TERM OF SERVICE
By signing up for the Sharing2Success.xyz (S2S) services (“Services”), you hereby agree to the following Terms of Service:
This Terms of Service document, as amended by S2S, its partners, subsidiaries, affiliates, successors and assigns (“S2S”, “we” and/or “us”), along with any applicable order page (hereinafter collectively referred to as the “Agreement”) constitutes a legally binding contract between S2S and the person or organization that submits an order for the Services, pays for Services, and/or utilizes the Services (“Customer”, “Client” and/or “you”). You and S2S together may be referred to herein as the “Parties” and either alone may be referred to as a “Party”.
S2S reserves the right to change or modify any of the terms and conditions contained in this Agreement at any time and from time to time in its sole discretion, and to determine whether and when any such changes apply to both existing or future customers. S2S may make such changes or modifications to the terms and conditions contained in this Agreement in accordance with the terms of this Agreement and Client’s continued use of the Services following S2S’s posting of any changes or modifications will constitute Client’s acceptance of such changes or modifications.
You acknowledge that you have read, understand and agree to be bound by all of the terms and conditions of this Agreement, as well as all other applicable rules or policies, terms and conditions, or service agreements that are or may be established by S2S from time to time and are incorporated herein by reference. You may also elect to purchase additional Services from S2S, our partners and/or other third parties, which may have their own service agreements or other related terms and conditions, and it is your obligation to review, accept and abide by those agreements as well as this Agreement.
All updates for the same product series are free to all valid customers, unless otherwise stated. If there are any exceptions, we will always make sure to clearly state so in our product descriptions.
The payment process is fully automated. After you purchase a product, you will be automatically emailed a copy of the product to your email, which you used to register with us. If you choose to pay with an “Bank Transfer”, please note that the delivery is not instant. This process takes 3-8 business days to clear. Once the payment is cleared, an email with a copy of the product attached will be emailed to you.
You may not claim intellectual or exclusive ownership to any of our products, modified or unmodified. All products are property of S2S. Our products are provided “as is” without warranty of any kind, either expressed or implied. In no event shall our juridical person be liable for any damages including, but not limited to, direct, indirect, special, incidental or consequential damages or other losses arising out of the use of or inability to use our products.
Since our company is offering non-tangible irrevocable goods we do not issue refunds, which you are responsible for understanding upon purchasing. Please make sure that you’ve carefully read all relevant documentation and tried out the demos.
We only provide support to our subscribers through our site’s Support section. We will not provide support by any other means including, but not limited to, email, regular mail, telephone, Twitter, Facebook, Skype and so on. If you wish to receive support without using our site’s Support section or demand that you be given a full discount in violation of our refund policy, we reserve the right to request to be paid according to our regular consultancy rates. Our regular consultancy rates are 45 USD per hour (plus VAT, where applicable), minimum charge one hour. In case of on-premises support a specific arrangement has to made.
Subscription at Sharing2success.xyz are not to be considered as a guarantee of response time or a service level agreement. All tickets are answered on a “best effort” basis. Private tickets and severe bug report are given top priority; public tickets are given medium priority. If you have not received any response within 72 hours, please use the Contact Us page to let us know of the issue. If we determine that there is an objective difficulty in providing support to you over our ticket system we will provide you with support over email, in exception of our support policy.
We will refuse to provide support for our software if you are hosted on GoDaddy. This host is broken beyond repair. We strongly recommend using a decent host instead.
We reserve the right to provide no support for outdated versions of our software, when your server environment does not meet our minimum requirements or when you have modified the core code files shipped with your site’s script or our software beyond what the respective developers reasonably expect you to do in the normal course of using their software. Support policy details regarding different versions of our software and server environment are detailed in our release announcements. We reserve the right to give you a link to our troubleshooting page, documentation and/or previous public tickets if we deem it necessary for providing better support. We will not provide support for issues not related to our software or services. We reserve the right to decline support if the request or the conversation is conducted in a language other than English or when the language barrier makes it impossible to provide meaningful support. We reserve the right to decline support when access to the affected site is denied or objectively impossible. We reserve the right to decline providing support on a case by case basis (even though we do try to help everyone), with or without a reply to your ticket. We assume no responsibility for any issues directly or indirectly caused by our support efforts, as per the “No warranty” article of this policy. We reserve the right to close support tickets for any reason deemed appropriate.
We reserve the right to decline providing support for issues which have to do with using your site’s script (e.g. Joomla! or WordPress) or your server / hosting account, but not our software. We reserve the right to close or delete support tickets if the user refuses to follow our instructions and insists on receiving support (our instructions are support and you’re supposed to follow them in order for us to help you). We reserve the right to edit or delete tickets or ticket replies. We reserve the right to close or delete tickets and/or block accounts of users who become abusive and/or pugnacious in their support ticket replies; we are trying to help frustrated users under adverse conditions, please respect it and understand that we are neither deities nor saints.
