Information about cookies
What is a cookie?
A cookie is a small text file that is stored on your computer when you visit a web page. This text file stores information that can be read by the website when you return to it at a later time. Some cookies are necessary for the site to function properly. Other cookies are advantageous for the visitor: they store the user name in the same secure way as, for example, the language settings. The purpose of cookies is to prevent you from having to enter the same information each time you visit a website.
How can I deactivate cookies?
You can easily adjust your browser settings to disable all cookies. Please note: If you disable your cookies, your username and password will no longer be stored on the website.
1. open the Firefox browser.
2. press the "Alt" key on your keyboard.
3. select "Menu" and then "Options" in your toolbar.
4. select the "Privacy" tab.
5. select for "Firefox will create a chronicle:" "according to custom settings".
6. uncheck "accept cookies" and save your settings.
1. open Internet Explorer.
2. click on the "Tools" button and then on "Internet Options".
3. click on the "Privacy" tab.
In the "Cookies" tab, you can remove the marker and save your settings.
1. open Google Chrome.
2. select 'Preferences'.
3. click 'Show advanced settings'.
4. on the "privacy" tab, click "content settings.
5. in the 'Cookies' section, you can disable them and save your settings.
1. open Safari.
2. select "Settings" in the feature list (gray gear in the upper right corner) and click "Privacy".
Under "Accept cookies", you can specify if and when Safari should accept cookies from websites. For more information, click Help (?).
To learn more about the cookies that are stored on your computer, click View Cookies.