Cookie management

Cookie management

We also obtain certain data when you browse the DL Software website through the use of Internet technologies, including "cookies". Our website uses “cookies”. A “cookie” is a small file. This file includes information such as the domain name, Internet service provider, operating system of the user, as well as the date and time of access.

There are different types of cookies:

  • Cookies necessary for navigation These cookies are essential for the operation of our sites and allow access to secure areas in particular. Without these cookies, it would be difficult for you to use our site under normal conditions.
  • Analytical or performance cookies These cookies make it possible to know the use and performance of our site and to improve its operation. At any time, you can choose to express and modify your wishes in terms of Cookies.

What is a cookie ?

A cookie is a small file located on your device that enables certain features of our site. For example, thanks to cookies, we can identify your computer, analyze browsing statistics, generally secure your access to our site and our other sites.

Cookie control

Most browsers allow you to control cookies through the settings options. However, if you limit the use of cookies by websites, you may cause a degradation of the user experience that will no longer be personalized. It may also prevent you from saving personalized preferences such as your login data.

What if you do not want cookies to be installed?

If you do not want us to use cookies when you visit, you can disable some of them on cookie management. We then place an opt-out cookie on your device which will tell us that you do not wish to receive other cookies from when you connect to our site. To block cookies, you can also change the browser settings of your computer or any other device you use to access our services. If you use without having changed your browser settings, we will assume that you agree to receive all cookies from the website. Most browsers provide functionality to allow you to review and remove cookies, including those from Please note that the site cannot function properly without cookies.

To obtain more information about cookies, in particular to find out which cookies have been installed and how to manage or delete them, visit the sites, Where

Other Useful Resources

Browser manufacturers provide help pages for managing cookies in their products. For more information, see the following.

For all other browsers, please consult the documentation provided by the manufacturer.

Use of personal data collected


When you leave a comment on our website, the data entered in the comment form, but also your IP address and the user agent of your browser are collected to help us detect unwanted comments.

An anonymized string created from your e-mail address (also called a hash) can be sent to the Gravatar service to check if you are using it. The confidentiality clauses of the Gravatar service are available here: After validation of your comment, your profile photo will be publicly visible next to your comment.


If you are a registered user and upload images to the website, we advise you to avoid uploading images containing EXIF GPS coordinate data. Visitors to your website can download and extract location data from these images.

Contact forms


If you leave a comment on our site, you will be offered to save your name, e-mail address and website in cookies. This is only for your comfort so that you don't have to enter this information if you leave another comment later. These cookies expire after one year.

If you have an account and you connect to this site, a temporary cookie will be created to determine if your browser accepts cookies. It does not contain personal data and will be deleted automatically when you close your browser.

When you log in, we will set a number of cookies to save your login details and screen preferences. The lifetime of a connection cookie is two days, that of a screen option cookie is one year. If you check “Remember me”, your login cookie will be kept for two weeks. If you log out of your account, the login cookie will be erased.

By editing or publishing an article, an additional cookie will be saved in your browser. This cookie does not include any personal data. It simply indicates the identifier of the article that you have just modified. It expires after one day.

Embedded content from other sites

Articles on this site may include embedded content (e.g. videos, images, articles, etc.). Content embedded from other sites behaves in the same way as if the visitor were to come to that other site.

These websites could collect data about you, use cookies, embed third-party tracking tools, track your interactions with this embedded content if you have an account connected to their website.

Use and transmission of your personal data

Storage times for your data

If you leave a comment, the comment and its metadata are retained indefinitely. This automatically recognizes and approves subsequent comments instead of leaving them in the moderation queue.

For users who register on our site (if possible), we also store the personal data indicated in their profile. All users can see, modify or delete their personal information at any time (except for their username·ice). Site managers can also view and edit this information.

The rights you have over your data

If you have an account or if you have left comments on the site, you can request to receive a file containing all the personal data that we have about you, including those that you have provided to us. You can also request the deletion of personal data concerning you. This does not take into account data stored for administrative, legal or security reasons.

Transmission of your personal data

Visitor comments may be checked through an automated spam detection service.