Cookies are small text files that are placed on a computer by a website that contain information that helps identify the user or remember any customized settings when the user visits the site again. Cookies are not dange... More » Technology Computers & Hardware

Removing tracking cookies is a straightforward process that varies based on the Internet browser you are using. Most major programs let you manipulate the settings so that existing cookies are deleted and future cookies ... More »

If a user deletes cookies, he or she will need to sign into frequently visited websites again and may lose some display settings on various websites. Unfortunately, deleting cookies will not rid a user's system of cookie... More »

A computer database is a huge compilation of electronic files stored at a single location that is designed and modeled to support processes that require storage and retrieval of relevant information without a lot of work... More »

To restore your computer to factory settings, you must backup the files you want to save and either reinstall your operating system or perform a factory reset. Restoring your computer to factory settings wipes all the in... More » Technology Computers & Hardware

A computer's file management system allows the user to classify and organize data files, typically according to a branching hierarchy of folders and subfolders. Many also include search features and other tools that allo... More »

To determine how much memory a user has on their computer, they must access the hard drive information. This is fairly simple for users with Windows operating systems. More » Technology Computers & Hardware