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The cookies we are using:
|Name||Description||Expiration (i.e. when the cookie is deleted from your device)|
|SupportCookietimer||This cookie is used to display a survey after 30 seconds of activity within our Support section||Immediately|
|ASP.NET_SessionId, ASPSESSIONIDSACSRSTQ||Used to measure information related to your browsing session on our website. It is generated automatically by our webserver||After your browsing session is finished|
|NSC_tmpvhi-iuuq-wjq69 (or similar)||Used to help us manage website delivery resources||1 hour|
|Supportsite||Used to display the most recently visited Support pages to you.||12 hours|
|SupportSurvey||Used to record whether our visitors would like to participate in our survey||Dependent on response: Select ‘No thank you’ = 12 hours
Do not respond = 3 months
Take survey = 3 months
|WT_FPC||Used to measure visitor behaviour using Webtrends, our analytics package||10 years|
|RecentlyViewed||Used to display the last products visited in the Support section of our site.||50 years|
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Further information about cookies
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