How To Enable Cookie: Good day! Hope you are good? This HowTo9ja article has one simple goal, that is to tutor you on how to enable cookies on all your browsers,
browsers like Chrome for mobile device and pc, your safari browser for the iOS and Mac Os family, Internet Explorer and Firefox browser.
Cookies are a very essential part of the internet today, it could save you a lot of stress and make your surfing of the internet very easy.
What Are Cookies
Cookies are data pieces stored in your browser that help your browser remember stuff like your usernames, your passwords, and your choices on certain websites, cookies could also store your card details.
By default on iPhones and iPads, your cookies are auto enabled for your firefox and chrome browser and apps! It can’t be turned off, a good thing thou knowing how serious Apple takes security.
How To Enable Cookies On Chrome
This section, I’ll show you how to enable cookies across all chrome versions, chrome for your android, pc and iOS devices.
How To Allow Cookies On Chrome Desktop Browser
Step 1: Locate and open your chrome browser
Step 2: Click the options menu it looks like this ⋮ (three vertical dots). A drop-down menu comes up.
Step 3: Locate and click on “Settings” Chrome opens a new tab containing the Settings page.
Step 4: Scroll down till you see Advance. The Advance stands for “Advanced Settings“. Clicking this opens more Settings options.
Step 5: Scroll to “Privacy and Security” then look for “Site Settings” and click it.
Step 6: You should see “Cookies” select this.
Step 7: Click and switch on the grey option which reads “Allow Sites to Save and Read cookies data(recommended)” this then turns blue.
If you meet the “Allow…..” Option in Blue, know Cookies are enabled on your browser already.
How To Permit Cookie On Chrome Android Browser
Step 1: Open your chrome browser for Android.
Step 2: Tab on the vertical dots ⋮ at the top right corner of your screen, the drop-down menu comes up here.
Step 3: Scroll till you see the “Settings” options which are at the bottom of the chromes drop-down menu.
Step 4: Step 3 leads you to a Settings page, on this page scroll down till you see the “Advanced” option, there you’ll see an option called “Site Settings” click on it.
Step 5: The “Cookies” option should be at the top of your page. If under the cookie option you see “Blocked” then proceed, of you see “Allowed” Cookies are already enabled.
Step 6: By default the “Cookies” switch is grey, click on it to enable it, it will turn blue.
How To Enable Cookie For Chrome On iPad and iPhone
By default, cookies for chrome browser on your iPad and iPhone is on, so all you can do here is go 😉 and the cookies settings can’t be altered.
How To Enable Cookie On Firefox
Firefox browser is available for both Android and Desktop, this section will teach the different steps to allow a cookie on firefox browser.
How To Authorize Cookie On Firefox For Desktop
Step 1: Click on your firefox icon to launch your firefox browser.
Step 2: Click on the vertical lines, they look like this ☰ and is found on the top right corner of your Firefox screen, this opens a drop-down menu.
Step 3: Locate and click on Options, this will open the “Settings” page.
If you are trying to enable cookies with Firefox on your Mac and Linux computer, the settings option here is denoted as “Preference”.
Step 4: Select the “Privacy & Security” tab. This tab is on the left side of your page.
Step 5: Go beneath the “History” section at the middle of the page and click on “Firefox will” dropdown box. A drop-down menu appears.
Step 6: Click on “Use Custom Settings For History” still on the drop-down menu and in the “History” section.
Step 7: Check the “Accept Cookies From Website” box. This will enable cookies for your Firefox browser.
If you get it checked, know your browser has been accepting cookies.
How To License Cookies For Firefox On Android
Step 1: Open your firefox android app
Step 2: Select the three vertical dots ⋮ at the top right part of your screen, a drop-down menu will show.
Step 3: Tap on “Settings“. This option can be found at the bottom part of your drop-down menu, this in turns opens your setting page.
Step 4: Tap on Privacy this is in the middle of the page.
Step 5: You should see “Cookies” by now, if not scan until you see it, then choose it. A pop-up window opens.
Step 6: TAP ENABLE. You’ve just enabled Firefox to store cookies.
Firefox just like chrome by default allows cookies on your iPhone and iPad.
How To Enable Cookies For Safari
Safari browser is available for iOS and Mac OS devices tutorial.
How To Let Cookies On Safari For PC
Step 1: Launch your Safari browser from your Mac.
Step 2: The safari menu is at the top left corner of your screen, it is denoted by “Safari” it opens a drop-down menu.
Step 3: Select “Preferences…” This will open the ‘Preference’ window
Step 4: Click on the “Privacy” tab. It looks like a human palm.
Step 5: Navigate to the “Cookies and website data” section and Untick the box which says “Block All Cookies“. This now permits cookies on your safari browser.
