About Cookies

About Cookies

Our website uses cookies to distinguish you from other users of our website. This helps us to provide you with a good experience when you browse our website and also allows us to improve our site and bring you the best possible experience so you can make the best use of our website.

Due to recent changes in law, all websites who operate across certain parts of the European Union are required to obtain explicit consent using or storing cookies (or similar technologies) on your computers or mobile device. This cookie policy provides you with clear and comprehensive information about the cookies we use and the purposes for using those cookies.

What are Cookies & how are they used?

Cookies are small files which are stored on a user’s computer. They are designed to hold a modest amount of data specific to a particular client and website, and can be accessed either by the web server or the client computer. This allows the server to deliver a page tailored to a particular user, or the page itself can contain some script which is aware of the data in the cookie and so is able to carry information from one visit to the website (or related site) to the next.

Please note that cookies can’t harm your computer. We don’t store personally identifiable information in cookies we create, but we do use information gathered from them to help improve your experience of the site.

We’re giving you this information as part of our initiative to comply with recent legislation, and to make sure we’re honest and clear about your privacy when using our website.

How do we use Cookies?

When you or anyone else visits or clicks on a feature on our website we will use a cookie file to enhance your experience on the website and also when you return to the site. To do this we place a cookie onto your computer and when you return our website, the cookie identifies you as having come to our site before and remembers certain settings to enhance your return visit.

Other ways we use cookies

As well as using cookies to ensure we give you the best user experience,  we also use cookies to modify the site’s appearance based on your preferences and to record usage statistics. In every instance we use cookies to make your experience while using dcmotortrading.co.uk as pleasurable as possible.

How to delete, block & manage our cookies

If you want to delete or block our cookies you can do so using your browser’s settings. However, if you’d prefer to restrict, block or delete cookies from muzogear.co.uk, or any other website, you can use your browser to do this. Each browser is different, so check the ‘Help’ menu of your particular browser (or your mobile phone’s handset manual) to learn how to change your cookie preferences.

If you would like detailed instructions as to how to do this we recommend you take a look at the guides at AboutCookies.org

Request for more information

If you would like further information about Cookies, this Policy or anything else about DC Motor Trading then feel free to 
Get in Touch
 whenever you like.

Here’s a list of the main cookies we use, and what we use them for. You’ll find information about 3rd party cookies after this section below.

Cookie Name Cookie Length Description
wordpress_test_cookie Session (Until browser is closed) This cookie is created by WordPress which creates this cookie to determine and check the browsers ability to set cookies. Without this cookie users would not have the ability to use the wordpress site functionalilty.
PHPSESSID Session (Until browser is closed) Used to store the session id of a user. This is required to determine whether a user is logged in to the website. Session data is also stored when a user is filling in a form however the data is stored on the server and not in the cookie.
wordpress_ Session (Until browser is closed) WordPress admin control cookie. This cookie is required to use the WordPress Framework and will only be required by members with user accounts for the site.
wordpress_logged_in Session (Until browser is closed) WordPress admin control cookie. This cookie is required to use the WordPress Framework and will only be required by members with user accounts for the site.
wp-settings-1 1 year from last session WordPress admin control cookie. Store’s a registered member’s authentication when they log in.

Cookies relating to Google Analytics

Google Analytics is a service that allows us to anonymously track the use of our website by those who visit it. All the data is aggregated and anonymised meaning you cannot be identified personally.

The following cookies are set on the dcmotortrading.co.uk’s site using JavaScript served from Google.

Cookie Name Cookie Length Description
__utma 2 years This cookie keeps track of the number of times a visitor has been to the site, when their first visit was, and when their last visit occurred.
__utmb 30 minutes Holds timestamp of the exact moment in time when a visitor first visits the site
__utmc Session (until browser is closed) Holds timestamp of the exact moment in time when a visitor leaves the site
__utmv 2 years Stores information used within Analytics to identify user as part of a custom segmentation.
__utmz 6 months Keeps track of where the visitor came from, what search engine they used, what link was clicked on, what keyword they used, and where in the world they are when they accessed the website.

Third-party cookies

When you visit dcmotortrading.co.uk you may notice some cookies that are not related to DC Motor Trading. When you visit a page that contains embedded content, for example from Twitter or Facebook, you may be sent cookies from these websites. We don’t control the setting of these cookies, so we suggest you check the third-party websites for more information about their cookies and how to manage them.

Further Information about cookies

If you’d like to learn more and find useful information about cookies in general and how to manage them, visit:  www.allaboutcookies.org

If you’d like to opt out of cookies, please go to the Network Advertising Initiative website.

Please note that we’re not responsible for the content of external websites.

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