This is a discussion on Re: How Do I Really Clear Browsing History? - Mozilla ; On Nov 25, 9:41*am, Virtual Guy wrote: > David McRitchie wrote: > > > >> It looks like this was related to the Back/Forward problem I reported > >> in > >> http://groups.google.com/group/mozil...browse_thread/ ..... > > >> Before, when I ...
On Nov 25, 9:41*am, Virtual Guy
> David McRitchie wrote:
> >> It looks like this was related to the Back/Forward problem I reported
> >> in
> >> Before, when I cleared my history, I really was continuing to see my
> >> full history in the auto-complete list, not just bookmarks. Now that
> >> I've deleted my profile and created a new one, the address box is
> >> working as you describe.
> > If you create a new profile then you have a no bookmarks, and no
> > yellow stars representing bookmarks in your History, and in fact *you
> > have no history.
> > At least you're learning something about finding/deleting/creating new
> > profiles. * You can *have multiple *profiles, *you don't *actually need
> > to delete a profile.
> > While you are hot on profiles, and *just in case you are on Windows and
> > really did have a problem in your profile with hidden files, read-only
> > bits, which *I don't really see that you did, *you might check out these
> > pages.
> > * *http://www.mvps.org/dmcritchie/firefox/profile.htm
> > * *http://kb.mozillazine.org/Profile
> > * *http://kb.mozillazine.org/Profile_folder_-_Firefox
> > * *http://kb.mozillazine.org/Transferri...file_-_Firefox
> > * *http://support.mozilla.com/en-US/kb/profile
> Is the URL bar also considered a form field? Do URLs get stored with
> form fill data?
No, not quite. If you type a partial URL and then select it from the
drop down list that partially typed text is stored in another table
within places.sqlite. But it's not stored as form data.