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Every time I login to Google as my OpenID I stay signed-in. This can get annoying as I feel safer searching Google without being logged-in, even if my dynamic IP is logged.

Obviously I can just immediately go to Google and log-out, but as this is a pain, i'm hoping there's a better way.

I know that unchecking remember me would stop it persisting across browser sessions, but I don't want to be logged-in when I next go to Google, whether in the same session or not.

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Use Cookie Zapper to delete cookies once you leave the tab. Alternatively, if you use a non-US version of Google you can disable cookies on that domain (e.g. using FireCookie), however you can't if you don't, as cookies are required on the domain used for OpenID.

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You could try using the private mode of your browser. All current browsers have this capability. In private mode you will not be automatically logged into Google.

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Wouldn't work as i'd want to be logged-into the OpenID-powered site as well. –  Gelatin Jun 30 '10 at 20:43
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