'Cookies' may be placed on the hard drive of your computer during a visit to the site. A cookie is a text file, placed by the server of a website, in the browser of your computer or on your mobile device when you consult a website. Cookies are most often small text files that websites may put on your computer or mobile device while you’re browsing. Cookies cannot be used to identify individuals, a cookie can only identify a machine.
You can adapt your internet browser to turn off cookies, or to send a warning or even to remove cookies subsequently of your hard drive. You can do this by adapting the settings of your browser (use the help function). Keep in mind that certain graphic elements may not appear correctly, or that you will not be able to use certain applications.
Some active content, movies and online shopping baskets, for example, may not work correctly.