S2S does not warranty or guarantee these products in any manner. We cannot guarantee they will function with all 3rd party extensions or templates as there is currently no certification process for such extensions or templates. All S2S products are tested to work on all major browsers, including Mozilla Firefox (and all Gecko based browsers, e.g. Flock), Microsoft Internet Explorer (and all Trident based browsers, version 7 and newer), Opera, Apple Safari (version 3 and newer, as well as all WebKit based browsers).
THE SERVICES ARE PROVIDED AS-IS, WITHOUT WARRANTY OF ANY KIND, EITHER EXPRESSED OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, THE IMPLIED WARRANTY OF AVAILABILITY OR FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE. THE ENTIRE RISK AS TO THE AVAILABILITY, QUALITY AND PERFORMANCE OF OUR SERVICES IS WITH YOU. SHOULD ANY OF OUR SERVICES PROVE INEFFICIENT OR UNSUITABLE, YOU ASSUME THE COST OF ALL NECESSARY ACTIONS TO RECTIFY THE ISSUE.
IN NO EVENT UNLESS REQUIRED BY APPLICABLE LAW S2S, ITS OWNERS, STAFF, ASSOCIATES OR ANYONE AFFILIATED WITH ITS MAINTENANCE, OPERATION OR HOSTING BE LIABLE TO YOU FOR DAMAGES, INCLUDING ANY GENERAL, SPECIAL, INCIDENTAL OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES ARISING OUT OF THE USE OR INABILITY TO USE THE SERVICES (INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO LOSS OF DATA OR DATA BEING RENDERED INACCURATE OR LOSSES SUSTAINED BY YOU OR THIRD PARTIES OR A FAILURE OF OUR PROGRAMS TO OPERATE WITH ANY OTHER PROGRAMS), EVEN IF SUCH PARTY HAS BEEN ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES.
If you do not agree with these Terms, you are not allowed to use our products/services. Moreover, any use of our products/services implies the unconditional and immediate acceptance of the aforementioned terms, waiving your legal rights to uphold them. Acting in violation of these Terms of Service constitutes a violation of our copyright and abuse of a computer system, both persecutable as felonies.
Fair use policy
The owners of Sharing2success.xyz and S2S believe in software Freedom and strive to provide low cost, high quality services surrounding their software. In order to keep the costs low, without placing artificial restrictions, we have a fair use policy in place. In no event shall we provide support to anyone who is seeking our support for more than three domains per month. This restriction is in place to deter edge cases, like a hosting provider buying a single subscription, installing the software on all of his clients’ sites and then overflowing our support services with its client’s requests. If such behaviour is detected, we regret to inform you that we will immediately terminate the user account without a refund.
Moreover, S2S and Sharing2success.xyz reserves the right to terminate any account which is supected in being implicated in unlawful or abusive activity, including –but not limited to– unsolicited mass distribution of our for-a-fee software. Account termination is in the sole discretion of S2S and Sharing2success.xyz and we reserve the right to not provide any prior warning or further information.
We reserve the right to terminate user accounts (upon fair warning) of users who are submitting the same support requests numerous times to our support ticket system. We reserve the right to block or terminate accounts (upon fair warning) of users who submit an excessive amount of support requests.
Actions for content beyond fair use and account termination policy
If the content you submit to Sharing2success.xyz is deemed offensive, inappropriate, defamatory, objectionable or in any other way engage in disruptive behavior we reserve the right to use your personal information to stop such behavior.
If S2S and Sharing2success.xyz believes on reasonable grounds that you are in violation of the laws of India, we reserve the right to submit your personal information – including the content itself and any other relevant information about you – to the proper authorities, such as law enforcement, your ISP or school email / ISP.
S2S reserves the right to terminate user accounts (free or paid subscribers) when the aforementioned fair use rules are violated. Furthermore, S2S reserves the right to terminate user accounts if the user is posting unsolicited messages (spam), engaged in sites or services promoting the unauthorized distribution of proprietary or other distributed for-a-fee software (warez), directly promoting or linking to resources promoting indecent or unlawful actions, or in any other way trying to disrupt or diminish the quality of the services offered by this site. Account termination takes place without prior notice and is considered final. Holders of terminated accounts, if they are paid subscribers, will not be refunded. S2S reserves the right to terminate any further user accounts created by the holder of a terminated account, or any other person, business or organization affiliated with or endorsed by the holder of a terminated account.
S2S reserves the right to change or modify current Terms and Conditions with no prior notice.