How to display Japanese characters

This site includes both of Japanese and English contents.

If you see a sequence of boxes or some meaningless letters in this site, your computer does not have support for Japanese characters. In such case, some additional setup may be required. Please refer to the following instructions.

For Windows XP

Windows XP includes multiple language support. To view Japanese characters, use Control Panel, and install files for East Asian languages. For more details, please see To install East Asian language files on your computer. Note that this method requires the Windows CD-ROM.

For Windows Vista, Windows 7 and Mac OS X (10.2 and above)

These operating systems have support to display Japanese. Additional setup is not required.