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To find out how Yahoo treats your personal information, please visit our Privacy Policy. This page describes current Yahoo practices with respect to this product. Information on this page may change as Yahoo adds or removes features.

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BrowserPlus

Yahoo BrowserPlus is software that lets you do more with your web browser. BrowserPlus makes it easy to install and use web plugins for a richer experience on the internet.

Information Collection and Use

  • When you use BrowserPlus or BrowserPlus plug-ins, the software tracks, collects, and stores the following information about your use of the software:
    • A unique identifier assigned to your installation of BrowserPlus.
    • Your device’s platform. For example, OS X, Windows XP, etc.
    • Your browser type. For example, Safari, IE7, FireFox, etc
    • The version of BrowserPlus that you are using.
  • This information may be transmitted back to Yahoo and used for diagnostic purposes and improving BrowserPlus.
  • Information collected during your use of BrowserPlus, including the unique identifier assigned to your installation of BrowserPlus is not associated with personally identifiable information you or your Yahoo ID even if you are signed into the Yahoo Network.
  • From time to time, Yahoo may automatically download and install the latest version of BrowserPlus to your computing device.
  • Certain web sites that you visit may request that you download BrowserPlus plug-ins that will help to improve your experience while on that site.
    • You will be given the option to proceed with the installation or install the update at a later time.

Your Ability to Update or Delete Information

  • You may uninstall BrowserPlus at any time by following the instructions to remove applications from your operating system.
    • When you uninstall BrowserPlus, all BrowserPlus plug-ins that you have installed will also be uninstalled.
    • You may have to reboot/restart remove some components of BrowserPlus including any BrowserPlus plug-ins that you have installed.

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This page describes current Yahoo practices with respect to this particular service. This information may change as Yahoo revises this service by adding or removing features or using different service providers. To find out how Yahoo treats your personal information, please visit our Privacy Policy.

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