Sometimes when debugging a web site you are working on, you want to clear out cookies for a single site however you don’t want to clear out all of your cookies. Some cookies you want to leave there, like your cookies that are set by Gmail/Facebook/Twitter/Outlook.com for 2 factor authentication or many other reasons. Up until now I have cleared them all out each time I need to clear cookies for a single web site I am working on. Here’s how you can clear cookies for a single domain and keep those time saving cookies.
- Hit F12
- Click on Network
- Click Clear Cookies for domain
- Click the Chrome menu Chrome menu on the browser toolbar.
- Select Settings.
- Click Show advanced settings.
- In the “Privacy” section, click the Content settings button.
- In the “Cookies” section, you can change the following cookies settings:
- To delete a specific cookie, hover over the site that issued the cookie with your mouse, then click the X that appears on the right corner.
- Click the menu button and choose Options
- Select the Privacy panel.
- Set Firefox will: to Use custom settings for history.
- Click Show Cookies…. The Cookies window will appear.
- In the Search: field, type the name of the site whose cookies you want to remove. The cookies that match your search will be displayed.
- Select the cookie(s) in the list to remove and click Remove Cookie.
- Choose Safari > Preferences, and then click Privacy.
- Click Details.
- Select one website that stores cookies, and then click Remove
- When you finish removing websites, click Done.