Esri is committed to protecting your privacy and being transparent about the collection and use of your information, including cookies. This notice provides you with clear and comprehensive information about how cookies are used, as required by applicable privacy regulations, including the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR), ePrivacy Directive, California Consumer Privacy Act (CCPA), and others.

What are cookies?

Cookies are small text files that are placed on your device—a computer, smartphone, or tablet—when you visit a website. They help enhance your browsing experience and provide you with personalized features and functionalities. Cookies can be session-based (temporary cookies are deleted when you close your browser) or persistent (cookies remain on your device for a specified period or until they are manually deleted).

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Types of cookies Esri uses


Education privacy settings

Esri has configured cookies and tracking to ensure that K–12 account users are not tracked. This protects their privacy and security. When these users are logged in with K–12 licenses and use Esri websites, resources, and products, Esri does not collect, use, or store any of their personal data or browsing behavior. Esri’s mission is to provide the best products and services for students, teachers, and parents while streamlining and ensuring privacy compliance for educational users and institutions.

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Managing cookies

When you visit an Esri website, you will be presented with a cookie banner that provides you with a choice of how to manage your cookie preferences. You will have the option to manage your cookie preferences or withdraw your consent at any time.

To manage your preferences:

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Browser settings

Most web browsers allow you to control cookies through their settings. You can configure your browser to accept or reject cookies, delete existing cookies, or send notifications when new cookies are set. Please note that disabling or blocking certain cookies may affect the functionality and usability of Esri websites.

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Privacy policy

For more information about how we collect, use, and protect your personal data please refer to the Esri Privacy Statement.

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Learn more about the cookies in your browser

Cookies are created by browsers. Explore these links to learn how to review, manage, and clear cookies depending on the browser you use.

Contact Us

If you have any questions, concerns, or requests regarding the use of cookies or this cookie notice, please contact the Esri Privacy team.

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