Definition and function of Cookies
What are cookies? A cookie is a file that is downloaded to your computer when you access certain web pages. Cookies allow a website, among other things, to store and retrieve information about the browsing habits of a user or their computer and, depending on the information they contain and the way you use your computer, can be used to recognize the user.
Depending on the period of time they remain activated in the terminal equipment we can distinguish:
- Session Cookies: These are a type of cookies designed to collect and store data while the user accesses a web page. They are usually used to store information that is only of interest to keep for the provision of the service requested by the user on a single occasion (e.g. a list of products purchased).
- Persistent cookies: These are a type of cookie in which the data remains stored in the terminal and can be accessed and processed for a period defined by the party responsible for the cookie, which can range from a few minutes to several years.
Depending on who is the entity that manages the equipment or domain from which cookies are sent and treat the data obtained, we can distinguish:
- Own cookies: Those created or managed by TECOPLAS S.L.,
Here are the links to the main browsers and devices so that you have all the information you need to find out how to manage cookies in your browser.
Internet ExplorerTM : Version 5, Version 6, Version 7 and 8, Version 9, Safari TM:, Google TM, Firefox TM:, Opera TM:, Android, Windows Phone, Blackberry.