Last updated on 13th of May 2019.
“Cookies”, are small pieces of data that our website transfers to the web browser on your electronic device (mobile, computer) when you visit our website. These are then sent back from your device to our website on each subsequent visit for a number of reasons. They provide functionality and enable us to recognise you across different services and devices on subsequent visits to our website while also helping us to improve the services made available through our website.
For instance, cookies could remember your actions and preferences (such as login details, language, display preferences), they could help you browse the website more efficiently and, in so doing, could help to improve your experience while using the website.
We do not use cookie technology to capture individual email addresses or any personally identifying information about you. As a matter of fact, any information collected is done on an aggregate basis and is used to enhance the content of our website in order to render it as user-friendly as possible. The information so gathered through cookies may include the date and time of visits, the pages viewed, time spent on our website and the websites visited just before and just after our website.
What cookies do we use and how can you manage your cookies?
We can classify cookies into two separate categories, being those which are necessary for the functionality of the website, and those which we collect to analyse your activity to improve how the website works. Use the box at the bottom of this page to get a brief explanation of what types of cookies we collect, what the source of the cookies is, why we use the cookie, how long we retain the cookie, and whether the cookie is necessary for the website’s functionality or not.
We do not collect or process any cookies (except for the necessary cookies allowing the functionality of the website) until and unless you select the ‘OK’ button on the cookie consent banner which pops up upon entering our portal. Once you click the ‘OK’ button, all selected cookies will be activated. You can change your cookie preferences at any time, even before you click ‘OK’, by expanding the ‘Settings’ menu on the same cookie banner.
Third party cookies
Some cookies are placed by third party services that appear on our pages. For example, we host setup guides on YouTube that are embedded in our website. These services may store cookies that are required for the functionality of the respective third-party web components. These may include cookies to collect statistics about how our website is used so we can improve our website, to make sure you can see offers that are relevant to you and to provide specific relevant content for your preferences and interests. Such third party cookies that are used when visiting our website are also documented in our cookie list but we do not have control over what cookies are used by the third parties.
Advertisers and other third parties may use their own cookies when you click on an advertisement or link on our website. These third parties are responsible for setting out their own cookie and privacy policies. We cannot be held responsible for cookies and content provided through third party websites.
Should you decide to reject any cookies, some of the functionality of our website may be lost and you will be unable to use some of the services available on our website.
For further information on cookies, including how you can see what cookies have been set on your devices, as well as information on how to manage and delete them, you might wish to visit www.allaboutcookies.org