How to Delete Flash Cookies

Adobe Flash stores information on your local computer similar to cookies that you may want to delete for security or privacy reasons. Flash cookies will reveal the names of websites where you have watched internet videos and contain other personal information you may not wish to maintain. This article will explain how to remove the cookies.

Steps

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    Go to "Website Storage Settings panel" available on the Macromedia website:
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    If the box for "Never Ask Again" is checked, uncheck it.
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    If you wish to delete all your flash cookies, select "Delete all sites". And follow the prompts.
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    If you only wish to remove one flash cookie, scroll down the list of options and select the specific website and press "Delete Website".

Warnings

  • Deleting cookies can cause some inconveniences for you. For example, websites that use Flash (such as Pandora, YouTube, etc.) will log you out and force you to log in again.

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Categories: Basic Computer Skills