A cookie, what is that?
Information is stored in a text file, such as your language preference for a website. When you visit the website again later, this cookie is sent again to the website. In this way, the website recognizes your browser and, for example, your language preference can be remembered.
Cookies usually also have an expiration date. For example, some cookies are automatically deleted when you close your browser (so-called session cookies), while others remain on your computer for a longer period of time, sometimes even until you delete them manually (so-called permanent cookies).
War Heritage Institute, which manages this website, uses three types of cookies on the War Heritage Institute website:
- essential cookies;
- functional cookies;
- analyse cookies.
War Heritage Institute uses essential and functional cookies to manage the content of its website. These cookies are necessary for the proper functioning of this website. You cannot refuse these cookies if you want to visit our websites.
War Heritage Institute also uses "MATOMO" for analytical purposes. This analysis tool places cookies that we use to measure website visits (traffic). With this we know, among other things, how many times a certain page is read. We only use this information to improve the content of our website or as an approach for a new campaign on a particular topic that is of great interest.
List of essential cookies
These cookies are necessary for purely technical reasons to be able to visit the website. Due to technical necessity, only an information obligation applies and these cookies are placed as soon as you visit the website.
|BIGipServerF2W-…||At the end of the session||A sequence of characters||Assigns the processing of the requests of a user to a server.|
|TS01448b0 (characters after TS… vary)||At the end of the session||A sequence of characters||Assigns the processing of the requests of a user to a server.|
List of functional cookies
You cannot block these cookies if you want to access this website, but they are saved only after a choice is made concerning the placement of cookies.
|language||365 days (1 year)||Langue of the most recently visited page||On the next visit, you will automatically arrive on the homepage in the chosen language.|
List of analytical cookies
You can decline these cookies if you want to surf on our website.
|_pk_id||28 days||Token id||Analysis of the website visits.|
|_pk_ref||6 months||Analysis of the website visits.|
|_pk_ses||50 minutes||Session ID||Analysis of the website visits.|
How can I see which cookies are saved in my device and how can I delete them?
If you wish to know which cookies have been saved on your device or if you can delete them, you can use a parameter of your browser. You will find more information on how to do it via the following links.
Which cookies are placed for each browser
|Firefox (mobile)||Chrome (mobile)||Safari (mobile)||Microsoft Edge|
If you use another browser, you can check if the procedure for your browser is mentioned in www.allaboutcookies.org