Cookie Policy

What are cookies?

Cookies are small text files that websites place on your computer. They are used to make websites work, to make it easier for you to use them and to provide some information to the owners of the site.

Cookies on Samebug

PLAY_SESSION, authenticatorContains your hashed login information so we can keep you logged into our system.
_ga, _gat_UA-54793101-1, _gidGoogle Analytics cookies. Contains Google Analytics tracking data so we can measure site usage.
visitorIdContains a unique ID generated for you at your first visit to Samebug. We use this information to identify how many unique users visited Samebug and individual site usage. Without this cookie if you submit a stack trace while logged out, we wouldn't be able to associate it with you and we wouldn't be able to delete it if you request us to do so.
pageViewIdContains which pages you viewed. We use this information to analyse usage statistics and improve features.
sessionIdContains a session ID for your visit. We use this cookie to track unique sessions on our site and analyse usage statistics.
registration-hookContains which link or button you clicked on to register. There are multiple ways to get to the registration page and we need statistics to measure effectiveness of individual buttons.
sbAcceptCookiesContains your cookie preference so you don't have to accept our use of cookies every time you visit Samebug.
SBDisableTrackingContains your tracking preference. You can switch off tracking by clicking on Settings in your profile.
redirectContains the last page you visited. We use this to redirect you to the page you viewed before registering or logging in so you can have a seamless experience.

How to change Cookie Settings?

Most web browsers allow some control of most cookies through the browser settings. To find out more about cookies, including how to see what cookies have been set, or

Find out how to manage cookies on popular browsers:

To find information relating to other browsers, visit the browser developer's website.

To opt out of being tracked by Google Analytics across all websites, visit

We use hotjar to record user sessions (anonymized). To opt out of being recorded by Hotjar accross all websites, visit