END-USER LICENSE AGREEMENT (AKA ‘TERMS AND CONDITIONS’ AKA ‘EULA’) FOR THE SHIELDAPPS FAMILY OF PRODUCTS
This end-user license agreement (“agreement”) is a legal contract between You (either (a) an individual user or (b) a business organization (“You”) and Licensor (Shieldapps Software Innovations) for the software (the “software”) downloaded from the Licensor website/s. This agreement will be in effect until You accept another license agreement, if such an agreement is downloaded and accepted by You with the software. By downloading the software, by opening the package that contains the software, or by accessing or otherwise using the software, You agree to be bound by the terms of this agreement and You represent that You are authorized to enter into this agreement on behalf of your corporate entity (if applicable).
THE SHIELDAPPS FAMILY OF PRODUCTS
The ShieldApps family of products includes but is not limited to:
- Shield Antivirus
- Anti Malware
- Ransomware Defender
- PC Privacy Shield
- PC Cleaning Utility
- Identity Theft Preventer
- Password Shield
- Hard Disk Shield
- ShieldApps Webcam Blocker
- Password Recovery Shield
- Mobile Cleaning Utility
- Mobile Shield Antivirus
- Mobile Privacy Shield
- Mobile Camera & Microphone Blocker
- Mobile Identity Theft Preventer
If You have downloaded the software for purposes of evaluation, regardless of how labeled, the use of the software is limited to a specified period of time and/or limited functionality and all use will be governed by the terms set forth below. Please note that You are not obligated to purchase a premium license from ShieldApps and at any point you can uninstall and remove the product from your computer.
GRANT OF LICENSE.
Licensor grants You a limited, personal, internal use, non-exclusive, non-transferable license to use the software solely to evaluate its suitability for your internal requirements during the evaluation period. Without limiting the foregoing, You may not use the software during the evaluation period to create publicly distributed computer software or for any other commercial purpose. This license may be terminated by Licensor at any time upon notice to you and will automatically terminate, without notice, upon the first to occur of the following: (a) the completion of your evaluation of the software or (b) the expiration of the evaluation period.
DISCLAIMER OF LIMITED WARRANTY and LIMITATION OF LIABILITY
The software is provided only for evaluation purposes on an “as is” basis. Licensor expressly disclaims all warranties, including the implied warranties of merchantability, fitness for a particular purpose, and non-infringement. Licensor disclaims all liability for the software and products provided to You, including any loss or liability resulting from lost or compromised data caused by the software. Licensor does not make any warranty that your data will be stored safely or securely. The software may make changes to your computer or mobile device that may adversely affect its functionality, such as deleting system or application files identified (correctly or incorrectly) by the software as infected or a potential concern. You acknowledge and agree to such changes to your computer or mobile device that may occur as a result of your use of the software. In no event will Licensor be liable for any damages, including lost profits or data, or other incidental or consequential damages, arising out of the use or inability to use the software or any data supplied therewith, even if Licensor has been advised of the possibility of such damages, or for any claim by any other party. In no case will licensor’s liability for damages hereunder exceed fifty dollars (usd $50).
SOFTWARE LICENSE / REGISTERED SOFTWARE
GRANT OF LICENSE
Upon your payment of the fees due and acceptance of this agreement, Licensor will grant you a limited, personal, non-exclusive license to install and use the software on the terms and conditions set forth herein. You may install and use the software on three (3) computers for your internal purposes only for a period of one year. If You have purchased more licenses You may use the software on different computers based on the number of licenses purchased. This year period begins with the date of purchase of the software. You may also make one back up and/or archival copy of the software.
LIFETIME LICENSING POLICY
ShieldApps’ lifetime license shall be valid and guaranteed full service, upgrades and updates as long as you own the original computer upon which you originally installed the agent or client software and as long as the same operating system resides fully operational on that computer.
Notwithstanding the foregoing, if your original computer is damaged, or if you experience a hard drive failure resulting in having to rebuild or restore the original computer and/or operating system within the first 3 years of your product registration, ShieldApps agrees to provide you with the guaranteed service, upgrades and updates.
In addition to the aforementioned terms of this license: (a) A lifetime license is not transferable to a new (or used) or different computer; and (b) lifetime license is not transferable to another user if your original computer is sold or transferred to another user, if components are rebuilt into a new computer, or if the operating system is deemed not valid, registered as required by law or different in any way from the originaly installed version upon which the ShieldApps license has been registered
DISCLAIMER OF LIMITED WARRANTY and LIMITATION OF LIABILITY
Licensor expressly disclaims any warranties of non-infringement, merchantability and fitness for a particular purpose. Licensor does not warrant that the software will (a) achieve specific results, (b) operate without interruption, or (c) be error free.
