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If you wish to control what cookies are set on your device through the ADS website then you can find out how to do this below.
|Cookie Name||Description & purpose||Persistence||More information|
|PHPSESSID||This stores the user’s session ID||End of session||Strictly Necessary|
|Members-lounge-hasIdentity||Used to flag whether the user is logged in to the Member’s Lounge. This is used by the WordPress Plugin to decide upon displaying a “Login” button.||End of session||Functional|
|Members-lounge-fullName||Used to store the Full Name of the user logged in to Member’s Lounge. This is used by the WordPress Plugin to display in the header if a user is logged in to the Member’s Lounge||End of session||Functional|
|ml-compat-alert-closed||Used to store the fact that the User has closed a specific browser compatibility popup, to prevent showing it repeatedly.||1 Month||Functional and will only be seen by users of older Internet Explorer browsers.|
|Strictly Necessary. These cookies are only set when administrators and editors of the website log into the WordPress administration area. They are not set for ordinary website visitors.|
|_utmt||Used to throttle request rate.||30 mins||Performance / Analytical (Google Analytics)|
|_utmc||End of browser session. Not used in ga.js. Set for interoperability with urchin.js. Historically, this cookie operated in conjunction with the _utmb cookie to determine whether the user was in a new session/visit||End of session||Performance / Analytical (Google Analytics)|
|_utmv||Used to store visitor-level custom variable data. This cookie is created when a developer uses the _setCustomVar method with a visitor level custom variable||2 years||Performance / Analytical (Google Analytics)|
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If you wish to restrict or block web browser cookies which are set on your device then you can do this through your browser settings; the Help function within your browser should tell you how. Alternatively, you may wish to visit www.aboutcookies.org, which contains comprehensive information on how to do this on a wide variety of desktop browsers.