Clearing cookies on a cellphone means that all cookies are deleted from the cellphone's cache. A cookie is downloaded to a phone or computer when a user visits a website. The cookie keeps track of the user's use of the website, such as login information.Continue Reading
Clearing cookies can be useful if a user is having problems with a website, such as issues logging into an account or a problem with loading the newest version of a website. It is recommended that users delete cookies after accessing sensitive information, such as banking details.
Cookies can be cleared on an iPhone through Safari, on an Android through the browser's settings and on a Windows Phone through Internet Explorer's options.Learn more about Mobile
TTY mode on a cellphone activates the ability to use a cellphone as a teletypewriter, which is a text-like system used primarily by deaf people to communicate over the phone. To use TTY mode, the cellphone must be connected to a portable TTY device.Full Answer >
To make international calls with your cellphone, dial your country's exit code followed by the country code, area code and phone number of the person you're contacting. You can also dial the plus sign in place of your country's exit code. The exit code for the United States is 011.Full Answer >
There are a variety of services available online that provide help when trying to find a lost cellphone, including Apple's Find My iPhone feature and an app called Plan B for Android phones. Plan B lets users download a program from the Google Play store to the lost phone; once installed, it sends an email to the owner with a location. Ten minutes later, it sends a link to a map pinpointing the phone.Full Answer >
There are a number of free apps that can be downloaded to a cellphone, such as Prey, Find My iPhone or Plan B, all of which can track a device remotely once installed. Although the options are more limited, it is also possible to track older GSM phones as well to some extent.Full Answer >