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Cookie Reference

Magento Standard Cookies

  • Cookie Name

    Cookie Description

    USER_ALLOWED_SAVE_COOKIE

    Indicates if a customer is allowed to use cookies.

    external_no_cache

    A flag that indicates if caching is disabled.

    persistent_shopping_cart

    The session key.

    Stf

    If product links were sent to friends, stores the timestamps in the format: $timeStamp1, $timestamp2, ..., $timestampN.

    pollN

    A poll ID that indicates if a vote has occurred.

    frontend

    Session ID

    guest-view

    Allows guests to edit their orders.

Google Analytics Cookies

  • JavaScript Library: ga.js

    Cookie

    Description

    __utma

    Distinguishes shoppers and sessions .This cookie is created when the JavaScript library executes and there is no existing __utma cookie. The cookie is updated every time data is sent to Google Analytics.

    __utmt

    Used to throttle request rate.

    __utmb

    Determines new sessions/visits. This cookie is created when the JavaScript library executes and there is no existing __utmb cookie. The cookie is updated every time data is sent to Google Analytics.

    _utmz

    Saves the traffic source or campaign that explains how the shopper reached your site. The cookie is created when the JavaScript library executes, and is updated every time data is sent to Google Analytics.

    __utmv

    Stores visitor-level custom variable data. This cookie is created when a developer uses the _setCustomVar method with a visitor-level custom variable. This cookie is updated every time data is sent to Google Analytics.