Privacy Policy

Privacy Policy & Cookies

ViewSonic is committed to protecting your privacy and treats the handling of personal data seriously. The Privacy Policy below details how ViewSonic will treat your personal data after it has been collected by ViewSonic through your use of the Website. ViewSonic maintains the privacy of your information using security technologies and adhere to policies that prevent unauthorised use of your personal information. By using this Website, you consent to the collection and use of your information.

Websites you link to from ViewSonic.com may have their own privacy policy that may differ from ViewSonic’s. Please review those websites’ privacy policies for detailed information on how they may use information gathered while you are visiting them.


What information does ViewSonic.com collect and how is it used?

  1. Unless otherwise provided in the Privacy Policy or the Terms of Use, ViewSonic will not sell, rent or trade your personal information to third parties for marketing purposes without your express consent. ViewSonic will only pass your data to other third parties in accordance with this Privacy Policy or the Terms of Use, or if required to do so by law. ViewSonic may disclose your data to certain permitted third parties, such as members of the ViewSonic group, ViewSonic’s own professional advisers who are bound by confidentiality codes, and when ViewSonic is legally obliged to disclose your data.
  2. ViewSonic can obtain personal data from you (including your name, postal address, telephone number and email address) in order to process any requests you may make, from a number of different sources:
    1. When you search for or request details on services or products from the Website, for example, registering a ViewSonic product online or entering a competition.
    2. Via unconditional data capture measures such as the use of cookies and studying the pages you read frequently (please see further at Clause 3 below).
    3. Via your individual IP location. This is a necessary function of the Website that enables ViewSonic to return details of information you have searched for, and in order for ViewSonic to diagnose problems with its server and to administer the website.
  3. ViewSonic uses a third party tool Google Analytics, to analyse traffic on the Website. Google Analytics does not create individual profiles for visitors. Unlike some tracking services, Google Analytics does not have a database of individual profiles for each visitor. Google Analytics only collects aggregate data.
  4. Cookies
    Like many web sites today, ViewSonic may employ small text files (cookies) to collect information about your web-site activities on an anonymous basis. A cookie is a small piece of information sent by a web server to store on a web browser. This is useful for having the browser remember some specific information. The table below explains the cookies we use and why.
    Cookie Name Purpose More Information
    ViewSonic LOOPFUSE, Persistent_id_Qp3J9cqTnEJvDH, Session_Qp3J9cqTnEJvDH, _bizo_bzid,_bizo_cksm, eIFCNu6 ViewSonic uses this cookie to identify your browser and process online transactions. Session cookies help us confirm your identity and are a requirement when using this service. LoopFuse customers are persistent cookies that only ViewSonic can read and use which make it easier for you to log into the Service. Disabling the browser's ability to accept cookies will be able to brows our Site, but will be denied access to the service. View Loopfuse Policy
    Google Analytics __utma, __utmb ,__utmc, __utmz These cookies are used to collect infomation about how visitors use our site. We use the information to complie reports and to help us improve the site. The cookies collect information in an anonymous form, including the number of pages visitors to the site, what led customers to the site and the pages that they visited. View Google Privacy Policy
    Pardot visitor_id, pi_opt_in, pardot Pardot tracks visitor and prospect activities on your website and on Pardot landing pages by setting cookies on their browsers. These cookies are set in order to remember preferences when an individual returns to your site, such as form field values. We also set a cookie for Pardot users that are logged into our app, which allows us to maintain the login session, remember table filters, etc. View Pardot Privacy policy
    Quantcast.com __qca Quantcast.com uses cookies to save your registration ID and login password for future logins to the Quantcast.com site. We also utilize session ID cookies to understand how you interact with the Quantcast.com site and also to monitor aggregate usage by Quantcast Users and web traffic routing on the Quantcast.com site. We also use cookies when you visit websites with tagged content by Quantcast Clients with Quantcast Tags in order to collect Log Data. You may choose to allow your computer to accept cookies, however by diabling cookies, you may not be able to use all portions of the Quantcast.com site or all functionality of the services. Some websites host prior versions of our code that used Flash cookies. We no longer use these cookies for any purpose. In order to delete Flash cookies, please access your Flash Player settings management tool available on Adobe's web site. View Quantcast Privacy policy
    .Rubiconproject.com ruid, rsid, rdk, rdk2, ses, pux, pur_1430, rpb, put_2245, put_2236, put_2181, put_1986, put_1512, put_1185, put_1523, put_2271, put_2100, put_2081, put_2249, put_2025, put_2395   View Rubicon Poject Privacy Policy
    .w55c.net wfivefivec, matchgoogle    
    .exelator.com xud, xudx, ud . View Texas Instruments Privacy Policy
    .dlp.com s_cc, SC_LINKS, s_sq We use cookie technology to authenticate your access to various areas of our website, tailor its content to your preferences or geographic region, to help us analyze web traffic in general and to track when site visitors complete surveys, so that we do not present a survey again for 90 days. Cookies may be used in interactions where you request something from TI: literature, CD-ROMs, technical support, seminar registrations, personalized web pages, or when you participate in a survey. View Exelate Privacy Policy
    .nohold.net ASP.NET_SessionId, k18routename5, k18rid5, BIGipServerPOOL-50.56.41.44-80    
    .turn.com uid, rrs, rds, rv   View Turn Privacy Policy
    .shop.viewsonic.com frontend    

