credit/bank details

  wobbler 16:27 10 Jan 05
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Can anyone put my mind at rest? Does my computer store my bank or credit card details aftef I have shopped online in an easily accessible place? i have been ripped pff while my PC was away for repair and wonder whether other persons could retrieve any of this information.

  Fruit Bat /\0/\ 16:37 10 Jan 05

Yes it does! to stop it doing it

Tools -internet options- advanced scroll down to security tick the box "Do not save encrypted pages to disk"

  Magik ®© 17:03 10 Jan 05

thanks for that, we live and learn..

  bruno 17:11 10 Jan 05

Will doing this now remove any which may have been saved in the past?

  end 18:06 10 Jan 05

I have just ticked my box and would like to know the same !!

will that affect the stuff I type on-line?

  Fruit Bat /\0/\ 18:16 10 Jan 05

Clear your temporary internet files tools -intenet options - temp files -delete files or use crap cleaner Crap Cleaner click here

  Fruit Bat /\0/\ 18:20 10 Jan 05

Everything wil be the same as far as browsing and typing online is concerned.

Just the encrpyted pages those where the padlock apears at the bottom are not saved.

It is always a good idea to clear your tempfiles and browser history con completion especially if anyone else has access to the PC.

Online banking and buying online is not a goodidea from an internet cafe PC or a PC at your workplace.

  bruno 20:03 10 Jan 05

Fruit Bat /\0/Thanks for that.Very useful.

  Cook2 20:09 10 Jan 05

I've taken your advice Fruit Bat /\0/\ and ticked the box. Thanks for that.

  russmini 20:19 10 Jan 05

Fruit Bat /\0/\. Thanks have done as you said.

Wonder how many other people do not know of this option ?

  Graham ® 20:27 10 Jan 05

But shirley, if they are encrypted, how can they be read?

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