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How to remove cookies

Internet Explorer 6 and earlier

Select "Tools"
Select "Internet Options".
Open the "General" tab.
Click the "Delete cookies" button.
Click OK.

Internet Explorer 7

Select "Tools"
Select "Internet Options".
Open the "General" tab.
In "Browsing history" area click the "Delete" button.
In "Delete browsing history" window click "Delete cookies" button and then click "Yes".
Click Close and then click OK.

Internet Explorer 8

Select "Tools"
Select "Internet Options".
Open the "General" tab.
In "Browsing history" area click the "Delete" button.
In "Delete browsing history" window select "Cookies" option and then click "Delete".

Internet Explorer 9

Select "Tools"
Select "Internet Options".
Open the "General" tab.
In "Browsing history" area click the "Delete" button.
In "Delete browsing history" window select "Cookies" option and then click "Delete".

Firefox 4

Open the 'Tools' menu and select 'History' -> Clear Recent History.
Put the check mark for 'Cookies' option and click 'Clear Now'.

Firefox 3

Select "Tools"
Select "Options".
Select "Privacy".
In Private area click "Clear Now".
In "Clear Private Data" window put the check mark for "Cookies" and click "Clear Private Data Now".
Click OK.

Firefox 2

Select "Tools"
Select "Options".
Select "Privacy".
In Private area click "Clear Now".
In "Clear Private Data" window put the check mark for "Cookies" and click "Clear Private Data Now".
Click OK.

Firefox 1

Select "Tools"
Select "Options".
Select "Privacy".
Open "Cookies" tab and click "Clear Cookies Now".
Click OK.

Opera 11

Click 'Menu' button in the top-left corner of the Opera browser
Select 'Settings' -> Delete private data
Click the "Detailed Options" button
Select 'Delete all cookies' option.
Click "Delete".

Opera 10

Open the Tools menu.
Select Delete private data
Click the "Details" button
Select Delete cookies.
Click "Delete".

Opera 9

Open the Tools menu.
Select Delete private data
Click the "Details" button
Select Delete cookies.
Click "Delete".

Opera 8

Open the Tools menu.
Select Preferences to open Dialog box.
Open the Advanced tab.
Select "Cookies".
Click the "Manage Cookies" button.
Select one or more cookies you want to delete and click the "Delete" button.

Netscape 8

Select Tools -> Options.
Select "Privacy".
Click the "Clear" button next to "Cookies" area.
If you want to delete certain cookies, click the "View cookies" button. Select one or more cookies you want to delete and click the "Remove" button.
Click OK

Netscape 7

Click the Tools menu and choose Cookie Manager
Choose Manage Stored Cookies from the submenu. The Cookie Manager window opens with a list of all the cookies stored on your computer.
Select one or more cookies and click Remove Cookie, or click Remove All Cookies.
Click OK.

Safari

Open the Preferences dialog box by clicking "Safari" > "Preferences".

When the dialog box appears, click the "Security" icon. Click the "Show Cookies" button at the bottom of the second grouping of preferences labeled "Accept Cookies."

A second dialog box will appear showing a list of all the "Cookies" stored currently stored in your copy of Safari. From this box, you can select the "Cookies" you would like to delete.

Highlight the "Cookies" you want to delete. Once selected, click the "Remove" button in the lower left to remove your selections.

You can also click the "Remove All" button at the bottom of the box to eliminate all the "Cookies" in your list.

Click "Done" at the bottom of the box when you have removed your preferred "Cookies."

Click the red circle in the upper left corner of the Preferences box to close it.

Google Chrome

Click the spanner icon in the toolbar.

Click on Under the Bonnet on the left hand menu.

Click on the Clear Browsing Data button in the top of the main screen area.

Select 'Delete cookies and other site and plug-in data' and press the Clear browsing data button.

Enable Do Not Track in various browsers

"Do Not Track" is a preference that users can set in web browsers to inform websites that they do not want to be tracked, which may help protect them against forms of tracking on the web. Currently, IE9, IE8, and Firefox support various methods of tracking protection.

Today, there is no single definition of what it means to be 'tracked', so expressing a preference does not guarantee users that they will be able to block all web sites and content that they may view as being associated with tracking behaviour.

Users should consider which method of tracking protection is most effective for them.