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How to delete temporary Internet files (cache)?

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Deleting temporary Internet files (cache).


Note:
After temporary Internet files are deleted, the speed of displaying web page slows down.

■ Internet Explorer 5.* Internet Explorer 6.0
■ Internet Explorer 7.0




■ Internet Explorer 5.* Internet Explorer 6.0

The steps below are based on Internet Explorer 6.0.

  1. Double-click Internet Explorer.

  2. Click Tools, and then click Internet Options....

  3. On the General tab, click Delete Files... in Temporary Internet files.


  4. When the Delete Files dialogue box appears, click OK.

    To delete offline content, please select Delete all offline content.


  5. Click OK in the Internet Options to close the window.

Internet Explorer 7.0
  1. Double-click Internet Explorer.

  2. Click Tools, and then click Internet Options.

  3. On the General tab, click Delete... in Browsing history.



  4. When the Delete Browsing History dialogue box appears, click Delete files... in Temporary Internet Files.



  5. When the Delete Files dialogue box appears, click Yes.



    Please wait while the browsing history is deleted.



  6. After browsing history has been deleted, please click Close in the Delete Browsing History to close the window.

     

  7. Click OK in the Internet Options to close the window.