How to Remove Cookies from Your System for All Browser Types

If you find this useful please share it!



 

Cookies. Everyone has them. And everyone wants to know how to get rid of them. While for some browsers it’s fairly obvious and straight-forward, for others it’s not so much. Here’s how to remove cookies from those browsers.

So, without further ado, here is a list of how to remove cookies from the top five non-IE browsers (for how to remove cookies under IE, see our post How to Get Rid of Unwanted Cookies from Internet Explorer).

For Windows Mozilla, go to the tools menu and select “Cookie Manager”. Then select “Manage Stored Cookies”.
At that point you will be able to remove any or all cookies from the list.


 
(Article continues below)
Get notified of new Internet Patrol articles for free!
Or Read Internet Patrol Articles Right in Your Inbox!
as Soon as They are Published! Only $1 a Month!

Imagine being able to read full articles right in your email, or on your phone, without ever having to click through to the website unless you want to! Just $1 a month and you can cancel at any time!
How to Remove Cookies from Your System for All Browser Types

For Windows Netscape Navigator version 7 or higher, go to the tools menu, and select “Cookie Manager”. Then, as with Windows Mozilla, select “Cookie Manager”, and edit your cookies from there.

For Windows Opera, select “Files” from the toolbar. Then click on “Delete Private Data”, and delete the cookies you want to remove.

For Macintosh Safari, go to preferences, and click on “security”. Then click on the “show cookies” button, select the cookies which you want to banish, and then click on the “delete” button.


 

For Internet Explorer for OS X, go to preferences, select “Receiving Files”, and then select “Cookies”. Highlight the cookies you want to expunge, and then press “delete”.

If you have a browser which is not listed above, you can find a complete list of cookie-removal instructions at
AboutCookies.org

No Paywall Here!
The Internet Patrol is and always has been free. We don't hide our articles behind a paywall, or restrict the number of articles you can read in a month if you don't give us money. That said, it does cost us money to run the site, so if something you read here was helpful or useful, won't you consider donating something to help keep the Internet Patrol free? Thank you!

How to Remove Cookies from Your System for All Browser Types

Get notified of new Internet Patrol articles!
People also searched for how to remove private information from cookies, private information may be stored in cookies, system cookies, private information may be stored in cookies on the system, system cookies clean up tools, delete private information stored in cookies, cookies on this system, cookies on system, xclear privateinformationstored in cookies on system, clearing private information from cookies

If you find this useful please share it!

1 Reply to “How to Remove Cookies from Your System for All Browser Types”

  1. For Mozilla Firefox, click Tools, Option. Select the Privacy Option.
    Scroll down to ‘Cookies’ on the right hand side, and click it. You can either just click clear to remove ALL cookies, or click ‘View Cookies’ to remove individual cookies.

    One nice thing about FireFox is that you can choose to have the cookies you remove individualy to be blocked in the future.

    Hope this helps too.

    Matt

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *