Clearing your web browser’s cache, cookies, and history may remove data such as the following:
- Saved passwords
- Address bar predictions
- Shopping cart contents, etc.
While you should clear your web browser’s cache, cookies, and history periodically in order to prevent or resolve performance problems, you may wish to record some of your saved information first.
Cookies are small data files that are transferred from a website to a user’s computer, tablet or mobile device’s hard drive. Cookies may store a variety of information, such as time stamps, popular pages, conversion rates, viewing patterns, click-through rates and much more. To learn how they are used and how to disable them visit NCMC Website Cookie details.
If you need to clear your cache, cookies, and history for troubleshooting purposes, but aren’t yet prepared to lose the content listed above, you may wish to consider using a private browsing window in your preferred browser as a temporary solution: