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How to turn on IE Browser's cookie functionality in Firefox 6.0.2.


When I tried to open my G-mail Drive i get a window with this line: "Your IE browser's cookie funtionality is turned off. Please turn it on." ( Windows 7 Home premium servicepack 1) I have this problem since the last update of Firefox ( 6.0.2) I tried a lot in the menu 'options' but nothing seems to work. Please help me, so i can open my files on Gmail drive. Thank you, Rik Venekamp

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JagdishRajput 0 solutions 1 answers

To enable cookies in Mozilla Firefox 3.x or 2.x (PC): 1.Click Tools > Options. 2.Click Privacy in the top panel. 3.Select the checkbox labeled 'Accept cookies from sites.' 4.Click OK. To enable cookies in Mozilla Firefox 1.x (PC):

1.Click Tools > Options. 2.Click Privacy in the top panel. 3.Click the Cookies tab. 4.Select the checkbox labeled 'Allow sites to set cookies.' 5.Click OK. To enable cookies in Mozilla Firefox (Mac):

1.Go to the Firefox drop-down menu. 2.Select Preferences. 3.Click Privacy. 4.Under Cookies, select the option 'Allow sites to set Cookies.' If you've already checked that your cookies are enabled and you're still seeing an error message that your browser's cookie functionality is turned off, try opening a new window in your browser. Sometimes using tabs in a single browser instance can cause your cookies to stick