Use of cookies by TKE

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Cookie categoryStatusExamplesPurpose
Strictly necessaryAlways activeTotaraSession, SAML2 Auth, SAMLIdp Auth, Shibboleth AuthThese cookies are required for the running and operation of the LMS and cannot be switched off in our systems. For example, by facilitating your account login when accessing secure areas of the website; allowing you to navigate around the websites including remembering text you have entered into a form; and determining if your browser has JavaScript enabled to allow you to view content. These cookies do not store any personally identifiable data.
PerformanceRequire user consentGoogle Analytics, MatomoThese cookies allow us to count visits and traffic sources so we can evaluate and enhance the performance of our site. These cookies do not store any personally identifiable data.

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