When you visit or use our website or browser extension, information about the browsing on your device (computer, tablet, smartphone, etc.) may be recorded in a "Cookie" file installed on your device, subject to the choices that you have expressed regarding cookies and that you can change at any time.
A cookie is a small text file stored in a dedicated area of your device's hard disk when you visit an online service using your browser software. It enables its issuer to identify the device upon which it is registered during the period of validity or registration of the cookie.
The Tool-search browser extension also uses other types of "tracking solutions" that are based on different technologies but that have similar purposes and operation to cookies. For convenience, we use the term "cookie" for all tracking technologies.
Only the cookie issuer can read or modify the information contained on it.
When using our site, we may, subject to your choices, install various cookies in your data terminal. The cookies we issue are used for the following purposes, subject to your choices resulting from parameters of the browser used when visiting our site.
Cookies we issue allow us to:
Establish statistics and volumes of attendance and use of the various elements composing our site ;
Adapt the layout of our website to your computer display preferences (language, screen resolution, operating system used, etc.) when you visit our website, according to the display or reading hardware and software that your computer has.
Establish statistics and volumes of attendance and behaviour analysis anonymously.
You may, at any time, choose to formulate and edit your cookie preferences by following the instructions below.
You can configure your browser in such a way that cookies are stored in your device or, on the contrary, that they are rejected either in total or depending on their issuer. You can also configure your browser for you to be asked to accept or reject cookies on a one-by-one basis before a cookie can be stored on your device. For more information, see "How to exercise your choices depending on the browser you use".
The storing of a cookie in a device is essentially dependent on the will of the user of the device, that the user can formulate or amend free of charge at any time through the choices offered by the browser software.
If you have accepted the storage of cookies in the browser software of your device, the cookies embedded in pages and content that you have visited may be temporarily stored in a dedicated area of your device. They can be read there solely by their issuer.
If you decline the storage of cookies in your device or if you delete those that are stored in it, you will no longer benefit from a number of features that are, nevertheless, necessary to fully use our site and our extension. This would be the case if you tried to access our content or services that need to identify you. This would also be the case if we - or our providers - were not, for purposes of technical compatibility, able to recognize the type of browser used by your device, its language and display settings or the country from where your device appears to be connected to the Internet.
In this case, we assume no liability for any consequences linked to the impaired operation of our services resulting from our being unable to record or view cookies necessary for their operation and that you have declined or deleted.
If you do not wish our site and our browser extension to store cookies in your device for advertising and statistical purposes, you can click this deactivation link, which will store a cookie in your device that has the sole object of deactivating the advertising and statistical measurement adaptation services that we offer.
Please note that this procedure will not prevent the display of advertisements on your device. It will only block the technologies that make it possible to tailor advertisements to your browsing and interests.
Please note: the record of your wishes is stored in a cookie. If you delete all the cookies stored in your device (via your browser) we - or our providers - will no longer know that you have chosen this option.
If you have stored a deactivation cookie in your device and you wish once again to see advertising content tailored to the navigation on your device or take part in our collection of statistical data, click here.