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We use 2 types of cookie.
We use Google Analytics to collect information about how people are using our site. We do this to monitor and assess usage of the site to check that it meets your needs and what we can do to improve our offer. You can opt out of Google Analytics tracking directly.
Google Analytics sets cookies that store anonymised information about:
- How you got to the site
- The pages you visit on Knowledge Base+, and how long you spend on each page
- What you click on while you’re visiting the site
The following cookies are set by Google Analytics:
|_ga||This helps us count how many people visit the site by tracking if you’ve visited before||2 years|
|_gat_UA-376728-1||This is used by Google Analytics to ensure its work doesn’t have a big impact on the site’s performance||1 day|
|_gat_UA-32852294-3||This is used by Google Analytics to ensure its work doesn’t have a big impact on the site’s performance||1 minute|
|_gid||This helps us distinguish users||1 day|
These essential cookies are to enable operation of the website.
|JSESSIONID||Used to maintain an anonymous user session by the server||When you close your browser|
| Shibsession_||Allows the page to provide you with restricted content||When you close your browser|
|_opensaml_req_ss%3Amem%…||This helps provide customisation and personalisation||When you close your browser|
They always need to be on.