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Cookies on government.se

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Turn off all cookies

If you, as a visitor to the website, do not accept it using cookies, you can turn off the function via your browser’s security settings. You can also set your browser to warn you every time the website tries to place a cookie on your computer. If you do not want cookies to be stored on your computer, you can also turn that function off in your browser’s settings. Then no cookies will be stored.

Read more about cookies and the Electronic Communications Act on the Swedish Post and Telecom Authority (PTS) website

Fact box: What is a cookie?

A cookie is a small text file containing information that is stored on the visitor's computer. Cookies are normally used to improve the website experience of the visitor. There are two types of cookies: a persistent cookie is a file that is saved on the visitor's computer and remains there until a preset expiration date. The file is used to improve the performance of the website based on the visitor’s preferences and interests. It disappears earlier if the visitor chooses to clear cookies from the browser. Session cookies are temporarily stored in the visitor’s computer memory while the visitor is on the website. They are deleted when the visitor closes the browser.