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i visited a porn site yesterday in private browsing and today i found it in memex :D

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Happy to tell you guys, that we fixed the problem. With the next update, in Firefox's Private Mode, no pages will be logged. :)

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Happy to tell you guys, that we fixed the problem. With the next update, in Firefox's Private Mode, no pages will be logged. :)

Hey Xiahua, 

Awesome you're so upfront about it, haha!

Which browser do you use? I assume Firefox?
We have not implemented automatic support for incognito mode in FF yet, but there is a workaround. 

Once you know you have a little "session" you can go and click the brain icon in the address bar. 
Then, there is the "Pause indexing" section, which allows you to disable your indexing for a set amount of minutes. So wherever you go in that session during that time, nothing will recorded. 

Just pick a time in the drop down, and then press the Pause icon,

Cheers, 
Oliver

OK, that's a workaround, but a weak one. You could forget to activate the pause or your secret activities take longer than you thought. Or you return to non-secret work quicker than you thought and lose things you'd like to have cached. Also, if I try to de-clutter my browser UI, removed the icon from the toolbar and only use the "w [search term]" way of searching, I have no way of activating the pause.

Private mode should be respected as private and leaving no trace.

In addition, please allow for selectively deleting pages from the index: https://worldbrain.helprace.com/i22-how-to-delete-stored-data

@Hel

yeah i agree its not a very strong workaround. Will ping you guys as soon as it's fixed. 

EDIT: Here is the corresponding issue I opened on Github: https://github.com/WorldBrain/Memex/issues/291