Cookie blocking is a setting with each particular browser, and the steps in our guide are for the default Safari browser on your iPhone 5. If you use another browser as well, such as Google’s Chrome browser, then you would also need to turn off cookies in that browser as well.
Blocking Cookies in Safari on an iPhone 5
The steps in this article were performed on an iPhone 5 using the iOS 8 operating system. Directions and screenshots may be slightly different for earlier versions of iOS.
Step 1: Open the Settings menu.
Step 2: Scroll down and select the Safari option.
Step 3: Scroll down and touch the Block Cookies button in the Privacy & Security section.
Step 4: Select the Always Block option.
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