How to Disable Cookies in Safari

This guide will show you step by step instructions on how to disable cookies in Safari browser.

1. Click on the “Safari” button.

Open up the Safari browser and look for a “Safari” menu in the top-left corner of your screen.

Safari main window

A drop-down menu with a lot of available options will be displayed.

2. Click on the “Preferences” option.

Look for it in the drop-down menu.

Safari settings menu

The drop-down menu will now disappear and you will see a “General Settings” page.

3. Click on the “Privacy” menu.

The “Privacy” menu will be displayed at the top of the “General Settings” page.

Safari settings page

The “Privacy” page will then be displayed along with its related settings.

4. Disable cookies.

There are several settings displayed on this page that you may choose from to tell your Safari browser how to handle and manage cookies.

Safari disable cookies

Since we want to disable cookies, simply check the Block all cookies setting.

While disabling cookies will not eliminate advertisers and other servers from being able to track you, it will certainly make it more difficult and provide you with a bit more privacy.

Keep in mind that disabling cookies will require you to re-enter information that would otherwise normally be “remembered” by cookies (such as your login details or shopping cart items).