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Managing Cookies
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You can choose to accept or decline cookies. Most web browsers automatically accept cookies, but you can modify your browser setting to decline cookies if you prefer. This may prevent you from taking full advantage of the website. You can also delete the cookies on leaving the site. If you want to delete any cookies that are already on your computer, please refer to the instructions for your file management software to locate the file or directory that stores cookies. Please note that by deleting our cookies or disabling future cookies you may not be able to access certain areas or features of our site.

If you would prefer the National Trust for Scotland not to use cookies in your browser, you can set your browser to reject cookies or to let you know when a website tries to put one in your browser software.

How to Disable Cookies

 
    On your PC  
     
  Internet Explorer
1. Go to "Tools" and then "Internet Options"
2. Click on the Privacy tab
3. Use the slider to change your cookie settings to how you want them. A description of each setting will appear next to each option.

Mozilla Firefox
1. Go to "Tools" and then "Internet Options"
2. Click on the Privacy icon
3. Change the history settings to set your browser to reject all cookies, or to tailor your cookie settings to how you want them.

Google Chrome
1. Click on the spanner and select "Settings", which will open in a new tab
2. On the left hand side, select "Under the Hood"
3. Click "Content Settings" under "Privacy"
4. Choose your preferred option in the cookies menu
 
     
     
    On an Apple Mac  
     
  Internet Explorer 5 (MacOS X)
1. Choose Preferences from Explorer menu
2. Select Receiving Files options
3. Select Cookies
4. Choose your preferred settings

Mozilla (Firefox)
1. Choose Preferences from the Edit menu.
2. Select Privacy & Security, then select Cookies.
3. Choose your preferred settings.

Safari (MacOS X)
1. Choose Preferences from Safari menu
2. Select Security icon
3. Cookie settings are shown in window
4. Choose your preferred settings

Opera
1. Go to Opera in the main menu and select Preferences (or press Alt+P to access them directly)
2. Select Privacy
 
     
     
    On Mobile Devices  
     
  iPad
1. Go to "Settings" and then select "Safari"
2. Click on "Privacy", where you will be able to change your cookie settings

iPhone
1. Go to "Settings" and then select "Safari"
2. Click on "Privacy", where you will be able to change your cookie settings

Samsung Galaxy
1. In the internet browser, open the menu and select "More"
2. Choose "Settings"
3. Scroll down to "Privacy", and then click to accept or reject cookies, or to clear cookie data

All Other Mobile Devices
All Other Mobile Devices Please consult the device owner's manual.
 
     
     
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