Cookies are small text files stored on your computer by your web browser at the request of a site you're viewing. This allows the site you're viewing to remember things about you, such as your preferences and history or to keep you logged in.
Cookies may be stored on your computer for a short time (such as only while your browser is open) or for an extended period of time, even years. Cookies not set by this site will not be accessible to us.
Overall, cookies help us provide you with a better website, by enabling us to monitor which pages you find useful and which you do not. A cookie in no way gives us access to your computer or any information about you, other than the data you choose to share with us.
You can choose to accept or decline cookies. Most web browsers automatically accept cookies, but you can usually modify your browser setting to decline cookies if you prefer. This, however, may prevent you from taking full advantage of the website.
These are the main cookies we set during normal operation of the software.
Additional cookies may be set during the use of the site to remember information as certain actions are being performed, or remembering certain preferences.
Other cookies may be set by third party service providers which may provide information such as tracking anonymously which users are visiting the site, or set by content embedded into some pages, such as YouTube or other media service providers.
|These cookies are required to enable core functionality such as security, network management, and accessibility. You may not reject these.|
|gs___crossTab||This local storage item is used to store information used to communicate across tabs, such as the current cross-site request forgery token.|
|gs_cacheKey||This local storage item is used to store the cache key used for offline storage items.|
|gs_consent||This cookie is used to store a user's cookie consent preferences.|
|gs_csrf||This cookie is used to store a user's cross-site request forgery token, preventing other applications from making malicious requests on the user's behalf.|
|gs_dbWriteForced||This cookie is used to indicate that the request should completed using the write-only database server.|
|gs_editorDisabled||This local storage item is used to store whether or not a user has the rich text editor enabled.|
|fr-copied-html||This local storage item is used to store a user's copied rich text when pasting into the text editor.|
|fr-copied-text||This local storage item is used to store a user's copied plain text when pasting into the text editor.|
|gs_guestUsername||This local storage item is used to store a guest user's username.|
|gs_inline_mod_*||These cookies are used to store a user's currently selected inline moderation items.|
|gs_language_id||This cookie is used to store a user's selected language.|
|gs_lbSidebarDisabled||This local storage item is used to store whether or not a user has toggled the lightbox sidebar.|
|gs_ls||This cookie is used to store a user's local storage contents in the event their browser does not support the native local storage mechanism.|
|gs_multiQuote*||These local storage items are used to store a user's multi-quote selections.|
|gs_notice_dismiss||This cookie is used to store a user's dismissed notices.|
|gs_push_history_user_ids||This local storage item is used to store which users on this device have enabled push notifications.|
|gs_push_notice_dismiss||This cookie is used to determine whether or not a user has dismissed the push notification notice.|
|gs_push_subscription_updated||This cookie is used to determine if a user's push subscription preferences have been updated.|
|gs_session||This cookie is used to store a user's session identifier.|
|gs_style_id||This cookie is used to store a user's selected style.|
|gs_tfa_trust||This cookie is used to determine if a user has previously chosen to trust this device without requiring further two-step verification for a period of time.|
|gs_toggle||This cookie and local storage item are used to store a user's preferences for toggling various controls open or closed.|
|gs_user||This cookie is used to store a user's "remember me" token, allowing their credentials to persist across multiple sessions.|
|gs_visitorCounts||This local storage item is used to store counts of a user's unread conversations and alerts.|
|We deliver enhanced functionality for your browsing experience by setting these cookies. If you reject them, enhanced functionality will be unavailable.|
|gs_emoji_usage||This cookie is used to store which emojis a user has recently used when composing a message.|
|gs_from_search||This cookie is used to track when a user has arrived on the site from a search engine.|
|Cookies set by third parties may be required to power functionality in conjunction with various service providers for security, analytics, performance or advertising purposes.|
|These cookies are set by Google, and may be used for analytics, verifying legitimate traffic, or other embedded content.|
|HCaptcha||These cookies are set by HCaptcha, and may be used for verifying legitimate traffic.|
|Stripe||These cookies are set by Stripe, and may be used for processing payments.|