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How to clear browser cache on chrome, firefox, edge browsers?

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Sometimes stored cache slows down the browser operations, or it might cause problems loading the updated information from the servers. In that case, you need to delete/remove the existing cache from the browsers. This article will learn how to clear browser cache on chrome, firefox, and edge browsers?


Google Chrome

1. Open Google Chrome Browser.

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2. To open Setting, Click on “:” → History → Click on History or use shortcut CTRL + H.

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3. Click on “Clear browsing data“.

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4. Select Time Range Check “Browsing History” (If required) → Check “Cookies and other site data → Check Cached Images and Files .

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5. Finally, click on Clear data.

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Microsoft Edge

1. Open Microsoft Edge.

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2. To open settings, click on “…”Click on History or use shortcut CTRL + H.

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3. Again, click on “…”Click on Clear browsing data.

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4. Now, check the option “Browsing History(If required) > Check Download history(If required)Check Cookies and other site data” → Check Checked images and files“.

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5. Finally, click on Clear now.

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Firefox

1. Open Firefox browser.

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2. Open Application Menu → Click on History or use shortcut CTRL + H.

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3. Click on clear recent history.

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4. Select the “Time range to clear” → Check “Browsing & download history” (If required) → Check “Cookies” → Check “Active logins” (If required) → Check “Cache” → Check Form & search history (If required).

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5. Finally, click on OK.

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Conclusion

Now that we’ve gone over how to clear browser cache from the browser. This article has covered three major browsers with a step-by-step guide on clearing browser cache easily.

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