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Last Updated on : 12 June 2024

What is a cookie?

A cookie is a small text file that is stored on your computer or other internet connected device in order to identify your browser, provide analytics, remember information about you such as your language preference or login information. They're completely safe and can't be used to run programs or deliver viruses to your device.You can learn more about cookies by clicking here (external link).

What type of cookies does Zoho use?

Cookies can either be session cookies or persistent cookies. A session cookie expires automatically when you close your browser. A persistent cookie will remain until it expires or you delete your cookies. Expiration dates are set in the cookies themselves; some may expire after a few minutes while others may expire after multiple years. Cookies placed by the website you’re visiting are called “first party cookies".

Below is a detailed list of the cookies we use on our website. Our website is scanned with our cookie scanning tool regularly to maintain a list as accurate as possible. We classify cookies in the following categories:

*Information* : A local storage object named "zglobal_Acookie_optOut" is used to remember your cookie preference. The use of this storage object is categorised as Strictly necessary.

What is a third party cookie?

A third-party cookie is one which is not set by the website that you are visiting (eg. cookies set by on Some of Zoho's own technologies and applications may be hosted in a domain that is a third-party to the domain that you may be visiting. However, our commitment extends to these domains (,, *,,, equally.

However, Zoho does not allow third-party tracking companies to set cookies or other trackers on our website as part of our commitment to protect the privacy of our users with the utmost care. When we embed content that is hosted on a third-party's platform on our website, the third-party may set cookies on your browser which are usually for the purposes of providing the service as intended (such as for bandwidth management, to store your preference of language, tracking consent and for collecting anonymous statistics such as the number of times a video has been streamed). Wherever possible, we choose the most privacy friendly options such as Privacy Mode, Anonymous Statistics Only, to ensure we guarantee you privacy. However, some of the properties of such embeds may not be fully under our control such as our ability to control cookies that are set by these third-parties unilaterally when the webpage embedded with such content loads.

Here is the list of the cookies set by such third-party company embeds on our website.

Cookie Name Purpose Validity Third Party Name
PREF Stores your preferences and other information, such as preferred language, the number of search results you wish to see, and whether Google's SafeSearch filter is enabled. 8 months YouTube
YSC Registers a unique ID to keep statistics of what videos from YouTube the visitor has seen. Session YouTube
VISITOR_INFO1_LIVE Measures your bandwidth to determine if you receive the new or old player interface. 8 months YouTube
use_hitbox Increments the views counter on the YouTube video 8 months YouTubes
sc_anonymous_id To implement, measure and improve their embedded content/service on the website - The collection of data also includes visitors’ interaction with embedded content/service. 3650 days SoundCloud
__cf_bm This cookie is used to distinguish between humans and bots. 1 day Vimeo
vuid Collects statistics on a user's visits to the website, such as which pages have been read. 2 years Vimeo
player Saves the user's preferences when playing embedded videos from Vimeo. 1 year Vimeo
_abexps Remembers your settings, such as language, region, or username. 1 year Vimeo

How you can manage cookies?

Cookie preference manager

You can manage your cookie preference anytime by clicking on `Manage Cookie Preference` at the top of this page or via the Cookie icon that appears at the left bottom most corner of the webpages (if you visit from the EU, UK, Brazil, Japan or California regions).

Browser settings

Most browsers allow you to control cookies through their 'settings' preferences. However, if you limit the ability of websites to set cookies, you may worsen your overall user experience, since it will no longer be personalized to you. It may also stop you from saving customized settings like login information.

Browser manufacturers provide help pages relating to cookie management in their products. Please see below for more information.


We may update this Cookie Statement from time to time in order to reflect, for example, changes to the cookies we use or for other operational, legal or regulatory reasons. Please therefore re-visit this Cookie Statement regularly to stay informed about our use of cookies and related technologies. For more information relating to cookies, you may contact