Cookies

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How do I turn on cookies in Internet Explorer?

On a PC

From your browser, go to:

  1. Tools --> Internet Options.
  2. Click on the Security settings Tab.
  3. Make sure that the slider is set for medium.
  4. If it is set on custom you can click the "Default Settings" button to reset these to the "medium" setting.
  5. Click OK.

On a Macintosh

From your browser, go to:

  1. Edit --> Preferences.
  2. Double click on the "receiving files" item in the left window..
  3. Single click on the sub-item named cookies.
  4. In the right window, select the drop down menu item named "never ask" or "ask for each site" (in which case you will have to accept the cookies when prompted).
  5. Click OK.

How do I turn on cookies in Firefox?

PC and MAC

From your browser, go to:

  1. Tools --> Options.
  2. Click on the 'Privacy' tab.
  3. Tick the box for [x] Allow sites to accept all Cookies.
  4. Click OK.

On a Macintosh

From your browser, go to:

  1. Firefox --> Preferences.
  2. Click on the 'Privacy' tab.
  3. Tick the box for [x] Allow sites to accept all Cookies.
  4. Close the preferences dialog box.

How do I turn on cookies in Netscape/Mozilla?

PC and MAC

From your browser, go to:

  1. Edit --> Preferences.
  2. Click on "advanced" in the left window
  3. (Netscape6: double-click) (Netscape 6.1: double click "Privacy and Security" option).
  4. Netscape6: click on the sub-menu item named "cookies".
  5. Select the "accept all cookies option" in the right window.
  6. Click OK.

Deleting Cookies

If you are sure your browser supports cookies and you have them turned on, you may need to delete your old cookies in order to browse our site.

A website called About Cookies has a good HowTo with instructions for lots of browsers on how to delete cookies.

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