A cookie is a small data packet that is sent from a website that is stored in a web browser in a device while browsing the specific website. The each time a user will open that web site back, the cookie will be sent back to the web site in order to notify the user activity. These can be understood as a means to record the user information in more simpler words. Cookies can even store your username and password and each and every content that you enter and thus there is a great need to keep them enabled in your system’s web browser.
How do i Enable Cookies on my Computer Browser
1. Open up The Web Browser:-
In order to enable cookies in your computer, you will first of all need to open up the browser that you are using. Let it be the default Microsoft Internet explorer, Let it be the Mozilla Firefox or let it be the Google chrome. Approximately all the web browsers can be made enabled with cookies going to the settings of web browser.
2. Go to The Settings:-
Now when you have opened the web browser, You will simply need to open up the settings of your browser. You will find a gear in the web browser that will open up the browser settings and the cookies option is mainly found in the privacy settings. The procedure for some commonly used browsers has been explained by me in the further points.
3. Enabling Cookies In Microsoft Internet Explorer:-
In order to enable cookies in Microsoft Internet Explorer, You will first of all need to go to the Tools menu and then click on the” internet options“ menu item. You have to open up the privacy tab after it and in this tab you will need to enable up the cookies in browser by clicking on the “Enable” option.
4. Enabling Cookies In Mozilla:-
In order to enable cookies in Mozilla Firefox, You will need to go to the “tools” option, then click on the privacy tab, then custom settings and you can enable the cookies here. This works with almost all the browsers of Mozilla.
5. Enabling Cookies In Google Chrome:-
In the case of Google Chrome web browser, You will first of all need to choose ”Options” on the customize and control” menu and then open the “Under the bonnet” tab. In this tab you will need to go to the privacy section and then you can enable cookies after going in it and making the desired changes with cookies.
6. Frequently Asked Questions?
A question most frequently asked by people about cookies is that why do they need to enable cookies? Well let me tell you that when cookies are disabled, some websites are not able to work properly and you need to enter the information each and every time when you log in or make transactions etc and thus there is great need to keep cookies enabled with the system’s browser to avoid this situation.