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How do I enable cookies for my browser?

Enabling Cookies

Cookies are nuggets of information that are placed in storage on your computer by a website. Bright House Networks uses cookies to control the display of ads, to track usage patterns on the site, to deliver editorial content, and to record registration and personalization information. For example, if you register on any part of the website, you can opt to save your user name and password on your computer.

If you set your browser to refuse cookies, some portions of the Bright House Networks website might not function properly. Following are instructions to enable cookies in several popular browsers.

To enable cookies in Google Chrome:

  1. Click , and then select Settings.
  2. Click Show advanced settings.
  3. In the Privacy section, click Content settings.
  4. In the Cookies section, click Allow local data to be set (recommended)
  5. Click Done.

To enable cookies in Internet Explorer:

  1. From the Tools menu, select Internet Options. The Internet Options window opens.
  2. Click the Privacy tab.
  3. Click Default.
  4. Click OK.

To enable cookies in Safari:

  1. From the Safari menu, select Preferences.
  2. Click Privacy.
  3. For Block Cookies, select Never.
  4. Click Close.

To enable cookies in Firefox:

  1. From the Tools menu, select Options. The Options window opens.
  2. Click the Privacy tab.
  3. From the Firefox will drop-down list, select Use custom settings for history.
  4. Select the Accept cookies from sites check box.
  5. From the Accept third-party cookies drop-down list, select either Always or From Visited.
  6. From the Keep until drop-down list, select your preference to keep cookies until:
    • they expire: Each cookie will be removed when it reaches its expiration date, which is set by the site that sent the cookie.
    • I close Firefox: The cookies that are stored on your computer are removed when Firefox is closed.
    • ask me every time: Asks whether you want to store a cookie every time a website tries to send one.
  7. Click OK.
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