Privacy and security settings
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Control your personal information
- Clear your cache, history and other personal information in Firefox
- Passwords, forms, search and history – control what Firefox suggests
- What are Cookies and how to manage them
- Remove recent browsing, search and download history
- Private Browsing - Browse the web without saving information about the sites you visit
- How do I make Firefox automatically complete web forms with my information?
- Clear recent searches from the Search bar
- Delete cookies to remove the information websites have stored on your computer
- Password manager - Remember, delete and change saved passwords in Firefox
- Use a Master Password to protect stored logins and passwords
- How do I turn on the Do-not-track feature?
Configuring firewalls and blocking websites
- Block and unblock websites with parental controls
- Configure firewalls so that Firefox can access the Internet
- McAfee Security Center firewall prevents Firefox from connecting to the internet
- Norton 360 firewall prevents Firefox from connecting to the internet
- Windows Firewall prevents Firefox from connecting to the internet
- Add-ons that cause stability or security issues are put on a blocklist
- How to stop Firefox from automatically making connections without my permission