Cookies are small files stored on your computer when you visit websites. Cookies help make websites work more efficiently by storing information about your preferences. They also provide information about how you use our website and we use this information to try to improve your browsing experience.
Most browsers are set to automatically accept cookies. If you are using Microsoft’s Internet Explorer, Google Chrome, Mozilla Firefox or Safari can change your browser settings to block, restrict or delete cookies. Below is a guide on how to do this for each of the four browsers:
Microsoft Internet Explorer
Click the ‘Tools’ icon in the top right-hand corner and select Internet options at the bottom of the list. In the pop-up window, click on the Privacy tab on the top line. You can then adjust your Cookie settings by sliding the bar on the left hand side.
Click on the top right hand corner box with the three lines. Click on settings. At the bottom of the page click on the blue link “show advanced settings”. Under the Privacy header click on Content settings and adjust Cookies settings.
From the drop-down menu in the top left-hand corner select ‘Options’. In the pop-up window, select the ‘Privacy’ tab. From here you can adjust your cookie settings.
From the ‘Settings’ drop-down menu in the top right-hand corner, select ‘Preferences’. Select the ‘Security’ tab and from here you can adjust your cookie settings.