Microsoft small business knowledge base

Article ID: 224304 - Last Review: June 22, 2014 - Revision: 4.0



When you end a session with a Web server, per-session cookies are not cleared from the cache.


To clear the per-session cookies from the cache, close Internet Explorer 5.

If you have a security concern, configure the Allow per-session cookies (not stored) security option to either Prompt or Disable. For information about how to configure cookie options, please click the article number below to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
196955  ( ) How to Set and Customize Cookies Settings in Internet Explorer 5
For additional information about per-session cookies and security zones, please click the article numbers below to view the articles in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
223799  ( ) Explanation of Persistent and Per-Session Cookies in Internet Explorer
174360  ( ) How to Use Security Zones in Internet Explorer 4.0
kbprb KB224304
Retired KB ArticleRetired KB Content Disclaimer
This article was written about products for which Microsoft no longer offers support. Therefore, this article is offered "as is" and will no longer be updated.
Additional support options
Ask The Microsoft Small Business Support Community
Contact Microsoft Small Business Support
Find Microsoft Small Business Support Certified Partner
Find a Microsoft Store For In-Person Small Business Support