Monday, January 19, 2009

How to enable cookies

In this section i am going to discuss about browser support how to enable cookies in browser.Web sites like and others require that cookies be enabled. To specify how your browser should handle cookies, follow the instructions below for your web browser version:

1. Select the Internet Options option from the View menu.
2. Click on the Advanced tab and scroll down to the Security option, and select Cookies.
3. Click on the appropriate radio button to enable cookies.
4. Click OK.

Windows Internet Explorer 5

1. On the Tools menu, select Internet Options.
2. Click on the Security tab, select Internet and then click on Custom Level...
3. Scroll down to the Cookies section and, under Allow cookies that are stored on your comptuer, click to select Enable.
4. Click OK and OK again.

Windows Internet Explorer 6

1. In Internet Explorer, on the Tools menu, click Internet Options.
2. Click the Privacy tab, and then click Advanced.
3. Move the slider up or down to select the level of security.
4. In addition to using the slider, you can override cookie handling clicking the Advanced Privacy Settings window and checking the box marked Override automatic cookie handling.
5. Click Accept.
6. Click Always allow session cookies.
7. Click OK and OK again.

Macintosh Internet Explorer 4.x and higher

1. On the Edit menu, choose Preferences.
2. Click to expand Receiving Files. Click Cookies.
3. Next to When receiving cookies:, choose Never ask from the drop-down list.
4. Click OK.

Netscape 4.x for Windows and Macintosh

1. Select Preferences from the Edit menu.
2. Select Advanced.
3. Select Accept all cookies.
4. Click OK.

Netscape 6.x and 7.x for Windows and Macintosh

1. Select Preferences from the Edit menu.
2. Expand the Privacy & Security category in the Preferences window.
3. From the list of options, select the Cookies subcategory.
4. Select the option labeled Enable all cookies on the right.
5. Click OK.

Opera for Windows

1. Click the File menu and select Preferences and then Privacy.
2. Set Opera to "Automatically accept all cookies and "Accept from all servers" .
3. Make sure cookies aren't blocked under "Edit server filters..." .


1. Open the Edit menu and select Preferences.
2. Under the Privacy & Security category, choose Cookies.
3. Click the radio button next to "Enable all cookies".
4. If you want to be notified when a web site tries to set a cookie, select "Warn me before storing a cookie."