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Blocking cookies from Google

I navigated to Google.com, went to the Tools menu, to Page Info, to the Permissions tab, to Set Cookies and checked block. Then I deleted all cookies and reloaded the pag… (read more)

I navigated to Google.com, went to the Tools menu, to Page Info, to the Permissions tab, to Set Cookies and checked block.

Then I deleted all cookies and reloaded the page. AND THERE WERE NEW COOKIES!?

Anyone know how to completely all cookies from Google?

Thank you!

Asked by tfcDesign 6 days ago

Cookies/Cache not updating

I use Firefox to access our company's online testing site. Sometimes a customer will call us to update their name on our system. I go to the customer's record on the we… (read more)

I use Firefox to access our company's online testing site. Sometimes a customer will call us to update their name on our system. I go to the customer's record on the website and make the change. Once I save the record, I could go back to that customer access their testing data and download a certificate which downloads as a pdf. With the previous version of Firefox, the certificate would download and the changes I made were shown on the new certificate download. In the new version (89.0) the new download does not show the changes I made. I assume this is because the cookies or cache are not updating properly. Can you give me some idea of what to try to fix this.

I performed the same routine in Chrome and it works perfectly and also in Edge.

Asked by gale3 5 days ago

Why does Firefox share data between google domains even with all privacy options on?

I have noticed that when I manually log in into accounts.google.com with no prior cookies in the browser and no association with a google account prior to that, it automa… (read more)

I have noticed that when I manually log in into accounts.google.com with no prior cookies in the browser and no association with a google account prior to that, it automatically logs me into sites like youtube.com, even with the strictest cookie policies (tried with Strict, custom+cross-site and custom+third-party). I do not particularly mind privacy wise since I'll log into them with the same account anyways, but as far as I understood, there should be absolutely no way this should happen. Cookies should be isolated by domain, I have uBlock Origin installed which prevents cookie sharing between domains by setting some CNAME records in subdomains (Uncloak canonical names), and afaik Firefox does not automatically read the google account cookies and share them around - if it did, that would be even more serious. So what is happening here and how can I change that? This seems to be a serious issue that I'm honestly not comfortable with out of principle since I chose the strictest settings.

Asked by gggh 3 days ago

Last reply by gggh 3 days ago

duckduckgo settings not saved.

Ok so duckduckgo is my default search engine but the problem is it's settings are not saved and i think there is some cookies problem. I kept 'Delete cookies and site dat… (read more)

Ok so duckduckgo is my default search engine but the problem is it's settings are not saved and i think there is some cookies problem. I kept 'Delete cookies and site data when Firefox is closed' enabled but kept duckduckgo website as exception in it.. and i don't want to use their cloud save for settings.

thanks,.

Asked by okhereiam 2 days ago