Cookie Notice

Last modified: 19/02/2021

1. Cookies

When You visit this website we may place certain information on Your computer or mobile device in the form of a “cookie”; this enables us to recognize You (when we read the cookie) automatically next time You visit.  

Cookies can help us in a number of ways. For instance, they can enable us to adapt this website so that it is better suited to Your needs or store Your password so that You do not have to re-enter it each time.  

In the matrix available here You will find an overview of the cookies we are using on this specific website. Underneath You will find the purpose, expiry date and nature of such cookies.

You can choose to accept or decline cookies. Your options to manage which cookies can be placed or read by us from Your computer or mobile device are set forth below. When You do not accept cookies defined hereunder as 'Strictly Necessary', Your visit to this website will not be possible. If You reject other cookies, certain offerings, features or resources of our website may not work properly and You may experience some loss of convenience or functionality.

2. Types of cookies

Following types of cookie may be used during Your visit to this website:

Duration of Storage
Explanation of cookie
Session Automatically deleted when You close Your browser
Persistent Remains stored on Your terminal device until it reaches the expiry date as defined hereunder



Responsible party Explanation of cookie
First party Placed by the data controller (or any of its processors) operating the website visited by You, as defined by the URL that is usually displayed in the browser address bar (meaning: placed by us)
Third party Placed by data controllers that do not operate the website currently visited by You (meaning: not placed by us)

3. Cookie categories

Type of cookie

Management options

Strictly Necessary – Necessary cookies help make a website usable by enabling basic functions like page navigation and access to secure areas of the website. The website cannot function properly without these cookies.

In case You want to disable please check Your browser settings  
(http://www.wikihow.com/Disable-Cookies) to either:  

  • Immediately remove cookies from Your computer or mobile device;
  • Block cookies;
  • Issue a warning before a cookie is placed.

If You remove or disable these cookies, Your visit to this website will not be possible

Preference Cookies – Preference cookies enable a website to remember information that changes the way the website behaves or looks, like your preferred language or the region that you are in.

In case You want to disable please check Your browser settings 
(http://www.wikihow.com/Disable-Cookies) to either: 

  • Immediately remove cookies from Your computer or mobile device;
  • Block cookies; 
  • Issue a warning before a cookie is placed.

If You remove or disable these cookies, it is possible that You cannot use some features on this website

Statistics Cookies – Statistic cookies help website owners to understand how visitors interact with websites by collecting and reporting information anonymously.

In case You want to disable please check Your browser settings 
(http://www.wikihow.com/Disable-Cookies) to either: 

  • Immediately remove cookies from Your computer or mobile device;
  • Block cookies;
  • Issue a warning before a cookie is placed.

If You remove or disable these cookies, it is possible that You cannot use some features on this website

Marketing – Marketing cookies are used to track visitors across websites. The intention is to display ads that are relevant and engaging for the individual user and thereby more valuable for publishers and third party advertisers.

In case You want to disable please check Your browser settings  
(http://www.wikihow.com/Disable-Cookies) to either:

  • Immediately remove cookies from Your computer or mobile device;
  • Block cookies;
  • Issue a warning before a cookie is placed. 

If You remove or disable these cookies, it is possible that You cannot use some features on this website

4. Overview of cookies

4.1 Category: Strictly Necessary

Necessary cookies help make a website usable by enabling basic functions like page navigation and access to secure areas of the website. The website cannot function properly without these cookies.

Cookies Name

Purpose

Category: Necessary

Expires

Third Party

CookieConsent

Stores the user's cookie consent state for the current domain

Necessary

365 Days

no

pa_enabled

Determines the device used to access the website. This allows the website to be formatted accordingly.

Necessary

session

no

AWSALB

Registers which server-cluster is serving the visitor. This is used in context with load balancing, in order to optimize user experience.

Necessary

1 Days

yes

AWSALBCORS

Registers which server-cluster is serving the visitor. This is used in context with load balancing, in order to optimize user experience.

Necessary

6 Days

yes

PHPSESSID

Preserves user session state across page requests.

Necessary

1 Days

yes

rc::a

This cookie is used to distinguish between humans and bots. This is beneficial for the website, in order to make valid reports on the use of their website.

Necessary

session

yes

rc::b

This cookie is used to distinguish between humans and bots.

Necessary

session

yes

rc::c

This cookie is used to distinguish between humans and bots.

Necessary

session

yes

formstack.analytics.viewed-form.1505854

These cookies enable the website to provide enhanced functionality and personalisation. They may be set by us or by third party providers whose services we have added to our pages. If you do not allow these cookies then some or all of these services may not function properly.

Necessary

session

no

formstack.analytics.viewed-form.1773777

These cookies enable the website to provide enhanced functionality and personalisation. They may be set by us or by third party providers whose services we have added to our pages. If you do not allow these cookies then some or all of these services may not function properly.

Necessary

session

no

formstack.analytics.viewed-form.2669181

These cookies enable the website to provide enhanced functionality and personalisation. They may be set by us or by third party providers whose services we have added to our pages. If you do not allow these cookies then some or all of these services may not function properly.

Necessary

session

no

formstack.analytics.viewed-form.2669210

These cookies enable the website to provide enhanced functionality and personalisation. They may be set by us or by third party providers whose services we have added to our pages. If you do not allow these cookies then some or all of these services may not function properly.

Necessary

session

no

formstack.analytics.viewed-form.2993981

These cookies enable the website to provide enhanced functionality and personalisation. They may be set by us or by third party providers whose services we have added to our pages. If you do not allow these cookies then some or all of these services may not function properly.

Necessary

session

no

formstack.analytics.viewed-form.3343024

These cookies enable the website to provide enhanced functionality and personalisation. They may be set by us or by third party providers whose services we have added to our pages. If you do not allow these cookies then some or all of these services may not function properly.