Licensor disclaims all liability for the software and products provided to You, including any loss or liability resulting from lost or compromised data caused by the software. Licensor does not make any warranty that your data will be stored safely or securely. The software may make changes to your computer or mobile device that may adversely affect its functionality, such as deleting system or application files identified (correctly or incorrectly) by the software as infected or a potential concern. You acknowledge and agree to such changes to your computer or mobile device that may occur as a result of your use of the software. In no event will Licensor be liable for any damages, including lost profits or data, or other incidental or consequential damages, arising out of the use or inability to use the software or any data supplied therewith, even if Licensor has been advised of the possibility of such damages, or for any claim by any other party. In no case will licensor’s liability for damages hereunder exceed fifty dollars (usd $50).
The Software and/or Service are not fault-tolerant and are not designed or intended for high-risk activities such as use in hazardous environments requiring fail-safe performance, including but not limited to nuclear-facilities operations, air traffic communication systems, weapons systems, direct life-support machines, or any other application in which the failure of the Software or Service could lead directly to death, personal injury, loss of data of national security and/or federal attributes or severe physical or property damage. We expressly disclaim any expressed or implied warranty of fitness for high-risk activities
This agreement does not convey to You any rights of ownership in the software. You acknowledge and agree that the software is licensed, not sold.
THIRD PARTY; OPEN SOURCE SOFTWARE
Part of the Software may incorporate and consist of (i) proprietary software and / or (ii) third party open source software (“Open Source”), which you may use under the terms and conditions of the specific license under which the Open Source software is distributed. You agree that you will be bound by any and all such Open Source license agreements. Title to Open Source software remains with the applicable licensor(s). Any Open Source provided with or contained in the Product is provided “AS IS” and without any warranty of any kind.
LIMITATION OF REMEDY AND LIABILITY
During the warranty period, in the event of any breach of the warranty outlined above, licensor’s ( and its suppliers), entire liability and your exclusive remedy will be, at licensor’s option, to either, repair or replace the defective software. Neither Licensor nor its licensor, if any, shall be liable for indirect, special, incidental, or consequential damages, or for damage to systems or data, even if Licensor has been advised of the possibility of such damages. Licensor’s liability for damages hereunder shall in no event exceed the amount of license fees that You have paid.
By installing a desktop software or a mobile app produced by ShieldApps you acknowledge that the product/s will create and run scheduled tasks on your computer and/or mobile device. Scheduled tasks are enabled by default. Most scheduled tasks can be disabled by you at any time from within the product settings. If you wish to disable ALL scheduled tasks you need to shut down the software completely. Payment is not required to disable, enable or amend the scheduled tasks created by any of the ShieldApps products.
Upon installation, ShieldApps’ products may set and run tasks or background processes on your computer that will auto-start upon reboot/restart of your computer’ operating system. These tasks are required to either check your installed software for available updates, validate your license information, monitor your computer for specific product-related items (such as privacy threats, malware infection attempts etc) and various other product-related tasks that are required for the products to provide the value and service they are intended to provide. If you do not wish to grant the products that permission, please uninstall the products at your convenience or disable the ‘Launch at System Startup’ option from within the product settings where applicable.
INSTALLING MULTIPLE SOFTWARE.
Please note that installing multiple security products with overlapping coverage on devices that are not designed for high performance is not recommended.
UPGRADES AND SUBSCRIPTION
If You purchased a license for the software which is identified as an “upgrade” or “subscription”, You must have a valid license for the version of the software which the “upgrade” or “subscription” supplements.
ShieldApps keeps a 30-day money-back guarantee in full effect for all orders. Your satisfaction is our #1 goal. If you are not satisfied with your purchase, just let us know and we will be happy to provide you with a full refund.
Your license may be terminated by Licensor if (a) You fail to make payment and/or (b) You fail to comply with the terms of this agreement within ten (10) days after receipt of written notice of such failure. In the event of termination, You must cease using the software, destroy all copies of the software (including copies in storage media) and certify such destruction to licensor. This requirement applies to all copies in any form, partial or complete. Upon the effective date of any termination, You relinquish all rights granted under this agreement.
If any provision of this agreement is found to be invalid, it will be enforced to the extent permissible and the remainder of this agreement will remain in full effect. This agreement has been written in the English language and You waive any rights You may have under the law of your country or province to have this agreement written in any other language.
BRAND NAME AND BRAND SUBSIDIARIES
ShieldApps Software Innovations utilizes various brand names and brand subsidiaries, including but not limited to: ShieldApps, ShieldApps Software, LabPixels, ShieldApps Software Innovations