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We use temporary cookies to make it easier for you to navigate our website (session cookies); these cookies expire at the end of the session; they will be deleted at the latest when you close your web browser.
You can prevent the storage of cookies via the settings of your web browser software. Web browsers usually provide you with various functions, which you can find out more about in the help of your web browser software. As a rule, you can set them so that all cookies are automatically blocked or that only cookies from certain Internet offers are allowed or that you are warned before a cookie is stored. However, we would like to point out that the blocking of cookies from our website may result in a functional restriction of the use of our website and also of the internet services of other service providers.
For example, Internet Explorer 7.0 allows you to block cookies as follows: Click the Tools button, then Click Internet Options, and then the Privacy tab. Move the slider to the data protection level you want. If you select the “Block all cookies” privacy level, all cookies are blocked from all web sites; Cookies that are already on your computer cannot be read by web sites. You can also set custom privacy settings for Web sites. For more information about blocking and deleting cookies, we refer to the help function of your web browser.