Necessary

session

no

formstack.analytics.viewed-form.3609618

These cookies enable the website to provide enhanced functionality and personalisation. They may be set by us or by third party providers whose services we have added to our pages. If you do not allow these cookies then some or all of these services may not function properly.

Necessary

session

no

formstack.analytics.viewed-form.3871620

These cookies enable the website to provide enhanced functionality and personalisation. They may be set by us or by third party providers whose services we have added to our pages. If you do not allow these cookies then some or all of these services may not function properly.

Necessary

session

no

formstack.analytics.viewed-form.4187805

These cookies enable the website to provide enhanced functionality and personalisation. They may be set by us or by third party providers whose services we have added to our pages. If you do not allow these cookies then some or all of these services may not function properly.

Necessary

session

no

labels

Saves translations for labels that are used on the site. These labels are used by Javascript libraries, such as Angular, in order for a better performance so that only 1 call to AEM is required to retrieve the labels

Necessary

session

no

labelVersion

Saves for which application (Internet or Portal) and language the loaded labels are used. If this matches the currently loaded appication and language, then the labels that are stored in the "labels" cookie are loaded and used for the current application. Otherwise a request is executed to AEM to retrieve the correct labels

Necessary

session

no

tags

Saves for which application (Internet or Portal) and language the loaded labels are used. If this matches the currently loaded appication and language, then the labels that are stored in the "labels" cookie are loaded and used for the current application. Otherwise a request is executed to AEM to retrieve the correct labels

Necessary

session

no

tagVersion

Saves for which application (Internet or Portal) and language the loaded tags are used. If this matches the currently loaded appication and language, then the tags that are stored in the "tags" cookie are loaded and used for the current application. Otherwise a request is executed to AEM to retrieve the correct tags

Necessary

session

no

4.2 Category: Preference Cookies

Statistic cookies help website owners to understand how visitors interact with websites by collecting and reporting information anonymously.

Cookies Name

Purpose

Category: Preference

Expires

Third Party

yt-player-bandaid-host

Used to determine the optimal video quality based on the visitor's device and network settings.

Preference

session

yes

yt-player-bandwidth

Used to determine the optimal video quality based on the visitor's device and network settings.

Preference

session

yes

4.3 Category: Statistics Cookies

Statistic cookies help website owners to understand how visitors interact with websites by collecting and reporting information anonymously.

Cookies Name

Purpose

Category: Statistics

Expires

Third Party

_ga

Registers a unique ID that is used to generate statistical data on how the visitor uses the website.

Statistics

session

no

_gat

Used by Google Analytics to throttle request rate

Statistic

1 Days

no

_gid

Registers a unique ID that is used to generate statistical data on how the visitor uses the website.

Statistic

1 Days

no

fsFonts

This cookie contains an ID string on the current session. This contains non-personal information on what subpages the visitor enters – this information is used to optimize the visitor's experience.

Statistic

session

no

pa

Registers the website's speed and performance. This function can be used in context with statistics and load-balancing.

Statistic

session

no

Persistence

Registers the website's speed and performance. This function can be used in context with statistics and load-balancing.

Statistic

session

no

collect

Used to send data to Google Analytics about the visitor's device and behavior. Tracks the visitor across devices and marketing channels.

Statistic

session

yes

yt-player-headers-readable

Used to determine the optimal video quality based on the visitor's device and network settings.

Statistic

session

yes

4.4 Category: Marketing Cookies

Marketing cookies are used to track visitors across websites. The intention is to display ads that are relevant and engaging for the individual user and thereby more valuable for publishers and third party advertisers.

Cookies Name

Purpose

Category: Marketing

Expires

Third Party

C

Used to check if the user's browser supports cookies.

Marketing

30 Days

yes

uid

Registers a unique user ID that recognises the user's browser when visiting websites that use the same ad network. The purpose is to optimise display of ads based on the user's movements and various ad providers' bids for displaying user ads.

Marketing

59 Days

yes

daikinsegment

Collects data on visitors. This information is used to assign visitors into segments, making website advertisement more efficient.

Marketing

session

no

outbrain_cid_fetch

Collects data on the user’s navigation and behavior on the website. This is used to compile statistical reports and heatmaps for the website owner.

Marketing

1 Days

no

IDE

Used by Google DoubleClick to register and report the website user's actions after viewing or clicking one of the advertiser's ads with the purpose of measuring the efficacy of an ad and to present targeted ads to the user.

Marketing

389 Days

yes

test_cookie

Used to check if the user's browser supports cookies.

Marketing

1 Days

yes

NID

Registers a unique ID that identifies a returning user's device. The ID is used for targeted ads.

Marketing

182 Days

yes

unifiedPixel

Collects data on the user’s navigation and behavior on the website. This is used to compile statistical reports and heatmaps for the website owner.

Marketing

session

yes

VISITOR_INFO1_LIVE

Tries to estimate the users' bandwidth on pages with integrated YouTube videos.

Marketing

179 Days

yes

YSC

Registers a unique ID to keep statistics of what videos from YouTube the user has seen.

Marketing

session

yes

yt-remote-cast-installed

Stores the user's video player preferences using embedded YouTube video

Marketing

session

yes

yt-remote-connected-devices

Stores the user's video player preferences using embedded YouTube video

Marketing

session

yes

yt-remote-device-id

Stores the user's video player preferences using embedded YouTube video

Marketing

session

yes

yt-remote-fast-check-period

Stores the user's video player preferences using embedded YouTube video

Marketing

session

yes

yt-remote-session-app

Stores the user's video player preferences using embedded YouTube video

Marketing

session

yes

yt-remote-session-name

Stores the user's video player preferences using embedded YouTube video

 

session

yes