Updated 26 October 2018
Cookies are small text files that are placed on your computer by websites that you visit. They are widely used in order to make websites work, or work more efficiently, as well as to provide information to the owners of the site. The table below explains the cookies we use and why. We are providing the following information in accordance with the EU Cookie Law. Details of this regulation can be found at the following address:
To do a few different things:
- To remember information about you, so you don’t have to give it to us again and again
- To help us understand how people are using our services, so we can make them better
- To help us personalise our systems to you by remembering your preferences and settings
A few things on our websites wouldn’t work without some cookies. Tech people call these “strictly necessary cookies”. They’re always on when you visit us.
But we want to use others like functional and performance cookies to improve your experience. We’ll only use them if you’ve agreed. You can always change your mind.
How long do cookies last?
Some are erased when you close the browser on your website or app. Others stay longer, sometimes forever, and are saved onto your device so they’re there when you come back. You can change some settings on your computer or mobile device to cause all saved cookies to be cleared/ erased, as if you never had them.
How do I control my cookies and tracking?
When you first visit us, we’ll tell you about our cookies and ask you to agree if we can use them. You can always change your mind by going to your settings (see below).
Stopping all cookies might mean you can’t access some parts of our websites or services, or that some of them might not work properly for you.
How do I change my cookie settings?
Most web browsers allow some control of most cookies through the browser settings. To find out more about cookies, including how to see what cookies have been set, visit: www.aboutcookies.org or www.allaboutcookies.org
Find out how to manage cookies on popular browsers:
To find out how to manage cookies for the browser that you use, click on one of the following links:
- Google Chrome
- Microsoft Edge
- Mozilla Firefox
- Microsoft Internet Explorer
- Apple Safari
To find information relating to other browsers, visit the browser developer’s website.
To opt out of being tracked by Google Analytics across all websites, visit: http://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout
Cookies used by Principle’s websites and services:
|COOKIE NAME||USAGE||VALUE EXAMPLE||EXPIRY||DOMAIN|
|ASP Session Cookie for storing all information about the user in a secure way||MMDBODJAIDEFMJKC|
|co_Lang||Language of user||En||Expires immediately|
|Layout of the user for the portal||Desktop-spheres||1 year|
Intrexx session Cookie for storing all information about the user in a secure way
|Expires after call|
|__cfduid||CloudFlare session cookie, used for sticky proxy and tracking||d0e3d76434d6021289af-|
|Expires after call||Principleconnect.com|
|PHPSESSID||PHP Session ID||sc4fp0g5fpgs9tmh2vl979efq4||Never||Principleglobal.com|
|_ga||Universal analytics (Google)|
These cookies are used to collect information about how visitors use our website. We use the information to compile reports and to help us improve the website. The cookies collect information in an anonymous form, including the number of visitors to the website and blog, where visitors have come to the website from and the pages they visited. Read Google’s overview of privacy and safeguarding data
|retina||Set by us - informs server if user has retina device|
values will be 0 or 1
|stanDevice||Set by us - informs server of current device size user is using|
values will be xs, sm, md or lg
|sa_key||Set by us, used to keep user logged in|
(example value - 25d43527d5c88a56ad34d921bcf556e23740)
|windowWidth||Set by us - informs server of current window width user has|
example value - 1920