Does your whole family share the same Amazon account?

If yes, I can imagine how often your personal or expensive purchases would have called for little family feuds. 

So, in the spirit of maintaining peace among families and helping you, my friend, in hiding your online shopping secrets from the world, I have concocted this article consisting of all the ways to hide your purchase history.

Hiding Amazon Orders: Follow These Steps

Step 1: Log in to your account.

Step 2: First click on the “Your Account” tab, then click “Improve Your Recommendations” in the “Personalization” box. Here you find a chronological series of your order history.

Step 3: Remove unwanted items from your purchase history. You can simply do so by ticking the box next to the item i.e. “Don’t use it for recommendation”.

Step 4: Now your preferences will be saved automatically. You can also edit your history. To do so, click “View and edit your browsing history” under the “Personalization” tab. Now you can delete any items that you want to remove from your history.  

How to Hide an Order on the Amazon App?

If, at the last moment, your purchase history is still accessible from your family Amazon account.

And, you really need to hide your orders from your family members, then you can get around this problem by following the process below.

The Amazon app won’t allow hiding your order but you can always manage your history.

Step 1: Head to Your Account icon, something like a human avatar or the profile picture for your family amazon account, via the Amazon app.

Step 2: This will open up your Account Page, here scroll down the page and look for, “Browsing History”. Click on it.

Step 3: Now, a new page will open up on your screen, here select, “Manage”. 

Step 4: Finally select, “Remove all items from view”, and switch off or on the button to hide your purchase history.

How to Hide anything from Browsing History on Amazon?

Even if you have hidden your purchase history on amazon, people going through browsing history can get an idea about your recent buy or ongoing online hunt. So, it will not be a bad idea to hide the concerned product from your browsing history, to save yourself from any future mishappenings.

Step 1: Head to your Account listing option on your account and open up the drop-down menu, and select, “Browsing History”.

Step 2: Now, look for the item that you want to delete from your browser history and select the “Remove From View” button for the respective product. 

Note: If you were buying a Christmas present for your whole family, and searched for 1000s of products, then it would be better to just delete all the items from the browsing history. For this, you can go to, “Manage History” at the top of your screen, and select, “Remove all items from view”.

How to find archived orders on Amazon website?

Step 1: Click on “Account & Lists” for your account.

Step 2: Select, “Archived Orders” to open up the list of archived articles.

How to find archived orders on the Amazon app?

Step 1: Open up the Amazon app.

Step 2: Select, “Account and Lists” from the menu.

Step 3: Then, select, “Your Orders”.

Step 4: Select, “Past Six Months”.

Step 5: Finally, just scroll down and look for, “Archived Orders” option, and select it to view archived orders.