How to Clear Cookies in Chrome

Clear Cookies Chrome

Just like other browsers, Google Chrome also stores cookies, cache and browsing history to give you better performance and faster browsing experience. Cookies are mostly used by websites to identify you and keep a known session to give you a personalized experience. Cookies are also important because it enables you to stay logged in on a website.

Also read: How to see saved passwords in Chrome

When you close the browser, Google Chrome always remove your cookies until you asked it to remember your login on specific websites by manually select “Remember login” checkbox. But there could be few cases when you want to manually clear cookies in Chrome. If you manually delete cookies, it clears all cookies and logs you out of all the websites even if you selected to remember logins.

If you are not sure how to Delete cookies in Chrome, here are the step.

Delete Cookies in Chrome

Step 1: Open the settings panel by clicking on three vertical dots icon and selecting the settings.

Delete Cookies in Chrome

You can alternatively use keyboard shortcuts.

  • Windows CTRL+SHIFT+DEL
  • macOS : shift+command+delete

Step 2: Scroll down until you find an option saying “Clear Browsing Data”. Click on it.

Clear Browsing Data

Step 3: In the new window, only select the checkbox in front of “Cookies and other site data”. If other checkboxes are also selected but you do not want to clear those data, uncheck. When you are done, click on “Click Browsing data”.

Clear Cookies CHrome

You can also delete download history, browsing history, cache images, saved passwords, auto-fill form data and hosted data from the same window. Even if I only talked about clearing cookies, you can use the same steps to delete all the mentioned type of browser data.

Also see: Add startup password in Chrome

Final Words

If you were searching “how to clear Cookies in Chrome”, you have the answer now. I hope the article was clear enough to explain what you were looking for. If you still have any doubt, you can always leave a comment. I will surely reply to solve your query.

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Deepanker Verma is the founder of Techlomedia. He is a tech blogger, developer and gadget freak.

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