Information about cookies

What are cookies?

A cookie is a small piece of text sent to your browser by a website you visit. When you return to the site, the information written in the cookie can be retrieved by it. Cookies improve your browsing experience by remembering your preferences such as language and other settings. They can also be retrieved by other websites in order to track your previous visits.

A cookie cannot contain any virus or produce any damage to your device.

Some cookies are strictly necessary for an optimum operation of a website. Others have different functionalities like favoring the navigation between sites, allowing a site to remember your preferences or detecting if you have visited the site previously.

By its origin, cookies can be classified as:

By origin, cookies can be classified as:

Own cookies: It is the visited site the one dropping them

Third party cookies: Cookies dropped by a server from another domain, although always with the authorization of the visited site.

What is the purpose of using cookies?

Besides using the cookies strictly to ensure a good functionality of the site, at Netquest we use cookies:

To remember you language preference.

To be able to count the number of visits that each site’s sections have received.

Your options in relation to the cookies

All internet users are able to freely choose if they authorize a site to drop 'cookies' in their device or not. One way to do this is through the settings of the web browser. In particular, the user is able to delete all the already dropped cookies and to choose if he accepts new ones or not.

At Netquest, we want to make it easy for you to exercise your right to change your cookies’ preferences. In the next section, we will inform you about what cookies are we using, their functionality and how to modify your preferences.

Cookies used by Netquest

Name Type Domain Finality
__hstc, __unam, __utma, __utmz, _ga Performance analysis Cookies from Google Analytics are used to obtain statistics and reports about the users navegation in the site.
pll_language, mc4wp_email Functional Cookies used by Netquest blog: pll_languagem, plugin multilenguage; mc4wp_email, plugin MailChimp.
__cookies, PHPSESSID Session's Cookie Cookie to know if you has accepted Netquest cookies and standard PHP cookie used to control the maintenance of the session.
Thrid parties cookies
Name Type Domain Purpose
___utma, __utmb, __utmc, __utmz, __utmt_player, player Performance analysis. Vimeo cookies. We use Vimeo to show you videos with contents on Netquest.
APISID, HSID, NID, PREF, SID, SSID, SAPISID, GMAIL_RTT Google functionality. Google Cookies. We use Google Maps to show you the location of our local panels.

Name Type Domain Purpose
__utma, __utmb, __utmc, __utmz, __utmz Funcionalidades Google Cookies de Google Analytics. Sirven para obtener estadísticas e informes sobre la navegación del sitio por parte de sus usuarios.

Name Type Domain Purpose
APISID, HSID, NID, PREF, SID, SSID, SAPISID, GMAIL_RTT, OTZ Funcionalidades Google Cookies de Google Analytics. Sirven para obtener estadísticas e informes sobre la navegación del sitio por parte de sus usuarios.

Cookies preferences

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All browsers are constantly updated and modified; therefore, by accessing to the privacy section in the 'options' menu of your browser, all the preferences can be set up. (For more information please visit the help & support section of your browser).


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