Terms and Conditions

Terms and Conditions of Use

Site and Service Usage

You agree that our web sites come with no warranty and are "as is" and "as available" only. You assume all risks associated with your usage of our web sites. Further, we expressly disclaim every type of warranty whether implied or un-implied and accept no responsibility for any damage done to your property as a result of your usage of our web sites. Further, if anyone who is an employee or agent of Dappledark Studios Limited (Dappledark Studios) makes any sort of statement, it shall not be construed as a warranty. If superseded by your jurisdiction's law for Dappledark Studios to exclude certain warranties, then only the exclusions allowed by law apply to you.

You also agree that we will not be liable for any special, direct, consequential, indirect or incidental damages which result from use, cost, errors, security breaches or anything else related to the use of our web sites (if it is illegal for us to exclude certain liabilities for you because of your legal jurisdiction, the illegal exclusions do not apply to you).

We reserve the right to change or discontinue any portion of our web sites, including live web services, at any time with or without notice. We shall be in no way liable for any consequence to anyone or any thing which results from decisions regarding continuation, modification or discontinuation of any web service. Further, we shall not be liable for the forwarding or retrieval of documents.

We shall not be liable for any data which is stored through the use of our web sites or web services, be it obscene, offensive, illegal, infringes rights of others or is the property of others. We accept no liability for any damage or loss that may result from the usage of any software listed on our web sites.

We do not have control over third party websites, that are linked to from our web sites. We do not screen such sites before inclusion in any lists. We cannot guarantee that our web site listings will not contain objectionable content and assume no responsibility for the content of any site linked to by our web sites.

Posts on our Forums and other Support Systems

Whilst we attempt to edit or remove any messages containing inappropriate, sexually orientated, abusive, hateful, slanderous, or threatening material that could be considered invasive of a person's privacy, or which otherwise violate any kind of law, it is impossible for us to review every message posted on our forums. For this reason you acknowledge that all messages posted on our systems express the views and opinions of the original message author and not necessarily the views of Dappledark Studios. Therefore we take no responsibility and cannot be held liable for any messages posted. We do not vouch for or warrant the accuracy or completeness of every message.

By registering with us you agree that you will not post any material which is knowingly false, inaccurate, abusive, hateful, harassing, sexually orientated, threatening or invasive of a person's privacy, or any other material which may violate any applicable laws.

Failure to comply with these rules may result in the termination of your account, account suspension, or permanent ban from our systems. Your IP Address is recorded with each post you make and is retrievable by us if required. You agree that we have the ability and right to remove, edit, or lock any account or message at any time should it be deemed necessary. You also agree that any information you enter on our systems is stored in a database, and that "cookies" are stored on your computer.

Software Licenses and Source Code

Evaluation software, including but not limited to online and downloadable versions are for demonstration, trial and prototyping purposes only. Such software should not be used for live applications. We WILL NOT ACCEPT RESPONSIBILITY FOR ANY LIABILITIES ARISING FROM THE USE OF THIS SITE. We DO NOT GUARANTEE THE ACCURACY OR INTEGRITY OF ANY INFORMATION SHARED OR STORED ON THIS SITE.

Information on our web sites is provided without warranty representation or condition of any kind, either express or implied, including but not limited to conditions or other terms of merchantability and/or fitness for a particular purpose. The user assumes the entire risk as to the accuracy and the use of our web sites and accompanying products.

By using our site and software you also agree to the Software License Agreement. The Installation Info section provides details of the supported environments.

Some parts of our software utilises some amazing works by others. These products are governed by their respective licenses.

Copyright and Trademarks

You warrant that you are the owner of all material you upload, including but but not limited to images, audio files and video files. Where you are not the owner, you warrant that you have all necessary permissions to use such content and you fully indemnify Dappledark Studios in the event of any copyright breaches.

Dappledark Studios Limited has Copyright to materials, including but not limited to information contained on our web sites, documentation, all demos and all software.

Dappledark Studios and Lockdown Composer are trademarks of Dappledark Studios Limited. Other company product and service names mentioned may be trademarks or service marks of others.

Data Protection

We are committed to protecting your privacy. We will only use your personal information in accordance with our published Privacy Policy.

Cancellations And Refunds

Lockdown Composer licenses can be purchased on a subscription or permanent basis. You can use the Trial Edition, which provides full access to Pro Edition features for 30 days, prior to making purchasing decisions. As a result, we do not provide refunds once licenses have been purchased. In terms of cancellation, permanent licenses can be cancelled my making a written request to us at support@dappledark.com, but no refund will be due. For monthly and annual subscriptions, you can cancel at any time by logging into your Dappledark Studios account, however no refunds will be due. After cancellation, monthly and annual subscriptions will end at the end of the subscription period, either after 30 days or 12 months respectively. Account closures will also render all forms of licenses invalid.

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