Manage privacy options¶
This section lists the options related to privacy. The new General Data Protection Regulation or GDPR enforcement started 25 May 2018.
Manage the websites cookies¶
It is not entirely clear whether personal websites like the websites listed below are concerned by GDPR.
The general embedXcode website is hosted by Weebly .
The embedXcode User Manual website is hosted by 1and1 IONOS .
Both providers have implemented GDPR. The hosts of the websites may use different cookies, such as technical cookies, necessary to enable the website to function properly; and analytical cookies, used to follow-up traffic and improve user experience.
Check the options on your browser preferences.
- Additionally for the website hosted by Weebly, set the preferences during the first visit, managed by Your Online Choices .
The websites do not use additional third-party plug-ins, such as social plug-ins like Twitter or Facebook, or analytical plug-ins like Google Analytics, except those the providers may use.
For more information on how Weebly and 1and1 adhere to and implement GDPR,
For Weebly, please refer to GDPR: What Weebly is Doing .
For 1and1 IONOS, please refer to General Data Protection Regulation: new laws from 2018 .
Subscribe to newsletter¶ The newsletter contains informations about embedXcode and updates. It is sent at most once a month and is managed by MailChimp. In accordance with the new General Data Protection Regulation or GDPR, enforced 25 May 2018, subscribers need to opt-in explicitly. The collected data includes the name and e-mail address, and optionally the preferred platform, and is solely used for sending the newsletters. To subscribe, Please fill in the form . To edit your profile or unsubscribe from this list, Just click on the links provided at the bottom of each issue of the newsletters. For more information on how MailChimp adheres to and implements GDPR, Please refer to the dedicated page about GDPR .
Open a ticket¶
When opening a ticket, a form asks for technical information about the issue, as well as the name and e-mail. The name and e-mail are solely used for sending the answer. Tickets are deleted once a year.
To update the preferences,
- Just click on the Edit Profile link on the top-right of the screen once logged-in.
For more information on how freshworks adheres to and implements GDPR,
- Please refer to the dedicated page about GDPR .
Check embedXcode new releases¶
The Check New Release utility checks if new releases are available for both the standard and plus editions. No information is sent.
To check the availability a new release of embedXcode,
- Please refer to the Check new release section.
Make a donation¶ The donations are managed by PayPal . Once the donation has been completed, the date, name, e-mail address and transaction number are saved. The credentials include the e-mail address of the latest PayPal transaction as identification, and a 17-character-long string as password. The credentials are sent on the confirmation message after the donation. Please ensure you have received them. They are asked for when the embedXcode+ user wants to download a new release. Both fields are case sensitive. Please
Ensure the e-mail used for PayPal is valid and can receive messages, as the confirmation message is going to be sent to that e-mail address,
@embedxcode.comon your email app,
Check the spam folder of your email app.
If needed, open a ticket at the Help Desk . To modify the e-mail address or remove the credentials, Open a ticket at the Help Desk . For more information on how PayPal implements GDPR, Please refer to the dedicated page Getting GDPR Ready .
When following the procedure Update embedXcode+ , credentials are asked to download the update of embedXcode+.
The credentials include the e-mail address of the latest PayPal transaction as Identification, and a 17-character-long string as Password.
If the credentials are valid, the download starts.
Otherwise, a warning message is displayed.
In case the credentials are not correct, the e-mail address is used to send a message with the reminder of the credentials. These e-mails are sent in batches, triggered manually. The e-mail addresses are then deleted.
Answer surveys¶ For time to time, I’m conducting a survey to better understand the needs of the users of embedXcode. The surveys are managed by SurveyMonkey . No personal information is gathered. Once the answers are collected and the results processed, all the answers are deleted. For more information on how SurveyMonkey adheres to and implements GDPR, Pease refer to SurveyMonkey and GDPR .