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Location information

In order to display information that is relevant to you, such as the weather, traffic, or a map, some websites may use information about your location.

Your location is determined by the location of the nearest wireless access points and the IP address of your computer.

If a site requests information about where you are located, you will be notified of this at the top of the page. The information will not be given to the site unless you click the Allow button.

Prohibit all sites from detecting your location

  1. Click the button
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    In the top right corner of the browser window

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      Settings.
  2. In the lower part of the Settings page, click the Show advanced settings button.

  3. In the Privacy section, click Content settings.
  4. In the Location section, select the option Do not allow any site to track my physical location.
  5. Click Done.

View a list of sites allowed to track your location

  1. Click the button
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    In the top right corner of the browser window

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      Settings.
  2. In the lower part of the Settings page, click the Show advanced settings button.

  3. In the Privacy section, click Content settings.
  4. In the Location section, click Manage exceptions.

To remove a site from this list, click the icon . After this, the website will not be allowed to track your location.

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