When you apply for coverage in the Marketplace, some web browsers offer a smoother experience than others. The best result will come from matching the right browser to your computer’s operating system. We show the best matches below.
To learn how to find out which browser and operating system you’re using, scroll to the bottom of the page.
Apple Macintosh operating systems
OS X Mountain Lion
OS X Lion
iOS 6 and 7 (iPad)
Android 4 (Tablet)
Learn more about how to improve your experience when you create a Marketplace account.
Browser: To find out what browser version you’re using:
If you need to update your browser, you can download the correct version from the maker’s website for free.
Operating system: To find out what operating system your computer uses, try these links:
To use HealthCare.gov, you must have your browser set to accept cookies. Below are instructions on how to do this in most popular browsers.
Below are directions on clearing cookies in the most popular browsers:
This browser has different steps for clearing cookies from a single site and for deleting all cookies:
Deleting cookies for a single site:
Select the cookie that needs to be deleted and click on Remove Cookie.
To select all the cookies in the list select Shift +End on your keyboard.
Deleting all cookies:
Chrome will process your request for a moment and the action will be completed.
Many issues can be resolved by clearing your browser’s memory (also called “cache”). Below are instructions on how to do this in most popular browsers.