peerSynth Licence Agreement

This License applies to the Program (software, data and accompanying written materials including instructions for use) known as peerSynth, called "Program" below. The Program is a copyrighted work whose copyright is held by büro </stelkens>, called the "Licensor" below.

This is a legal agreement between you and the Licensor covering your use of the Program. Be sure to read the following agreement before using the Program. IF YOU DO NOT AGREE TO THE TERMS OF THIS AGREEMENT, DO NOT USE THE PROGRAM AND DESTROY ALL COPIES OF IT.

RESERVATION OF RIGHTS

No rights are granted to the Program except as expressly set forth herein. You may not copy, modify, sublicense, distribute, rent or lease, adapt, translate, reverse engineer, decompile or disassemble the Program except as expressly provided under this License. 

If you violate any part of this agreement, your right to use this Program terminates automatically and you then must destroy all copies of this Program in your possession.

SELECTION AND LICENSED USE

This Program is a shareware program. Copyright laws apply to both shareware and retail software and the copyright holder retains all rights with a few specific exceptions as stated below. Shareware authors are accomplished programmers, just like retail authors, and the programs are of comparable quality. The main difference is in the method of distribution. Shareware distribution gives users a chance to try software before buying it. 

Use of this Program is permitted only to the extent reasonably required to determine whether to purchase the Program. You assume full responsibility for the selection of this Program to achieve your intended results and for the installation, use and results obtained from this Program.

If you try a Shareware program and continue using it, you are required to register and pay for it. If you find that the free shareware version meets your requirements and you register, you must be made aware that all sales with regard to the upgrade are final and no refunds will be honored. Thus it is very important that you make sure that the shareware version meets your minimal requirements as we represent. Again please be aware ALL SALES of the Program are FINAL!

After registration is made, use of this Program is limited to use on ONE single personal computer or workstation which is not used as a server. Only a single copy may be made of this Program solely for backup or archival purposes. The Program may also be transferred to a single hard disk. 

An additional registration and payment is required for each use on another personal computer, workstation or Network.

DISTRIBUTION AND FEES FOR DISTRIBUTION OF SHAREWARE VERSIONS

Distribution of the Program is restricted without permission of the Licensor. We are more than happy to allow you to distribute our Program, but you must first have a license to do so. Contact us for details on obtaining a license.

Disk Vendors, Shareware Distributors and BBS(s) may have charged a nominal fee for the distribution of this shareware version of the Program. This fee does not constitute payment for the licensed version of the Program.

LIMITATIONS

THE PROGRAM (SOFTWARE, DATA AND ACCOMPANYING WRITTEN MATERIALS INCLUDING INSTRUCTIONS FOR USE) IS PROVIDED TO YOU "AS IS," WITHOUT WARRANTY. THERE IS NO WARRANTY FOR THE PROGRAM, EITHER EXPRESSED OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, THE IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY AND FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE AND NONINFRINGEMENT OF THIRD PARTY RIGHTS. NO ORAL OR WRITTEN INFORMATION OR ADVICE GIVEN BY THE LICENSOR ITS DEALERS, DISTRIBUTORS, AGENTS OR EMPLOYEES SHALL CREATE A WARRANTY OR IN ANY WAY INCREASE THE SCOPE OF THIS WARRANTY AND YOU MAY NOT RELY ON ANY SUCH INFORMATION OR ADVICE. THE ENTIRE RISK AS TO THE QUALITY AND PERFORMANCE OF THE PROGRAM IS WITH YOU. SHOULD THE PROGRAM PROVE DEFECTIVE, YOU ASSUME THE COST OF ALL NECESSARY SERVICING, REPAIR OR CORRECTION.

IN NO EVENT UNLESS REQUIRED BY APPLICABLE LAW OR AGREED TO IN WRITING WILL LICENSOR, OR ANY OTHER PARTY WHO MAY MODIFY AND/OR REDISTRIBUTE THE PROGRAM AS PERMITTED ABOVE, BE LIABLE TO YOU FOR DAMAGES, INCLUDING ANY GENERAL, SPECIAL, INCIDENTAL OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES ARISING OUT OF THE USE OR INABILITY TO USE THE PROGRAM (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 THE PROGRAM TO OPERATE WITH ANY OTHER PROGRAMS), EVEN IF SUCH HOLDER OR OTHER PARTY HAS BEEN ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES.

NEITHER THE LICENSOR NOR ANYONE ELSE WHO HAS BEEN INVOLVED IN THE CREATION,  PRODUCTION OR DELIVERY OF THIS PRODUCT SHALL BE LIABLE FOR ANY DIRECT, INDIRECT, CONSEQUENTIAL OR INCIDENTAL DAMAGES (INCLUDING DAMAGES FOR LOSS OF BUSINESS PROFITS, BUSINESS INTERRUPTION, LOSS OF BUSINESS INFORMATION, AND THE LIKE) ARISING OUT OF THE USE OR INABILITY TO USE SUCH PRODUCT EVEN IF THE LICENSOR HAS BEEN ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES.

ACKNOWLEDGMENT

BY USING THE PROGRAM YOU ACKNOWLEDGE THAT YOU HAVE READ THIS LIMITATIONS, UNDERSTAND IT AND AGREE TO BE BOUND BY IT'S TERMS AND CONDITIONS. YOU ALSO AGREE THAT THIS AGREEMENT IS THE COMPLETE AND EXCLUSIVE STATEMENT OF AGREEMENT BETWEEN THE PARTIES AND SUPERSEDE ALL PROPOSALS OR PRIOR AGREEMENTS, ORAL OR WRITTEN, AND ANY OTHER COMMUNICATIONS BETWEEN THE PARTIES RELATING TO THE SUBJECT MATTER OF THE LIMITATIONS. 

ANY USE OF THIS PROGRAM IN VIOLATION OF THE ABOVE IS NOT LICENSED.

peerSound Licence

You are allowed to use the peerSound samples only together with the peerSynth program. