Question: Where are cookie files actually stored on the hard disk?
The actual location of cookie files depends on the user's browser and OS.
For example, Netscape Navigator 4.x under Windows stored
all your cookies in a single file
a typical location of this file was the following:
Internet Explorer 4.x stored cookies for each website in separate files.
The name of a cookie file might be something like this:
anyuser@WebSiteName.txt. A typical location
of cookie files in Internet Explorer 4.x was the following:
Newer versions of IE use a more complex directory structures for cookies and cache files.