What is a cookie?
A ‘cookie’ is a small text file containing information which is stored on your computer. Cookies are only used for technical reasons and to facilitate your use of a website. One type of cookie, a “permanent cookie”, will save a file on your computer for a long time. It can thereafter be used to customise this website based on the user’s choices and preferences. Another common type of cookie is the “session cookie”. When you visit a website, session cookies are sent between your computer and the server to collect information. Session cookies are not saved once you close your web browser. For more information about how cookies work, please be referred to www.allaboutcookies.org.
What cookies are used on www.hildinganders.com?
We are continuously working to improve this website. Therefore, we use the web analysis tool “Google Analytics” to analyse the behaviour of visitors on this website on an anonymous and aggregated level. We allow Google Analytics to install and manage cookies on this website. The following cookies are used by Google Analytics:
- Hildinganders.com (_ga)
This cookie stores information about visits to the website. The purpose of this cookie is to analyse and improve the site’s user experience. The cookie is a “permanent” cookie and is stored locally on your computer for 2 years.
- Hildinganders.com (_gat)
This cookie stores information about visits to the website. The purpose of this cookie is to analyse and improve the site’s user experience. The cookie is a “session” cookie and is stored locally on your computer until you exit the site.
- Hildinganders.com (_gid)
This cookie is used to distinguish users. The cookie is a “permanent” cookie and is stored for 24 hours.
- Hildinganders.com (_utma)
This cookie is used to track visitor behaviour on the website and measure the website’s performance. It is updated every time information is sent to Google Analytics. The main purpose of this cookie is to improve the website’s performance and is stored for 2 years in general, but can be modified by the visitor.
- Hildinganders.com (_utmb)
This cookie is used to determine new sessions/visits. It is updated every time information is sent to google analytics. It is stored for 30 minutes.
- Hildinganders.com (_utmc)
This cookie is used to determine new sessions for returning visitors. The main purpose of this cookie is to improve the website’s performance. It is a session cookie and is stored until the visitor closes his or her web browser.
- Hildinganders.com (_utmz)
This cookie is used to identify the source of the website’s traffic in order to give information on which website the visitor came from when they arrived at the website. The main purpose of this cookie is to improve the website’s performance. It is a session cookie and is stored for 6 months from set/update.
- Hildinganders.com (AMP_TOKEN)
This cookie contains a token that can be used to retrieve a Client ID from AMP Client ID service. Other possible values indicate opt-out, inflight request or an error retrieving a Client ID from AMP Client ID service. It is a permanent cookie and is stored for 30 seconds to 1 year.
We use certain cookies in order to receive feedback from functions on this website. The following cookies are used for feedback purposes:
- Hildinganders.com (acceptSiteCookies)
- Hildinganders.com (ASP.NET_SessionId, preferredMarketLanguage and currentLang)
We use ASP.NET_SessionId, preferredMarketLanguage and currentLang cookies which are used identify the choices the visitor has made on the particular session and stores language and market choices. The preferredMarketLanguage cookie is a “permanent” cookie and is stored locally on your computer for 1 year. The ASP.NET_SessionId and currentLang cookies are session cookies and will be deleted from your computer when you close your browser.
If you do not wish to accept cookies you can change your web browser’s settings to automatically deny the storage of cookies or to inform you when a website wants to store cookies on your computer. Previously stored cookies can also be deleted through the web browser (for more on this see below under Section 8.5). Please note that certain areas and functions on this website require cookies and may not function if cookies are deleted or declined.
How can you delete cookies that are already saved?
If you are using a PC and an updated browser and wish to remove the cookies that are already on your equipment, you can press CTRL, SHIFT and DELETE simultaneously. You can find the support pages for the most commonly used browsers here:
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