Enabling Cookies in Internet Explorer

Step 1:

Find the Internet Explorer icon on the Desktop and double-click on it.

Internet Explorer icon

Or click on Start, go to All Programs, and click on Internet Explorer.

shows IE in start menu

Step 2:

After Internet Explorer opens, click on Tools, then click on Internet Options.

tool menu, Internet options

Step 3:

Click on the Privacy tabClick on the Advanced button.

shows privacy tab, clicking advanced button

Step 4:

This will open a new window. Select the checkbox in front of Override automatic cookie handling. Make sure First-party Cookies is set to Accept and that your Third-party Cookies are set to Prompt. Click the Always allow session cookies optionThen click OK.

settings windows

Step 5:

You will need to click OK again at the Internet Options screen before the process is complete.

shows clicking ok button


You have successfully enabled cookies in Internet Explorer. If you have an questions or concerns, please contact the Helpdesk at helpdesk@valdosta.edu or 229-245-HELP (4357). Please note that our work request system can only accept emails sent from a VSU email address.