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50 views

Is it possible for one browser to read/write cookies of another one?

I'm not looking for a way to synchronize cookies between browsers, this has been answered here. I'd like to know, if Chrome could read/write Firefox's cookies, with or without me realizing. (Or any ...
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0answers
47 views

Zombie cookies are apparently stored in different locations, inside a computer, common to all Web Browsers installed on that specific computer, right?

Zombie cookies are apparently stored in different locations, inside a computer, common to all Web Browsers installed on that specific computer, right? Does the same process works when someone is ...
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3answers
71 views

What is the easiest way to remove all session cookies for a particular site in Chrome? [duplicate]

Chrome doesn't seem to clear session cookies when I close my browser. I don't particularly mind this, but sometimes (particularly when testing something), it's useful to be able to clear them out. Is ...
2
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1answer
40 views

Chromium - Selective Cookie blocking doesn't work

I have a fresh install of Chromium Browser on Windows 7. Chromium Version 36.0.1926.0 (261698). I got to Settings -> Privacy -> Clear Browsing Data .. & clear all cookies from from the beginning ...
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2answers
244 views

disable ALL cookie warnings

What might be an effective way to universally block or auto-accept common cookie warning banners before the web browser shows them to the user? Eg. Does a userscript (Greasefire/Tampermonkey) exist ...
2
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2answers
72 views

Is it possible to access browsing history without permission?

It's kind of weird that whenever I search for something on Web or any other online retail store, etc for something, I soon see the very same as an advertisement on Facebook (The right side base). If ...
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1answer
212 views

how to block a specific cookie from a specific site [duplicate]

Relevant question, but does not answer my question: Firefox: how to block cookies by name, not by site? - This is too specific about Google Analytics I have started getting quite active on ...
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2answers
22 views

Remotely disable saved cookies/logins on gmail?

I just left my job (yay! freedom! money is for suckers) and realized I forgot to clear cookies on my PC. I can call an (ex) coworker and have them do it maybe, but I'd feel safter if it could be ...
2
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1answer
137 views

Which cookie is the Google's Two-Factor Authentication related cookie?

Every time I start up my browser (palemoon [i.e., firefox]) I have to use the two-factor auth to log in. I figure this is due to the fact that I have the browser clear cookies on exit, which I want, ...
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1answer
30 views

Why Cookies must be Allowed for “Not Script” Extension to work in Chrome?

I've been using "Not Scripts" v0.9.6 extension in Chromium browswer (currently v30.0.1599.101) from the last one month and found the extension extremely useful. However, after reading some tracking ...
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2answers
100 views

How to open multiple browsers without sharing cookies to each other? [duplicate]

I want to ask how can I open a browser (doesn't matter which to be honest, as long as it has the main features of each browser) multiple times without sharing the cookies and other stuff between each ...
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2answers
679 views

Separate Cookies Per Tab

I purchased a program that runs a .json script to purchase products from a specific website for me. The program automatically opens my browser. And I can also run multiple instances of the program at ...
0
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1answer
49 views

Cookies broken in Vista (across many browsers)

Starting last week, it seems cookies in my laptop stopped working. I'm unable to log on to any website, it just comes back to the login screen (Facebook) or says cookies need to be enabled (Gmail). I ...
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2answers
1k views

Can't login to Gmail or MSN. Server says cookies are turned off, but they're not

I have a PC with Windows 7 installed and I'm using both Google Chrome and Mozilla Firefox for browsing the Internet. Recently I encountered a problem where I am not able to log in to Gmail or MSN. The ...
0
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2answers
467 views

CCleaner cannot clean the cache and cookies for Metro UI Browsers

I have CCleaner Professional v 3.24.1850 installed on my Windows 8 laptop. Whenever I run the cleaner, it clears the cache, cookies, history, etc., but only for Desktop browsers. Nothing happens to ...
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1answer
502 views

Cookie Injector for Opera browser?

I'm looking for the best add-on to cookie-injection for Opera. I'm tired of having to use Grease monkey on Firefox, I want to inject in my main browser.
2
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3answers
783 views

Where is login information stored on my computer?

I have got a basic question: Lets say for example I log in to my Google account and tick the box that says "Stay signed in". Then, obviously, I stay logged in even if I close my browser. So, this ...
4
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1answer
279 views

What's the Difference Between Do Not Track and Disabling Cookies?

What's the difference between the Do Not Track behavior being proposed for IE 10 and simply deleting all cookies from the browser when you exit?
3
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1answer
276 views

Are there ways of preventing flash cookies from being cross-browser accessible?

I hope this is right place to ask. I'd wish that each browser in my computer (running in the same OS) had its own flash cookies ('Local Shared Objects') and were unable access each other's. Could it ...
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1answer
253 views

A plugin that makes cookies permanent?

Does anyone know if there's a way to make the cookies permanent? Like I'm aware that whenever I visit a website, the webmaster can give me a cookie that has a time limit, but is there a browser ...
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4answers
941 views

Why aren't third-party cookies disabled by default?

I've been using Google Chrome with third-party cookies blocked for a while and never had any problem because of this. Is there a problem or limitation for the user to disable them? If not, why they're ...
0
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1answer
136 views

How to open a test page with a URL with a certain domain in path without deploying it to a server?

This seems like a simple question, but I just can't seem to wrap my head around it... I have a simple html page. All that html page does is looks to see whether a browser cookie is present, and if it ...
2
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2answers
2k views

How sessions work

How does sessions work in a server? Is it correct that after closing the browser and re-opening intermediately the sessions be restored? What about closing and re-opening a tab (where the session ...
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6answers
808 views

Different cookie storages in one browser

Does anyone know of a browser which has unique cookie storage for each tab? Or maybe some plugin for popular browsers which will add this feature? I want to use different tabs to logon in one app as ...
6
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8answers
1k views

Is there a browser that allows different instances that don't use the same cookie for the same site?

By default, all browser instances use the same cookie for the same site. Is there a browser that doesn't follow this? Or is there a Firefox plugin that can "wear" different cookies for a specific ...
1
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4answers
29k views

How do I transfer / copy cookies from one browser to another or same browser from one machine to another?

How do I copy the cookies from one browser in one machine to another? I want to retain the "user details" that the site maintains...
6
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2answers
415 views

Do third party cookies have common uses other than advertising?

If I disable third-party cookies in my web browser is this likely to cause me many issues when browsing the web? In particular, do they have common uses other than advertising?
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4answers
23k views

Where are cookies of Firefox stored in windows?

Is there a place to check all the cookies so far?
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3answers
4k views

Is there a way to view cookies in Opera, Safari and Internet Explorer

In Firefox, if you have the Web Developer plugin installed you can view the cookies a particular site has setup in the browser. Is there a way/plugin to do that in another of the other browsers?
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2answers
16k views

Your browser's cookie functionality is turned off. Please turn it on

I am currently working in existing project to upgrade it. The problem is when i click a link in the form i got an error "Your browser's cookie functionality is turned off. Please turn it on". Could ...
2
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1answer
639 views

Is there a standard meaning for _csuid/__qsa in cookies?

I was perusing my cookies, and discovered several cookies from various different sites, which all have the same value. They are all named "_csuid". I have another set, all from different sites, all ...
2
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4answers
4k views

How can I quickly clear cookies for a specific site using Safari for Mac?

I know I can "Reset Safari". I know I can go to Cookies from Preferences and search for a site's cookies and delete those. But is there a faster/easier way to just clear cookies for one site ...