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Googling cookie too big???

Often when you visit a webpage and you may have received an error called "400 Bad Request". Here is a quick guide to clear the error and proceed with surfing.



What is Cookie Too Big?


400 Bad Request usually happens when the server finds the cookie for that domain is too big to load or corrupted. Usually nginx server shows such 400 Bad Request or Request Header or Cookie Too Large errors when the server finds the cookie large enough.By deleting the cookie stored in your browser you can avoid this error.

How to Avoid 400 Bad Request Error


Step 1: Refresh the webpage using CTRL + R
Step 2: Hard Refresh the webpage using CTRL + F5
Step 3: Use incognito or Private mode in the browser.
Step 4: You need to delete the cookie stored in your browser. You may have to delete the cookies again when you restart the browser.

For Chrome Users;

Step 1: Type "chrome://settings/" without quotes in the address bar and press Enter

 OR Go to Settings from the sidebar

400 Bad Request, Cookie Too Big - Chrome
400 Bad Request, Cookie Too Big - Chrome
Step 2: Select "Show Advanced Settings" and Select "Privacy"  OR Click CTRL + H

Step 3: Select "Clear Browsing Data"

Step 4: Select "Cookies and other site and plugin data"

Step 5: Press "Clear Browsing Data"

For Mozilla Firefox Users


To Clear the Cache, Do the following steps;

Tools > Options > Advanced > Network > Offline Storage (Cache): "Clear Now"

To Remove Cookies from sites causing problems:

Tools > Options > Privacy > History > Select the domain name by searching on the tab and select it., Then press Remove Selected. If you are unable to find the domain, press Remove All.


For Internet Explorer [IE]Users

Settings OR Press CTRL + Shift + Del > Safety > Delete browsing history

For Edge Browser Users


Open Edge Broswer >  Select 3-lined Hub button > Select history button > Select Clear History  > Select Show more > Select Cookies and Cached data and files > Select Clear Button



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