Our Use of Cookies

Help us to recognise you when you return.

Cookies are small text files that are stored on your hard drive, and are used to exchange information between your Web browser and our Web server. Because the information is saved by your browser, it can maintain information between visits to our Web site. We use cookies to give you a personal "key", allowing you full access to our Web site. ComponentSource does not store private information in your cookie, and enabling cookies does not give ComponentSource access to any information stored on your computer outside of our cookie.

1. How to control and delete cookies

ComponentSource do not use cookies to collect personally identifiable information about you, however, if you wish to restrict or block the cookies which are set by the ComponentSource websites, you can do so through your browser settings. Information on how to do this can be found at www.aboutcookies.org.

Please be aware that restricting cookies may impact on the functionality of the ComponentSource websites, such as signing in, managing your account or purchasing products.

2. ComponentSource Cookies

This is a list of the main cookies set by the ComponentSource websites, and what each is used for. 

  • Cookie: ASPSESSIONID, CSSession, Site and LANG
    These cookies are used together to identify you as a user between page loads on the website, preserving the context of your visit such as the language you have chosen and the part of the website you are on. They are destroyed each time you close your browser.
  • Cookie: CONT and CUST
    These cookies are used to identify you, when you sign in or return to a ComponentSource website. They are used to personalise your website experience including your currency and country preferences. They are stored on your computer for up to one year.
  • Cookie: _LANG
    This cookie is used to store and set your language preference when you return to the ComponentSource website. It is stored on your computer for up to one year.
  • Cookie: CSGUID and GUID
    These cookies are used to track the number of unique visitors to a ComponentSource website. They are stored on your computer for up to one year.
  • Cookie: OR and RR
    These cookies are used to track the originating source of visitors to a ComponentSource website. They are destroyed when the browser is closed.