Cookie files (so-called cookies) are small text files sent by the visited website to the Internet user’s device (computer, smartphone, etc.). They do not contain any personal information.
The braingreen.org website uses two types of cookies:
- performance cookies (collecting information on how visitors use the website, e.g. most visited pages or error messages, etc.),
- functional (saving user settings, e.g. language, consents, etc.), such as:
- session cookies – these are temporary information stored in the browser’s memory until the end of the session, i.e. closing it.
In most web browsers, you can: delete cookies from your computer’s hard drive (from the browser settings), block all sent cookies or set a warning before saving them on the disk.
Below we show how to change cookie settings in the most popular search engines:
Menu > Settings > Show advanced settings > Privacy > Content Settings > Cookies – select the appropriate option.
Menu > Tools > Internet Options > Privacy – select the appropriate option.
Menu > Options > Privacy > History – select the appropriate option.
Menu > Preferences > Advanced > Cookies – select the appropriate option.
Menu > Preferences > Privacy > Cookies – select the appropriate option.