Internet Explorer/Edge: How to clear your cache

Written by Laura Emmerson on 10th August 2016

(Last updated 23rd November 2016)

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We've detailed step-by-step instructions on how to clear your browser cache in Internet Explorer (IE9 and higher):

  1. Select Tools (via the Gear Icon), Safety > Delete browsing history
  2. If the menu bar is hidden, press Alt to make it visible
  3. Deselect Preserve Favourites website data, and select:
    1. Temporary Internet files or Temporary Internet files and website files
    2. Cookies or Cookies and website data
    3. History
  4. Click Delete. You will see a confirmation at the bottom of the window when the process is complete
  5. Exit/quit all browser windows and re-open the browser

For more information on what a browser cache is, and how to clear it in some of the most popular desktop and mobile browsers check out Quick Tips: How to clear your cache.

This article was posted in Client Guides, Quick Tips by Laura Emmerson

  • Laura Emmerson

    Laura Emmerson

    Not only one of our account managers, Laura also helps keep the office running smoothly too. Outside of work she likes to eat out and go for long walks to compensate for said eating. @lauratells


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