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How to Clear Browsing Data in Chrome for iPad

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How to Clear Browsing Data in Chrome for iPad

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A cookie is a text file that is placed on your iPad when you visit certain sites. Each cookie is used to tell a Web server when you return to its Web page. Cookies can be helpful in remembering certain settings that you have on a website, as well as important information such as login credentials.

To permanently delete Chrome's cookies select the Clear button, circled in the example above.

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