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Opting Out of Location-Based Advertising

Last Updated: Mon, 11 Aug 2014 > Related Articles

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


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.

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

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Result: The Internet Tools page displays.


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  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.


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



Result: The Opt Out page displays.


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



Result: A confirmation page displays.


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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