How to View the Cookies on Your Phones

Most cell phones are now coming equipped with Internet capabilities. Having an Internet-capable phone allows you to browse the Web, download applications and stay up to date on all of your social networking sites. Similar to computers, every time you surf the Web, a small piece of information is stored to your phone. This bit of information is known as a “cookie.” Viewing the cookies stored on your phone will allow you to revisit a Web page that you viewed previously.

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View the Internet cookies saved on your mobile phone to revisit previously viewed Web pages.

BlackBerry

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Launch the Internet Browser on your BlackBerry.

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Press the “Menu” key and select the option to view “Cache Operations.” Select “Cookie Cache.” A number of saved cookies will be present on the screen.

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Highlight the field and press the trackball or the “OK” key to view the stored cookies on your BlackBerry phone.

Android

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Launch the Internet Browser on your mobile phone.

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Press the “Menu” key and select the option to view “Bookmarks.”

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Select the option to view “History” and wait for a list of previously viewed websites to populate on the screen. Select one of the Web page links to view the page stored as a cookie.

iPhone

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Launch the Safari Internet browser on your iPhone.

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Tap the “Bookmarks” tab at the bottom of the Safari browser window.

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Tap “History” and wait for a list of previously viewed websites to populate on the screen. Tap one of the Web page links to view the page stored as a cookie.