Distance Learning @ HCC
Clearing the Browser Cache
for Common Browsers

Internet Explorer 9

  1. Select Tools(Wheel icon)> Safety > Delete browsing history.... clear cache in IE9
  2. Make sure to uncheck Preserve Favorites website data (if you do not want to delete the cookies and files associated with websites in your Favorites list) and check both Temporary Internet Files and Cookies then click Delete.
  3. You will get a confirmation at the bottom of the window once it has successfully cleared your cache and cookies.

Internet Explorer 8

  1. Open Internet Options by clicking the Start button Picture of the Start button, clicking Control Panel, clicking Network and Internet, and then clicking Internet Options.
  2. Click the Safety button, and then click Delete Browsing History.
  3. Select the check box next to each category of information you want to delete.
  4. Select the Preserve Favorites website data check box if you do not want to delete the cookies and files associated with websites in your Favorites list.
  5. Click Delete. This could take awhile if you have a lot of files and history.

Internet Explorer 7

  1. From the Tools menu, select Internet Options...
  2. Choose the General tab.
  3. Under Browsing history, click Delete...
  4. Next to "Temporary Internet Files", click Delete files...
  5. Click Close, and then click OK to exit.

Internet Explorer 4.x, 5.x, and 6.x for Windows

  1. From the Tools menu (for version 4.x, the View menu), select Internet Options...
  2. Choose the General tab.
  3. In the "Temporary Internet Files" section, click Delete Files...
  4. To confirm the deletion, click OK.
  5. In the Internet Options dialog box, click OK.

Firefox 14 and above for Windows

http://support.mozilla.org/en-US/kb/how-clear-firefox-cache

  1. At the top of the Firefox window, click on the Firefox button and then select OptionsAt the top of the Firefox window, click on the Tools menu and then select OptionsOn the menu bar, click on the Firefox menu and select Preferences...At the top of the Firefox window, click on the Edit menu and select Preferences
  2. Select the Advanced panel.
  3. Click on the Network tab.
  4. In the Cached Web Content section, click Clear Now.
  5. Click OK to close the Options window

 

 

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