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Sometimes, some things are better meant to be private and shouldn't be shown when others watch.

How can I remove individual auto-fill suggestions so that they don't re-appear?

I don't wish to remove them all because some auto-fill suggestions are handy to have...

Here is a quick example using the Ask Question button here, at least two questions don't belong there:

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Oh, for what it's worth, I found that screenshot amusing. – slhck Aug 17 '11 at 21:02
haha I'd re-add it if I could be anonymous. ;) – InquilineKea Aug 17 '11 at 21:03
Is this a bad time to point out that edit history is public? – grawity Aug 17 '11 at 21:32
Dang, missed it. – Moab Aug 17 '11 at 22:42
Your question is marked as too low quality, so I've added it again as it is a good example. If you really want it gone you should flag the question for moderator attention so that developers can nuke any reference to the image in question. Editing a question doesn't make you hide things on this site, especially not when users refer to it and people (of which you try to hide it) click to see it anyway when they want to. – Tom Wijsman Aug 18 '11 at 15:18
up vote 14 down vote accepted

Hover the mouse cursor over each one and press the specified key.

Most browsers: Del

Chrome: Shift + Del

Mac + Chrome: Fn + Shift + Del

In some browsers, this also works for removing history entries from the address bar.

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Thanks - that worked =) – InquilineKea Aug 17 '11 at 20:52

If [Shift + Del] or [Fn + Shift + Del] doesn't do it, there's another way to edit Autofill information in Chrome.

Click the Chrome menu (three horizontal bars at the far right of the browser toolbar), choose Settings, and then click Show advanced settings... at the bottom of the page.

Next, under the Passwords and forms heading, click Manage Autofill settings.

On the pop-up, double-click the item you want to edit.

On the second pop-up, hover over the info item you want to delete and click the X that appears to the right.

Finally, click OK to close the second pop-up and Done to close the first.

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