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How to clear cache in Google Chrome?

You can clear cache and cookies in Google Chrome, this guide will show you exactly what you need to do. There are a number of reasons why you might want to clear your cookies and history, this can be helpful if you’re having trouble with your browser as it basically resets everything in the browser.

Cookies are files that are stored on your computer from websites you visit, they basically store some data from a website on your PC or Mac. They may be stored in your browser when you visit this website again. This could be things like your username or password on that particular website, clearing your cookies and cache means you will have to enter those details again the next time you visit that website.

How to clear cache and cookies in Chrome on a computer?

Open the Chrome browser on PC or Mac and select the three dots in the top right corner of the Chrome browser.

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Now select “History” from the menu, and then select “Clear browsing data”, you can choose to clear for a specific period of time. For example, for the last 24 hours, for the last week or for all time and other parameters.

If you want to completely clear the cache in Chome, please select All the time, below is the list of options you can choose to clear from your history.

This includes browsing history, download history, cookies and other site data, cached images and files, passwords and other login data, form autofill data, site settings, and hosted application data.

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If you want to completely clear everything in Chrome Browser, select all of the above options and then click Clear Data. This will remove all cookies, cache and everything from your Chrome browser.

How do I clear the cache in Chrome on my iPhone or Android phone?

Clearing the cache in Chrome on your Android phone or iPhone is very similar, open the Chrome app on your device and select the three dots at the bottom. Now select “History” on your smartphone and then select “Clear Dara Browsing” at the bottom of the screen.

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You are then presented with options on what information to remove from your device, including browsing history, cookies, site data, cached images and files, saving passwords, autofill data.

If you want to remove all of this information from Chrome on your iPhone or Android phone, select them all and then select “Clear Browsing Data” at the bottom of the screen. Once this is done, everything will be removed from your Chrome browser on your Android smartphone or iPhone.

If you delete your saved passwords, you will need to enter them again for each website the next time you visit, so keep that in mind when deleting them.

We hope you find this guide helpful and we hope it explains how to clear the cache and cookies in Google Chrome on your PC or Mac as well as on your Android smartphone or iPhone. If you have any questions please leave a comment below. You can find more information on this topic on the Google website.

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