What is a Cookie?
Cookies are files containing small amounts of information that are downloaded to the user's device when visiting a website. Their main purpose is to recognise the user each time they access www.entornosdeformacion.com. In addition, this allows us to improve the quality and usability of our website.
Cookies are essential for the functioning of the Internet; they cannot damage the user's computer/device and, if they are activated in your browser settings, they help us to identify and resolve possible operating errors.
Types of Cookies
There are different types of cookies. They all work in the same way, but have small differences:
Session Cookies: Session cookies have a fixed duration, this is based on the duration of the browser visit, and are deleted when the browser is closed. Their main purpose is to identify the type of device, support website security and basic functionality. They do not contain personal information that would allow us to identify an individual.
Persistent or Permanent Cookies: This type of cookie is stored on the hard drive of the device, and the browser reads them each time you make a new visit to www.entornosdeformacion.com . They have an expiry date or determined expiration, and once it expires, the cookie stops working. They allow us to identify your actions and preferences; analyse visits and help us understand how users reach our site and improve our services.
Functionality Cookies: These allow www.entornosdeformacion.com to remember decisions made by the user, such as their login or identifier. The information collected by these cookies is anonymised (i.e. it does not contain your name, address or other sensitive data).
Third-party cookies: Third-party cookies are cookies that are necessary to make use of external applications on our website; for example, those used by social networks (such as Facebook) or external content plugins (such as Google Maps). In addition, some advertising companies use this type of file to track your visits to each site on which they advertise.
Analytical Cookies: These are cookies that are intended for periodic maintenance and to ensure the best performance and service to the user; collecting data on your activity.
By accessing www.entornosdeformacion.com, you expressly accept that we may use this type of cookies on your devices. If you disable cookies, your browsing on www.entornosdeformacion.com may not be optimal and some of the utilities available on the website may not work properly.
Own cookies: In order to recognise you and provide you with a better service, our site uses its own cookies. The advantages of accepting our cookies translate into time savings. They can also be used to recognise you between successive visits and so tailor the content shown to you, to obtain information about the date and time of your last visit, to measure some traffic parameters within the site itself, and to estimate the number of visits made, so that we can target and tailor services and promotions more effectively.
No cookie allows your phone number, email address or any other contact details to be contacted. No cookie can extract information from your hard drive or steal personal information.
Google Analytics Cookies: The site uses the Google Analytics service, which is provided by Google, Inc., an entity whose principal office is at 1600 Amphitheatre Parkway, Mountain View (California), CA 94043, United States ("Google").
Google has developed a plug-in that you can install in your browser if you do not wish to be tracked by its cookies: https://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout?hl=en
User configuration to avoid Cookies.
You can block cookies through the browser's configuration tools or you can configure your browser to warn you when a server wants to save a cookie:
If you use Microsoft Internet Explorer, under the menu option Tools > Internet Options > Privacy > Settings. More information.
2. If you use Firefox, under the menu option Tools > Options > Privacy > Cookies More information.
3. If you use Chrome, in the section Options > Advanced Options > Privacy. More information.
4. If you use Opera, in the Security and Privacy option, you can configure the browser. More information.
5. If you use Safari, in the Preferences > Security or Privacy option, you can configure the browser. More information.