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Description of the issue:
In Brave for Android, I’ve enabled “Clear data on exit.” Despite this, after exiting, when I relaunch Brave, it shows the tab that was active when I exited last. It also keeps all the tabs that were open when I exited last. It does, however, clear the URLs in History.
How can this issue be reproduced?
- In Brave, Settings > Brave Shields & Privacy
- Enable ‘Clear data on exit’.
- Open some URLs in separate tabs.
- Tap Exit in the main menu.
- Launch Brave.
Brave shows the tab that was active when last exited. All the tabs that were open when exited are also be available.
If ‘Clear data on exit’ is enabled, then all open tabs must be cleared upon exit. The next launch should show the home page set in Settings > Home Page.
Brave Version( check
Brave 1.56.16, Chromium 115.0.5790.138
Mobile Device details
Android 13; Build/TQ3A.230705.001