What is a HTTP cookie?
Cookie is an information stored on your computer by the websites you visit. Cookies usually log your settings, website preferences, such as your preferred language or address. Later, when you reopen the same web page, web browser sends back cookies which belong to that page. This allows the site to display information that is tailored to your needs.
Cookies can store a wide range of information, including personal information (such as your name or email address). However, this information can be saved only if you provide it - the website can not get access to information that user hasnt provided and can not access other files on your computer. Default actions of saving and sending cookies are not visible to user. However, you can change your browsers settings and choose whether to accept or reject the requests for cookies, deleting saved cookies automatically when you close your browser and other settings.
How to disable cookies?
By turning off cookies you decide whether to allow the storage of cookies on your computer. Cookie settings can be controlled and configured in your internet browser.
For information on the cookies, select the browser you are using:
If you disable cookies, you will not be able to use some of the functionality on the website.
What are temporary cookies (session cookies)?
Temporary or session cookies are removed from the computer by closing the web browser. Websites use this cookies to store temporary information, such as items in a shopping basket, etc.
What are permanent cookies (persistent cookie)?
Permanent or saved cookies will remain on your computer even after the closure of the browser. They are used to store information such as login name and password so you do not have to sign in each time you visit certain pages. Persistent cookies remain on your computer for days, months, even years (depending on the website settings).
What are cookies first- party cookies?
First-party cookies are cookies coming from the website you are viewing, and can be permanent or temporary. By using these cookies website can store data that will be used next time the user visits these sites in order to improve user experience, and other settings.
What are third-party cookies?
Third-party cookies come from advertisements of other internet domains (such as pop-up or banner ads) that are placed on the website you are viewing. Using these cookies other internet domains can monitor the users internet use for marketing purposes.
Yes, with the primary aim to assure a better user experience and easier access to website data.
What kind of cookies does iarh.hr use and why?
Temporary cookies (session cookies) which are removed from the computer after closing the web browser. They are used for authorization purposes and to temporarily remember user settings when viewing pages.
Permanent cookies (persistent cookies) - usually have an expiration date far in the future and will remain in your browser (or by manually deleting) for extended period of time. We use persistent cookies to better understand the habits of users and to improve the website to individual user. This information is anonymous - we do not record the individual data of the users, only browser preferences.
Does the iarh.hr use third-party cookies?
There are several services that store a certain amount of these cookies. These cookies are not set by this website and are used for the normal functioning of certain capabilities that enable customers easier access the content.
External service that is used by iarh.hr is currently only for visitor statistics measuring. We use Google Analytics measuring service.
If you want to disable the specified service's cookies, you may do so at the following link:
For more information about turning off cookies
Currently there are a few websites that offer ways off disabling and controling cookies.
More info can be obtained at the following links: