Geotab Website Cookie Usage

The Geotab websites use "cookies," which are small files that are sent to and stored in your computer by the websites you visit. Cookies are stored in your browser’s file directory. Next time you visit the site, your browser will read the cookie and relay the information back to the website or element that originally set the cookie. By using this website you consent to the use of these cookies.

Cookies Used By Geotab

Essential Cookies

Description

Level

'ASP.NET_SessionId'

'.ASPXAUTH'

Cookies used for websites hosted on Microsoft web servers. Parts of our website cannot operate without these cookies.

First Party

'51D'

This cookie is essential for our support of mobile devices, which allows us to display this website on multiple types of mobile devices.

First Party

'WebsiteFeatures’

Cookie used to remember website settings.

First Party

PHPSESSID

This cookie is used to identify your browsing session. It does not contain any information about you. The majority of pages on the site will not set this cookie and do not need it. This cookie will be deleted automatically at the end of your browsing session.

First Party

Crazy Egg Cookies

Default Expiration Time

Description

_ceg.s, _ceg.u

3 month from set/update

These cookies are created and read by the Crazy Egg to track user behaviour on the website. More information can be found here. For more information about how to opt-out, click here.

Addthis Cookies

Default Expiration Time

Description

_atrfs, _atuvc, _atuvs

2 years from set/update

These cookies are created and read by the AddThis social sharing site JavaScript on the client side in order to make sure the user sees the updated count if they share a page and return to it before our share count cache is updated. No data from that cookie is sent back to AddThis. More information on the cookies set by AddThis and how to opt out are on the AddThis website.

Snapengage Cookies

Default Expiration Time

Description

Various Snapengage cookies. More information can be found here.

One year from set/update

These cookies are created and read by the Snapengage for live chat feature on the website. More information can be found here.

UserEcho Cookies

Default Expiration Time

Description

Various UserEcho cookies. More information can be found here.

Up to one year from set / update

These cookies are created and read by the UserEcho to collect user feedback. More information can be found here.

Google Analytics Cookies

Default Expiration Time

Description

__utma

2 years from set/update

Used to distinguish users and sessions. The cookie is created when the javascript library executes and no existing __utma cookies exists. The cookie is updated every time data is sent to Google Analytics.

__utmt

10 minutes

Used to throttle request rate.

__utmb

30 mins from set/update

Used to determine new sessions/visits. The cookie is created when the javascript library executes and no existing __utmb cookies exists. The cookie is updated every time data is sent to Google Analytics.

__utmc

End of browser session

Not used in ga.js. Set for interoperability with urchin.js. Historically, this cookie operated in conjunction with the __utmb cookie to determine whether the user was in a new session/visit.

__utmz

6 months from set/update

Stores the traffic source or campaign that explains how the user reached your site. The cookie is created when the javascript library executes and is updated every time data is sent to Google Analytics.

__utmv

2 years from set/update

Used to store visitor-level custom variable data. This cookie is created when a developer uses the _setCustomVar method with a visitor level custom variable. This cookie was also used for the deprecated _setVar method. The cookie is updated every time data is sent to Google Analytics.

_ga

2 years

Used to distinguish users.

_gat

10 minutes

Used to throttle request rate.

Geotab also uses web analytics services, which currently include Google Analytics and Crazy Egg Analysis.  

More information on Google Analytics cookies can be found here: https://developers.google.com/analytics/devguides/collection/analyticsjs/cookie-usage

Crazy Egg’s Analysis Service is a web analytics service that gives us data about where users are clicking on our site. You can visit their privacy policy at: https://www.crazyegg.com/privacy. For more information about how to opt-out please visit https://www.crazyegg.com/opt-out.

For questions, please contact: webmaster@geotab.com