The Cookie Assignment

Published in EngageBox
Updated 13 Dec, 2017

The Cookie Assignment lets you assign a box on occassions where you know that the users might have a Cookie. You can take advantage of the Cookie's name and its value with extreme flexibility.



In the table below you can see which options are available to setup the Cookie Assignment.

Name Description
Cookie Name For this option you have to type in the name of the Cookie.

With this option you can select the "Exists" option to see if the Cookie with the Name you typed before, exists.

All the other options are related to the value of the Cookie. You can take advantage of the comparisons below to compare the cookie's content to what you want it compared with.

  • Exists
  • Is Equal
  • Contains
  • Starts with
  • Ends with
Cookie Content

This option is visible only when you have selected in the Match Option something other than "Exists".

Whatever you type here will be compared to the Cookie's value according to the Match Type.

Use Case

If you are familiar with all the cookies that your Joomla! Website might be sending to your visitors, you can fine tune the box to be displayed exactly when a certain cookie is present and contains a certain value.