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Opting Out of Location-Based Advertising

Last Updated: Fri, 14 Apr 2017 > Related Articles

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Learn how to opt out of location-based advertising through My Account.


Cox provides location-based advertising to its users to provide a personalized experience while surfing the Internet. To opt out of location-based advertising, complete the following steps.

  1. In a web browser, go to myaccount.cox.net/internettools/geooptout/geooptout.cox
  2. On the My Account sign in page, enter your primary User ID and Password, then click Sign In.

    • If you do not remember your password, click Forgot User ID / Password?
    • You must log in as the primary Account Holder to manage your location-based advertising preferences.
  1. On the Location-based Advertising Opt Out page, click the I wish to opt out of Location-based Advertising. radio button.
  2. Click Submit.

    radio button to opt out

On the confirmation page, click Confirm.

confirm selection

Result: The opt out of location-based advertising is complete. Click Return to Internet Tools.

Note: To opt in, follow the same steps as above and click the I wish to receive more relevant advertising based on my location. radio button.

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