Cookies can be used to determine whether your end device has already communicated with our Internet presence. It only identifies the cookie on your device.
A cookie is a small text file that a website saves on your computer or mobile device when you visit the site. It enables the website to remember your actions and preferences (such as login, language, font size and other display preferences) over a period of time, so you don't have to keep re-entering them whenever you come back to the site or browse from one page to another.
Most of the cookies we use are so-called "session cookies". They are automatically deleted at the end of your session. Other cookies remain stored on your terminal until you delete them. These cookies enable us to recognize your browser during your next visit.
Cookies are automatically accepted by most browsers. You can prevent cookies from being saved on your terminal device by adjusting your browser settings. You can delete cookies that have already been set on your terminal at any time. For details on how this works, please refer to the instructions of your browser or terminal device manufacturer. If cookies are deactivated, the functionality of this website may be restricted.
You can control and/or delete cookies as you wish - for details, see aboutcookies.org. You can delete all cookies that are already on your computer and you can set most browsers to prevent them from being placed. If you do this, however, you may have to manually adjust some preferences every time you visit a site and some services and functionalities may not work.
These are the types of cookies used on our websites:
Session cookies are created when you visit our website. Session cookies identify your browsing session and allow our servers to communicate back and forth to your computer or mobile device as you navigate our website. Session cookies are important - if you do not allow session cookies, you will not be able to sign into our website and access secure applications.
Session cookies are only used for the length of your browsing session and are deleted automatically from your computer when you end the session.
Persistent cookies are text files that are stored on your computer or mobile device during and between browser sessions. Mostly, these cookies are used to remember your preferences, to personalize your experience, and to remember information that you provided so that you do not have to re-enter this information every time you visit with us. For example, if you choose a language option, we will remember that choice. The next time you visit our website, the screens will display in your chosen language.
Persistent cookies remain on your computer or mobile device for longer than a browsing session and have varying expiration dates, upon which, the cookie is deleted. Only the TE.com domain that has created the cookie can access the information stored in it.