Description of the issue:
When setting Brave to clear history upon exit, then relaunching the browser, you can still see the some of the “recently closed” pages if you right click the application on the Windows Taskbar.
Steps to Reproduce (add as many as necessary): 1. 2. 3.
Go to Settings.
Click Privacy and Security
Click “Clear Browsing Data”
Click the “on exit” tab
Check all items
Open a several tabs and browse to different websites in each one.
Close some of the tabs
Right-click the Brave application bar on the Windows Task bar.
A few “recently closed” sites will appear.
Actual Result (gifs and screenshots are welcome!):
No recently closed sites should appear in the “recently closed” section of this menu if clear history on exit options are selected.
Reproduces how often:
Operating System and Brave Version(See the
About Brave page in the main menu):
Brave Version 1.18.70 Chromium: 87.0.4280.101 (Official Build) (64-bit)