What are cookies?
Cookies are small text files which a website may put on your computer or mobile device when you first visit a site or page. The cookie will help the website, or another website, to recognize your device the next time you visit. Web beacons or other similar files can also do the same thing. We use the term “cookies” in this policy to refer to all files that collect information in this way.
What sort of cookies do Pentairprotect websites use?
Generally, cookies used by Pentairprotect perform up to two different functions. Pentairprotect domains use both essential cookies and non-essential cookies. The essential cookies are essential for the operation of our websites. The non-essential cookies are other cookies to analyze how our visitors use our websites and to monitor website performance. This allows us to provide a high quality experience by customizing our offering and quickly identifying and fixing any issues that arise.
|_AN_CGID_COOKIE||Stores the categories visited by a user, which is later used by the following Analytics tags: Product tag, Cart tag and Order tag.|
|REFERRER||The value of referrer in the HTTP header.|
|WC_ACTIVEPOINTER||This cookie contains the value of the store ID of the session. This value is used to select the store to run the command, if one is not specified on the URL.|
|SESSION_COOKIEACCEPT||Checks whether the client browser accepts cookies.|
|WC_AUTHENTICATION_ID||WebSphere Commerce uses a secure authentication cookie to manage authentication data. An authentication cookie flows only over SSL. For increased security, it has a timestamp with a signature. This cookie is used to authenticate the user over SSL-connections.|
|WC_GENERIC_ACTIVITYDATA||This cookie exists only if it is a generic user (-1002) session. This cookie stores the session values such as store ID, language ID, and contracts.|
|WC_SESSION_ESTABLISHED||This cookie is created on the first request that is processed by WebSphere Commerce run time. For example, a non-cache request.|
|WC_USERACTIVITY_ID||This cookie is a user session cookie that flows between the browser and server over both SSL or non-SSL connection. It is used for user identification over non-SSL connections. It contains user session values such as login timeout, or session identifier.|
|WC_EdgeCacheComponent_storeId||Used for Edge Caching.|
|CompareItems_storeId||Catalog Entry IDs that are being compared.|
|priceMode||Display mode for showing prices in the storefront.|
|searchTermHistory||The history of terms that have been searched.|
|signon_warning_cookie||Error key used to retrieve error messages.|
|WC_CartOrderId_storeId||Active Order Id for the store.|
|WC_CartTotal_orderId||Subtotal of order items (before tax and shipping), number of items, language, currency.|
|WC_DeleteCartCookie_storeId||Cookie to force refresh of other Mini Shopping Cart cookies.|
|WC_SHOW_USER_ACTIVATION_storeId||Flag to show user activation message after user registration.|
|pentairSitePreference||This selection will create a persistent cookie to automatically redirect you to your preferred region. The cookie is launched only after the user has given consent on the global landing page. It is clearly explained that a cookie will be used to remember their selection.|
|rememberMeLogon_<storeID>||This selection will create a persistent cookie to automatically remember the users login ID. The cookie is created only after the user has given consent on the login page. It is clearly explained that a cookie will be used to remember their login ID.|
|_ga||google analytics cookie|
|WC_PERSISTENT||marketing session cookie used for user information like recently viewed products|
|JSESSION_ID||Session cookie for affinity between app servers to increase site performance|
|Third party cookies||We might use Youtube and other third party websites to display content in our own website, and they may have the ability to place cookies on your desktop or device. For example, we may place a link from a Youtube video in our website. For further details on these third party websites please visit their privacy policies’ webpages. Should you have any query in this respect please contact "Contact Us".|
This website uses Google Analytics, a web analysis service of the Google Inc Google Analytics uses so-called, “Cookies“, text files which are stored on your computer and which allow an analysis of the use of the website by you. The information generated by the Cookie about your use of this website (including your IP address) is transferred to a server by Google in the USA and is stored there. Google will use this information to evaluate your use of the website in order to put together a report about the website activities for the website operators and to produce linked services with the website use and the Internet use. Also Google will transfer this information if necessary to third parties, provided that this legally prescribed or as far as third parties process these data on behalf of Google. Google will associate in no circumstances your IP address with the other data which are stored by Google. They can prevent the installation of the Cookies by a suitable setting of your browsers software; we point out to you, nevertheless, to the fact that you cannot use all functions of this website in this case if necessary fully extensively. By the use of this website you agree with the treatment of the data upraised about you by Google in the before described way and for the before named purpose.
We would like to point out that the website Google Analytics uses the extension “anonymizelp0” and therefore IP addresses are processed in a shortened version only to avoid a direct connection to any person. The collection and storage of data can be declined with future effect at:
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Are third parties able to place cookies?
How can I block cookies?
In your browser, you can select which cookies should be accepted. You can use all or only certain cookies. It may be that if you reject all cookies, certain essential cookies will not work.