nus.org.uk Cookie Policy

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Listed in the table below are the Cookies we use on our site. If you wish to find out further information about cookies you can obtain additional details from http://www.aboutcookies.org.

This site offers a comprehensive guide on cookies and how to remove them from your computer.

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  __utma  __utma is written to the browser on a your first visit to a site (from the browser being used)The cookie is used here by Google Analytics to capture and determine unique visitors and the frequency of views each page of NUS.org.uk obtains. 
2 years
 __utmb Google uses this cookie to establish and continue a your session and interaction with NUS.org.uk. The cookie will expire if you spend more than 30 minutes on a page within of the site, otherwise each time you view a new page the session time-out for the cookie updates back up to 30 minutes.  30 minutes
 __utmc Previously used by Google Analytics Java Script to define a session status.  Not set
 __utmz This cookie is used to distinguish and store information on referrals; e.g. where you have navigated to NUS.org.uk from.  6 months
 ASP.NET_SessionID ASP.NET_SessionID cookie holds session data temporarily, containing no personally identifiable information from you.  Once you close your browser the data stored in this cookie will be cleared.  Exit of browser
 test_cookie

This cookie is set to check that your browsers support cookies 

 

 

Internet Explorer
http://windows.microsoft.com/en-GB/windows7/How-to-manage-cookies-in-Internet-Explorer-9

Firefox
http://support.mozilla.org/en-US/kb/Cookies?s=cookies&r=0&e=es&as=s

Chrome
https://support.google.com/chrome/bin/answer.py?hl=en&answer=95647&p=cpn_cookies

Safari OS X
http://docs.info.apple.com/article.html?path=Safari/5.0/en/9277.html

Safari iOS
http://support.apple.com/kb/HT1677

Android
http://www.google.com/support/mobile/bin/answer.py?hl=en&answer=169022

Blackberry
http://docs.blackberry.com/en/smartphone_users/deliverables/33213/Turn_off_cookies_in_the_browser_60_1072866_11.jsp

Windows phone
http://www.microsoft.com/windowsphone/en-us/howto/wp7/web/changing-privacy-and-other-browser-settings.aspx

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