Cookies Policy

In this policy we give you information about how Atelier de Software uses cookies and similar technologies on the Atelier de Software website, available at, and how the user can manage and configure its installation.

1. Responsible for the website and contacts

Atelier de Software website is operated by Atelier de Software by Pina dos Santos, Lda. headquartered at Rua da Esperança, nº 17, shop C, 2735 - 473 Cacém and office at Rua Amílcar Cabral nº7, Piso 2 - Sala 4, 2735-534 Agualva-Cacém, registered at the Commercial Registry Office R.N.P.C., under the single number of registration and tax number 516 156 870, which operates in the market under the brand name Atelier de Software.

If you have any questions or need further information about the processing of personal data that we carry out through cookies or if you want to exercise your rights as a data subject, you can contact us via the email, by phone 219 210 761 (call to the national fixed network) or by letter sent to the Atelier de Software office, at Rua Amílcar Cabral Nº7, Piso 2 - Sala 4, 2735-534 Agualva-Cacém.

2. What are cookies

Cookies are small text files that can be stored on a user's device and which can then be retrieved by a web server from the device. Cookies allow web servers to do certain things, such as remember that a user has logged into the platform.

Some cookies allow us and the service providers to keep a record of website users' browsing activities and to associate certain activities with a session.

Some cookies are temporary, which means that they will only be active while the user has their browser open. Others, so-called persistent cookies, remain on your computer for longer periods, or until you delete them in your browser settings. Our website uses both temporary and persistent cookies.

3. What cookies do we use

On website we use the following types of cookies:

Analytical Cookies

These cookies help us understand how visitors navigate the site and what we can do to improve the site's pages and content. They allow us to count visits to the site and identify the different sources of traffic, providing information on how visitors navigate the site, which pages are most and least visited and which links are clicked, as well as page loading speed, a user's inactivity time on a page and the bounce rate.

None of this information can be used to identify you. The information collected is aggregated and therefore anonymous. If you do not allow these cookies, we will not know when you have visited our website.

Name Entity Description Lifespan
_ga Installed by Google Analytics to collect visitor and session data and create a site usage log for the site analytics report. This cookie stores information anonymously and assigns a randomly generated number to recognize unique visitors. 2 years
_gid Installed by Google Analytics to store information about how visitors use the website and create an analytical report on the performance of the website. Some of the data that is collected includes the number of visitors, their source, and the pages they visit anonymously. 1 day
_gat Used by Google Universal Analytics to restrict the rate of requests and thus limit data collection on high traffic sites. 1 minute

4. What Information We Collect

Through cookies, we collect information about the visitor, which may include data about the browser used, the operating system of the access equipment, the website from which the access originated, the date and time of access, the anonymized IP address, the provider of internet used by the visitor and other such information.

Atelier de Software does not have access to these data individually and only analyzes them in aggregate form, as statistical and anonymous information.

The law says that we may store cookies on your device if they are strictly necessary for the website to function. For all other types of cookies we need your permission.

5. How to disable or delete cookies

In addition to the options presented in the information banner that you see when you first access the website, to accept or reject non-essential cookies, you can also configure your browser to accept, refuse or delete cookies.

You can make this configuration in the “preferences” or “options” menu of the browser you use. However, in some cases, disabling cookies may affect website navigation, preventing some services, such as the display of content or the provision of external services, from working properly.

In the help section of your browser, you will also find information on how to enable “private mode” and how to block certain cookies. Learn how to disable cookies in different browsers, in the links below:

Last Revision: April 18, 2022