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Internet Explorer Cookies Per Site Privacy Actions - Import and Export

How to Import and Export Internet Explorer Cookies Per Site Privacy Actions
Published by Brink
19 Dec 2010
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How to Import and Export Internet Explorer Cookies Per Site Privacy Actions


information   Information
With Internet Explorer Per Site Privacy Actions, you can specify which websites are always or never allowed to use cookies, regardless of their privacy setting.

This tutorial will show you how to import and export all of your personal Per Site Privacy Actions for cookies in Internet Explorer in Vista, Windows 7, and Windows 8.

Note   Note
It can be handy to backup your Internet Explorer Per Site Privacy Actions by exporting them to a REG file so that you can use it to easily import your settings back, say after a clean install of Windows or after resetting Internet Explorer.


EXAMPLE: Internet Explorer Per Site Privacy Actions

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OPTION ONE
To Export Internet Explorer Cookies Per Site Privacy Actions

1. Press the Windows + R keys to open the Run dialog, type regedit, and press Enter.

2. If prompted by UAC, then click on Yes (Windows 7/8) or Continue (Vista).

3. In regedit, navigate to the location below. (see screenshot below)

Code:
HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Internet Settings\P3P
Name:  StepA.jpg
Views: 1857
Size:  97.7 KB
4. In the left pane, right click or press and hold on the P3P key,and click/tap on Export. (see screenshot above)

5. Navigate to your Desktop, then type in a name (ex: IE_Per_Site_Privacy_Actions) you want for this REG file, and click/tap on Save.
Name:  Save-2.jpg
Views: 1837
Size:  94.0 KB
6. Now move this exported REG file to where you like to keep it at as a backup of all of your personal Internet Explorer cookies Per Site Privacy Actions.



OPTION TWO
To Import Internet Explorer Cookies Per Site Privacy Actions
1. Double click/tap on the exported REG file (ex: IE_Per_Site_Privacy_Actions.reg) that was exported from OPTION ONE above to merge it.

2. If prompted, click/tap on Run, Yes (UAC Windows 7/8) or Continue (UAC Vista), Yes, and OK to approve the merge.

3. Close and reopen Internet Explorer (if open) to apply.
That's it,
Shawn




19 Dec 2010   #1
Lomai

Win7 HP (x64)/Win7 Ultimate (x64)
 
 

Thanks for this Shawn.
Happy Holidays and regards


My System SpecsSystem Spec
19 Dec 2010   #2
Brink
Microsoft MVP

64-bit Windows 10
 
 

You're most welcome Lomai.

I hope you have a great and safe holidays as well.
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