Our Cookie Policy

Rycote Microphone Windshields Limited ("we/us/our") are the owner and operator of mymic.rycote.com (the "Website") and our services platform (the "Platform") which use cookies.

This Cookies Policy describes;

  • what cookies are;
  • our use of cookies;
  • how you can manage cookies used on the Website and the Platform;
  • privacy;
  • further information; and
  • changes to this cookies policy.

What are cookies?

Cookies are small text files which are placed on your device when you visit the Website and the Platform. Some cookies may collect personal data about you. You can find more general information about cookies at: www.allaboutcookies.org.

Our use of cookies

Cookies do lots of different jobs, but we want you to understand the different types of cookies that are typically used on websites and apps. We use a variety of types of cookies and other tracking technologies for the following purposes:

  • Strictly necessary cookies: these are cookies which are strictly necessary for the performance of our Website and Platform, for example, cookies that enable you to log into secure areas of our Platform.
  • Performance cookies: these cookies collect information about the pages or screens you visit, and other performance metrics. This helps us to improve the way our Website and Platform works, for example, by ensuring that users are finding what they are looking for easily.
  • Functionality cookies: these cookies remember your choices to improve your experience, for example, remembering your username, your language, the region you are in. the aim of these cookies is to provide you with a more personal experience so that you don't have to reset your preferences each time you visit our Website or login to our Platform.
  • Targeting and advertising cookies: these cookies are often placed by re-targeting and advertising partners, to track your browsing habits so that you can later be shown targeted ads on other websites and apps. We use this information to make our Website and Platform and the advertising displayed on them more relevant to your interests. We may also share this information with third parties for this purpose.

You can find more information about the individual cookies we use on our Website and Platform and the purposes for which we use them in the tables below:

Please note that third parties (including, for example, advertising networks and providers of external services like web traffic analysis services) may also use cookies, over which we have no control. These cookies are likely to be analytical/performance cookies or targeting cookies.

How to manage cookies on our Website and Platform

Cookies do lots of jobs on the Website and Platform. However, you may be able to disable them if you would like to if the relevant third party allows you to. If you do this, you may find that certain parts of the Website and Platform do not work at all, or do not work correctly.

Except for essential cookies, our session cookie will expire after the browsing session.

Each browser is configured differently. You should follow the instructions given by the publisher of your browser. As of the date of this Cookie Policy, these instructions are available for commonly used browsers through the following links:

If you use Microsoft Edge:

If you use Internet Explorer:

If you use Safari:

If you use Firefox:

If you use Chrome:

If you use different devices, make sure you configure the settings of the corresponding browser according to your preferences.


We are committed to using cookies and tracking technologies fairly and in accordance with applicable privacy rights. Our Privacy Policy can be accessed here http://mymic.rycote.com/privacy_policy/.

Further information

If you have any queries relating to this Cookie Policy please contact our Data Protection Compliance Manager at: companysecretary@rycote.com

Changes to this Cookie Policy

If this Cookie Policy changes, the revised policy will include a new effective date and will be posted on this page. Please check back regularly to keep informed of updates. The effective date of this Cookie Policy is 23/05/2018.