WHAT IS A COOKIE?
A cookie is a harmless text file that is stored on your browser when you visit almost any Web page. The usefulness of the cookie is that the web is able to remember your visit when surfing again for that page. Although many people do not know the cookies have been in use for 20 years, when They appeared the first browser for the World Wide Web.
WHAT IS NOT A COOKIE?
It is not a virus or a Trojan, not a worm, or spam or spyware, or pop-up window opens.
What information do we set a cookie?
Cookies do not often store sensitive information about you, such as credit card or bank account information, photographs, your identity card or personal information, etc. The data stored are technical, personal preferences, personalization of content, etc.
The web server does not associate you as a person if your web browser. In fact, if you browse usually with Internet Explorer and try to browse the same web with Firefox or Chrome you will see that web does not realize that you are the same person because you are actually associating the browser, not the person.
WHAT ARE COOKIES?
1- Techniques Cookies: These are the most basic and allow, among other things, know when you are sailing a human or an automated application, when an anonymous user navigates and one registered basic tasks for the operation of any dynamic web.
2- Cookies Analysis: Collect information on the type of navigation is performing, the sections most uses, products consulted, time slot of use, language, etc.
3- Cookies advertising: display advertising based on their navigation, their country of origin, language, etc.
WHAT ARE YOUR COOKIES AND THIRD PARTY?
To understand the scope may have to disable cookies we show some examples:
1- You can not share content of this site on Facebook, Twitter or any other social network .
2- The web site will not adapt the content to their personal preferences, as often happens in the online stores.
3- staff can not access the web area, such as my own, or my profile or orders.
4- Stores online: It will be impossible to make purchases online, will have to be telephone or by visiting the physical store if you have one.
5- not be able to customize their geographic preferences as time zone, currency or language.
6- The website can not perform analytical web visitors and traffic on the web, making it difficult for the website to be competitive.
7- 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.
8- No advertising will show sectioned, reducing advertising revenue on the web.
IS IT POSSIBLE TO ELIMINATE THE 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 browsers MORE polulares
Heres how to access a particular cookie Chrome browser. Note: These steps may vary depending on the browser version:
1- Go to Settings or Preferences using the File menu or by clicking the icon that appears personalization top right.
2- You see different sections, click the Show Advanced Options option.
3- Go to Privacy Settings content.
4- Select All cookies and site data.
5 was -Aparecerá a list of all cookies ordered by domain. To make it easier to find a specific cookie domain partially or completely enter the address in the search field cookies.
6- After completing this filter on the screen one or more lines with the requested Web cookies. Now just select it and press X to proceed with removal.
To access the cookie settings in Internet Explorer follow these steps (may vary depending on the version of the browser):
1- Go to Tools, Internet Options
2 Click Privacy.
3- Move the slider to adjust the level of privacy you want.
To access the cookie settings Firefox browser follow these steps (may vary depending on the version of the browser):
1- Go to Options or Preferences for your operating system.
2- Click Privacy.
3- In History choose Use custom settings for history.
4- Now you see the Accept Cookies option can turn on or off 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):
1- Scroll to Settings, then Privacy.
2- Here you will 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):
1 Go to Settings, then Safari.
2- 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):
1- Run the browser and press the Menu button, then Settings.
2- Go to security and privacy, see the Accept cookies option to check or uncheck the box.
To access the browser cookie settings for Windows Phone devices follow these steps (may vary depending on the version of the browser):
1- Open Internet Explorer, then More, then Settings
2- You can now enable or disable the Allow cookies.