Cookie Policy

Like many websites, this service uses cookies. Our Website uses cookies to distinguish you from other users. A cookie is a small text file which is placed onto your computer, mobile phone and tablet device (or any other device which uses a web browser) when you access our Website. This helps us to provide you with a good experience when you browse our Website and enables us to improve our services.

It is important for us to use them because we can deliver an efficient service to you and also analyse customer journeys through the Sites to inform future enhancements.

This cookie policy applies to xpsgroup.com and any other websites where a link to this cookie policy is provided and does not apply to any external websites that our website may link to.

Your browser can choose to accept cookies or not, most browsers are configured to initially accept cookies. We will offer cookies to you, and if you do not wish to receive them, you should ensure your browser is setup not to accept them. Please note some parts of our website may not work if cookies are disabled.

For further information about cookies and how to disable them, go to: aboutcookies.org.

We use cookies that are session based and persistent based. Session cookies exist only during one session and disappear when you close your browser or turn off your computer. Persistent cookies remain on your computer until they are deleted. Persistent cookies delete themselves after a period of time but are renewed each time you visit the website.

We use the following types of cookies on this Website:

  • Essential cookies. These are cookies that are required for the operation and efficient working of this Website. This include cookies that enable you to login to our website and services.
  • Analytical cookies. They allow us to recognise and count the number of visitors and to see how visitors move around our Website when they are using it. This helps us to improve the way our Website works, for example, by ensuring that users are finding what they are looking for easily.

By continuing to use this site, you are accepting our use of these cookies. A full list of the cookies used by our website is below:

Cookie Name Description Type Lifespan
wow.schedule Communigator Targeting Persistent, 1 hour
wow.session Communigator Targeting Persistent, 1 hour
wow.utmvalues Communigator Targeting Persistent, 1 hour
wow.anonymousId Communigator Targeting Persistent, 2 years
_umta Google analytics cookie to track user count of visits to a site, visit and last visit Analytical Persistent, 2 years
_utmb Google analytics cookie to track when a user visits a site Analytical Persistent, last for 30 minutes
_utmc Google analytics cookie to track when a user leaves a site Analytical Session
_utmz Google analytics cookie to track how a user arrived at the site, including when link was used Analytical Persistent, 6 months
_ga Google Analytics Analytical Persistent, 2 years
_gid Google Analytics Analytical Persistent, 1 day
bcookie LinkedIn Targeting Persistent, 2 years

eMember Cookie Disclosure

eMember 3 Cookies

As of 3.3 HF2
Member and Front End Admin Cookies
Cookie Name Purpose Activated Type Lifespan
ASP.NET_SessionId Session Linking Cookie On visiting the site Security / Functionality Session (Whilst the browser is open)
eMemberAuthCookie Authentication Cookie On logging into the site Security / Functionality Persistent 3 Months
cookieconsent_status Whether the user has consented to cookies On clicking the button to acknowledge that you no longer wish to be reminded about our cookie policy. Legal Persistent 1 Year
SchemeURL A value untied to Session of where to redirect users who have logged out of returned to a now expired session On logging into the site Functionality Persistent 3 Months
Umbraco Backoffice Admin Cookies
Cookie Name Purpose Activated Type Lifespan
UMB_UCONTEXT Umbraco Backoffice Functionality On logging into the Umbraco Backoffice Functionality Persistent 20 mins
XSRF-V Cross Site Request Forgery Prevention for Umbraco Backoffice On logging into the Umbraco Backoffice Security Session (Whilst the browser is open)
XSRF-TOKEN Cross Site Request Forgery Prevention for Umbraco Backoffice On logging into the Umbraco Backoffice Security Session (Whilst the browser is open)

eMember 2 Cookies

As of Final Release
Category Name Purpose Activated Type Lifespan
Strictly necessary eMember (ASP.Net Authentication Token) The eMember (ASPXAUTH) cookie is used to determine if a user is authenticated. If this cookie is disabled it will not be possible to log in. On logging into the site Security Session (Whilst the browser is open)
Strictly necessary ASP.Net_
SessionID (ASP.Net Authentication Token)
This cookie allows the system to hold information when the user moves between pages or performs certain actions. It does not contain any information other than a randomly generated number. This cookie is essential for the system to function correctly. On visiting the site Security / Functionality Session (Whilst the browser is open)
Strictly necessary eMember_
CacheKey
This cookie is used to holds a reference to the session cache. This cookie is essential for the system to function correctly. On logging into the site Functionality Session(Whilst the browser is open)
Functionality eMember_
Eucookie (EU Cookie Content)
Prevents the display of the cookie notification message. If this cookie is disabled then you will be reminded about the cookie policy every time you access the application web-pages. On clicking the button to acknowledge that you no longer wish to be reminded about our cookie policy. Legal Persistent (Available until purged by you in the browser options)

To opt out of being tracked by Google Analytics, you can use Google's opt out browser add-on here.