Magento Standard Cookies

USER_ALLOWED_SAVE_COOKIE

Indicates if a customer is allowed to use cookies.

external_no_cache

A flag that indicates if caching is disabled.

persistent_shopping_cart

The session key.

Stf

If product links were sent to friends, stores the timestamps in the format: $timeStamp1, $timestamp2, …, $timestampN

pollN

A poll ID that indicates if a vote has occurred.

frontend

Session ID

frontend_cid

Identifies user as page loads with a session ID. Essential for site operation, including basket functionality

guest-view

Allows guests to edit their orders.

Magento Cookies Used with Full Page Cache

Cookie Name

Cookie Description

CUSTOMER

Hashed value of a customer ID in the format: customer_ $customerId

CUSTOMER_INFO

Hashed value of a customer group ID in the format: customer_group_$customerGroupId

NEWMESSAGE

Indicates if a new message has been received.

CART

Hashed value of a quote ID in the format: $quoteId

COMPARE

The product IDs added to product compare in the format: $productId 1, $productId 2, …, productId N

POLL

The ID of a recently-voted poll.

RECENTLYCOMPARED

The product IDs of recently compared products in the format: $productId 1, $productId 2, …, productId N

WISHLIST

A hashed list of products added to Wishlist in the format: $productId 1_$productId 2_ …, _productId N

WISHLIST_CNT

A hashed number of items in the customer's Wishlist in the format: wishlist_item_count_$productCount

CUSTOMER_AUTH

Indicates if a customer is logged in. A hashed value in the format: customer_logged_in_0|1

CATEGORY_INFO

Stores category information so pages can load more quickly.

LAST_CATEGORY

Recently visited category ID in the format: $categoryID

VIEWED_PRODUCT_IDS

Recently viewed product IDs in the format: $productId 1, $productId 2, …, productId N

currency

The code for the currency selected by a customer ('USD', 'UAH', 'GBP', etc.)

store

The store view code.

NO_CACHE

Indicates if the cache is allowed to be used.

LAST_PRODUCT

The product ID of the last product viewed.

 Google Analytics Cookies

Cookie Name

Function

__utma

Distinguishes shoppers and sessions. This cookie is created when the JavaScript library executes and there is no existing __utma cookie. The cookie is updated every time data is sent to Google Analytics.

__utmt

Used to throttle request rate.

__utmb

Determines new sessions/visits. This cookie is created when the JavaScript library executes and there is no existing __utmb cookie. The cookie is updated every time data is sent to Google Analytics.

_utmz

Saves the traffic source or campaign that explains how the shopper reached your site. The cookie is created when the JavaScript library executes, and is updated every time data is sent to Google Analytics.

__utmv

Stores visitor-level custom variable data. This cookie is created when a developer uses the _setCustomVar method with a visitor-level custom variable. This cookie is updated every time data is sent to Google Analytics.

_ga

Registers a unique ID that is used to generate statistical data on how the visitor uses the website.

_gat

Used by Google Analytics to throttle request rate

_gid

Registers a unique ID that is used to generate statistical data on how the visitor uses the website

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