What is a cookie?
A “cookie” is a string of information that a website stores on a user’s computer, and that the user’s browser provides to the website each time the user submits a query to the website. The purpose of a cookie is to support the functionality of the website, for example by keeping track of your visual preferences or controlling the frequency of “pop-up” windows, and identifying the user as a unique user of the website.
What choices do you have?
Below are instructions on how to choose your settings for the most popular browsers.
Cookie settings in Internet Explorer
Cookie settings in Firefox
Cookie settings in Chrome
Cookie settings in Safari
To find our more about cookies, visit http://www.allaboutcookies.org/.