Clear Cache and Cookies (Temporary Internet Files) from Safari


Safari, MacOS


Clearing potentially corrupted cache, cookies, or other temporary internet files from the Safari browser.


*If you have multiple Safari windows or tabs open, close all but one.*

  • Click the Safari menu at the top left of the screen
  • Select Clear History
  • Choose to Clear All History
  • Click Clear History Button

NOTE: It can take a minute for the process to complete, depending on how long it has been since you have cleared your browsing history and temporary files.

Additional Information

For more information, please see "Why is it Necessary to Clear Cache and Cookies (or Temporary Internet Files) from Browsers" in this knowledge base.

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