How To: Reset Cookies in Safari

What can I do to Stop, Clear or Delete cookies being installed on my Safari 5.1+ browser?

Safari 5.1 + (the later editions)

  • Go to the Safari Menu, click 'About', to determine which version of Safari you are using.
  • From the Safari Menu, click on 'Preferences.
  • Once in the Safari preference window, click 'Privacy'.
  • Set your preferences for accepting cookies next to 'Block Cookies'.
  • Select 'Parties and Advertisers' - 'Always' or 'Never'.
  • If there are any website data/cookies being stored, click 'Details'.
  • If you wish to remove the data, highlight the information and click 'Remove'.
  • If you wish to remove the data from all the sites, simply click 'Remove All'.
  • Now you are finished, click 'Done' to return to the preference window.