Turn On and Off Do Not Track 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 Do Not Track Setting in Google Chrome on an HTC One M8.
- 15On this screen, it also says, "Enabling 'Do Not Track" means that a request will be included with your browsing traffic.Any effect depends on whether a website responds to the request, and how the request is interpreted. For example, some websites may respond to this request by showing you ads that aren't based on other websites that you've visited. Many websites will still collect and use your browsing data - for example to improve security, to provide content, ads and recommendations on their websites, and to generate reporting statistics." Therefore, as we can see, even if this option is activated, a lot of websites will still track our information. However, some of them won't be able to, and they won't be able to give us personalized adverts. It depends on our specific needs and desires if we want to activate this option or not.
- 16To activate this option, press down on switch on the upper right side of the screen.This will change the switch to blue, and it will say "On" across from the switch on the left side of the screen. That means this option is now activated, and we have enabled the Do Not Track mode. This will try and stop advertisers, cookies, and websites from tracking our location and web usage.
- 18This concludes our tutorial on how to turn on and off the Do Not Track setting in Google Chrome on an HTC One M8.If you have any questions or comments regarding this video or about the process that you have witnessed in this video, then please leave them in the comment section below, and we shall answer them for you.Advertisement
Video: Turn On and Off Do Not Track in Google Chrome on HTC One M8
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