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Cookies for improving service
Google Analytics sets cookies to help us accurately estimate the number of visitors to the website and volumes of usage. This is to ensure that the website is available when you want it and to help us understand what you want to use.
|Name of cookie||Typical content||Expires|
|utma||randomly generated number||2 years|
|_utmb||randomly generated number||30 minutes|
|_utmc||randomly generated number||When you close your browser|
|_utmz||randomly generated number and information on how the site was reached. For example, directly, via a link, organic search or paid search.||6 months|
|asp.net||Uses forms authentication which uses session-based cookies to hold the data entered by the users temporarily.||When you close your browser|
|aspxauth FedAuth||These are session-based cookies to temporarily hold data entered by the users. They time out after 30 minutes of inactivity.||30 minutes|
For further details on the cookies set by Google Analytics, please refer to the Google Code website.