Cookie Policy

What is a cookie?

A ‘cookie’ is a small text file containing information which is stored on your device during your visit to our website – the period for which a cookie is stored varies depending on its nature. They help us provide you with the best possible experience when you visit our website, by enabling some of its core functionality, as well as provide us with anonymized data that helps us enhance your experience on our site.

What cookies do we use at the moment?

Essential Cookies

These cookies are necessary for our website to function. They are usually set in response to your actions on our site, such as setting your privacy preferences, logging in or filling in forms.

Cookie 

Description 

Duration 

__epiXSRF  

This cookie is used to protect users against cross-site request forgery (XSRF). 

Session (until you close your browser) 

accepted-cookies  

This cookie is associated with Google Analytics. It is used to distinguish users. 

2 years  

FormCookie 

This cookie keeps track of whether the user responded to a specific form or not. 

1 year  

redirecturl 

This cookie is used to link to the correct URL from the splash screen.  

1 year 

ASP.NET_SessionId 

This cookie is only used on websites with a login area. It is required to identify requests from the same browser during a limited session time window when browsing the website.  

Session (until you close your browser) 

.LoginC, EPiDPCKEY, .ASPXRoles 

These three cookies are used to allow login, access and permissions on websites with a login area.  

Session (until you close your browser) 

__AntiXsrfToken  

This cookie holds a token to verify the login session  

Session (until you close your browser) 

 

Functional Cookies

We set functional cookies to remember settings you make on this website, such as your language preferences.

Cookie 

Description 

Duration 

selectedLanguage 

This cookie is used to track the visitor's preferred language preference 

1 year 

 

Perfomance Cookies

We work continuously to improve this websites contents, functionality and navigation for you. To do this we use analytics tools such as Google Analytics and Google Optimize which help us understand how users navigate around the site on an anonymous and aggregated level and improve the relevance of our contents.

Cookie 

Description 

Duration 

_ga 

This cookie is associated with Google Analytics. It is used to distinguish unique users by assigning a randomly generated number as a client identifier. It is included in each page request in a site and used to calculate visitor, session and campaign data for the sites’ analytics reports. 

2 years 

_gid 

This cookie is associated with Google Analytics. It is used to distinguish users. 

24 hours 

_gat 

This cookie is associated with Google Analytics. It is used to throttle the request rate - limiting the collection of data on high traffic sites. 

1 minute 

 

Third Party Cookies

Content we embed on our website from other sources, such as maps, social media services and videos may store cookies on your device.

Cookie 

Description 

Duration 

LinkedIn 

We use LinkedIn on some of our pages. LinkedIn sets cookies on pages with that integration. 

For more information, please read the LinkedIn Cookie Policy. (https://www.linkedin.com/legal/cookie-policy

JSESSIONID 

Please refer to the LinkedIn Cookie Policy. 

_ga 

This cookie is associated with Google Analytics and LinkedIn. It is used to distinguish unique users by assigning a randomly generated number as a client identifier. 

2 years 

_guid 

Please refer to the LinkedIn Cookie Policy. 

_lipt 

Please refer to the LinkedIn Cookie Policy. 

bcookie 

This is the ID cookie for browser. 

1 year 

bscookie 

This is the ID cookie for secure browser. 

1 year 

Lang 

Please refer to the LinkedIn Cookie Policy. 

li_at 

Please refer to the LinkedIn Cookie Policy. 

Liap 

Please refer to the LinkedIn Cookie Policy. 

Lidc 

This cookie is used for routing. 

1 day 

Sl 

Please refer to the LinkedIn Cookie Policy. 

Visit 

Please refer to the LinkedIn Cookie Policy. 

 

How do I turn off cookies?

Essential Cookies

Essential cookies cannot be turned off since without them, our website won’t work and that would frustrate both you and us.

Functional Cookies

We don’t collect personal data through functional cookies but if you’d like to opt-out, you may set your browser to automatically reject the storage of cookies.

Performance Cookies

We don’t collect personal data through performance cookies but if you’d like to opt-out, you may download & install Google Analytics’ Opt-Out browser add-on which is available for all major browsers and read more about it on Google’s support site.

Third Party Cookies

To opt-out from third party cookies, you can adjust your preferences by changing your web browser’s settings to reject the storage of third party cookies.

 

Want to know more?

You can adjust your preferences for all cookie categories by changing your web browser’s settings to automatically reject the storage of cookies or to inform you when a website wants to store cookies on your computer. Depending on the selected browser settings, some cookie-based website functionality may stop working and negatively impact your experience on our website. 


If you have already visited our site and previously agreed to the use of cookies, you can revoke cookie consent and clear those from your device through your web browser settings. Browser specific information on how to achieve this can be found in your browser’s support pages or on www.allaboutcookies.org, which provides a comprehensive how-to guide per browser and a wealth of information about cookies. You can also contact us with any questions at privacy.za.openingsolutions@assaabloy.com