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Questions tagged [cookies]

For questions related to the use of cookies as they specifically relate to Sitecore. This tag should not be used for general questions about cookies that are not specific to Sitecore. Typical cookie questions tend to be regarding Sitecore's session cookies and analytics cookies.

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Set Http and Secure flag for Sitecore Shell#Lang cookie [duplicate]

Is there a way in c# to set Http and Secure flag true for shell#lang cookie (in my case website#lang). As this cookie is Sitecore cookie. Any help/pointer would be a great help. Thanks
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Tracking and identifying multiple users on the same session

Sitecore's documentation always talks about how the same person comes back to the site and is identified. How are multiple persons handled? Say that a person first enters the site (anonymous tracking)...
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Sitecore is setting same language cookie multiple times in response headers

Our multi-site Sitecore instance (7.0.- rev-130424) is setting same language cookie multiple times like below in response headers: Set-Cookie: SiteName#lang=de-DE; path=/; secure; HttpOnly Set-...
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Sitecore shared session state not working - session state works in each site, but not between sites

I have two sites that I'm trying to implement single sign on for by setting up shared session state. I have followed the steps here: Configured the SQL server to support session state Set the session ...
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Navigation between sites using same lang cookie

I'm trying to navigate between sites but current language is not consistent between sites under the same tenant, how to unify lang cookie?
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How to Enable SSL Secure for sitecore shell cookies

I have added below code snippet (as in Andy Burns Blog https://andrewwburns.com/2016/10/21/secure-your-sitecore-cookies/ ) to secure the Sitecore cookies. <System.Web> and <httpCookies> ...
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Forms Authentication cookie with Sitecore

Does it require to explicitly set authentication cookie after authenticating user via Sitecore Authentication Manager? if (Sitecore.Security.Authentication.AuthenticationManager.Login( ...
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Browser Cookie Disabled, Sitecore behaviour

As we know, currently most sites depend on cookies being enabled in the browser, including Sitecore which handles personalization, tracking analytics etc. What if cookies are disabled? Do we really ...
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Maintaining/Sharing session between virtual folders

I am a bit confused here. Under the same Sitecore 8.1 instance, I have two web sites set as two virtual folders (www.site.com and www.site.com/customers) under the same app pool. This is a temporary ...
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Programmatically log visit when Analytics cookie is disabled

Due to EU cookie law, I have a site where we are disabling the Tracker via a pipeline processor ala: Disable xDB tracking for single requests By interacting with the site, this will serve as consent ...
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Ways to block SC_ANALYTICS_GLOBAL_COOKIE from being deployed?

Because of EU legislation, sometimes you have to block tracking cookies from being deployed. In Sitecore's case this would mean the SC_ANALYTICS_GLOBAL_COOKIE, since it's not absolutely necessary for ...
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Sitecore 8 ADFS module no FedAuth cookie

I've added the Sitecore ADFS module to Sitecore 7.2 and it works. Using the same module on Sitecore 8 doesn't work. I can see the MSISAuth cookies from sts. When it comes to reading the FedAuth ...
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sitecore_userticket cookie generated differently across Sitecore versions

I am implementing a Single sign on solution for a client. It is required if a user is logged in for one of the two sitecore sites, he/she will be logged in for the other. The first instance is 6.5.0 (...
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Rename SC_ANALYTICS_GLOBAL_COOKIE

Is there a way to rename the Sitecore cookie SC_ANALYTICS_GLOBAL_COOKIE? Wappalyzer identifies a Sitecore site via this cookie, and we would like to stop it from doing so, whilst retaining the ...
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Setting expiry date for Sitecore Language cookie

Sitecore does not seem to set the expiry date for the language cookie, Which means it will be stored per "session", meaning If user switch language on the site then closes the browser and open it ...
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How does xDB track individual visits?

With Sitecore 8.x, there is no longer a cookie associated with the individual visit (though of course the visitor cookie, SC_GLOBAL_ANALYTICS_COOKIE is still there). How does xDB track individual ...