Flash SlideShow Engine distribution permissions and end-user license agreement
Flash SlideShow Engine License Agreement
THIS IS A CONTRACT. YOU SHOULD CAREFULLY READ ALL THE TERMS AND CONDITIONS BEFORE INSTALLING THIS SOFTWARE.
BY INSTALLING THE SOFTWARE, YOU ACCEPT ALL THE TERMS AND CONDITIONS OF THIS LICENSE.
This License Agreement is a legal Agreement between you, an individual or organization, and FeatherySoft, Inc.
The subject of the present Agreement is "Flash SlideShow Engine" hereinafter mentioned as Software including the whole delivery package, namely the software itself and the covering documentation.
Accepting or rejecting the Agreement
Any usage of this product including installation of the Software or any of its parts on a computer, loading the product into operating memory (RAM) or permanent storage on a computer's disk or other storage medium, as well as any other type of usage means that you accept all the terms and conditions of the present Agreement. If you do not agree with any statement of this License, you should promptly terminate usage of the product and delete all the files referred to it, as its components, so as the results of its work, from your computer. You should also return all the existing mediums containing the Software to the place where you obtained it.
This Software is owned by FeatherySoft, Inc. and is protected by international copyright treaties. Any changes to the Software and its components, any additions to it, including the case of running and executing on your computer any software not built-in into your operating system and affecting the Software's operation or changing its results, as well as storage and distribution of such a changed or augmented Software, are strictly forbidden.
The Software is licensed by the present Agreement to be used for any commercial and other proper purposes.
Applications built using our components are royalties free, but if you need to create a development tool (as DCU, DLL, OCX etc.) integrating this functionality you should obtain a special license.
You acknowledge that the Software in source code form remains a confidential trade secret of FeatherySoft, Inc. or its suppliers and therefore you agree not to modify the Software or attempt to decipher, decompile, disassemble or reverse engineer the Software. In order to obtain the source codes you should turn to FeatherySoft, Inc. so as to purchase and register the Software's version including source codes.
Group programming projects making use of this software must purchase a copy of the software for each member of the group or purchase a site or enterprise licenses.
License includes full download link for the current version and free minor upgrades and technical support for 12 months. When license expires, you can purchase yearly license renewal which includes free minor upgrades and technical support. When purchasing major upgrade, your license for minor upgrades and technical support is extended for another 12 months which are added to your current license validity term.
Minor and Major Upgrades
There are two kinds of upgrades: major upgrades and minor upgrades. The major upgrade is a new version of the product that contains significant improvements (new features, essentially optimizations, lots of small modifications, etc.) In this case we increase the version number (from 2.x to 3.0 for example). Major upgrades are always paid regardless of whether you have valid license or not. Major upgrade extends current license for 12 month.
The minor upgrades usually include slight modifications, bug fixes or support for a new version of Delphi. The minor upgrade increases only minor version number (from 3.0 to 3.1 for example).
Any customer who purchased previous version of our product within 30 days before the release date of a new major version can upgrade to the last version for free.
Licensed copies number restriction
Software is assigned for installation and execution on one computer assembled as a solitary system units and by one user only.
If you have an upgrade to this Software, it constitutes a single product together with the product that you upgraded, and may not be used to increase the total number of licensed installations of the Software.
Group programming projects making use of this software must purchase a copy of the software for each member of the group.
Any possible delivery of the product or its parts as well as registration codes or access codes you received with purchasing and/or registering this Software to any individual or organization is strictly prohibited.
Except as provided in this License Agreement, you may not transfer, sell, rent, lease, lend, copy, modify, emulate, clone, decompile, translate, sublicense, time-share or electronically transmit or receive the Software or any of its parts or to distribute it in any other way.
Registration codes and access codes
Registration codes (e.g., serial number) or access codes (e.g. archive file password) you received with purchasing and/or registering this Software are not the subject to the present Agreement. You may store any number of copies of such codes in any form if only you are a registered user and if you obtained them in the registration process or purchasing the Software from FeatherySoft, Inc. or authorized persons, individuals or organizations. Any distribution or delivery of the registration and access codes to any third party as well as any form of publication is prohibited. The copyright of all registration and access codes remains the property of FeatherySoft, Inc. which reserves the right to withhold or withdraw authorization of use of all registration codes issued to any user if there is reasonable evidence to indicate that the user is involved in a breach of the terms of this License Agreement.
Modifications to the Software
FeatherySoft, Inc. reserves the right to change the executable code and to remove, add or change the Software's functions.
Warranty and guarantee
This documentation and the source library are provided "as is" without warranty of any kind, either expressed or implied, including but not limited to the implied warranties of merchantability and/or suitability for a particular purpose. The user assumes the entire risk of any damage caused by this software.
Changing terms and conditions of this Agreement
Any variation to the terms of this Agreement shall only be valid if made and delivered by FeatherySoft, Inc.
If you do not agree to any clause of this Agreement you may ask for explanations from FeatherySoft, Inc. However, this does not authorize you to consider this Agreement nullified.
Web site: http://www.delphiflash.com
The trial version of Flash SlideShow Engine can be freely distributed over the Internet for free. Full version is available from Featherysoft company and its authorized partners only. Application created using Flash SlideShow Engine can be distributed royalty-free.