and other Tracking Technologies
The Cookies Policy and other tracking technologies regulate the treatment of data, including personal data, of users ("User" or "Users"), collected in connection with the use of Alfaiate & Garcia websites and applications through cookies.
Like most websites and applications, in order for these to work correctly, we can occasionally install small files called cookies or connection testimonials on your computer or mobile device.
These technologies help to provide you with a better experience whenever you browse our website or available applications, allowing us to improve the website or application itself and provide the user with a more personalized access.
Cookies - What are they?
Cookies are small information files that are stored on your computer or mobile device through the browser.
These files allow the website or the application to “remember” your actions and preferences for a certain period of time, namely the user name, the chosen language, the size of the characters and other display settings.
That is why when you browse the pages of a website or application or return to a website or application you have already visited, you do not, in principle, have to re-indicate your preferences.
Cookies - What are they for?
The cookie identifies your browser on the server, enabling the storage of information on your device. This technology serves different purposes, such as helping to determine the usefulness, interest and the number of uses of our websites or applications, allowing the user to navigate more quickly and efficiently, eliminating the need to repeatedly enter the same information.
Most browser programs are set to accept cookies, although it is possible to configure the browser to refuse all cookies (see below), or to indicate when a cookie is being sent.
When you browse the website or application and the cookie is accepted, on a next visit to the website or application our Internet server will recognize your computer or mobile device.
Cookies - What kind of cookies are there?
There are several types of cookies.
Considering the useful life of cookies, these can be:
• Permanent cookies - these are the cookies that are stored, even after closing the browser, on your access equipment (Personal Computer or PC, mobile phone or smartphone and, tablet) and that are used whenever you make a new visit to one of our websites or applications. They are generally used to direct navigation to the user's interests, allowing us to provide a more personalized service.
• Session cookies - are temporary cookies that remain in your browser's cookie file until you leave the website or application. The information obtained by these cookies is used to analyze traffic patterns on the web, allowing us to identify problems and provide a better browsing experience.
Considering, in turn, the domain to which they belong, cookies can be:
• own cookies - are cookies sent to the user's terminal equipment from a device or domain managed by Alfaiate & Garcia and from which the service requested by the user is provided.
• third party cookies - are cookies sent to the user's terminal equipment from a device or domain that is not managed by Alfaiate & Garcia , but rather by another entity that handles the data collected through cookies.
Cookies - How and for what purposes do we use them?
The cookies identified below are necessary to provide the service the user requests or to measure the web audience by Alfaiate & Garcia :
Tais cookies são:
Cookies - How to Use?
By changing the settings of your computer or mobile device, the user of the websites or applications can enable or disable the acceptance of cookies.
All browsers allow the respective user to accept, refuse or delete cookies, namely by selecting the appropriate settings in the respective browser.
The user can, therefore, configure his browser to inform whenever a cookie is received or even disable its acceptance, however Alfaiate & Garcia warns that this may partially affect the use of some of our services, not having a improved and personalized navigation on our website.
If your browser's privacy setting is set to “High”, you may not be able to access some of our services and you may be prevented from using all the features of our websites or applications to the full.
To resolve this issue, add our Internet addresses to the list of allowed websites in your browser's privacy settings.
If you are accessing our websites through a business computer and are unable to access it, the problem may be with the computer's corporate security settings. We recommend that you contact your system administrator.
Cookies - How to Disable?
All internet browsers allow the user to manage the cookies on the pages they visit. If you choose to disable cookies, it is possible that some features will stop working correctly in your browser, which may affect the navigation on the pages you visit.
• In Google Chrome by default, all cookies are allowed, but you can adjust this setting. Click the Chrome menu on the browser toolbar. Follow these steps:
1 - Definitions;
2 - Show advanced settings;
3 - In "Privacy", click on Content settings;
4 - Select "Block definition of data by the sites".
To change the settings for "cookies", follow these steps:
1 - Eliminate cookies;
2 - Block cookies by default;
3 - Allow cookies by default;
4 - Keep cookies and website data by default until you leave the browser;
5 - Create exceptions for cookies from specific websites or domains.
Find out more here .
• In Internet Explorer to disable all cookies:
1- Select the "Tools" menu and the "Internet Options" option; Cookies Policy and other Tracking Technologies 7
2- "Privacy" tab;
3- Move the bar to the top, where the message "Block all cookies" will appear.
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• In Mozilla Firefox to disable all cookies:
1- Select the "Tools" menu; 2- Select "Options";
3- "Privacy", found on the top panel;
4- In the "cookies" section, disable the "Accept cookies from sites" option. Click "OK" to save changes and close.
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• In Safari to disable all cookies:
1- Select "Edit";
2- Click on "Preferences";
3- In the top panel, select the "Privacy" icon; 4- In the "Accept cookies" section, select "Never".
Find out more here .
If you need any clarification, you can also contact the Data Protection Officer, by email .
Date of the last update: 06-01-2020
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