Microsoft License Terms and Conditions
This document (“license”) concerns your use of certain Microsoft software products provided to you as a service by The Supplier, which includes computer software and may include associated media, printed materials, and “online” or electronic documentation (collectively “Software Products”).
The Supplier does not own the Software Products and the use thereof is subject to certain rights and limitations of which you need to be informed. Your right to use the Software Products as a service is pursuant to your agreement with The Supplier and is subject to your understanding of and compliance with the following terms.
“Client Software” means software that allows a device to access or utilise the Services or functionality provided by the Server Software. “Device” means each of a computer, workstation, terminal, handheld pc, pager, telephone, “Smart Phone,” or other electronic device. “Server Software” means software that provides services or functionality on a computer acting as a server.
2. Ownership of software products
The software products are licensed to The Supplier from an affiliate of the Microsoft Corporation (“Microsoft”). All title and intellectual property rights in and to the software products (including but not limited to any images, photographs, animations, video, audio, music, text and “applets” incorporated into the software products) are owned by Microsoft or its suppliers. All title and intellectual property rights in and to the content which may be accessed through use of the software products are the property of the respective content owner and may be protected by applicable copyright or other intellectual property laws and treaties. Nothing herein grants you any rights to use such content.
3. Use of software products
You may only use the software products in accordance with the instructions, and in connection with the application services, provided to you by The Supplier. You are only authorised to remotely access the functionality of the software products except for certain Client Software and other software that may be installed on your devices as expressly authorised by The Supplier. Other than such Client Software and Other Software, you may not install any other components of the software products on your devices.
You may not make any copies of the software products; provided, however, you may install one (1) copy of certain Client Software on your device as expressly authorised by The Supplier. You must erase or destroy such Client Software upon termination of your agreement with The Supplier, upon notice from The Supplier or upon transfer of your device to another person or entity, whichever first occurs. You may not copy the printed materials from The Supplier of the software products.
5. Limitations on reverse engineering decompilation and disassembly.
You may not reverse engineer, decompile, or disassemble the software products, except and only to the extent that such activity is expressly permitted by applicable law notwithstanding this limitation.
You may not rent, lease, or lend or directly or indirectly transfer the software products to any third party.
Without prejudice to any other rights, The Supplier may terminate your rights to use the software products if you fail to comply with these licensing terms. In such event, you must cease using and destroy all copies of the software products and all of its component parts.
8. No warranties, liabilities or remedies by Microsoft
You agreement is with The Supplier and any warranties, assumption of liability for damages and remedies, if any, are provided by The Supplier and not Microsoft.
9. Product support
Product support for the software products is provided to you by The Supplier and is not provided by Microsoft or its affiliates or subsidiaries.
10. Not fault tolerant
The software products may contain technology that is not fault tolerant and is not designed, manufactured, or intended for use or resale in environments or applications in which the failure of the software products could lead to death, personal injury, or severe physical or environmental damage.
11. Export restrictions
You acknowledge that the software products are of U.S. origin. You agree to comply with all applicable international and national laws that apply to the software products, including the U.S. export administration regulations, as well as end-user, end-use and destination restrictions issued by U.S. and other governments. For additional information, see http://www.microsoft.com/exporting/.
12. Note on java support
The software products may contain support for programs written in java. Java technology is not fault tolerant and is not designed, manufactured, or intended for use or resale as online control equipment in hazardous environments requiring fail-safe performance, such as in the operation of nuclear facilities, aircraft navigation or communications systems, air traffic control, direct life support machines, or weapons systems, in which the failure of java technology could lead directly to death, personal injury, or severe physical or environmental damage. Sun Microsystems, inc. Has contractually obligated Microsoft to make this disclaimer.
13. Liability for breach
In addition to any liability you may have to The Supplier, you agree that you will also be legally responsible directly to Microsoft for any breach of these terms and condition.