What is a cookie?
A cookie is a harmless file that is downloaded to your computer when you access certain web pages. Cookies allow a website, among other things, store and retrieve information about the browsing habits of a user or your computer and, depending on the information they contain and the way you use your computer.
Thus, there are cookies that obtain information related to the number of pages visited, the city to which the IP address is assigned from which it is accessed, the number of new users, the frequency and recurrence of visits, the time of visit, the browser, the operator or the type of terminal from which the visit is made.
What is NOT a cookie?
It is not a virus, nor a Trojan, nor a worm, nor spam, nor spyware, nor does it open pop-up windows.
What information does a cookie store?
Cookies do not usually store sensitive information about you, such as credit card or bank details, photographs, your ID card or personal information, etc. The data they store are of a technical nature, personal preferences, content personalization, etc.
The web server does not associate you as a person if not your web browser. In fact, if you usually 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 because it is actually associating the browser, not the person.
What happens if I disable cookies?
To understand the scope that can have disabling cookies we show you some examples:
- You will not be able to share content from that website on Facebook, Twitter or any other social network.
- The website will not be able to adapt the contents to your personal preferences, as often happens in online stores.
- You will not be able to access the personal area of the website, such as My account, My profile or My orders.
- Online stores: You will not be able to make online purchases, you will have to make them by phone or by visiting the physical store if it has one.
- It will not be possible to customize your geographical preferences such as time zone, currency or language.
- The website will not be able to perform web analytics on visitors and web traffic, which will make it difficult for the website to be competitive.
- You will not be able to write on the blog, upload photos, post comments, rate or rate content. The website will not be able to know if you are a human or an automated application that publishes spam.
- You will not be able to display targeted advertising, which will reduce the advertising revenue of the web.
WHAT TYPES OF COOKIES ARE THERE?
- Types of cookies depending on the entity that manages the equipment or domain from which the cookies are sent and treats the data obtained, we can distinguish:
- Own Cookies: These are those that are sent to the user's terminal equipment from a computer or domain managed by the editor itself and from which the service requested by the user is provided.
- Third-party cookies: These are those that are sent to the user's terminal equipment from a computer or domain that is not managed by the editor, but by another entity that processes the data obtained through the cookies.
In the event that the cookies are installed from a computer or domain managed by the editor itself but the information collected through these is managed by a third party, they cannot be considered as own cookies.
In some cases, we share information about visitors to this site in an anonymous or aggregated form with third parties such as advertisers, sponsors or auditors for the sole purpose of improving our services. All these processing tasks will be regulated according to legal standards and all your data protection rights will be respected in accordance with current regulations.
- How Google uses the data it collects on websites.
WHAT TYPES OF COOKIES ARE USED ON THIS WEBSITE?
By accessing the website https://xtra-auto.com/ we inform you that if you continue browsing you will be installed various own and third party cookies corresponding to the web analytics (by way of example: Google Analytics or similar tools) to help the website to analyze the use you make of the website and improve the usability of the same, but in no case are associated with data that could come to identify you. The data they store are of a technical nature, personal preferences, content personalization, etc. The web server does not associate you as a person but your web browser.
This website uses its own and third party cookies to give you a better browsing experience, share content on social networks, leave comments and to obtain statistics of our users.
As a user, you can refuse the processing of data or information by blocking these cookies using the appropriate settings on your browser. However, you should know that if you do so, this site may not function properly.
You can also change your settings at the following link: Review cookies and privacy settings.
The following table is included below, as an example only, with identification of the most relevant cookies used on this website, as well as whether they are own or third party (and identification of the third party contracted or whose services have been decided to use) and their purpose.
|Strictly necessary||User login cookies|
User authentication or identification session cookies
User security cookies
Media player session cookies
Load balancing session c.
User interface personalization cookies
|They are used to provide services or remember settings to improve your browsing experience on our website.|
|_ga, _gat, _gid, _gali||Google Analytics. Analyze browsing behaviors and allow the elaboration of traffic statistics.||Persistent:|
_ga: 2 años
_gat: 10 min.
_gid: 1 día
|PHPSSID||Session cookie.||Session cookie.|
Since cookies are normal text files, they can be browsed with most text editors or word processing programs. You can click on a cookie to open it. Below is a list of links on how to view cookies in different browsers. If you use a different browser, please refer to the cookie information in the browser itself. If you are using a cell phone, please refer to your device's manual for more information.
- Firefox: https://support.mozilla.org/en-US/kb/cookies-information-websites-store-on-your-computer
- Chrome: https://support.google.com/chrome/bin/answer.py?hl=en&answer=95647&topic=14666&ctx=topic
- Internet Explorer 8-10: http://windows.microsoft.com/en-US/internet-explorer/delete-manage-cookies
- Safari: http://support.apple.com/kb/ph5042
- Opera: http://help.opera.com/Windows/12.00/es-ES/cookies.html
Cookie settings for the most popular browsers
Here's how to access a particular cookie in the Chrome browser. Note: these steps may vary depending on the browser version:
- Go to Settings or Preferences via the File menu or by clicking on the customization icon at the top right.
- You will see different sections, click on the option Show advanced options.
- Go to Privacy, Content settings.
- Select All cookies and site data.
- A list will appear with all the cookies sorted by domain. To make it easier for you to find cookies for a particular domain, enter part or all of the address in the Search cookies field.
- After making this filter, one or more lines with the cookies of the requested website will appear on the screen. Now you only have to select it and press the X to proceed to its elimination.
To access the cookies configuration of the Internet Explorer browser follow these steps (they can vary depending on the version of the browser):
- Go to Tools, Internet Options
- Click on Privacy.
- Move the slider until adjusting the privacy level that you wish.
To access the Firefox browser's cookie settings, follow these steps (may vary depending on browser version):
- Go to Options or Preferences depending on your operating system.
- Click on Privacy.
- Under History choose Use custom settings for history.
- Now you will see the Accept cookies option, you can enable or disable it according to your preferences.
To access the cookie settings of the Safari browser for OSX follow these steps (may vary depending on the browser version):
- Go to Preferences, then Privacy.
- In this place you will see the option Block cookies for you to adjust the type of blocking you want to perform.
To access the cookie settings of the Safari browser for iOS follow these steps (may vary depending on the browser version):
- Go to Settings, then Safari.
- Go to Privacy and Security, you will see the option Block cookies to set the type of blocking you want to perform.
To access the browser cookie settings for Android devices follow these steps (may vary depending on browser version):
- Launch the browser and press the Menu key, then Settings.
- Go to Security and Privacy, you will see the Accept cookies option to enable or disable the checkbox.
To access the browser cookie settings for Windows Phone devices follow these steps (may vary depending on the browser version):
- Open Internet Explorer, then More, then Settings.
- You can now check or uncheck the Allow cookies box.
Web browsers are the tools responsible for storing cookies and from this place you must carry out your right to delete or disable them. Neither this website nor its legal representatives can guarantee the correct or incorrect handling of cookies by the aforementioned browsers.
In some cases it is necessary to install cookies so that the browser does not forget your decision not to accept them.
In the case of Google Analytics cookies, this company stores cookies on servers located in the United States and undertakes not to share it with third parties, except in cases where it is necessary for the operation of the system or when the law requires it to that effect. According to Google does not store your IP address. Google Inc. is a company adhered to the Safe Harbor Agreement which guarantees that all data transferred will be treated with a level of protection in accordance with European regulations.
For any questions or concerns about this cookies policy please do not hesitate to contact us through the contact section.