Cookies

Cookies Policy 

 

This Terms and Conditions was last updated on 9th December 2019. 


What Are Cookies?
 

Cookies are small text files collected and stored by your browser as you browse the internet. These may be used to collect, store, and share data about your activities across our websites. Cookies also allow us to remember details about your visits to our websites, such as your Account ID, and account preferences to manage your screen interface effectively. 


Why Does VMIL Use Cookies and Similar Technologies?
 

We use cookies and similar technologies like web beacons, pixel tags, or local shared objects (“flash cookies”), to deliver, measure, and improve our services in various ways. We use these cookies both when you visit our site and services through a browser or mobile app. As we adopt additional technologies, we may also gather additional data through other methods. 


What 
Type of Cookies Are Used? 

We use both session cookies, which expire after a short time or when you close your browser, and persistent cookies, which remain stored in your browser for a set period of time. We use session cookies to identify you during a single browsing session, for instance: when you log into VMIL.  

We use persistent cookies where we need to identify you over a longer period, such as when you request that we keep you signed in. 

VMIL uses the following types of cookies: 

  • Preferences:  cookies that remember data about your browser and preferred settings that affect the appearance and behaviour of the Services (for example: your preferred language). 
  • Security cookies used to enable you to log in and access the Services; protect against fraudulent logins; and help detect and prevent abuse or unauthorised use of your account. 
  • Functional:  cookies that store functional settings (such as: the volume level you set for video playback). 
  • Session State cookies that track your interactions with the Services to help us improve the Services and your browsing experience, remember your login details, and enable processing of your course purchases. These are strictly necessary for the Services to work as designed. If disabled, some functionality or options may become unavailable or inoperative. 

 

You can set your web browser to alert you about attempts to place cookies on your computer, limit the types of cookies you allow, or refuse cookies altogether. If you do change your preferences, you may not be able to use some or all features of the Services, and your experience may be affected. 

Some third-party partners who provide certain features on our site may also use Local Storage Objects (also known as flash cookies or LSOs) to collect and store data. 


What Is the Purpose of The Cookies Used?
 

We use cookies for the following purposes: 

Authentication and Security 
  • To log you into VMIL 
  • To protect your security 
  • To help detect and fight spam, abuse, and other activities that violate VMIL’s agreements 
Preferences 
  • To remember browser preferences 
  • To remember your settings and preferences 
Analytics and Research 
  • To help us improve and understand how people use VMIL without having to re-enter details and, working with partners such as Google Analytics to help us analyse how users are navigating our Services.  You can also change your browser settings to opt-out of these services. 
Personalised Content 
  • To customise VMIL with more relevant content 

 

To learn more about targeting and advertising cookies and how you can opt out, please visit  www.allaboutcookies.org/manage-cookies/index.html, or if you’re located in the European Union, visit the  Your Online Choices site. 


What Are My Privacy Options for Cookies?
 

You have a number of options to control or limit how we use cookies: 

  • Most browsers automatically accept cookies, but you can change your browser settings to decline cookies by consulting your browser’s support articles. If you decide to decline cookies, please note that you may not be able to sign in, customise, or use some interactive features in the Services. 


Updates & Contact Information
 

From time to time, we may update this Cookie Policy. If we do, this policy will have a revised effective date. Where we make any significant and material changes, we will take reasonable steps to notify you in advance of the planned changes. 

If you have any other questions about our use of cookies, please email us at  privacy@videotel.com. 

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