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It is a small piece of text stored on a user's computer by a web browser for maintaining the state. What are we talking about?

Options

A) Session

B) Applets

C) Cookie

D) Application

E) QueryString

Explanation:

A cookie is a small text file (up to 4KB) created by a website that is stored in the user's computer either temporarily for that session only or permanently on the hard disk (persistent cookie). Cookies provide a way for the website to recognize you and keep track of your preferences. For privacy reasons, it is usually a good idea to know whether a website uses cookies and what type of data it stores when you use the website. You can usually find this information in a website's privacy policy.

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  • A cookie is a small text file (up to 4KB) created by a website that is stored in the user's computer either temporarily for that session only or permanently on the hard disk (persistent cookie). Cookies provide a way for the website to recognize you and keep track of your preferences. For privacy reasons, it is usually a good idea to know whether a website uses cookies and what type of data it stores when you use the website. You can usually find this information in a website's privacy policy.

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