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IE Saves search strings

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IE is saving the search strings I type in Input fields. if I go to google to search for food, when I type "Fo" I get a dropdown list from IE, saying "Fool", "Footware" ect.

How can I:
1) Delete the list
2) Turn off the IE feature, So its not showing the list
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tools > internet options > content tab > autocomplete.  turn it off.
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delete it from the same window
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In the IE Options, to delete whqats alreayd present, on the General Tab>Clear History.....
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Man I cant type today.....

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john, clear history will clear his address bar cached addresses, but will not clear forms.  win32 was referring to google form searches.
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Yes, I know it doesnt do that.... that was my mistake, missed the Forms based portion....

Thanks for clarifying..
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