The following table describes the different ways you can find recently visited webpages.
Return to the webpage you just left
Click the Back button.
View the history of webpages you've visited previously in Internet Explorer
Click the Favorites button, and then click the History tab. Click the site you want to visit.
The history listing can be sorted by date, site name, most frequently visited, or most recently visited by clicking the list that appears under the History tab.
Return to one of the webpages you visited during this session
Click the arrow to the right of the Forward button, and then select from the list to get back to a previously visited page.
Display the Favorites Center all the time
Return to web addresses that you've typed into the Address bar
Click the Show Address bar AutoComplete arrow at the end of the Address bar to display a list of web addresses that you have previously typed into the Address bar. You can also start typing and Internet Explorer will suggest matches.
Open your last browsing session
Click the Tools button, and then click Reopen Last Browsing Session.
Open tabs you've closed since starting Internet Explorer
Click the New Tab button, and then, under Reopen closed tabs, click the webpage you want to open.