A cookie is a file that downloads onto your computer when you visit certain webpages. Cookies allow web pages, among others, to store and retrieve information on the navigation trends of a user or computer and, depending on the information obtained and behavior, they can be used to recognize the user.


1.‐ Types of cookies, depending on the management entity:

a) First-party cookies: These cookies are sent to the user’s terminal equipment from a computer or domain managed by the editor and from the moment the service requested by the user is provided. 

b) Third-party cookies: These cookies are sent to the user’s equipment terminal from a computer or domain that is not managed by the editor, but by another entity that processes the data that is obtained through cookies.

2.‐ Types of cookies, depending on their purpose:

a) Technical cookies: These cookies allow the user to navigate the web page, platform or app and to use the different options and services on it.  

b) Analytics cookies: These cookies allow the Responsible for them to follow and analyze the behavior of the users of the websites they are linked to.

3.‐Types of cookies, depending on the period of time they remain activated:

a) Login cookies: These cookies have been designed to collect and store data when a user accesses a web page. They are usually used to provide the requested service by the user on a single occasion.

b) Persistent cookies: These cookies have been designed to keep data stored on the terminal and they can be accessed and processed during a defined period of time defined by the Responsible of cookies and that can last from several minutes to several years.

VICASOL S. COOP. AND. Website uses these first-party and third-party cookies on domain.

Cookie— type —purpose—duration

wc_cart_hash— HTML—Shopping cart function (disabled)— Log out

Wc_fragments_#—HTML— Right functionality in another language—log out

Qtrans_front_language—HTTP—Determination of the user’s preferred language—1 year

GPS—HTTP— It records a single ID in mobile devices to allow their monitoring depending on the geographic location via GPS— 1 day

IDE—HTTP—It is used by Google DoubleClick to record and inform about the actions of a user  in the website after visualizing or clicking it. —1 year. 

NID—HTTP— It records a single ID that identifies the device of a returning user. —6 months. 

PREF— HTTP— It records a single ID used by Google to maintain statistics on how users visit YouTube videos in different websites— 8 months.

Test_cookie —HTTP—It is used to check whether the user’s browser supports cookies or not—1 day 

Visitor_INFO_LIVE—HTTP— It tries to calculate user’s bandwidth on pages with integrated YouTube videos— 179 days.

YSC— HTTP—It records a single ID to maintain statistics on the visualized videos on YouTube by the user— log out.


You may allow, block or delete the cookies installed on your device by setting the options on the browser of your computer. 

Chrome, on

Explorer, on‐es/windows7/how‐to‐manage‐cookies‐in‐internet‐explorer‐9

Firefox, on‐y‐deshabilitar‐cookies‐que‐los‐sitios‐web

Safari, on


The cookies on our website are only used by: 

  • The owner of the webpage, VICASOL S. COOP. AND.
  • CIF: F04011375
  • Registered office on: Vicasol street N 37, 04738 Vícar (Almería)