How do I clear my browser cache?

Clearing your browser cache refreshes a script on a page, giving you a clean copy of the page. To override the cache on a single page, do a hard reload by pressing CTRL + F5 on Windows or Command + Shift + R on a Mac.

To completely clear all browser cache:

Internet Explore/Windows

From the browser menu:

  • Tools > Internet Options > General
  • Select the 'Temporary Internet Files' section
  • Press the Delete Files button

Firefox (Mac & Windows)

From the browser menu:

  • Tools > Clear Recent History
  • When the dialog pops up, select the 'Cache' option and de-select others
  • Press the Clear Now button

Safari Mac

From the menu bar:

  • Safari > Empty Cache
  • Press the Empty button

Safari Windows

From the settings menu drop-down selector:

  • Reset Safari > Select the 'Empty Cache' selector only
  • Press the Reset button

Opera Mac

From the menu bar:

  • Opera > Preferences > Advanced > History > Disc Cache
  • Press the Empty Now button

Opera Windows

From the browser menu:

  • Tools > Preferences > Advanced > History > Disc Cache
  • Press the Empty Now button

Google Chrome

From the Browser:

  • History > Show Full History > Clear browsing data
  • Click Clear Browsing Data

After clearing your browser cache, reload the page to refresh its content.

 

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