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Hi Everyone

Can anyone please tell me how to clear cookie in firefox through VB script.
Posted 28-Aug-12 6:55am
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ryanb31 29-Aug-12 8:33am
   
Do you mean VB in an ASP page? Or do you actually mean VB Script? More details might be useful.

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VBSCript only runs in IE. So, there's no connection between FF and VBScript at all.
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ridoy 28-Aug-12 12:38pm
   
exactly..+5
lewax00 28-Aug-12 13:23pm
   
There's no reason you couldn't use VBScript to delete cookies from Firefox on your own machine. It's just a matter of deleting the right files.
Christian Graus 30-Aug-12 12:09pm
   
True, but then why would you use VBscript at all, instead of a real language ?
lewax00 30-Aug-12 12:18pm
   
A script makes much more sense for a simple task like that, and VBScript can be run on any Windows machine without additional software. Personally, I'd just do batch script, but there's no reason VBScript shouldn't work. Plus, I'm pretty sure such scripts can be easily distributed via things like group policy.
Christian Graus 30-Aug-12 12:22pm
   
Well, I don't know. I don't know where the files would live, or how much work it would be to find them. I'd never use VBScript to do this, b/c writing a C# console app is trivial compared to fighting with VBScript. I can see that some IT depts would want a way to do this automatically, but I don't see why they'd only need it for FF, in that case. So I think the question is still unclear.
lewax00 30-Aug-12 12:28pm
   
He may be more comfortable with VBScript, and already have a way for other browsers. But I do agree, the question isn't clear. And anyways, I don't know where those files are, I use CCleaner when I need to clean up my cookies.
code_done 31-Aug-12 11:35am
   
Hi All

Actually i need to use the code in another Functionality testing tool, and that tool supports only VB script.
Yes as said by lewax00 that can be possible by deleting all the cookies related to Firefox.

Thanks , I will try it out. if you have any other solutions please tell me.

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