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What's a browser?


A browser is an application that operates over the Internet, interpreting information files and web sites so that we can read it. The most popular browsers are Internet Explorer and Firefox.

To best view our website, we suggest you to update your browser frequently. A pop-up window for updates will appear every once in a while or you can update by downloading the latest version of your browser by clicking on the link that is seen on your browser's main page.

What are cookies?


Cookies are short pieces of data that are sent to your computer when you visit a website. On later visits, this data is then returned to that website. Cookies allow us to recognise you automatically whenever you visit our site so that we can personalise your experience and provide you better service. We also use cookies (and similar browser data, such as Flash cookies) for fraud prevention and other purposes.

Should I enable cookies to place an order on Amazon.in?


Yes. Cookies allow us to recognise you automatically whenever you visit our site so that we can personalise your experience and provide you better service. We also use cookies (and similar browser data, such as Flash cookies) for fraud prevention and other purposes.

If your web browser is set to refuse cookies from our website, you will not be able to complete a purchase or take advantage of certain features of our website, such as storing items in your shopping cart or receiving personalised recommendations. As a result, we strongly encourage you to configure your web browser to accept cookies from our website.

How do I change the settings to be able to shop on Amazon.in?


The Help portion of the toolbar on most browsers will tell you how to set your browser to accept new cookies, how to have the browser notify you when you receive a new cookie, or how to disable cookies altogether. Additionally, you can modify the settings for similar data used by browser add-ons, such as Flash cookies, by changing the add-on settings or visiting the website of its manufacturer.What are browsers and cookies?