Last Updated: July 2018
What are cookies?
A cookie is a small text file that a website saves on your computer or mobile device when you visit the site. It enables the website to remember your actions and preferences (such as login, language, font size and other display preferences) over a period of time, so you don’t have to keep re-entering them whenever you come back to the site or browse from one page to another.
How can you manage and delete cookies?
You can set your web browser in such a way that cookies are generally prevented from being saved to your device and/or that you are asked each time whether you are in agreement with cookies being enabled. You can also at any time delete cookies that have been enabled again. You can find out how all this works in detail from your browser’s help function. You will find explanations for web browsers including Firefox, Microsoft Internet Explorer and Google Chrome at http://www.allaboutcookies.org/manage-cookies/stop-cookies-installed.html and http://www.allaboutcookies.org/manage-cookies/clear-cookies-installed.html.
Please note that generally deactivating cookies may lead to functional restrictions of our website.