clear cache and cookies in microsoft edge on browser

Clear Cache and Cookies in Microsoft Edge Browser

If  you are using Microsoft edge browser and edge browser is not responding or lagging or keeps crashing or website loading issues on Microsoft edge browser then by clearing cache and cookies will fix these issues, so, lets see in detail how to clear cache and cookies in edge browser.

How to clear cache and cookies in microsoft edge on browser
How to clear cache and cookies in microsoft edge on browser

Clear Cache and Cookies in Edge Browser

Step 1: Open Microsoft edge browser -> Click on 3 dots on top right corner or browser.

Step 2: Click on History -> Click on history and browsing data.

Step 3: Select the time range by using drop down and you can select it from one hour to last 4 weeks of maximum.

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Step 4: Select Check boxes, Cookies and other site data, cached images and files.

Note: Make sure all the above options are checked.

Step 5: Now, click on clear now to clear cache and cookies in Microsoft edge browser and wait for the process to complete and typically it  takes 2-3 minutes to clear cache and cookies from Microsoft edge browser.

That’s it, this is how you clear cache and cookies in Microsoft edge browser.

Why to clear cache and cookies in Microsoft edge browser

If your Microsoft edge browser is not loading or having issues from opening a website and website applications properly or keeps on loading then you can clear cache and cookies in Microsoft edge browser.

What happens if I clear cache and cookies in Microsoft edge browser?

Every browser saves information on websites data and stores websites data cookies and stores cache data so that whenever you visit a website for second time it will load data from cache version of webpage. So, some times due to heavy storage of data and cookies it takes time and could not load or keeps on loading, so if you clear these cache and cookies web applications will run more smoother.

Clear cache and cookies in Edge Browser

Open chrome ->Settings->Select History and browsing data->Select time frame of clearing data and click on clear data.