Internet Explorer - Clear Cache & Cookies

This document explains how to clear the cache and cookies in Internet Explorer.
 




Internet Explorer 8
 

  1. Select Tools > Internet Options.

    ie options

     
  2. Click on the General tab and then the Delete... button.

    ie general page

     
  3. Make sure to uncheck Preserve Favorites website data and check both Temporary Internet Files and Cookies then click Delete.

    ie delete history







 

Internet Explorer 9, 10, & 11

 
  1. Select Tools (via the Gear Icon) > Safety > Delete browsing history....

    NOTE: You can also access this menu by holding Ctrl + Shift + Delete.


    ie9 menu options

     
  2. Make sure to uncheck Preserve Favorites website data and check both Temporary Internet Files and Cookies then click Delete.

    ie9 delete history menu

     
  3. You will get a confirmation at the bottom of the window once it has successfully cleared your cache and cookies.

    ie9 delete confirmation
     

 

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