Cookies are a small data sent from a website, to be received and stored by the internet browser of the website users.
Cookies are used to detect, store and share information about user's behaviour and preferences on the website, as they browse the website.
For example, cookies can be used to understand user preferences (such as language preference) shopping basket among others.
ProMinds use two types of cookies. First is the session cookie, which expires when you close your browser or shortly after inactivity.
Session cookies help to identify you while actively using ProMinds - for example when you login, a session object identifies you as an account holder.
Secondly, we use persistent cookies - this type of cookies are stored for a specified and long period of time.
For example we may use persistent cookies to remember your shopping cart on a device, even when you closed your browser.
(that is, the pages users visited and for how long they were there), we use these information to understand the needs of our users
with a view to channel our services towards meeting the needs.
based on their account eligibility and personal preferences. For example, a student account may display differently to a standard account.
Can I switch off ProMinds cookies?
No, the correct functionality of ProMinds depends on cookies. ProMinds may not function as intended, if you turn of cookies on your device browser.
You should not use ProMinds, if you don't want to store ProMinds cookies on your device.