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220 Views 3 Replies Latest reply: Jul 9, 2012 12:58 PM by AHSmith RSS
David Letwin Calculating status...
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Dec 20, 2011 9:23 AM

Greetings, all.

 

I've selected the "Block cookies from third party/advertisers" in preferences, but I also want to make exceptions for certain sites at my discretion (like you can do on Firefox). Is there any way to do this in Safari? Or is it an all or nothing proposition?

 

Thanks in advance,

 

DPL

iMac, Mac OS X (10.6.7)
  • Network 23 Level 6 Level 6 (11,510 points)
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    Dec 20, 2011 9:52 AM (in response to David Letwin)

    No, Safari is behind Firefox, Chrome, and others in cookie handling. But you can make exceptions through add-ons. I use one called Safari Cookies which is free and works fine, but I'm thinking about upgrading to Cookie (which you can get in the Mac App Store) because it handles cookies and databases in all browsers, not just Safari.

  • AHSmith Calculating status...
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    Jul 9, 2012 12:58 PM (in response to Network 23)

    It makes no sense that exceptions would not be standard in Safari's cookie settings. Anyone know why it's all or none?... Thanks for the info Network 23.

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