Testing Your Cookie Blocking Implementation

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Testing Your Cookie Blocking Implementation

It is import to confirm that you have set up your Cookie Banner to properly block cookies according to your Consent Model. This document provides a quick and easy way to test that your cookies are being blocked properly.

To test your Cookie Blocking Implementation

  1. Open Google Chrome and navigate to the webpage to be tested. Click the Accept All Cookies button on your banner.

  2. Right click on the page and select Inspect Element (or press Ctrl+Shift+I) to open the Developer Pane.

  3. Click on the Application tab and expand the Cookies section.

  4. Select your current domain to see the currently active cookies.

  5. To clear the active cookies, select Clear Storage from the Applications tab.

  6. Make sure the Cookies check box is selected and click the Clear Site Data button.

  7. Return to the Current Domain field in the Cookies section. It should now be empty.

  8. Perform a hard refresh of the webpage by pressing Ctrl+Shift+R.

  9. The active cookies should now match the Strictly Necessary cookies specified in your Cookie Blocking Implementation.

  10. Click Accept All Cookies in your CookiePro banner and the remaining cookies should load automatically.


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