What can I do to stop getting these cookies


I use the Internet Tools to clean up trmporary Internet files (cookies) When this is completed I can go to START...FIND...FILES or FOLDERS...and enter cookies...They will be gone, HOWEVER, if I enter cookie, without the "s" and search, There will be hundredes of them all listed as, return_zag_cookie Temporary Internet files\content.IE5 (and an 9 digit alpha-numeric code) examples are MPYRE9SR and OP638X2N.

What can I do to stop getting these cookies. I have had up to 800+ of them at one time befor I had time to delete them.

Any assistance will be appreciated



This question was answered on November 13, 2004. Much of the information contained herein may have changed since posting.

You can download a window washer This will clean your computer from many things including cookies.

Comprehensive Internet history and system cleaner.




·mail trash

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·Windows run and find history

·scan disk files

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·locked index.dat files

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·Windows temp files folder

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Online activities can be traced through browser cache, cookies and history

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Posted by Jerry of Katharine Gibbs School - New York on November 13, 2004