What can I do to stop, clear, or delete cookies being installed on my browser?

All web browsers enable you to set your cookie preferences before you start surfing. Quickly find out which browser you’re using to access the internet.

In Chrome:

Disable cookies:

  1. Go to 'Tools Menu'
  2. Click on 'Options'
  3. Click on 'Under the Hood'
  4. 'Cookie Setting' should be selected. Once done select 'Block all Cookies'
  5. Now all cookies should be blocked on your Google Chrome

Clear existing cookies:

  1. Go to 'Tools Menu'
  2. Click on 'Options'
  3. Click on 'Under the Hood'
  4. Under 'Privacy' section select "Show Cookies'
  5. A new window should open called 'Cookies' In here you can see all the cookies within your Google Chrome Browser.
  6. Click on "Remove All" to remove all traces of cookies
  7. If you wish to only remove a certain cookie, simply highlight and click "Remove"

In Firefox:

Disable cookies (for Firefox 2.0+ / 3.0+ / 4.0+/):

  1. Go to 'Tools' in the menu bar
  2. Click on 'Options'
  3. Click on 'Privacy Tab'
  4. Disable the box that says 'Accept Cookies From sites'

Clear existing cookies:

  1. Go to 'Tools' in the menu bar
  2. Click on 'Options'
  3. Click on 'Privacy Tab'
  4. Click on "Clear Now"
  5. Select "Cookies"
  6. Click on "Clear Private Data Now"

This procedure will stop sites from installing cookies on your firefox browser.