Information about the cookies used by WS.WebTV
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WS.WebTV uses the following strictly necessary cookies (session and persistent cookies)* in order to track users (anonymously), as well as their preferences, while navigating the WebTV:
|PHPSESSID||This session cookie is used to identify the user during the website navigation.|
|PHPSESSIDW||Persisten (1 hour or more) session cookie used to identify the user during the website navigation.|
Classic Theme only
V2 Theme only
|These persistent (30 days) cookies are used to store the user selection of the visibility status for certain user interface elements.|
||Persistent (7 days) cookie that stores the user preference for subtitles language (HTML5 video player).
||Persistent (1 day) cookie that stores the user preference for volume (HTML5 video player).
||Persistent (1 day) cookie that stores the status of the VR mode unavailability (HTML5 video player).
||Persistent (30 days) cookie that stores the referrer of an User, in case it visited the WebTV with the "ref" variable in the URL.
|Local Storage (HTML5, persistent)
-This is not a cookie -
| This is used for:
- Storing the "copy and paste" data of the "copy" and "paste" functionality included in several sections of the Content Administrator.
- Storing the playback progress of the Clips (last viewed second).
In the following Website you can find info regarding how to clear the local storage in the Web browsers: How to clear Web Storage in your browser of choice
|Local Storage (Flash, persistent)
-This is not a cookie -
| Used to store the user preferences respect the Flash video player (volume, selected quality)
Users can manage the Flash local storage by visiting this page: Website Storage Settings panel
|(Persistent) cookies generated from the WebTV domain through the Google Analytics tool.
They are used to register the visits of the users across the WebTV (count number of times the website has been visited, calculate the visit duration, get the user source, get geographical data, etc.).
Users can opt-out by visiting this page: http://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout?hl=en
Once the policy page is online, copy the URL ...you will use it in the notification script below.
2. The notification script...
We have prepared a notification script (with text in English...) for you to include into your WebTV.
2.1) Copy the code you'll find below and paste it into Configuration » General » Additional HTML Code... » Statistics & </body> section HTML code
var cookies_policy_url = "http://www.webtv_cookies_policy_url";
var cookieNoticeVisibility = getCookie('cookie_notice_visibility');
if ( !cookieNoticeVisibility || cookieNoticeVisibility == 1 )
'<div id="cookies_notice" style="display:block; width:100%; height:auto; position:fixed; background:#000; background:rgba(0,0,0,0.7); bottom:0; z-index:9;">'+
' <div style="display:block; width:auto; margin:0 auto; padding:10px; text-align:center; color:#fff; line-height:20px; font-size:13px;">'+
' <strong>ABOUT COOKIES:</strong><br>'+
' By navigating this website, without changing your settings, you are giving your consent to receive cookies. Read our <a href="'+cookies_policy_url+'" style="color:#448BC0;"><strong>cookies policy</strong></a> for more details.<br>'+
' <a href="#" style="display:block; float:none; width:100px; margin:10px auto; margin-bottom:0; padding:3px; text-decoration:none; background:#448BC0; color:#fff;" onclick="hideCookieNotice(); return false;"><strong>OK</strong></a>'+