How to clear your cache

How to clear your cache

Have you been told that your website, styles or images have been updated but you aren’t able to see them? If you have tried refreshing your page using the refresh button or Control + R (CMD + R on Mac) then you need to clear your cache. This usually means that you need to clear your cache. Don’t know how to clear your cache? No worries, just follow the guide below and you’ll know how to clear your cache in 30 seconds.

Click on the browser you are using below to view how to clear your cache.


Step 1. Press the Menu on the left hand side of your browser.

Step 2. Click History

Step 3. Click Clear Browsing Data

Step 4. Uncheck all Items Excluding “Cached Images and Files” and Select “the beginning of time” in the dropdown box.

Step 5. Click Clear Browsing Data and you’re done!

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  1. Click the menu button New Fx Menu and choose Options

  2. Select the Advanced panel.
  3. Click on the Network tab.
  4. In the Cached Web Content section, click Clear Now.
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Step 1: Open settings — Launch Safari, click Safari in the upper-left corner of the main menu bar, and select the Preferences option near the top of the drop-down menu. Afterwards, click the Advanced tab located in the top navigation bar and check the box directly to the left of the Show Develop menu in menu bar option to add the menu to Safari by default.

Advanced Settings Options

Step 2: Clear the browser cache — Click the Develop menu near the middle of the main Safari menu bar and select the Empty Caches option.

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Step 1: Open settings — Launch Internet Explorer, click the Tools icon represented by the gear in the upper-right corner of the browser window, and select Internet options near the bottom of the resulting drop-down menu. Then, select the General tab located in the left-hand side of the navigation bar.

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Step 2: Clear the browser cache — Click the gray Delete … button within the Browsing history section near the bottom of the resulting pop-up window, check the box directly left of Temporary Internet files and websites files — along with any other browser data you wish to clear — and click the gray Delete button in the bottom-right corner of the window.

Temporary Internet files and website files