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Opting Out of Location-Based Advertising

Last Updated: Mon, 11 Aug 2014 > Related Articles

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Summary

Learn how to opt out of location-based advertising through Internet Tools.

Solution

Cox provides location-based advertising to its users to provide a more personalized experience while on the web.

To opt out of location-based advertising, complete the following steps.

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  1. On the main Cox.com page, hover your mouse over My Connection, and then clock the Internet Tools link.

my connection

 

Result: The Internet Tools page displays.

 

internet tools

 

  1. Enter primary User ID and Password, then click the Sign In button.

 

Note: If you do not remember your password, click the Forgot your Password? link.

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Under the Account Management column, under Location-based Advertising, click the Manage Location-based Advertising link.

 

 

Result: The Opt Out page displays.

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Select the I wish to opt out of Location-based Advertising. radio button, then click the Submit button.

 

 

Result: A confirmation page displays.

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Click the Confirm button.

 

 

Result: The opt out of location-based advertising is complete. To opt-in, follow the same steps above and select the I wish to receive more relevant advertising based on my location. radio button.


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