Removing a Google Search Result

There may be times where a Google Search result shows a link to a page that has been taken down and the results page still shows unwanted text. To correct this, follow the steps below:


Complete the process outlined at:

  • Go to Step 2 Take Action>Get information off Google Search results> I don’t control the webpage>Remove outdated content tool (Please note you will have to have a Google or Gmail account to complete this process)
  •  You will need to clear cache on your browser to no longer see the site or the Google search results

You will receive a message that you have been granted a temporary removal while the permanent request is being reviewed by Google. The owner of the site will receive a communication about the request and the opportunity to deny it.



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