Different browsers offer differing ways to configure your browser’s cookie settings.
Due to the wide range of differences among differing websites’ privacy policies, many browsers allow for universal privacy settings which users can choose from.
You can easily remove any cookies that have been created in the cookie folder of your browser. For example, if you are on Windows machine, here are the steps on how to use Windows Explorer to erase cookie files:
* Click on ‘Windows Explorer’
* Select the ‘Search’ button on the tool bar
* Enter “cookie” into the search box field for ‘Folders and Files’
* Choose ‘My Computer’ in the ‘Look In’ drop down menu
* Click on ‘Search Now’
* Select and open the folders that are retrieved
* Click to highlight any cookie file
* Click the ‘Delete’ key to erase the cookie file
There are a number of ways to manage cookies.You can clear cookies, prevent cookies, delete cookies and enable cookies at your will and for different circumstances.If you use different computers in different locations you will need to ensure that each browser is adjusted to suit your cookie preferences.If you don’t have Windows Explorer, click the “Help” function on your “Start” button and enter “cookies” to search for information on how to locate the folder.
Click on the link for your browser below to get information on how to prevent or clear cookies from being created on your particular browser.
Netscape Navigator 3.0
Firefox 2.0+ / 3.0+ / 4.0+/8.0+
Internet Explorer 3.0
Internet Explorer 4.0
Internet Explorer 5.0+
Internet Explorer (IE) 7.0+
Internet Explorer (IE) 8.0+
Internet Explorer (IE) 9.0+
Internet Explorer (IE) 11.0+
Alternatively, you can control some 3rd party cookies by using a privacy enhancement platform such as optout.aboutads.info or youronlinechoices.com. For more information about cookies, visit allaboutcookies.org.