How To Validate Cookies On Your Safari For iPhone/iPad
Step 1: Open your iPhone’s “Settings” by selecting the “Setting App Icon”
Step 2: Scroll down till you find your Safari browser’s icon then launch it. This will open your Safari browser’s settings menu.
Step 3: Navigate by scrolling down until you see “Privacy & Security“. This is towards the end of the menu.
Step 4: You’ll see a green switch at the right part of your screen which reads “Block All Cookies“. Tapping this will turn it’s color to white, this signifies that Cookies are enabled.
How To Enable Cookies On Microsoft Edge(Desktop)
Step 1: Locate and launch your Microsoft Edge browser.
Step 2: Click on the horizontal dots ⋯ at the top right-hand corner. This opens a drop-down menu
Step 3: Scroll down till you see ‘Settings’ click this. It will open the settings menu on the right-hand side.
Step 4: Select “Privacy & Security”
Step 5: Scroll down till you find “Cookies” drop-down box then click it, a drop-down menu opens.
Step 6: Click on “Don’t Block Cookies“. This then authorizes your browser to store cookies.
How To Enable Cookies On Internet Explorer (Desktop)
Step 1: Locate and launch your “Internet Explorer” app.
Step 2: Click on “Settings“. It is represented by a gear-shaped icon at the upper right-hand corner of your IE window.
Step 3: At the top of the drop-down menu, click on “Internet Options“. it sometimes takes a while to get clickable.
Step 4: Select the “Privacy” tab. This is at the top of the Internet options.
Step 5: At the far right corner of “Settings” locate and click on “Advance” this opens the Settings pop-up window.
You’ll see two boxes denoted by “First-party cookies” and “Third-party cookies” check both boxes. If you found them check, leave them like that and go to step 6.
Step 6: Tick the “Always Allow Session Cookies“. This should be found near the middle of the Advanced settings window. If you find it check too, leave it.
Step 7: Scroll down and click on “Apply” then “Ok” to confirm your “Cookie” settings.
If you didn’t have to choose any settings here, just close the window.
How To Enable Cookie On Opera Mini
Although it is losing fame, Opera Mini is still a browser to reckon with. This section teaches how to enable or disable cookies on your opera mini browser.
How To Permit Cookies On Your Opera Mini For Android
Step 1: Open your Opera Mini browser.
Step 2: Tap on the Opera logo at the lower right side of your screen. A small menu opens.
Step 3: Select the gear ⚙️ option which is “Settings” for opera mini.
Step 4: Scroll down till you get to the “Advance” option then click it.
Step 5: You should see the “Cookie” option, Select It.
Step 6: By default, it is “Enabled” here you can enable or disable opera mini cookies.
How To Sanction Cookies On Opera Web Browser For Desktop
Step 1: Launch your Opera Web Browser
Step 2: Click on the “Tools” menu
Step 3: Navigate and click on “Preference” option.
Step 4: Go to “Advance” section then go to the “Cookie” section.
Step 5: Click on any of these two options “Accept cookies only from the site I visit” or “Accept cookies”.
Step 6: Make sure you untick the “Delete new cookies when exiting“.
Step 7: Click on “Ok“.
How To Enable Cookies On Netscape 7.x
Thou this browser has been discontinued, you still have the option for that.
Step 1: Launch your Netscape browser
Step 2: Click on “Edit Menu” a drop-down opens
Step 3: Click on “Preferences” this opens a new window.
Step 4: In the left part of your screen, hover your mouse around “Privacy & Security” then click on “Cookies“.
Step 5: Below the Cookie Acceptance policy, you either check the cookie box or enable the cookie. Here you can either Enable All cookies or Enable based on policy settings.
If you enable it based on policy settings, you should click on “View” and ensure the level is at low or medium.
Step 6: Save your preferred changes by clicking “Ok“.
How To Enable Cookies On UC Browser
This section teaches how to enable and disable Cookies on your UC Web Browser
How To Allow Cookies On UC Browser For Desktop
Step 1: Launch your UC Browser
Step 2: Locate your ‘Tools‘ menu, click it.
Step 3: Select ‘Internet Options‘
Step 4: Click on the ‘Privacy‘ tab.
Step 5: Locate and select the “Advanced” Settings.
Step 6: Check the box next to “Always Allow Session Cookies”
And you are done, save your settings if you see an option to save or exit.
How To Enable Cookie In UC Browser/Mini On Android
By default, UC browser allows cookies on your android device, if you wish to clear your cookies, follow this instruction.
Step 1: Launch your UC Browser (Both UC Mini and UC browser have the same settings)
Step 2: Click on the three vertical lines ☰ in the middle part of your screen’s bottom.
Step 3: A menu pops up, click on the gear icon at the lower left of the menu.
Step 4: Scroll till you see “Clear Records” then select “Cookies” and Clear them.
I hope I was able to help you?
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