These are the types of cookies used on our websites:
Session cookies are created when you visit our website. Session cookies identify your browsing session and allow our servers to communicate back and forth to your computer or mobile device as you navigate our website. Session cookies are important - if you do not allow session cookies, you will not be able to sign into our website and access secure applications.
Session cookies are only used for the length of your browsing session and are deleted automatically from your computer when you end the session.
Persistent cookies are text files that are stored on your computer or mobile device during and between browser sessions. Mostly, these cookies are used to remember your preferences, to personalize your experience, and to remember information that you provided so that you do not have to re-enter this information every time you visit with us. For example, if you choose a language option, we will remember that choice. The next time you visit our website, the screens will display in your chosen language.
Persistent cookies remain on your computer or mobile device for longer than a browsing session and have varying expiration dates, upon which, the cookie is deleted. Only the TE.com domain that has created the cookie can access the information stored in it.
Third Party Cookies
Besides placing our own cookies on your computer or mobile device, we may also allow certain third parties to place cookies to track and analzye data relating to visits to our website.
For example, we may engage a 3rd party to run surveys on our website. The survey partner will generate a persistent third party cookie to limit the number or surveys you are offered over time. Third Party cookies contain the information needed to execute the functionality or service provided by TE’s partners such as when you want to share content on our website via social media. These third parties will manage the data they collect and which they may combine with other information they have in accordance with their privacy policies.
Managing Your Cookie Preferences
To manage cookies in accordance with your preferences you can use the privacy settings of your browser (see your browser help page for instructions and options). Depending on your location our website also offers an additional Cookies Preferences tool that allows you to disable functional and advertising cookies.
If you block Third Party cookies most of our website will work without a problem, however, we do not recommend blocking these cookies as some functionality and services will not work correctly without them.
June 20, 2017