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Posted November 14th, 2012 - 11:11 pm from London, England
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Posted November 15th, 2012 - 8:36 am from Tainan, Taiwan
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Posted November 15th, 2012 - 1:46 pm from London, England
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Posted November 15th, 2012 - 3:09 pm from Olofstrom, Sweden
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Posted November 15th, 2012 - 3:43 pm from Brive-la-Gaillarde, France
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Posted November 15th, 2012 - 6:58 pm from London, England
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Posted November 15th, 2012 - 7:13 pm from London, England
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Posted November 16th, 2012 - 7:37 am from London, England
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Posted December 3rd, 2012 - 7:20 pm by from Albany, United States (Permalink)
You actually CAN clean your cookies from Safari Web Browser.

1. Open the Prefernces pane (Click Safari in the Menu bar and click Prefences.)
2. Click the Security tab.
3. There's a section labeled 'Cookies'. Click 'Show Cookies'

You can do one of 2 things from here:
4. Select specific cookies to remove
5. Remove all.

Posted December 3rd, 2012 - 11:55 pm from London, England
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Posted December 4th, 2012 - 5:43 pm by from Albany, United States (Permalink)
Lol, yea I wasn't really sure but I figured no harm no foul in posting it anyway.

Posted December 4th, 2012 - 5:44 pm by from Albany, United States (Permalink)
Oh and yea the automatic deletion of cookies isn't supported in Safari, currently. At least not as far as I know.

Posted December 4th, 2012 - 5:45 pm by from Albany, United States (Permalink)
Though ya know I forgot there is a shortcut to deleting cookies in Safari:

1. On the menu bar click "Safari" to the left of "File"
2. Click "reset Safari"

from there you can choose to have it delete a bunch of different things (history, clear the cache, delete cookies) so I suppose that's at least a quicker way to do it.

Posted December 20th, 2012 - 4:00 am from Cadiz, Spain
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Posted November 18th, 2012 - 2:20 am from Buenos Aires, Argentina
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Posted November 18th, 2012 - 8:41 pm by from Vancouver, Canada (Permalink)
thanks so much for that.

Posted November 18th, 2012 - 10:10 pm from London, England
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Posted November 18th, 2012 - 10:37 pm from Shanghai, China
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Posted November 18th, 2012 - 10:48 pm from London, England
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Posted November 18th, 2012 - 10:10 pm from Shanghai, China
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Posted November 19th, 2012 - 6:11 am from Shanghai, China
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Posted November 19th, 2012 - 12:52 pm from Buenos Aires, Argentina
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Posted November 19th, 2012 - 1:59 pm by from London, England (Permalink)
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Posted November 19th, 2012 - 2:13 pm from London, England
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Posted November 19th, 2012 - 2:15 pm from London, England
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Posted November 22nd, 2012 - 12:51 pm from London, England
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Posted November 22nd, 2012 - 5:02 pm by from Montreal, Canada (Permalink)
Discusting...

Posted November 22nd, 2012 - 6:11 pm from Philadelphia, United States
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Posted November 23rd, 2012 - 10:40 am from London, England
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Posted November 23rd, 2012 - 12:18 pm from London, England
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Posted November 23rd, 2012 - 8:56 pm by from Dijon, France (Permalink)
Thanks Brucopeloso for the page

I have a question. I have heard that modern techniques allow tracking without cookies, sometimes through the installation of cookie-like devices elsewhere?

Posted November 23rd, 2012 - 11:12 pm from London, England
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Posted November 25th, 2012 - 11:01 am from Fellbach, Germany
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Posted November 26th, 2012 - 7:24 pm from London, England
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Posted November 26th, 2012 - 8:12 pm by from Jerusalem, Israel (Permalink)
Hi guys just wanted to say thanks a lot for all this. the info is helpful and this ghost progrem is great! i allways get confused by all the ads and now they are gone. Halleluja!

Posted November 26th, 2012 - 8:50 pm from Locarno, Switzerland
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Posted November 26th, 2012 - 10:05 pm from Athens, Greece
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Posted November 26th, 2012 - 11:06 pm from London, England
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Posted November 26th, 2012 - 11:17 pm from Athens, Greece
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Posted November 27th, 2012 - 12:31 am from London, England
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Posted November 30th, 2012 - 12:10 am by from London, England (Permalink)
Sidenote on supercookies: I also regularly check the flash *supercookies* folders and trash the contents. It's fine to kill everything in these folders but I do leave settings.sol untouched.

Via XP, the folder locations are:

C:\Documents and Settings\YOUR_USERNAME\Application Data\Macromedia\Flash Player\macromedia.com\support\flashplayer\sys

C:\Documents and Settings\YOUR_USERNAME\Application Data\Macromedia\Flash Player\#SharedObjects

In other OS's, I don't know the path to these folders but if you search for the flash file "SharedObjects", you'll get there. The names of the files leave no doubt that they are tracking cookies, suitable for destruction :)