Cookies help us to provide you with a more personal experience when you visit Viaplay. Furthermore, it gives us the possibility to improve our service and to make sure that you can find what you need in a more intuitive way. Below you will find an explanation of what cookies are and what exactly we use them for.
If you change your mind about which cookies you would like to accept or not, please do so by using the Cookie Settings below
What are cookies?
A cookie is a small text file that is placed on your computer when you visit a website. In this text file, the website stores information that it would like to be able to read the next time you visit the page. It is often information that is used for statistics and analysis and is completely harmless.
Persistent and session cookies
Whether a cookie is ‘persistent’ or ‘session’-based refers to the amount of time the cookies are stored or accessible on your device.
- Persistent cookies may be used for a variety of purposes including remembering users’ preferences and choices when using a site or to target advertising. The length of time between a cookie being set and expiry is set by the website operator.
- Session cookies allow websites to recognize and link the actions of a user during a browsing session. They may be used for a variety of purposes such as remembering what a user has put in their shopping basket as they browse around a site.
First-party and third-party cookies
Whether a cookie is ‘first’, or ‘third’ party refers to the website or domain placing the cookie.
- First-party cookies are set directly by the website the user is visiting, i.e the URL displayed in the browser's address bar.
- Third-party cookies are set by a domain other than the one the user is visiting. This typically occurs when the website incorporates elements from other sites, such as images, social media plugins or advertising.
How to manage cookies via your browser
Please note that changes in your browser, i.e. disabling the cookie function, will prevent parts of the Website from functioning properly.
We would like to remind you to visit our Privacy Statement if you want to learn more about how we collect, use and protect personal information.