Invision Power Board Chat Module End user license agreement
END USER LICENSE AGREEMENT
-=123 FLASH CHAT SERVER SOFTWARE=-
Version 8.0, Jul. 2010
Copyright(c) 2001-2010 TOPCMM Software Corp. All Rights Reserved.
IMPORTANT - 123FLASHCHAT END USER LICENSE AGREEMENT IS A LEGAL AGREEMENT BETWEEN YOU AND 123FLASHCHAT. PLEASE READ CAREFULLY BEFORE INSTALLING 123FLASHCHAT. The act of installing and using this software indicates your acceptance of the following License Agreement.
123FLASHCHAT is protected by copyright laws and international copyright treaties, as well as other intellectual property laws and treaties. 123FLASHCHAT is limited to the present license of 123FLASHCHAT you have purchased. You can upgrade to a users license which supports more connections later by making up the price difference.
1. GRANT OF LICENSE
>> NON-REGISTERED USERS
Non-registered users are granted a trial edition to evaluate 123FLASHCHAT. The unregistered version is intended for evaluation only and may not be used for commercial purposes.
123FLASHCHAT is not a freeware. Subject to the terms below, you are hereby allowed to use this SOFTWARE for evaluation purpose without being charged. And there are a couple of restrictions on what you can do with the unregistered version.
If you find this SOFTWARE useful and want to use it without the restrictions of 10 users only, you must make a registration payment. This registration fee will license one company/person to use one copy of 123FLASHCHAT at any one time. When payment is received you will receive your own full license key via email.
>> REGISTERED USERS
The AUTHORS (TOPCMM) grant you the non-exclusive right to use one copy of 123FLASHCHAT at any time. You may only make copies of 123FLASHCHAT for backup and archival purposes. Prohibit causing or permitting the reverse engineering, disassembly or de-compilation of the Products, except as expressly permitted by applicable law. Prohibit use of 123FLASHCHAT in excess of the total connection limit, domains, chat servers, physical servers and other limits as defined in the purchased license.
The licensing version you have purchased has a concurrent users limit, an 100 user license means there can be 100 users simultaneously in all your chat rooms.
A unique license key will be issued for one domain name. Therefore, the license is not only on a per server basis, but also on a per domain basis.
The license information can be found in the "about" panel or in the admin panel-> License panel in the full version.
(1) Multiple Domains
If multiple domains need to share one license on one chat server, it costs an extra $100 setup fee to add each domain name to the access list from the second domain name, and the pre-condition is the multiple domain names belong to the same company. Otherwise an extra license is required. Unless multiple domain names direct to the same website, then TOPCMM can add them without extra charge.
(2) Domain Change
It's okay to change the domain name occasionally, write to firstname.lastname@example.org to request and the change will be arranged, a $50 service fee will be required. Once the binding between the new domain and the chat license is accomplished, the old domain won't be able to use the chat license any more. Frequent change of domain binding will involve extra charge, $100 per hour. And the domain change service will also be subject to the upgrade and tech support subscription period mentioned in the following item 5.
You agree that TOPCMM may audit your use of 123FLASHCHAT for compliance with these terms at any time, upon reasonable notice.
The AUTHORS reserve all rights not expressly granted.
123FLASHCHAT is owned by TOPCMM and is protected by China and other countries' copyright laws and international treaty provisions.
Therefore The Buyer must treat 123FLASHCHAT like any other copyrighted material and not reproduce it except that The Buyer may either:
(a) Make internal copies of 123FLASHCHAT solely for backup or archival purposes, or
(b) Transfer 123FLASHCHAT internally to a hard disk provided The Buyer keep the original solely for backup or archival purposes.
Only the trial edition of this SOFTWARE may be freely distributed, and you must include all files in the original distribution.
You are prohibited from the distribution of 123FLASHCHAT full version or even charging a fee for it in any case.
You are prohibited from electronically transfer the Software from one computer to another or over a network.
4. NOT FOR ISP TO RUN HOSTING BUSINESS FOR MULTIPLE COMPANIES
123 Flash Chat is not allowed to be used by ISP to run chat hosting business unless it is authorized by TOPCMM. Enterprise PRO buyer can purchase extra groups from TOPCMM to upgrade the license to ISP PRO and get authorization. Otherwise, once reported or detected, TOPCMM will get the license back immediately and stop offering upgrade, technical support and reserve the right to file a lawsuit against it.
5. UPDATE AND SUPPORT SUBSCRIPTION
The Buyer of the SOFTWARE will get free update and email support service for a certain period, for example, six months. The service period changes according to the purchased license type and the time limit chart can be found at http://www.123flashchat.com/purchase-faq.html. However, the significant version upgrade will require additional upgrade fee.
When the subscription expires, if upgrade and technical support is still needed, you are required to pay yearly fee to extend the service subscription. But if you are fine with the current version, no extra charge will be involved.
The Buyer's licensing rights don't grant the Buyer any rights on the previous releases of 123FLASHCHAT.
You are welcome to apply to be 123 Flash Chat affiliate in our affiliate system and get commission for any purchase through your website, but even in that case, the product will still be issued from TOPCMM to your customers.
7. NO WARRANTIES
The AUTHOR expressly disclaims any warranty for 123FLASHCHAT. 123FLASHCHAT AND ANY RELATED DOCUMENTATION IS PROVIDED "AS IS" WITHOUT WARRANTY OF ANY KIND, EITHER EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION, THE IMPLIED WARRANTIES OR MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, OR NONINFRINGEMENT. THE ENTIRE RISK ARISING OUT OF USE OR PERFORMANCE OF 123FLASHCHAT PRODUCT REMAINS WITH YOU.
8. LIMIT OF LIABILITY
IN NO EVENT WILL THE AUTHOR BE LIABLE TO YOU FOR ANY LOSS OF USE, INTERRUPTION OF BUSINESS, OR ANY DIRECT, INDIRECT, SPECIAL, INCIDENTAL, OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES OF ANY KIND (INCLUDING LOST PROFITS) REGARDLESS OF THE FORM OF ACTION WHETHER IN CONTRACT, TORT (INCLUDING NEGLIGENCE), STRICT PRODUCT LIABILITY, OR OTHERWISE, EVEN IF THE AUTHOR HAS BEEN ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES.
9. TERM AND TERMINATION
The term of this license will begin with installation of this SOFTWARE. This license will automatically terminate upon your failure to comply with any of the terms of this agreement, whichever comes first. When this license ends, for whatever reason, you must destroy all copies of 123FLASHCHAT.
10. Refund POLICY
Refunds will only be given at the discretion of the Company Management, before ordering make sure you have our FAQ carefully and consult our live support about the system requirements. If there is any problem in using 123FLASHCHAT, we would love to offer professional technical solution to help you out, but you will not be guaranteed to a refund of any portion of the license fee.
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TOPCMM Software Corp.
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