Generally speaking, you may visit the site while remaining anonymous.
Our websites automatically log your IP address and domain name, and non-personal information such as the type of web browser you use, to help us administer the sites and to compile statistics such as the number of visitors.
Session cookies: These cookies are temporary and expire once you leave the site. Session cookies are mainly used by online stores to hold your items in the basket while you are shopping online.
Persistent cookies: Persistent cookies may stay on your disk for a long time after the session is ended. These cookies may hold data such as login details, contact information and account numbers, so that you don’t have to type them in every time you use the site. When using the Avid Online Store, persistent cookies may use data to hold items in your shopping cart or send you reminders about items you have left in your shopping cart but have not yet purchased.
For information on how to disable cookies on your computer, visit the Managing cookies page.
Certain portions of the site may require that you submit some personal information, such as your name and email address, before using those portions of the site. At minimum, you are typically required to register with the site and provide your name or email address before using any of the members only areas of the site. For some services, such as forums, Avid Link, customer support features, registering for events or contests, downloading software or uploading content, you may have to create an account, and submit additional personal information such as your mailing address.
We also use this information to send you information about Avid, or other topics Avid thinks may be of interest to you, such as product information or updates. As part of its business, Avid works with authorized partners, such as authorized resellers, to provide you with the services and information. As part of those activities, Avid may share your information with those authorized entities so that they can directly provide the information or services to you.
The processing of your data is either based on your consent or in case the processing is necessary for the performance of a contract to which you are a party, or in order to take steps at your request prior to entering into a contract.
If the processing is based on your consent, you may at any time withdraw your consent by contacting us at firstname.lastname@example.org or the address listed below. This email address is for privacy related inquiries only. All other requests, such as for product support, will not be replied to. For product support and troubleshooting, please contact Avid Customer Care by clicking here.
In order to enter into a contract regarding the purchase of Avid’s products or services, you must provide us with the required personal data. If you do not to provide us with all the required information, it will not be possible to deliver the product or service.
Avid keeps the information you provide for as long as you remain an active user of the site and recipient of our information.
Avid aggregates information provided by you to create anonymous statistical and demographic data. This anonymous data helps Avid to understand and know its customer base better. That anonymous data may be provided to third parties but never in such a fashion as to identify you personally. Some Avid products and websites use Google Analytics for the collection of anonymous data. Learn more about how Google uses data collected using Google Analytics.
The Google Analytics features that Avid employs are as follows:
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