What are cookies and what do they do?
Cookies are small data files of information that are stored on your computer, tablet, phone or other device internet access through the browser. The information collected by cookies are re-sent to the site server each time the browser opens one of its pages.
Cookies help to determine the usefulness, interest and uses of a website allowing for a faster and more efficient navigation. Avoid repeatedly enter the same information.
What kind of cookies used on the website?
There are two main types of cookies: the session and permanent. Session cookies are temporary and only remain in the cookie file until the user leave the site, so they are deleted when you close the browser. The information obtained is used to analyse traffic patterns, which facilitates the identification of problems. The permanent cookies are saved until the user delete them manually or the expiration date. They’re always used as the user makes a new visit to the site for a more personalized service, adjusting the navigation to your interests.
How to manage cookies?
All the browsers allow the user to accept, decline or delete cookies at any time by setting the appropriate settings on their browser. You can set cookies on the menu “options” or “preferences” of your browser.
Note that disabling cookies, loses the automatic filling of some data, such as the login. Besides that, you can prevent some online services to work correctly, affecting the navigation on the site.
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