vBulletinTM Enterprise Translator Plugin (vBETTM) - License Agreement
vBulletinTM Enterprise Translator Plugin (vBETTM) is a copyrighted work of authorship
and is also protected under applicable database laws.
SIMPLE Podbielski Michał retains ownership of vBETTM and any copies of it,
regardless of the form in which the copies may exist.
This license is not a sale of the original vBETTM or any copies.
Note: SIMPLE Podbielski Michał (author, creator and owner of vBETTM) is not committed with
Jelsoft Enterprises Limited, author of vBulletinTM. vBulletinTM is a
registered trademark of Jelsoft Enterprises Limited and it is a web forum software.
vBETTM is plugin to vBulletinTM and it cannot be used without vBulletinTM.
Please read this entire license agreement fully before using vBETTM.
This license covers installation/usage of vBETTM in version 3.0.0 and higher (including series 3.x and 4.x).
By installing/using vBETTM on your server, you agree to the following terms and conditions of this license, which
is legal agreement between you (either an individual or any corporate entity which employs you or which you represent)
and SIMPLE Podbielski Michał. If you do not agree to the terms of this license, you may not use vBETTM.
Note: vBETTM is using 3rd party translation providers (translation APIs).
Actually supported translation/detection APIs: Google,
, SDL BeGlobal
Terms of usage
vBETTM 3.0.0 and higher (including series 3.x and 4.x) is NOT a free software and it is required to buy license to get right to use it.
In case of any questions please contact us by: firstname.lastname@example.org
Paying fee for license, you get from SIMPLE Podbielski Michał non-exclusive license to use vBETTM
on one installation of a licensed copy of vBulletinTM. vBETTM license is a lifetime license -
it means that after buying it you have right to use vBETTM as long as you want, but access to
free updates is restricted to 365 days period, from date of license purchase.
After that period for additional fee you can buy license renewal to get access to updates for next 365 days.
Each license is bounded to one domain and get you right to use vBETTM only on domain registered
for this license. For each installed instance of vBETTM, a separate license is required.
Modifications and redistribution in whole or significant parts of vBETTM code are prohibited.
You may not rent, lease, sublicense, sell, assign, pledge, transfer or otherwise dispose
of the vBETTM in any form, on a temporary or permanent basis, without the prior written permission of
SIMPLE Podbielski Michał.
You must submit the URL where you are using (or plan to use) each vBETTM installation.
You can submit the URL by vBETTM portal.
You undertake to not to use vBETTM for any illegal purposes and shall comply with all applicable legislation.
All vBETTM copyright notices must remain unchanged in all files.
You are NOT allowed to remove vBETTM credit link, or use vBETTM in Branding Free version (BF)
unless you buy separate "Branding Free" license.
Each "Branding Free" license gives you right to remove credit link from one installation of vBETTM,
or use one installation of vBETTM in Branding Free version (BF).
Technical support to vBETTM is provided via vBETTM forum located at
SIMPLE Podbielski Michał reserves right to not support expired licenses.
Also reserves right to mark old vBETTM versions as deprecated and stop supporting it.
In such case users of deprecated versions will have to update to not-deprecated version in order to get support.
Anty-piracy and breaking terms responsibility
SIMPLE Podbielski Michał reserves the right to inspect from time to time does terms of license
are respected (including existence of credit link). Such inspection will not collect any data
about your users or server and its only goal is to fight with software piracy. Such inspections
can be made automatically by robots, or manually by SIMPLE Podbielski Michał staff.
SIMPLE Podbielski Michał reserve right to include inside vBETTM code for robots checking
license integrity. It can include making connections and transmission of data between your server
and vBETTM portal. Note that such transfer will include ONLY data required to
validate your vBETTM license - it means: your forum URL and license key.
If any of the terms of this license are violated:
SIMPLE Podbielski Michał reserves the right to revoke vBETTM license at any time.
If that happens you must uninstall vBETTM from your forum and
delete all vBETTM files and all copies. You have 2 days to do that since license was revoked.
In case of license revoke, you have no right to any refunds.
You will be notified about license revoking by message send to your account in vBETTM portal.
You will be charged for amount not less than $5000.00 per license violation in case if your forum will
be found to running unauthorized vBETTM instance or if vBETTM credit link was removed without "Branding Free" license
or for other license violations.
Those are to cover cost of piracy detection, pay enforcement, legal fees and also to make you feel that instead of software piracy
it is better to buy legal license for vBETTM.
Disclaimer of Warranty
vBETTM and the accompanying files are sold "As Is" and without warranties as to performance
of merchantability or any other warranted whether expressed or implied.
vBETTM is using EXTERNAL translation services (translation APIs).
Since version 4.4.0 and 3.5.0 vBETTM
is able to use many translation/detection APIs (actually supported: Google, Microsoft®, Yandex, SDL BeGlobal, DetectLanguage and Apertium API).
You must be allowed to use supported translation APIs which you configure to be used by vBET.
SIMPLE Podbielski Michał gives you no refunds in case if your forum is blocked/banned
or limited in any other way to any of used Translation API, even in case if
some/all supported translation APIs will be closed.
You will have no right to any refund if your forum access to any Translation API will be limited
in any way during usage of vBETTM 3.x/4.x.
SIMPLE Podbieski Michał is not responsible in any way for any of used Translation APIs results
or it's performance and accessibility.
You are responsible to assure that vBETTM works with your vBulletinTM version and on your
server. SIMPLE Podbielski Michał takes no responsibility and gives no refunds in case if
you fail to install/run vBETTM on vBulletinTM version other that officially
described as compatible, or because of other modifications incompability, or of lack of any necessary
PHP library, or lack/malfunction of any required components of your web hosting or server environment,
or because of wrong vBETTM installation or configuration.
SIMPLE Podbielski Michał is not responsible for any possible conflicts with other plugins/modifications
to vBulletinTM. You can use vBETTM with any other modification on your own risk.
SIMPLE Podbielski Michał will take the effort to make vBETTM compatible with major
vBulletinTM plugins/modifications according to possibilities, but without any guarantee that it will
remain compatible with modifications new releases.
SIMPLE Podbielski Michał cannot be held responsible and accepts no liability for any failure
in translation, but we will make our best effort to fix any issues related
to vBETTM code ass soon as possible.
You must assume entire risk of using vBETTM. SIMPLE Podbielski Michał will not be responsible for any
damages, including lost profits, lost savings, loss of data or any indirect, special, incidental or
consequential damages arising out of the use or inability to use vBETTM.
Defects are natural occurrence in software development life cycle, and if any is found in vBETTM, then you
(NOT SIMPLE Podbielski Michał) assume the entire cost of repair and service. Still SIMPLE Podbielski Michał
will take effort to try to fix defects in future vBETTM releases.
SIMPLE Podbielski Michał reserves the right to modify license agreement at any time.
Failure of receiving notification about license changes doesn't make those changes invalid.
A current version of this license agreement is accessible at vBETTM portal at
This agreement shall be governed by the Laws of Poland. Any action in regard to this license
agreement or arising out of its terms and conditions shall be instituted and litigated in Nysa in Poland.
Each of the parties consents to jurisdiction in such Court and agrees that service of process as
provided by the states and rules of civil procedures of Poland shall be sufficient.
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