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We use the following cookies:
|_ga, _gid, _gat, _gat_gtag_UA-XXXXXXX-X||Google Analytics: allows us to analyse user experience on the website||1 week|
|countryCode||Records the country selected on a product page, pre-selecting that country on other product pages||Session|
|RPTLLB||Used for load balancing traffic so all requests from a user go to the same server||Session|
|_hjSessionUser_3246430, _hjid, _hjFirstSeen, _hjUserAttributesHash, _hjCachedUserAttributes, _hjViewportId, _hjSession_3246430, _hjSessionTooLarge, _hjSessionRejected, _hjSessionResumed, _hjLocalStorageTest, _hjIncludedInPageviewSample, _hjIncludedInSessionSample, _hjAbsoluteSessionInProgress, _hjTLDTest, _hjRecordingEnabled, _hjRecordingLastActivity, _hjClosedSurveyInvites, _hjDonePolls, _hjMinimizedPolls, _hjShownFeedbackMessage||Set by Hotjar for generating website heatmaps. See Hotjar’s documentation for further information.||Session, under 100ms, 30 minutes and 365 days|
|phpbb3_XXXX_k, phpbb3_XXXX_sid, phpbb3_XXXX_u||Used to identify user sessions||1 month|
Product Information Portal:
|_product_information_session||Used to identify user sessions||1 week|
Raspberry Pi Events:
|_events_session||Used to identify user sessions||Session|
Raspberry Pi ID:
|_identity_session||Used to identify user sessions||Session|
|device_id||Used to notify users when a new device signs in to their account||20 years|
|user_id||Used to identify logged in users across sessions||20 years|
The MagPi, HackSpace, Wireframe, Custom PC & Digital SLR Photography:
|_magazines_session||Used to identify user sessions||Session|
|__stripe_mid, __stripe_sid||Set by Stripe for fraud prevention purposes and to assess the risk associated with an attempted contribution. See Stripe’s documentation for further information.||1 year and 30 minutes respectively|
|_GRECAPTCHA||Set by reCAPTCHA for the purpose of providing its risk analysis. See Google’s documentation for further information.||6 months|
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