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'''Firefox 3.5 and above'''
 
'''Firefox 3.5 and above'''
  
You can clear your Firefox cache, cookies, and history by
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You can clear your Firefox cache, cookies, and history by:
 
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# Clicking on the '''Tools''' menu
 
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# Select '''Clear Recent History'''
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'''Firefox 3.5 and above for Mac'''
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Revision as of 14:03, 5 April 2010

Firefox 2 and 3

You can clear your Firefox cache, cookies, and history by

  1. Clicking on the Tools menu
  2. Selecting Clear Private Data
  3. Selecting everything except saved passwords (unless you would like them cleared)
  4. Clicking on Clear Private Data Now



Firefox 3.5 and above

You can clear your Firefox cache, cookies, and history by:

  1. Clicking on the Tools menu
  2. Select Clear Recent History
  3. Select a time range to delete items. It is recommended you select Everything
  4. Click The Details Drop Down Menu
  5. Click on desired things to delete. You will usually just need cache and cookies.



Firefox 3.5 and above for Mac

You can clear your Firefox cache, cookies, and history by:

  1. With Firefox open, select the Firefox menu at the top left
  2. Select Preferences
  3. Select Privacy
  4. Here you can choose to delete cache, cookies, and history. Usually you will only need cache and cookies.