Distance Learning @ HCC
Clearing the Browser Cache
for Common Browsers

Safari Apple/Mac

  1. From the Safari menu, select Empty Cache...
  2. When prompted, click Empty to confirm that you want to empty the cache.

Firefox 14 or above for Mac OS X


  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

Internet Explorer 4.x and 5.x for Mac OS and Mac OS X

Note: Microsoft is no longer developing or distributing Internet Explorer for the Macintosh.

In Mac OS X, from the Explorer menu, select Preferences...
In Mac OS 9.x and earlier, from the Edit menu, select Preferences...

  1. In the left panel, click the arrow to the left of Web Browser. Click the Advanced button.
  2. Under "Cache", click Empty Now, then click OK.


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