How to Delete Cookies for a Specific Website on an iPad


Much like the Web browsers that you use on your laptop or desktop computer, the Safari iPad browser stores information about the websites that you visit. This can include cookies that allow you to remain logged into a favorite store’s website, or it can be a setting that you selected that displays information in a specific way.

You can do a mass deletion of all of the cookies and site data that is being stored by Safari, but you can also choose to be a little more selective about it. Our tutorial below will show you how to find a menu that you can use to pick and choose which website cookies you want to delete, and which ones you wish to keep.

 

Deleting Individual Website Data on an iPad in iOS 9

The steps in this article were performed on an iPad 2, in iOS 9.3. These steps will show you how to choose a specific site, and delete the cookies and stored data for that site only. It will not remove the site from your Safari history, and the cookies and data for the other sites will be untouched.

 

Step 1: Tap the Settings icon.

delete individual safari site data - step 1

 

 

Step 2: Scroll down and select the Safari option from the column at the left side of the screen.

delete cookies and website data in iPad Safari - step 2

 

 

Step 3: Scroll down to the bottom of the column on the right side of the screen and select the Advanced option.

remove save cookies in Safari - step 3

 

 

Step 4: Tap the Website Data button.

only delete cookies from specific site on ipad - step 4

 

 

Step 5: Tap the Edit button at the top-right corner of the screen.

ipad safari deleting single site data - step 5

 

 

Step 6: Tap the red circle to the left of the site for which you would like to delete the save cookies and data.

keep data from some sites, but delete for others - step 6

 

 

Step 7: Tap the red Delete button, then tap the Done button at the top-right corner of the screen.

remove cookies for an individual site in safari on an ipad - step 7

 

 

Did you create a passcode for your iPad after installing an iOS update, but now realize that you don’t want it? This article – http://www.solveyourtech.com/how-to-turn-off-the-passcode-on-an-ipad-in-ios-9/ – can show you how to remove a passcode from your iPad so that you simply need to swipe right on the screen to start using your apps.

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