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Frequently Asked Questions

  1. What is a cookie and how do I enable it?

1. What is a cookie and how do I enable it?

Cookies are small text files that a web server may ask your web browser to store, and to send back to the web server when needed. Cookies allow us to distinguish between different users, and to use information provided at one stage of an application at a later time (for instance, items placed in a 'shopping cart' might need to be displayed on a later 'check-out' screen). When we use cookies in this way, the cookie is stored on your web browser only temporarily; the cookie is destroyed at the end of the transaction or at the end of the browser session.

To set your web browser to accept cookies, please follow the instructions below:

For Internet Explorer:

  • Tools > Internet Options > Privacy > move slider to bottom to "Accept All Cookies" > Apply > OK

For Firefox:

  • Tools > Options > Privacy (button) > Cookies (tab) > check box for "Allow sites to set cookies"

For Netscape:

  • Edit > Preferences > Privacy and Security > Cookies > select Enable all cookies


Questions about this Service? Contact the Bureau of Motor Vehicles at: (207) 624-9000 ext. 52114 or Email: