This tutorial will show you how to remove “Recently viewed products” block in Magento.
Log into your hosting cPanel and navigate to File manager:
You should navigate to app/design/frontend/tm_themes/themeXXX/layout directory, where XXX is your actual theme number, find local.xml file and click Edit icon:
Insert this code inside <reference name="left">
Click Save button to save changes:
Refresh the page to see the changes on your website.
Feel free to check the detailed video tutorial below: