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How to Reset Cookies - Identify and Remove Craigslist Cookies

Identify and Remove or Reset Craigslist Cookies

Whenever you click on any link or search for anything, your browser automatically save your searching history. Sometimes, people misuse this information if you are sharing your computer with others. They can show all histories along with Craigslist browsing history. This search information is stored in a way of cookies.

Cookies are performing a role of link between computer and a website's server. Once you remove/ reset cookies on your browser, it will appear with clear look and as it was at the time of first visit. When you are using different browsers, there isn’t a same manner to clear them. The different methods for clearing cookies are given below:

(A) Internet Explorer

  1. First open the main page of the browser by clicking on Internet Explorer browser. Open the “Tool” box from menu bar and choose “Safety” or “Internet options”.
  2. After that, click on "Delete Browsing History" and “Delete” option from “Cookies” box. Now close all tabs and box. To reset cookies, go on Craigslist.

(B) Mozilla Firefox

  1. Open Firefox window form the screen and click on “Firefox” button from menu bar. Now click on "Preferences" and then “Privacy” option.
  2. The box will open with menu, click on "Firefox Will:" and then "Use custom settings for history". From provided options, click the "Show Cookies" button. To delete only Craigslist history, insert “Craigslist” words in search history field. Now click on "Remove Cookie" to delete all search history cookies. 
  3. To reset cookies, go on Craigslist website.

(C) Google Chrome

  1. Go to the desktop of your computer screen and click on Google Chrome icon to open it. The main page will open with many options in menu bar. Click on "Wrench" icon from the bar and click "Clear Browsing Data".
  2. Close all windows and visit Craigslist site to reset the cookies.
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How to Delete Posting from Craigslist - Remove Posting History

How to Remove a Posting from Craigslist Website

This is a site where the users put number of advertisements daily. They respond you by mail or call (if you provided phone number) and ask for your post. Sometimes it happens that you received mails even after your post becomes outdated or transaction on it completed. Though Craigslist automatically removes posts after specific time period allotted, sometimes need arises to remove or delete post.

To stop receiving unwanted mails, you should delete Craigslist post:

  1. You can delete specific post from account directly through original Craigslist post where you have first received your created post. If you have deleted it, there is also another way.
  2. Go to the main page of the site and click on “My account” to open it. Type your email address and password to access it.
  3. If you have not created an account, use alternative option. Go to the email which was linked with ad and “Publish” button. Click on such link and follow it. It also includes “Delete” option to remove post. Click on it and wait for some time. It will remove shortly.
  4. If you don’t have Craigslist or could not find post link or any other option for removing, you can use back – up plan. Find “Resend” page and enter the email address and password you used to set up the post. Craigslist will resent the email including post link and “Delete” option. Click on such option to remove.
  5. If you do not want to follow this long procedure, remember that they will be deleted automatically after specified period. In metropolitan/ large cities, this period is about one week. In small towns/ cities, this period is about 45 days. After that, they removed automatically. You do not need to delete them except you want to delete them before specified limit.
If you have any other query about delete/ remove posting history from craigslist account, then visit official site.

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