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I am having a problem clearing the cache for IE (11) when it comes to pictures. I have a site I need to test in regards to image loading times, but no matter what I do, it seems the images stay cached somewhere.

Sure I do Ctrl+Shift+Delete and clear the cache with these settings

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But it seems to have no effect on images, and they seem to be "remembered" by the browser.

How can I ensure that image data is deleted in IE (11)?

To clarify, I need to load the page as if it were the very first time this site has ever been seen by the browser.

  • Have you tried restarting the browser after clearing the cache? – Synetech Jan 10 '14 at 16:10
  • @Synetech Yeah, several times. – VoidKing Jan 10 '14 at 16:11
  • @Synetech The thing is, I have a bug in my site that image load times are responsible for, but it only shows the very first time the site is visited. I try to load the page with Ctrl+F5, clear cache, then restart browser, but it continues to remember the images, preventing me from recreating the issue more than once on any given machine. – VoidKing Jan 10 '14 at 16:13
  • Maybe your ISP is caching them somewhere between your site and your computer? – David Jan 10 '14 at 17:47
  • I also wonder how this could be more easily done via the commandline? – MDT Guy Jan 10 '14 at 17:58
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Try using CCLEANER it will clean your IE history/cache with no problems including images. It is configurable to not clear passwords and other cookies you may want to keep.

  • Ha, Ha, you posted this answer just after a friend of mine made that suggestion! Good answer! And Thanks! – VoidKing Jan 10 '14 at 17:51
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    This totally works, btw – VoidKing Jan 10 '14 at 17:54

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