When you use client-side code (the Document.Cookie
write cookies, and then use the same method to retrieve the cookies, you may
receive an empty string or the following error message:
This problem may occur if the total size of the cookies that
are stored in your domain is 4,096 bytes or greater. This is a limitation in
the current version of Mshtml.dll.
has confirmed that this is a problem in the Microsoft products that are listed
at the beginning of this article.
To see that the cookies actually exist even though the Document.Cookie
property cannot retrieve them, follow these steps:
- Start Internet Explorer.
- On the Tools menu, click Internet
- On the General tab, click
- In the Settings dialog box, click