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how do i clear old history but leaving the recent eg clear one month ago and older but leave the more recent history

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I don't clear my history because i don't want to loose the most recent in case i have to go back to it, but firefox does not seem to allow this.

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Hello,

I'm afraid that clearing old history but keeping recent history is impossible. You can only do the opposite: clearing recent history, but keeping old history. This can be done through the 'Forget' button.

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maybe Mozilla geniuses can fix this issue.

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You can clear older history in the History Manager. Type a common character like a colon (:) in the search bar and start selecting links from the bottom up and press the Delete key to remove the selected links.

You can use Shift + Page Up to select more items at the time.

Modified by cor-el

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Expire history by days {web link} Allows to expire history older than a fixed amount of days.