Cookies

To make the navigation and displaying of our website easier and more enjoyable, we use cookies throughout the site. Cookies are little pieces of data that allow us to compare new and past visitors, understand how users navigate through our site, and provide us with data that we can use to make the experience more enjoyable and more effective in the future. Cookies do not log any personal information about a user, and identifiable data will never be stored.

If you would like to avoid the use of cookies, you must tailor your computer settings to erase all website Cookies and/or notify you via a warning if cookies are being stored. To proceed without changes to the cookie implementation, simply continue to the site.

You can visit www.aboutcookies.org for more information about cookies and how they affect you and your browsing experience.

The types of cookie we use:

Strictly necessary cookies

These cookies are essential in order to enable you to move around the website and use its features, such as accessing secure areas of the website. Without these cookies services you have asked for, like competition forms etc, cannot be provided.

Analytical cookies

These cookies collect information about how visitors use a website, for instance which pages visitors go to most often, and if they get error messages from web pages. These cookies don’t collect information that identifies a visitor. All information these cookies collect is aggregated and therefore anonymous. It is only used to improve how a website works.

Functionality Cookies

These cookies allow the website to remember choices you make (such as your user name, language or the region you are in) and provide enhanced, more personal features. These cookies can also be used to remember changes you have made to text size, fonts and other parts of web pages that you can customise. They may also be used to provide services you have asked for such as watching a video or commenting on a blog. The information these cookies collect may be anonymised and they cannot track your browsing activity on other websites.

Cookies in use by TeraByte

Cookie Name Purpose
Cookie Notice cookie_notice_accepted This cookie is used to remember a user’s choice about cookies on terabyteit.co.uk. Where users have previously indicated a preference, that user’s preference will be stored in this cookie
Universal Analytics (Google) _ga
_gali
_gat_UA-39237795-1
_gid
NID
These cookies are used to collect information about how visitors use our website. We use the information to compile reports and to help us improve the website. The cookies collect information in an anonymous form, including the number of visitors to the website, where visitors have come to the website from and the pages they visited.
Read Google’s overview of privacy and safeguarding data
LiveChat __lc_*
notification[status_ping] recent_window
_ga
amplitude_idlivechatinc.com
chat_widget_amplitude_idlivechatinc.com
3rdparty
__livechat_lastvisit
 These cookies are used to provide the live chat functionality within the website and to remember any session information. They IP address information for GEO location identification as well as any user identification information, if provided.
Twitter remember_checked_on
guest_id
eu_cn
personalization_id
ads_prefs
ct0
kdt
_gid
twid
auth_token
tfw_exp
_ga
lang
These cookies are used to provide a Twitter feed stream on the website.

 

How to manage cookies on PCs

If you want to allow cookies from our site, please follow the steps below,

Google Chrome

1. Click on ‘Tools’ at the top of your browser window and select Options
2. Click the ‘Under the Hood’ tab, locate the ‘Privacy’ section, and select the ‘Content settings’ button
3. Now select ‘Allow local data to be set’

Microsoft Internet Explorer 6.0, 7.0, 8.0, 9.0

1. Click on ‘Tools’ at the top of your browser window and select ‘Internet options’, then click on the ‘Privacy’ tab
2. Ensure that your Privacy level is set to Medium or below, which will enable cookies in your browser
3. Settings above Medium will disable cookies

1. Click on ‘Tools’ at the top of your browser window and select Options
2. Then select the Privacy icon
3. Click on Cookies, then select ‘allow sites to set cookies’

Safari

1. Click on the Cog icon at the top of your browser window and select the ‘Preferences’ option
2. Click on ‘Security’, check the option that says ‘Block third-party and advertising cookies’
3. Click ‘Save’

How to manage cookies on Macs

If you want to allow cookies from our site, please follow the steps below,

Safari on OSX

1. Click on ‘Safari’ at the top of your browser window and select the ‘Preferences’ option
2. Click on ‘Security’ then ‘Accept cookies’
3. Select the ‘Only from site you navigate to’

Mozilla on OSX

1. Click on ‘Mozilla’ at the top of your browser window and select the ‘Preferences’ option
2. Scroll down until you see cookies under ‘Privacy & Security’
3. Select ‘Enable cookies for the originating web site only’

Opera

1. Click on ‘Menu’ at the top of your browser window and select ‘Settings’
2. Then select ‘Preferences’, select the ‘Advanced’ tab
3. Then select ‘Accept cookies’ option