A cookie is a tiny data file, which we save on your computer to be able to keep track of what happens during your visit and recognise the computer. A cookie is not a program and does not contain virus or other things that can do damage to your device.
You can always decline cookies on your computer by changing the settings in your browser. Where those settings can be found depends on which browser you are using. However, you must be aware that if you decline cookies, there will be many functions and services that you cannot use, because they presuppose that the website is able to remember the choices you make.
Cookies that you accept can easily be erased later. If you are using a PC with a newer browser is it possible to delete your cookies by using the hot keys: CTRL + SHIFT + Delete.
If it does not work and/or if you are using a MAC, you must start by determining which browser you are using and click on the relevant link below: