What are cookies?
Cookies are small pieces of data, stored in text files, that are stored on your computer or other device when websites are loaded in a browser. They are widely used to “remember” you and your preferences, such as chosen language or address. Later, when you re-open the same website, your browser sends back the cookies which belong to it. This enables showing you customized data.
Cookies can store a large number of information, including personal information, like your name or e-mail address. However, this information can be stored only if you enable it – websites cannot gain access to your information or stored files if you didn’t give them access. Even though the default activities of saving and sending cookies are not visible to you, your browser gives you the possibility of accepting or denying cookie saving requests, deleting cookies automatically while closing the browser, etc.
How to disable cookies?
By disabling cookies, you decide whether to allow storing them on your computer or not. Cookie settings can be modified and configured in your web browser. For more details about cookie settings, choose the web browser – Chrome, Firefox, Internet Explorer, Opera or Safari. By disabling cookies, you won’t be able to use some of website’s functionalities.
What are session cookies?
Session cookies are temporary cookie files, which are erased when you close your browser. They are used for storing temporary data, such as shopping cart items.
What are persistent cookies?
Persistent cookies stay in one of your browser’s subfolders until you delete them or until they expire. They are used for storing data like username and password, so you don’t have to sign in every time you visit a certain website. Persistent cookies will stay on your computer for days, months, even years.
What are first-party cookies?
First-party cookies are directly stored by the website (or domain) you visit. These cookies allow website owners to collect analytics data, remember language settings, and perform other useful functions that provide a good user experience.
What are third-party cookies?
Third-party cookies are created by domains that are not the website (or domain) that you are visiting. These are usually used for online-advertising purposes and placed on a website through adding scripts or tags.
What kind of cookies is medeor.hr/en using and why?
Session cookies – temporary cookie files, which are erased when you close your browser.
Persistent cookies – files that stay in one of your browser’s subfolders until you delete them or until they expire. We use them for functionalities like tracking your position on a certain link.
Are there third-party cookies on the website?
There are some external services which save limited cookies. These cookies were not set up by this website, but some of them enable certain possibilities which allow easier content access.
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