This article describes how to add and configure the Privacy Manager extension. The Privacy Manager extension is used to display privacy options to your customers.
We recommend using the Consent Management features in place of this legacy extension.
See the full list of available extensions.
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The Privacy Manager extension allows you to control how privacy options are presented to your users and simplifies steps to add this functionality to your website. The privacy displays the on/off status of each tag category and saves the user's preferences in a cookie which then controls which tags are able to load on the page..
Before you begin, familiarize yourself with how extensions work.
Once the extension is added, the following configuration options are available:
All tags are eligible for opt out by default. To prohibit opt out for individual tags, click on the "Edit Workflow" button on the left and go to the "Tags to Omit" tab.
In order to place the Privacy Manager button on your page, you must first select an element to provide a reference point.
See the Select Visitor Type by Category section for more information on opting in/out based on category.
By default, Tealium cookies are used for visitor, session, and timestamp information. Tealium cookies are also used with the Persist extension to store persistent cookie information.
This section describes where to define the categories to use for privacy controls.
Yes. The widget for the Privacy Manager has a default style that may or may not match your the style for your site. Adjust djust the style of the widget's with your CSS by referencing the following class for the widget:
Yes. This section is only relevant to non-ASCII or accented characters that fail to encode properly. This is not applicable if the Category Name property has encoded correctly.
As of November 10, 2015, a bug has been resolved that caused category names with non-ASCII/accented characters to encode incorrectly. In order to extend the bug fix to an existing Privacy Manager extension, you must regenerate the Multi-Opt-Out template in your profile.
Regenerating the template does not preserve customizations that may have been applied. Ensure that you backup any custom code before proceeding.
Use the following steps to regenerate the Multi-Opt-Out template in your profile: