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Browser Settings for Google Chrome 28 for PC

Rakuten LinkShare supports Google Chrome version 18 and up, but we recommend that you use Internet Explorer 9 when accessing your account.

If you are using Chrome and having problems registering with or logging in to Rakuten LinkShare, you may need to adjust your browser settings. Please take these steps:

If you have trouble registering:

  1. Click on the button in the upper right corner of the screen and select Settings.
  2. Scroll down and click Show Advanced Settings.
  3. Under Privacy, click Content settings...
  4. If "Allow local data to be set" is selected, click Manage Exceptions and make sure that linksynergy.com is not among the blocked sites. If it is blocked, set its Behavior drop-down to "Allow".
  5. If "Block third-party cookies and site data" is checked, click Manage Exceptions and in the "Hostname pattern" field, add linksynergy.com and set the Behavior drop-down to "Allow".
  6. If "Block sites from setting any data" is selected, consider switching your settings to "Allow local data to be set" and "Block third-party cookies and site data" and follow the instructions in Step 5 above.
  7. Click OK when you're finished and restart your browser.

If you are having trouble logging in:
I. Allow Rakuten LinkShare Cookies:

  1. Click on the button in the upper right corner of the screen and select Settings.
  2. Scroll down and click Show Advanced Settings.
  3. Under Privacy, click Content settings...
  4. If "Allow local data to be set" is selected, click Manage Exceptions and make sure that linksynergy.com is not among the blocked sites. If it is blocked, set its Behavior drop-down to "Allow".
  5. If "Block third-party cookies and site data" is checked, click Manage Exceptions and in the "Hostname pattern" field, add linksynergy.com and set the Behavior drop-down to "Allow".
  6. If "Block sites from setting any data" is selected, consider switching your settings to "Allow local data to be set" and "Block third-party cookies and site data" and following the instructions in Step 5.
  7. Click OK.

II. Clear the Browsing Data:

  1. Under Privacy, click Clear the browsing data...
  2. For the "Obliterate the following items" drop-down, select as far back as you are comfortable deleting.
  3. Make sure the "Empty the cache" box is checked.
  4. Click Clear browsing data.

III. Adjust Advanced Settings:

  1. Under "Network," click Change proxy settings...
  2. Select the Advanced tab
  3. Scroll down to the Security section and check "Use SSL 3.0" and "Use TLS 1.0"

Lastly, close Chrome and restart it. You will now be able to access your Rakuten LinkShare account.

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