ANDROID users around the world have been encouraged to simply delete their web data to prevent them from being tracked online.
Cookies and caches can be useful for things like keeping you signed in to your account so you don’t have to sign back in and remembering preferences.
But they are also used to serve personalized ads, which can be frustrating if the same type of product is repeatedly pushed your way just because of one gratuitous search you made. .
Not only that, the special cache cache can accumulate quite a bit of data overtime so it’s well worth clearing it regularly to clean up your phone a bit.
The process for removing them varies depending on the web browser you use.
Clear cookies and cache on Chrome
Most people use the Chrome browser on Android.
To clear cookies and cache, open settings and select History.
Find Clear access data.
Tick Cookies and site dataas Cached images and files.
At the top you can select a time range, but if you want to clear them all, set it to Anytime.
When you’re ready, press delete data at the bottom.
Clear cookies and cache on Samsung Internet
If you are one of the millions of people who use Samsung smartphones, you are probably using their own web browser.
From the app, tap Option button followed by Setting.
Find Personal data and choose Clear browsing data.
Select Cookies and site dataas Cached images and files.
Then touch Delete data.
Clear cookies and cache on Firefox
If you are using Firefox, follow these steps.
Start by tapping Than next to the address bar and go to Setting.
Find Clear browsing data.
Selection Cookie and Cached images and filesand you go.
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