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How do I delete previously entered items from Google Chrome Omnibox?
Chrome: remove URL from autocomplete which doesn't show up in history?

How can I delete an URL from Chrome's Omnibox suggestions?

The URLs won't be deleted even if I clear my entire browsing history. I've also tried deleting the "History Provide Cache" file, but to no avail.

Any suggestions?

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marked as duplicate by Dennis, iglvzx, avirk, Sathya Jun 21 '12 at 5:40

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Follow the next steps:

  • Clear the omnibar
  • Start writing the address that gives you the unwanted history item
  • As soon as the history item apears below the omnibar use the down arrow to select it
  • Press Shift+Del (or Fn+Shift+Del if on a Mac)
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No. It is Shift + Del. Look at the edit I've made. –  criziot Jun 21 '12 at 1:42
    
At the address bar. –  criziot Jun 21 '12 at 1:47
    
What Chrome version are you using? I rewrite the answer. –  criziot Jun 21 '12 at 1:52
    
@criziot I can confirm this solution. Thank you for clarifying your steps. –  iglvzx Jun 21 '12 at 1:53
    
@criziot: I'm not sure if this is what the OP was talking about, but I'm incredibly grateful for this answer. –  Dennis Jun 21 '12 at 1:57
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