Information About Our Use of Cookies

Syncro Soft is committed to protecting you and any data (anonymous or otherwise) that we collect about you online.

Due to recent changes in law, all Web sites which operate across certain parts of the European Union are required to obtain consent using or storing cookies (or similar technologies) on your computers or mobile device. This cookie policy provides you with clear and comprehensive information about the cookies we use and the purposes for using them. To review the privacy policies that apply to users of our website, please read our Privacy Policy.

What is a cookie?

A cookie is a very small text file that is stored by your browser (i.e. Internet Explorer or Firefox) on your device (i.e. computer or phone). They enable websites to store user information such as preferences and settings. Cookies are then sent back to the originating website on each subsequent visit, or to another website that recognises that cookie. Cookies do lots of different and useful jobs, such as remembering your preferences, and generally improving your online experience.

Cookies we use

Below is a full list of the cookies used by Syncro Soft along with a description of what they are used for.

Google Cookies

Cookie NameDefault Expiration TimeDescription
__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.
__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.

oXygen Cookies

Cookie NameDefault Expiration TimeDescription
SHOP_SESSION_TOKENEnd of browser sessionAvangate shopping session. This cookie is used to record that users have an active session on the shopping cart.
STORE_VISITOREnd of browser sessionAvangate visitor cookie. This cookie is used to record that a visitor has been logged on the shopping cart site.
oxyindexvisited 1 year from set/update Used to set the latest visited page from the 'oXygen XML Editor' tab.
oxyxml_authorvisited 1 year from set/update Used to set the latest visited page from the 'oXygen XML Author' tab.
oxyxml_developervisited 1 year from set/update Used to set the latest visited page from the 'oXygen XML Developer' tab.
page1 year from set/update Used in the online User Guide to remember the page displayed when a new password has been requested.
oxyAuth1 year from set/update Used in the online User Guide to store in browser the login details.
PHPSESSIDEnd of browser sessionThe PHPSESSID cookie is native to PHP and enables websites to store serialised state data. On the Action website it is used to establish a user session and to pass state data via a temporary cookie, which is commonly referred to as a session cookie.

If you wish to opt out of being tracked by Google Analytics across all websites visit http://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout.

We reserve the right to make changes to our Cookies Policy. Any such changes will appear here and become effective immediately. Your continued use of our websites is taken as meaning that you agree to any such changes. For further information about this policy, please contact

(Updated July 18, 2013)