Clear Cache & Cookies in IE8

Summary

  • Open Internet Explorer 8 and click on the Tools menu
  • Select Internet Options and go to the General tab
  • Click on Delete, make sure Cookies is checked, and click Delete
  • Restart Internet Explorer if needed for changes to take effect

Today, I will guide you through the process of clearing cache and cookies in IE8.

Overview of Steps for Clearing Cookies

  1. Open Internet Explorer 8
    • Click on the Tools menu in the top right corner of the browser window
    • Select Internet Options from the drop-down menu
  2. Clear Cookies
    • Under the General tab, find the Browsing History section
    • Click on the Delete button
    • Make sure the Cookies checkbox is selected
    • Click Delete to clear the cookies

Pre-Deletion: Exporting or Saving Cookies

To export or save cookies before deleting them in Internet Explorer 8, follow these steps:

– Open Internet Explorer 8 and click on the Tools menu.
– Select Internet Options from the drop-down menu.
– In the General tab, under Browsing history, click on Settings.
– In the Temporary Internet Files and History Settings window, click on View files.
– This will open a window with a list of all cookies stored on your computer.
– To save or export specific cookies, click on the cookie you want to save, then press Ctrl+C to copy it.
Paste the cookie into a text document or spreadsheet to save it for future use.
– Once you have saved the cookies you need, you can proceed to clear the cache and cookies in IE8 as usual.

Clearing Cookies in Internet Explorer 8

To clear cookies in Internet Explorer 8, follow these steps:

1. Click on the Tools menu in the top right corner of the browser window.
2. Select Internet Options from the drop-down menu.
3. In the General tab, under Browsing history, click on the Delete button.
4. Check the box next to Cookies and make sure the other options are unchecked.
5. Click Delete to remove the cookies from your browser.
6. You may need to restart Internet Explorer for the changes to take effect.

Additional Troubleshooting and Information

Issue Solution
Browser not responding after clearing cache and cookies Try restarting the browser and clearing cache and cookies again. If the issue persists, try resetting the browser settings.
Websites not loading properly after clearing cache and cookies Check if the website is experiencing any technical difficulties. Clear cache and cookies again and try accessing the website in a different browser.
Login information not saved after clearing cache and cookies Make sure that the browser settings allow for saving login information. If the issue persists, try disabling any browser extensions that may be interfering with the login process.
Browser crashing frequently after clearing cache and cookies Check for any updates available for the browser and install them. Clear cache and cookies again and monitor the browser for stability.

F.A.Qs

How do I clear Cookies and cache in ie8?

To clear Cookies and cache in IE8, you can navigate to Tools > Internet Options, then click on the General tab and select Delete. Make sure to uncheck Preserve Favorites website data and check Temporary Internet Files and Cookies before clicking Delete.

How do I delete Cookies in Internet Explorer?

To delete Cookies in Internet Explorer, you can go to the General tab of the Internet Properties dialog box and click on Delete under Browsing History. Then, click on Delete Cookies in the Delete Browsing History dialog box and confirm by clicking Yes in the Delete Cookies dialog box.

How do I clear the browser cache in Internet Explorer?

To clear the browser cache in Internet Explorer, you can click on the Tools drop-down menu and select Delete Browsing History from the Safety side-menu. In the window that opens, check the Temporary Internet Files and History checkbox and then click Delete.

How to clear browser cache on Windows 8?

To clear the browser cache on Windows 8, you can access the Developer Tools through the Tools menu. From there, navigate to the Cache section and select Clear Browser Cache. Confirm the clearing by clicking Yes when prompted.