Clear Cache on Mozilla Firefox


Instructions to clean cache on Mozilla Firefox

Follow the below steps to clear your web browser cache. Additionally, you can try doing a hard refresh on your web browser by pressing Ctrl F5 (PC) or Cmd + Shift key + R (Mac) to reload the page. In most cases, this will resolve your issue.

Step 1

Click on the 3 lines on the top right corner of the web browser.

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Step 2

After the menu opens, select Options.

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Step 3

Select Privacy & Security from the left side.

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Step 4

On the Cookies and Site Data section, click on the Clear Data button.

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Step 5

In this step, you should see a pop-up of Clear Data.

  1. Cookies and Site Data - If you check this box, it will log you off of your authenticated sites. So, you will need to re-login to all of your websites. If you don't mind doing that, then put a check here.
  2. Cached Web Content - This is what you want to check. Put a check here to clear your cached data that's stored locally on your computer. You should select this box.
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Step 6

Click on the Clear button. After clicking the button, your web browser cache has been cleared.

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