Cookies are not a kind of program or software, these are just small data stored, designed and used to remember things that an internet user has done when visiting a website in the past, which can include logging in, links clicked, favorite pages...
Cookies helps an internet user to remember his preference. You can disable cookies from your internet browser if you want to do so, as exemple, for Internet Explorer:
Select: 'Tools' Click on: 'Internet Options' Click the: 'Privacy' tab Move the slider to choose your settings For more detailed privacy settings click on: 'Advanced'
For Google Chrome: Click on the: 'Tools' menu Select: 'Options' Click the: 'Under the Bonnet' tab Find the: 'Privacy' section Click: 'Content settings' Click the: 'Cookie settings' tab and choose your settings
For Firefox: Click on: 'Menu', then 'Options' Select: 'Privacy' Select: 'Cookies' Choose your settings
For Safari: Choose: 'Preferences' from Safari menu Select: 'Security' Cookie settings are shown Choose your settings
For AOL: From the AOL toolbar, select 'Settings' Select: 'Internet Options' Select: 'Use your Internet Explorer Settings to set advanced browser options' Select the: 'Privacy' tab Select: 'Advanced' Deselect override automatic cookie handling button Choose your settings
For more informations about cookies, you can visit: aboutcookies.org