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Privacy Type

Specifies that privacy settings are for either first-party or third-party cookies.

PRIVACY_TYPE_FIRST_PARTY
0

Refers to privacy settings for first party cookies.

PRIVACY_TYPE_THIRD_PARTY
1

Refers to privacy settings for third party cookies.

Remarks

Cookies are categorized as first-party and third-party. A first-party cookie is one that originates from the host domain. If "http://www.blueyonderairlines.com" is found in the Microsoft Internet Explorer address bar, "www.blueyonderairlines.com" is the host domain. While visiting this page, if a cookie is set from a domain other than "www.blueyonderairlines.com", such as "www.fourthcoffee.com", this cookie is considered a third-party cookie.

Note  WinINet does not support server implementations. In addition, it should not be used from a service. For server implementations or services use Microsoft Windows HTTP Services (WinHTTP).
 

Requirements

Minimum supported client

Windows 2000 Professional [desktop apps only]

Minimum supported server

Windows 2000 Server [desktop apps only]

Header

Wininet.h

See also

PrivacyGetZonePreferenceW
PrivacySetZonePreferenceW

 

 

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