Cookies are used on the website accessible through URL https://thetool.io (hereinafter, TheTool), which is the property of Shutapp Projects, S.L. (hereinafter, Shutapp), to allow and optimise navigation, as well as the analysis of certain behaviour during navigation and, at times, offer you advertising adapted to your habits, preferences and needs. The simple access to TheTool involves the installation of cookies on the terminal (computer, tablet, smartphone, etc.) with which you access and navigate around TheTool.

We strongly recommend that you read this document to obtain more information about the use of this technology in TheTool.

1. What are cookies?

Cookies are small text files that are downloaded onto the terminal you use to browse certain pages and/or when you use certain services offered on them. They allow the storage of information that can be recovered in the future for certain purposes.

2. Consent

On accessing TheTool we offer you some information with respect to this technology through your terminal and we will ask that you grant your consent to it. Remember that some cookies may be necessary for TheTool or some of its tools and functionalities to operate. If you do not give your consent, you may be prevented from access.

You may withdraw this consent at any time through your browser settings, by disabling the cookies or blocking the possibility of downloading them onto your equipment. For more information, see section 4 of this document on the management and disabling of cookies.

3. Cookies used in TheTool

Broken down by purpose, Shutapp uses the following types of cookies:

a) Customisation cookies: they allow the Website to be adapted to some general pre-established characteristics, such as language, the browser used or the region from which you access the site.

b) Technical cookies: they make navigating the Site more fluid and user-friendly, as well as providing it with greater security. For example, they allow a registered user’s session to be identified.

c) Analytical cookies: they allow information to be obtained for the purpose of statistical analysis of the use made of the site by visitors. For example, they provide information on what search terms were used by users to reach the website.

d) Advertising cookies: they are used to manage existing advertising spaces on the page so that each user is offered advertising content in line with the content of the page and frequency of adverts.

e) Behavioural advertising cookies: they allow the management of existing advertising spaces on the page so that each user can be offered advertising content in accordance with their browsing habits and preferences.

Below we give information about the cookies used in TheTool, classified according to their purpose, origin and persistence:

Google Analytics – Third-party cookies

NamePurposeOriginPersistence
_ga, _gatThis cookie is used to distinguish unique users through the assignment of a number generated at random as a client identifier. It is used to calculate the number of visitors.thetool.ioPersistent

4. Management and disabling of cookies

You may withdraw consent to the use of cookies at any time by disabling or blocking their download through specific settings on the browser you use.

Below we offer a list of links on the steps to follow to enable, disable, delete and manage cookies according to each browser:

Apple Safari With Safari open, click Safari > Preferences… > Privacy, and select the option that is best adapted to your preferences.

For more information, https://support.apple.com/guide/safari/manage-cookies-and-website-data-sfri11471/11.0/mac/10.13

Google Chrome With Google Chrome open, click on the icon of the menu Chrome < Settings < Privacy < Content settings… <Cookies, and configure it according to your preferences.

For more information, https://support.google.com/chrome/answer/95647?hl=en

Internet Explorer 11 Click on the Internet Explorer Icon on the taskbar <Tools <Internet Options <Privacy and set the cookie settings according to your preferences.

For more information, https://support.microsoft.com/en-us/help/17442/windows-internet-explorer-delete-manage-cookies

Mozilla Firefox With Firefox open, click on the button Menu < Preferences < Privacy and adjust the cookie settings according to your preferences.

For more information, https://support.mozilla.org/en-US/kb/enable-and-disable-cookies-website-preferences

Opera With Opera open, click on Settings < Options < Advanced < Cookies and adjust the cookies setting according to your preferences.

For more information, https://help.opera.com/en/latest/web-preferences/#cookies

Safari for iOS 8 Click on Settings > Safari > Block cookies and select “Always allow”, “Allow from websites I visit”, “Allow from current websites only” or “Always block”.

For more information, https://support.apple.com/en-us/HT201265

Google Chrome for Android and iOS With Google Chrome open, click on the menu icon Chrome < Settings < Show advance options… < Privacy < Content settings… < Cookies, and adjust the settings according to your preferences.

For more information, https://support.google.com/chrome/answer/95647?hl=en

Internet Explorer Mobile With Internet Explorer Mobile open, click on More < Settings and adjust the cookies settings according to your preferences.

For more information, https://support.microsoft.com/en-us/help/17442/windows-internet-explorer-delete-manage-cookies

If your browser is not on this list, or you have not found out how to manage cookies, see the official website or contact us through the e-mail address info@thetool.io, so we can help you.

If you have any query, consultation or suggestion in relation to the use of cookies in TheTool, please don’t hesitate to get in touch with us through the e-mail address info@thetool.io.

Date of last update:
This agreement was last updated on October 10, 2018.

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