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How this product obtains End User Consent for Cookies
A visitor connecting to the website that hosts this product will be issued cookies that are strictly necessary for security and application performance.(Note: the following is not yet accurate.) This product will provide the user with a dialogue box which informs the user that the cookie is being set and obtains the users consent to the cookie. After the user has reviewed the notice and accepted the cookie, the user may continue to use the software product. The user may not use the product without accepting the cookies.
Users Preferences and Personal Information Stored Locally on your Computer or Terminal Device
This application does not store user preferences and / or personal information on the terminal device or computer that accesses this product.
Users Preferences and Personal Information Stored On the Remote Server Supporting this Application
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To remove stored materials from this service contact your local institution.
Tracking of Activities and Usage
This software monitors your usage as your interact with it. This information is collected and shared consistent with the privacy policies noted above. The laws governing such a disclosure vary, depending on where the server is stored and the application is being used. You are advised to consult counsel of our choice regarding applicable laws and regulations. Blackboard may attempt to limit the disclosure of this information consistent with Blackboard’s legal advice and our privacy policies.
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