Firefox - Removing Temporary Internet Files and Cookies

Firefox for Windows

  1. Open Firefox and left-click the "Firefox" button in the top left-hand corner of the window.
  2. Left-click "History" in the menu, and left-click "Clear Recent History" in the second menu.
  3. In the dialog box, left-click the pull-down menu for "Time range to clear" and left-click "Everything."
  4. Make sure the check boxes for "Cookies" and "Cache" are checked. Leave everything else unchecked if you do not want it deleted. When you are ready, left-click "Clear Now." All temporary internet files and cookies have been deleted.


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Firefox for Mac

  1. Left-click the "Tools" menu on the top of the screen, then left-click "Clear Recent History..."
    Firefox Mac Tools - Clear Recent History
  2. In the dialog box, left-click the pull-down menu for "Time range to clear" and left-click "Everything."
    Firefox Mac Clear History - Everything
  3. Make sure the check boxes for "Cookies" and "Cache" are checked. Leave everything else unchecked if you do not want it deleted. When you are ready, left-click "Clear Now." All temporary internet files and cookies have been deleted.
    Firefox Mac Clear Cookies and Cache


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