    Most web browsers allow some control of most cookies through the browser settings. You can choose to set your browser to notify you when you receive a cookie, giving you the choice of deciding whether to accept it.
  5. ViewSonic might request additional information from you in other areas or in the future. You may choose not to provide this information. ViewSonic might also ask for information about your interests, or for feedback about the Website so that it can improve the Website and/or its service. Providing ViewSonic with this information is always optional. In addition to the information ViewSonic collects directly from you, it also monitors and tracks usage of our website, viewing and traffic patterns, customer behaviour, and other similar information. This information is compiled into a statistical aggregate. This aggregate information is also used, in conjunction with your personal information, for ViewSonic’s internal business and administrative purposes including improvements to the Website, ViewSonic’s product and service offerings, its operations, or its customer service.
  6. ViewSonic might also use your personal information from time to time to send you notices about special offers, new products, services, promotions, and other similar information unless you have indicated to ViewSonic that you do not wish to receive such information.
  7. Any communication or material you transmit to ViewSonic over this website, by electronic mail or otherwise, including any data, questions, comments, or suggestions will be treated as, non-confidential and non-proprietary. ViewSonic may use anything you transmit or post to its affiliates for any purpose, including but not limited to reproduction, disclosure, transmission, publication, broadcast and posting. Furthermore, ViewSonic is free to use any ideas, concepts, know-how, or techniques contained in any communication you send to this website for any purpose whatsoever, including but not limited to developing manufacturing and marketing products using such information.
  8. You can choose to set your browser to notify you when you receive a cookie, giving you the choice of deciding whether to accept it.


ViewSonic.com Privacy Policy Changes

If we decide to change our privacy policy, we will post these changes on our website so that you will always know what information we gather, how we use that information, and whether we will disclose it to anyone. The privacy practices of sites that may be linked to ViewSonic’s web site are solely the responsibility of that provider and ViewSonic makes no representations nor bears any responsibility regarding the privacy policies of others.

Consent:

By disclosing your personal information via the Website, over the telephone or via email or post you consent to the collection, storage and processing of your personal information by ViewSonic in the manner set out in this Privacy Policy and the Terms of Use Policy.

Contact

If you have any questions or concerns about the information ViewSonic holds about you may write to ViewSonic at ViewSonic Corporation, 381 Brea Canyon Road, Walnut, California, 91789.

Document date: 5/01/12