Whether you have scheduled automatic cookie clearance or are manually going in to clear your browsing data and/or cookies, there are certain sites you’ll want to consider whitelisting from cookie clearance.


This is because some cookies are useful, e.g., by keeping you logged in to trusted websites or retaining your shopping cart orders. To avoid having stored passwords deleted on sites you trust, whitelist the site from cookie clearance by following the steps below.

Add or remove websites from whitelist

  1. Select the Privacy Guardian tab and from the left Dashboard menu click on  ActiveCare (third icon down).

  2. On the right side of the window, click the Add or remove websites from whitelist button.

  3. You may Choose from popular options if you are unsure which websites to whitelist or click within the URL field that says Enter URL to enter a specific website you have in mind.

  4. Review your whitelisted sites.

  5. Click Remove to re-enable cookie clearance for any given website in this list.

  6. When you are finished making changes, click Done

NOTE: You will also need to ensure the removal of browser saved passwords is disabled.

Disable removal of browser stored passwords

To disable the removal of your browser stored passwords, follow the above directions and uncheck the box labeled Saved Passwords. The tool will not remove any passwords that your browser has stored.