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Cookie Policy2017-02-27T15:08:22+00:00

How cookies are used by OP Software

OP Software like many websites, places small data files known as cookies on your computer. This page explains what cookies are used by our website.


Each website owned and operated by OP Software uses cookies. A cookie is a small text file of which there are two types:

  • Session cookies: These are used to maintain something called session state. If you consider your journey through the site to be a conversation with us and this cookie just reminds the site where we were in that conversation. These are required for the site to function for example when you login into client or forum areas of the website or make a purchase.
  • Permanent cookies: These store data on your hard drive. You can view them by looking in the cookies directory of your browser installation if you are interested. They last for a long time and each time you come to our site you send us a copy of them. We use them to identify you between visits. For instance when you login into the support or community forums a cookie is created to maintain your login to the system.

You can block cookies but they are required for certain parts if the site to work correctly and will enhance your experience when using the web site.

Cookies used on OP Software websites

Below is a list of cookies used on OP Software websites.

Cookies Name Purpose Expires
ASPSESSION This cookie allows the service to remember selections and preferences that you’ve already made or information that you’ve already given. At end of session

Google Analytics

OP Software uses Google Analytics to gather information on visitors, such as which pages they view. This is done in order to improve the website. Further information at Cookies & Google Analytics.

Cookies Name Expires
__utma This cookie is used to determine unique visitors to our site. 2 years.
__utmb, __utmc These cookies work together to calculate the average length of time users spend on our site. __utmb 30 minutes, __utmc when you close the browser.
__utmz This cookie records information about how the page was reached (for example via a search engine result or a direct link). 6 months.
__utmmobile This cookie is used to determine unique visitors to our site. 2 years.

Cookies used on OP Software Support and Community Forums

The Forum requires the use of cookies in order for forum services provided to Forum Members to function correctly. The following Cookies are set by the Forum after a member logs in.

Cookies Name Expires
wwf9sID This is a temporary cookie used to associate your browser with your forum session. At end of session
wwf9sLID This cookie holds Members Login settings and is also used for auto login to the forum. 1 Year
wwf9lVisit This cookie holds the date and time of your last visit to the forum in order to notify which Topics and Posts are new since your last visit. 1 Year
wwf9fID This cookie is used for Private Forums that require a password in order to login. 1 Year
wwf9pID This is a security cookie set when voting in Forum Polls. 1 Year
wwf9MobileView This Cookie is set if you turn off the Mobile View when visiting the forum using a Mobile Browser. 1 Year

Last Updated: Jan 2017