Cookie Policy

Cookie Policy

What are Cookies?

To improve a visitor’s experience when visiting a website, it is common practice to uses Cookies, which are small files that are downloaded to your computer. This page describes what information they gather, how they are used on this site and why we sometimes need to store these cookies. We also include how you can opt-out of these Cookies from being stored however this may downgrade certain elements of the site's functionality or cause unexpected behaviour.

More general information on Cookies can be found in the Wikipedia article on HTTP Cookies.


How we use Cookies

In the table below, you can see the variety of reasons that we use Cookies. Unfortunately, there is currently no industry standard method to provide the same functionality without the use of Cookies. It is recommended that you leave all Cookies enabled however if you wish to disable them you can either adjusting the settings on your browser (see your browser help for how to do this) or opt out of specific cookie usage using the links provided.

Be aware that disabling Cookies will affect the functionality of this website and many others that you visit.


The Cookies we set:


Source: Keysoft Solutions Website

Purpose: Uses cookies to override the automatic region identification methods being employed to show region-specific content

Expiry Details: One year from creation

How to Opt-out: Do not use ‘Select region’ option in the menu


Source: ClickDimensions

Purpose: Uses cookies to analyse how visitors are using our website. This may include storing your IP address and other information. For more details see ClickDimensions Privacy Policy 

Expiry Details: 

cuvid - This cookie is typically written to the browser upon the first visit to the site from that web browser. If the cookie has been deleted by the browser operator, and the browser subsequently visits the site, a new __cuid cookie is written with a different visitor unique ID. This cookie is used to determine unique visitors to the site and it is updated with each page view. Additionally, this cookie is provided with a unique ID that the application uses to ensure both the validity and accessibility of the cookie as an extra security measure. This expires 2 years from set/updated.

cusid - This cookie is used to establish and continue a user session with the site. When a user views a page on the site, the script code attempts to update this cookie. If it does not find the cookie, a new one is written and a new session is established. Each time a user visits a different page on the site, this cookie is updated to expire in 30 minutes, thus continuing a single session for as long as user activity continues within 30-minute intervals. This cookie expires when a user pauses on a page on the site for longer than 30 minutes.

cuvon - Used to signal the last time a visitor viewed a page. This cookie expires 20 minutes from set/updated.

cd_optout_keysoftsolutions... - This cookie is generated if a visitor chooses to opt out of tracking and as long as it is present, we will not generate any web tracking data for this visitor. This cookie expires 6 months from set/updated.

How to Opt-out: Click this link to opt-out, a simple page refresh will occur.


Source: Adroll

Purpose: This website may use the Adroll Remarketing Service to advertise on third party websites to previous visitors to our site. It could mean that we advertise to previous visitors who haven’t completed a task on our site, for example using the contact form to make an enquiry. Any data collected will be used in accordance with our own privacy policy and Adroll’s Privacy Policy

Expiry Details: See Adroll’s Privacy Policy

How to Opt-out: Goto Adroll Opt-out page


Source: Google Adwords

Purpose: When an advertisement on a Google Search or selected Google Display Network sites is clicked on, a temporary cookie is placed on your computer or mobile device.

When you complete a defined action the cookie is recognised and a conversion is recorded. Only pages containing the Google conversion tag are tracked.

Expiry Details: Some of the cookies set for this purpose are automatically removed from your device once you close your browser.

Some cookies may last for a period of up to 24 months from your last visit to the site.

For more information about how Google uses advertising cookies, visit the Google Advertising Privacy FAQ.

How to Opt-out: To manage settings for these cookies and opt-out of these features, visit the Google Ads Help.


Source: Google Analytics

Purpose: These cookies are used to collect information about how visitors use our site. We use the information to help us improve the site. The cookies collect information in an anonymous form, but do include number of visitors to the site, where visitors have come to the site from and the pages they visited.

Expiry Details: Some of the cookies set for this purpose are automatically removed from your device once you close your browser.

Some cookies may last for a period of up to 24 months from your last visit to the site.

How to Opt-out: You can opt out of tracking by Google Analytics by using the Google Analytics opt-out browser add-on


Source: ConversionRuler

Purpose: These Cookies are used to track website visitors to allow a reporting service which determines the effectiveness of website marketing.

Expiry Details: See ConversionRuler’s Privacy Policy

How to Opt-out: You can opt out using ConvertRuler’s opt-out page


Source: ShareThis

Purpose: These cookies are used within the social sharing tools on our article pages, where pseudonymised personal data may be collected by third-party companies or ad networks. For more details see the ShareThis privacy policy.

Expiry Details: See the ShareThis privacy policy.

How to Opt-out: You can opt out using the option within the  ShareThis privacy policy.


Changes to this Cookie Policy

Keysoft Solutions reserves the right to change the provisions of this cookie policy at any time but will alert you that changes have been made by updating the date of the last revision below.

Your use of the website following the issuing of an updated policy shall constitute your acceptance of any such changes. We encourage you to review our cookie policy whenever you visit our website to make sure that you understand how your information will be used.


Date of last revision: 12/06/2018