Cookie Policy

Please read this cookie policy carefully before using the website.

What are cookies?

Cookies are simple text files that are stored on your computer or mobile device by a website’s server. Each cookie is unique to your web browser. It will contain some anonymous information such as a unique identifier, website’s domain name, and some digits and numbers.

What types of cookies do we use?

Necessary cookies

Necessary cookies allow us to offer you the best possible experience when accessing and navigating through our website and using its features. For example, these cookies let us recognize that you have created an account and have logged into that account.

Functionality cookies

Functionality cookies let us operate the site in accordance with the choices you make. For example, we will recognize your username and remember how you customized the site during future visits, for example language settings.

Analytical cookies

These cookies enable us to collect aggregated data for statistical purposes on how our visitors use the website. These cookies do not contain personal information such as names and email addresses and are used to help us improve your user experience of the website.

How to delete cookies?

If you want to restrict or block the cookies that are set by our website, you can choose the "continue without accepting" choice on the cookie banner or do so through your browser settings. Alternatively, you can visit, which contains comprehensive information on how to do this on a wide variety of browsers and devices. You will find general information about cookies and details on how to delete cookies from your device.

Contacting us

If you have any questions about this policy or our use of cookies, please contact us.

Privacy Policy

WHIRLWRITER™ respects your privacy . We comply with European Regulation 2016/679 of April 27, 2016 (RGPD), French law no. 78-17 of January 6, 1978 relating to data processing, files and freedoms (last modification 2019) and French government decree no. 2019-536 of May 29, 2019.

WHIRLWRITER™ is owned by a sole proprietorship under French law, Jacobsen Traductions, which is registered with INSEE under the number SIRET 423 454 719 000 42.

Following the contract concluded between the User and the Licensor, we need to collect personal information on the User and this in order to establish an invoice. We collect your full name, the name of the person holding the License if different from the first, their email, their company if applicable, street and house number, city, postal code, country, telephone number, fax number . We also use this information to establish anonymized statistics on the geographical distribution of our customers and this by automated processing.

The information is only intended for internal use and will not be shared with other parties. License data is processed by License4j on servers maintained by Godaddy. License4j declares that the servers are located in the European Union and that they are GDPR compliant. The data relating to the newsletter passes through LWS which declares that their servers are located in France ( respecting GDPR (

Payment data is processed by Prestashop. Prestashop declares that data may be transmitted outside the EU and that Prestashop makes every effort to ensure data security ( According to French law, accounting documents, including invoices, must be kept for 10 years (Article L. 123-22 paragraph 2 of the Commercial Code).

User has rights to data access and rectification. The User has a right of portability with regard to the data processed automatically. The User also has the right to limit processing in certain cases. To exercise your rights, you should write to: attaching a copy of your identity document. The User may also file a complaint with the National Commission for Computing and Liberties (CNIL – 3 place de Fontenay – TSA 80715 – 75334 Paris Cedex 07).

All files created and generated by the User remain the property of the User and remain in his possession. Under no circumstances does WHIRLWRITER™ retrieve or read these files. When the User stops using the Software, the User can uninstall the Software without deleting these files. These files are in fact saved outside the WHIRLWRITER™ Software on the hard drive of the User's computer. These files can also be consulted by the User using generally accessible means (except the project DAT file). The list of references can be extracted as a CSV file. Other types of content housed in databases are lost.

Files created by the User are the responsibility of the User. WHIRLWRITER™ cannot case be held responsible for these files. It is up to the User to save his work and make a security backup regularly.