What are cookies?
Cookies are small pieces of information placed by websites on to electronic devices such as computers, smartphones, and tablets. These pieces of information are sent back to that website each time the user visits it. Cookies are very widely used and allow websites to function in a number of different ways, in particular to allow website owners to understand more about how people use their websites, to remember a website user’s preferences, to target adverts at users, and to permit logins. Cookies usually improve the browsing experience and make websites more efficient. They do not provide access to your electronic device.
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Web browser cookie settings and privacy controls
User choice and online privacy and security are important. One of the ways you can maximise all of these things is to choose to limit the way cookies interact with your device.
The majority of web browsers allow users to prevent or limit the extent to which cookies are placed on their devices. You can do this by checking your browser privacy or cookie settings and changing them to suit the level of control you want. See the links below for how to do this for each of the most popular web browsers:
You can opt out of being tracked by Google Analytics at http://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout.
There are also a number of privacy-enhancing additions for most web browsers. These are called add-ons or extensions. They can be easy to use, free, and found (for the most popular desktop or laptop web browsers) at:
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