borderline OT fireox question

William A. Mahaffey III wam at hiwaay.net
Thu Jul 14 04:09:00 UTC 2016


On 07/13/16 17:27, Ralf Mardorf via freebsd-questions wrote:
> If you go into   about:config   searches   google   and removes all
> URLs, the Google search still tracks everything you type.
>
> If you click the search icon and unchecks "Provide search suggestions",
> then you only get suggestions based on your search history.
>
> However, click the search icon and "Change Search Settings".
>
> Add  Startpage   and make it the default. It's using Google, but
> provides better privacy.
>
> With "Provide search suggestions" enabled or disabled, you only get
> suggestions based on your search history.
> _______________________________________________
> freebsd-questions at freebsd.org mailing list
> https://lists.freebsd.org/mailman/listinfo/freebsd-questions
> To unsubscribe, send any mail to "freebsd-questions-unsubscribe at freebsd.org"
>

OK, but where is that history kept, & how do they associate past & 
current searches ?

-- 

	William A. Mahaffey III

  ----------------------------------------------------------------------

	"The M1 Garand is without doubt the finest implement of war
	 ever devised by man."
                            -- Gen. George S. Patton Jr.



More information about the freebsd-questions mailing list