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You can find more information about cookies at: www.allaboutcookies.org
Cookies do lots of different jobs, like letting you navigate between pages efficiently, remembering your preferences and generally improve the user experience. They can also help to ensure that adverts you see online are more relevant to you and your interests.
Cookies contain information that is transferred to your computer’s hard drive. These cookies are used to store information, such as the time that the current visit occurred, whether the visitor has been to the site before and what site referred the visitor to the web page.
COOKIES USED ON COMPUTACENTER.COMUsing cookies we may collect information about your computer, including your IP address, operating system and browser type, for system administration and in order to create reports. This is statistical data about our users’ browsing actions and patterns and does not identify any individual.
The cookies we use generally fall into one of the categories below:
Functionality"Functionality” cookies are used to provide services or remember settings that can improve your visit. Without these cookies, our website cannot remember certain choices you've previously made or personalize your browsing experience by providing you with relevant information. These cookies can also be used to recognize your device so that you do not have to provide the same information more than once. In addition to these cookies, Web storage may also be used to provide such services.
We may use Functionality cookies to:
- Remember settings you've selected, such as layout, text size, preferences and colours
- Show you when you're logged in to the website
Performance"Performance" cookies collect information about how you use our website (e.g., which pages you visit and if you experience any errors). These cookies do not contain any information that could identify you and are only used to help us improve and maintain our website, understand the interests of our users and measure the effectiveness of our advertising.
We may use Performance cookies for:
- Web analytics: To provide statistics on how our website is used
- Ad response rates: To measure the effectiveness of our advertisements, including those pointing to our websites from third-party websites
- Affiliate tracking: To provide feedback, including but not limited to details of any products or services purchased, to partners about our visitors who also visited their website
- Error management: To help us improve and maintain our website by measuring any errors that occur
- Testing designs: To test different designs of our website
We also use Google Analytics. Google Analytics is a web analytics tool that helps website owners understand how visitors engage with their website. Google Analytics customers can view a variety of reports about how visitors interact with their website so that they can improve it. To view Google Analytics Data Protection/Cookies policy please click here.Like many services, Google Analytics uses first-party cookies to track visitor interactions as in our case, where they are used to collect information about how visitors use our site. We then use the information to compile reports and to help us improve our site.
Google Analytics collects information anonymously. It reports website trends without identifying individual visitors. You can opt out of Google Analytics without affecting how you visit our site – for more information on opting out of being tracked by Google Analytics across all websites you use, visit this Google page.
Most web browsers are set to accept cookies by default, however you do have some options if you do not want to allow cookies. Current cookies can be cleared from your computer and you can set your internet browser not to allow any more cookies to be saved. For details on how to do this, please refer to your internet browser’s support documentation. Please note that this may affect the availability and functionality of our services.