A cookie is a small text file that is stored in your browser when you visit almost any website. Its utility is that the website is able to remember your visit when you return to that page. Cookies often store technical information, personal preferences, content personalization, usage statistics, links to social networks, access to user accounts, etc. The purpose of cookies is to adapt the Web content to your profile and needs, without cookies the services offered by any site would be significantly diminished. You can find more information about what cookies are, what information store, how to remove or disable them, etc., on the bottom of this page.
Cookies used on this website
This web site uses the following own cookies:
- Session cookies to know if the user has already visited the site previously and remember if he has accepted the cookies policy.
- Personalization cookies to remember the user’s preferred language.
This web site uses the following third party cookies:
- Google Analytics: Store cookies in order to produce statistics on the volume of traffic and visitors of this website. By using this web site you are consenting the processing of data about you by Google. Therefore, the exercise of any rights in this regard should be done by contacting directly with Google.
- Social networks: Each social network uses its own cookies to allow you click in buttons like “I Like” or “Share”.
Disabling or removing cookies
You can disable or delete the cookies of this website. These actions are performed differently depending on the browser you are using.
- Web browsers are responsible for storing cookies and removing or disabling them must be made through them. Neither this website nor its legal representatives can ensure the correct or incorrect handling of cookies by the web browsers.
- In some cases it is necessary to install cookies to allow the browser remember your decision of not to accept cookies.
- For any questions about this cookies policy please contact us through the contact section.
More about cookies
What is a cookie?
A cookie is a harmless text file that is stored in your browser when you visit almost any website. The value of the cookie is that the web is able to remember your visit when you return to browse this page. Although many people do not know the cookies have been in use for 20 years, when the first browsers for the World Wide Web appear.
What IS NOT a cookie?
It is not a virus or a Trojan or a worm, no spam, no spyware, no pop-up window.
What information does a cookie store?
Cookies do not usually store sensitive information about you such as credit card or bank account information, photos, your ID or personal information, etc.. The data stored are technical, personal preferences, content personalization, etc.
The web server will not identify you as a person, it identifies your web browser. In fact, if you regularly browse with Internet Explorer and try to browse the same web with Firefox or Chrome you will see that the web does not realize that you are the same person.
What kind of cookies are there?
The main cookie types used in Internet are:
- Technicalcookies: These are the most basic and allow, among other things, to know if the user is a human or an automated application, and if the user is anonymous or is registered in the web.
- Analyticalcookies: collect information on the type of navigation being carried, the sections you use most, viewed products, times of use, language, etc.
- Advertisingcookies: show advertising based on your navigation, your country of origin, language, etc.
What are own cookies and third-party cookies?
Own cookies are those generated by the page you are visiting and third-party cookies are generated by external services or providers such as Facebook, Twitter, Google, etc.
What happens if you disable cookies?
To understand the scope that may have to disable cookies here are some examples:
- You cannot share content of the site on Facebook, Twitter or any other social network.
- The web site will not adapt the content to your personal preferences, as often happens in online stores.
- You cannot access the registered area of a website.
- The web site will not perform web analytics and visitor traffic on the web, making it difficult to be competitive.
- You cannot write in a blog, you cannot upload pictures, post comments or rate content.
- The website cannot display targeted advertising, which will reduce the income of the website.
Can I delete cookies?
Yes, and not only remove but also block them in general or particular to a specific domain.
To remove cookies from a website you should go to your browser settings and there you can find the ones associated with that domain.
Cookie settings for the most popular browsers
Here’s how to access a specific cookie in the Chrome browser. Note: These steps may vary depending on the browser version:
- Go to Settingsor Preferences via the File menu or you clicking the customization icon that appears at the top right.
- You will see different sections, click the Show Advanced Settings.
- Go to Privacy, Content settings.
- Click All cookies and site data.
- A list of all the cookies will appear. To make it easier to find the cookies of a given domain, partially or fully enter the address in the file Search cookies.
- After making this filter it will appear on screen one or more lines with the requested website cookies. Now just select it and press X to proceed with removal.
To access the cookie settings in Firefox follow these steps (may vary depending on your browser version):
- Go to Optionsor Settings.
- Click on Privacy.
- In Histoysection select Use personalized settings.
- You can enable or disable the Accept cookies
To access the cookie settings in Internet Explorer follow these steps (may vary depending on your browser version):
- Go to Preferences, Internet options.
- Click on Privacy.
- Move the slider to adjust the level of privacy you want.
To access the cookie settings in Safari for OS X follow these steps (may vary depending on your browser version):
- Go to Settings, Privacy.
- There, there is the option Block cookiesto adjust the cookie settings.
To access the cookie settings in Safari for iOS follow these steps (may vary depending on your browser version):
- Go to Settings, Safari.
- Go to Privacy and Security, you will see the option Block cookiesto adjust the cookie settings.
To access the cookie settings in Android devices follow these steps (may vary depending on your browser version):
- Open the browser and go to Menu, Settings.
- Go to Security and Privacy, you can enable or disable the Accept cookies
To access the cookie settings in Windows Phone devices follow these steps (may vary depending on your browser version)
- Open Internet Explorer, and go to Moreand Configuration
You can enable or disable the Allow cookies setting.