How to Clear Your Cache in Popular Browsers

Every once in a while, you might want to clear your web browser's history and cache. Clearing this data allows your browser to act quickly and efficiently. Follow the steps below to learn how!

Google Chrome

Please note that Google Chrome is the preferred browser for Informz.

Click the Menu icon in the upper right corner and navigate to More tools > Clear browsing data...

In the new window, check Cookies and other site and plugin data, and Cached images and files.

Click the Obliterate the following items from checkbox and select the beginning of time.

Click Clear browsing data.

Firefox

Click the Menu icon in the upper right corner and select History.

Select Clear Recent History

Click the Time Range to Clear dropdown list and select Everything.

Under Details check Browsing & Download History, Form & Search History, Cookies and Cache.

Internet Explorer (Version 11)

Click the Gear icon in the upper right corner and navigate to Safety > Delete browsing history...

Uncheck the Preserve Favorites website data checkbox. Check the Temporary Internet files and website files and the Cookies and website data checkboxes.

Click Delete.

Better than an Energy Drink

If you feel that your browser needs a performance boost, clearing your history and cache might be the right solution!