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Just like good ‘ol mom never forgets, computers have the same uncanny ability. Sometimes it's good to have these records when you have a problem. Other times it can drain your memory needlessly -- like web surfing. Every website you go to the computer remembers you were there and what you did. The information collected is called cookies and cache. To make sure you maximize your memory use it's probably a good idea to empty this collection of cache and cookies every so often. If you're not sure how to do it search through the help index on your computer platform.