To make this site work properly, we sometimes place small data files called cookies on your device. Most big websites do this too.
What are cookies?
A cookie is a small text file that a website saves on your computer or mobile device when you visit the site. It enables the website to remember your actions and preferences (such as login, language, font size and other display preferences) over a period of time, so you don’t have to keep re-entering them whenever you come back to the site or browse from one page to another.
What types of cookies do we use?
Cookies may include:
- First-party cookies
Cookies that JR Central places on your device when you visit our website.
- Third-party cookies
Cookies that another party places on your device through our website.It enables them to display personal advertisements to the user, with relevant information based on your interests.
- Session cookies
Cookies that are stored on your device only during a user’s browsing session. Cookies are automatically deleted when the browser is closed.
- Permanent cookies
Cookies that are stored on your device for a set period of time, or until explicitly removed, to allow stored information to be used in future browsing sessions.
Why do we use them?
In order to smoothly provide our services, we set cookies to identify the users and keep you logged in for the duration of a session (**especially for our services that needs an authentication). It will allow you to proceed through many pages of a website without having to log in repeatedly.
- Keeping session state
- Analytics and performance improvement
How to control cookies
You can control and/or delete cookies as you wish - for details, see aboutcookies.org. You can delete all cookies that are already on your computer and you can set most browsers to prevent them from being placed. If you do this, you may have to manually adjust some preferences every time you visit a site and some services and functionalities may not work.