Enable or Disable Website Cookies Being Saved and Read in Google Chrome on HTC One M8

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Hello, and welcome to VisiHow. In this video, we are going to show you how to turn on and off the option to allow websites to save and read cookies in Google Chrome on an HTC One M8.

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Steps

  1. 1
    To begin, turn the phone on by pressing the Power button, located on top of the phone.
    Once the phone has been activated, we'll see the lock screen.
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    To unlock the phone, press down on the screen and swipe up.
    Once the phone has been unlocked, we'll see the home screen. At the bottom, there will be icons.
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    It is one of these icons that we now need, to open up the applications folder.
    To do that, we need this icon at the bottom of the home screen, in the middle. It looks like a grid, made up of white dots. Press down on this icon to open up our applications folder.
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    In this folder, we need to find the Google Chrome application.
    Mine is located here. We can see the Google Chrome icon, which is a circle made up of different colors. Underneath, it says the word "Chrome". Our Google Chrome application may be in different positions in this folder. Therefore, we will need to find it. Once we've done that, press down on it, to enter the application.
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    Once the application has opened, we need this icon, in the top right-hand corner of the screen.
    It looks like three small black dots in a vertical line. Press down on this icon, and it will open up a menu.
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    In this menu, we need to scroll down until we find the "Settings" section.
    It says the word "Settings" here. It will open up our "Settings" menu.
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    Let's scroll down until we get to the "Advanced" section.
    It says the word "Advanced" in blue writing.
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    In this section, we want the option that says "Site settings".
    Press down on this section, and it will take us into the "Site settings" menu.
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    We want the option near the top that says, "Cookies".
    It has the icon of a cookie next to it. Underneath, it says, "Allowed". That means that this option is currently selected. Press down on this section. We want the first option at the top. It says, "Cookies: Allow sites to save and read cookie data (recommended)." This is recommended because many sites will not work properly if we don't allow them to save and read cookie data. We won't be able to access things; they may not work properly. It can make it difficult for us to use websites if we don't allow them to save and read cookies. Currently, the option is activated; the icon beside it is blue.
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    If we want to deactivate this option and block all cookies, then press down on the icon.
    It will give us more anonymity, and there will be less data collected about us. The icon will turn gray, and underneath cookies will say "Block all sites." This means that no site will be able to share or read cookies.
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    If we want to turn this option on, then press down on the icon.
    It will turn blue, and the option is activated again.
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    This then, concludes our tutorial on how to turn on and off the option to allow websites to save and read cookies on the Google Chrome application while using the HTC One M8.
    If you have any questions or comments about this video, or about the process you've seen in this video, then please leave them in the "Comments" section below. We shall answer them for you.
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