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Click the “firefox” button top left or choose “tools” from the top menu
Now choose “options” and select the privacy tab
Update the settings here to your desired level
Choose tools if using version 8 or lower or choose the cog icon if using version 9 or newer
Now choose “internet options” then select the “privacy” tab
Move the slider up or down to increase or decrease the level of privacy desired and click “apply”
Click on the spanner icon (top right) and choose “settings”
Click “under the hood” from the left hand menu
Under cookies choose the appropriate option
Click the cog icon (top right) and choose preferences
Select the privacy tab and choose the appropriate options
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