Here's our Internet Explorer Tip for.. September 7, 1997
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Turn off the Cookie warning
First of all, what's a cookie? Without getting too technical, a cookie is actually a file, created by your Web browser which can then be accessed by a Web server computer, which can then "learn" things about your Internet habits. Things like your general interests in Web sites, like where you go and when, and other information that make it easier for Web servers to say, target you with advertising banners.

When you access a Web site, you might get this message:

The reason you got this message is that Internet Explorer is set to warn you before you accept cookies. To turn off this option, choose View, Options, then click the Advanced tab. Deselect the check box Warn before accepting "cookies", then click OK.