Cookies are small computer files stored in the user’s computer that help us recognize the user. It helps the website to remember information about your visit, like your preferred language and other settings. That can make your next visit easier and the site more useful to you.
Cookies are essential for internet to work correctly by providing several advantages to improve interactive services, making web browsing easier. Cookies do not damage hardware but rather help us to identify and solve errors.
The following information will help you to understand the different types of cookies used:
_ Session Cookies:these aretemporary cookies that are stored in browser cookie file until the user leaves the webpage, leaving no trace on the hard drive. Information obtained via these cookies is used to analyse how users interact with the website. This helps us to improve the web content and experience, making it more user friendly.
_ Permanent Cookies:These are stored on the hard drive and our website reads them every time the user visits the site. A permanent cookie has an expiry date. The cookie will stop working after that date.
The following is a list of the main cookies used in our web, namely:
_ Strictly necessary cookies are for example those that are used for correct web browsing or those that allow services to be carried out by the user or cookies that are used to insure that the web page content loads correctly.
_ Third party cookies such as those used in social networks or for complementary external content
_ Analytic cookies are used for periodical maintenance to offer the best possible service to the user. The main function is to collect information and report statistical data.
RELATION AND DESCRIPTION OF THE COOKIES THAT WE USE ON THE WEB PAGE:
The following table shows how cookies are used on our webpage:
|www.priscomobile.com||PHPSESSID||This cookie is used to establish the session of the user visiting the site. It is a way to identify and manage the state – session variables – for a particular user, and to be able to move that information through our website.||Session|
|Facebook Cookies||datr||We use the “Facebook” buttons to promote the Facebook websites.|
|icl_current_language||Permits and stores the language selected by the user’s session
Complementary Guarantees – Cookie Management:
As further complementary guarantee to the ones previously described, the registry of cookies could be subject to acceptance during the installation or update of the browser. Such acceptance can be revoked at anytime via the content configuration and privacy options available.
Many browsers allow a private mode to be activated through which the cookies are always erased after the visit. Depending on the each browser, this private mode can have different names. The following is a list of the most common browsers and the different names for “private mode”:
Internet Explorer 8 and superior; InPrivate Safari 2 and superior; Private Navigation/Browsing
Opera 10.5 and superior; Private Navigation/Browsing FireFox 3.5 and superior; Private Navigation/Browsing Google Chrome 10 and superior; Incognito
Important Note: Please read the Help section carefully of your browser in order to find out more about how to activate the “private mode”. Users can visit our webpage even though their browser is in “private mode”, however the session might not be optimum and some functions may not work correctly.
What if I turn off cookies?
To understand the scope may have to disable cookies we show some examples:
You can not share content from that page to Facebook, Twitter or any other social network.
The web site will not adapt content to their personal preferences, as often happens in the online stores.
You can not access the personal area of the web, such as my own, or my profile or orders.
Online stores: It will be impossible to make purchases online, will have to be telephone or by visiting the physical store if you have one.
It will not be possible to customize their geographic preferences as time zone, currency or language.
The website can not perform analytical web visitors and traffic on the web, making it difficult for the website to be competitive.
You can not write on the blog, you can not upload photos, post comments, evaluate or rate content. The web may not know whether you are a human or an automated application that publishes spam.
No advertising may show sectioned, reducing advertising revenue on the web.
Can I delete cookies?
Yes. Not only eliminate also block, general or particular to a specific domain. To remove cookies from a website should go to your browser settings and there you can find the associated domain in question and proceed to its elimination.
Cookie settings for the most popular browsers
Here’s how to access a particular cookie Chrome browser. Note: These steps may vary depending on the browser version:
Go to Settings or Preferences using the File menu or by clicking the icon that appears personalization top right.
You see different sections, click the Show Advanced Options option.
Go to Privacy Settings content.
Select All cookies and site data.
a list of all cookies ordered by domain appears. To make it easier to find a specific cookie domain partially or completely enter the address in the search field cookies.
After making this filter will appear on the screen one or more lines with the requested Web cookies. Now just select it and press X to proceed to its elimination.
To access the cookie settings in Internet Explorer follow these steps (may vary depending on the version of the browser):
Go to Tools, Internet Options
Move the slider to adjust the level of privacy you want.
To access cookie settings Firefox browser follow these steps (may vary depending on the version of the browser):
Go to Options or Preferences for your operating system.
In History choose Use custom settings for history.
Now you can see the Accept Cookies option, you can activate or deactivate as desired.
To access the cookie settings of the Safari browser for OSX follow these steps (may vary depending on the version of the browser):
Go to Settings, then Privacy.
Here you can see the Block cookies to fit the type of lock to perform.
To access the cookie settings of the Safari browser for iOS follow these steps (may vary depending on the version of the browser):
Go to Settings, then Safari.
You go to Privacy and Security, see the Block cookies to fit the type of lock to perform.
To access the browser cookie settings for Android devices follow these steps (may vary depending on the version of the browser):
Run the browser and press Menu, then Settings button.
Go to security and privacy, see the Accept cookies option to select or deselect the box.
To access the browser cookie settings for Windows Phone devices follow these steps (may vary depending on the version of the browser):
Open Internet Explorer, then More, then Settings
Now you can enable or disable the Allow cookies.