What is a Cookie
Disabling Cookies through the browser
Most browsers are set up to accept Cookies. However, Users can configure their browser to restrict the number of Cookies accepted, or block all Cookies by changing the browser settings in the following ways:
Microsoft Internet Explorer
Click the 'Tools' icon in the upper right-hand corner and select 'Internet Options'. In the pop-up window, select 'Privacy'. Here the User can change the Cookie settings.
Click the "gear icon" in the upper right-hand corner and select 'Settings'. At this point, select 'Show advanced settings' and change the 'Privacy' settings.
From the drop-down menu in the upper left-hand corner, select 'Options'. In the pop-up window select 'Privacy'. Here the User can adjust the Cookie settings.
From the drop-down setting menu in the upper right-hand corner, select 'Preferences'. Select 'Security' and here the User can adjust the Cookie settings.
Please note, however, that disabling the use of all Cookies on the Site (including technical ones) will compromise some features.
1.1 Further information relating to Cookies
The www.allaboutcookie.org site contains instructions for managing Cookies on the most popular browsers; alternatively, you can consult the documentation attached to the software used on your device.