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When you log in, we will set a number of cookies to record your login information and screen preferences. The lifetime of a connection cookie is two days, that of a screen option cookie is one year. If you tick “Remember me”, your connection cookie will be kept for a period of two weeks. If you log out of your account, the connection cookie will be deleted.
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To prevent cookies being stored, you can change the current configuration of your web browser as follows:
For Internet Explorer 5:
On the menu bar, click on “Tools”, then on “Internet Options”. Select the “Security” tab, then click on the “Customise level” button. In the drop-down menu, tick the “Authorise cookies placed on your computer” box. You can then choose one of the following options: Enable/Request/Disable.
For Netscape Communicator:
In the “Edit” menu, select “Preferences”. Click on the “Advanced” category. You can then choose one of the following options: Accept all cookies/Accept only cookies sent back to the original server/Disable cookies. You can also tick the option: “Warn me before accepting a cookie”.
For Internet Explorer 6 or 7
In the menu bar, click on “Tools”, then on “Internet Options”. In the “Confidentiality” tab, you can set the level of confidentiality, from “Block all cookies” to “Accept all cookies”.
For Firefox 3
In the menu bar, click on “Tools”, then on “Options”. In the ‘Confidentiality’ tab, there is a section dedicated to cookies, where you can accept or reject cookies.