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Django plugin to add and configure the Cookie Control by Civic UK

Project description

django-cookie-control

A Django plugin to integrate the Civic UK Cookie Control (https://www.civicuk.com/cookie-control)

The plugin is compatible with Django, DjangoCMS and Django/CMS multisite.

To install

Install the application via pip:

pip install django-cookie-control

Add 'django_cookie_control' to installed apps:

INSTALLED_APPS = [ ... 'django_cookie_control', ...]

Add/Edit the following to settings.py if required with required cookies:

# DEFAULT if missing:
COOKIE_CONTROL_REQUIRED_COOKIES = ['csrftoken','django_language','sessionid','django_privacy_mgmt_preferences','AWSALB']

Run or make migrations:

python.exe manage.py migrate

To configure

For a full list of configuration settings see the Civic UK site, here:

https://www.civicuk.com/cookie-control/v8/documentation

Plugin configuration overview:

  1. Add a new configuration - custom configuration for different sites via multisite.

  1. Configure Main Settings
  • Site name
  • API key
  • Cookie Control product version: Community, Pro, Pro Multisite

  1. Display Options
  • Position
  • Theme style
  • Toggle type
  • Close style

  1. Text and Accessibility

  1. Custom Settings

  1. Pro and Pro_Multisite Settings A series of settings for the paid Pro plugins, including:
  • Custom text
  • Custom formatting

  1. Cookies
  • Necessary Cookies
    • A simple list of cookie names, including wildcards that are necessary for the site
    • A default list for Django, DjangoCMS, and AWS are already included.
  • Optional Cookies
    • Add an optional cookie or package of cookies that can be turned off for the site
    • Using separate functions On Accept or for On Revoke the cookies can be customised to be disable or enabled.

To Test

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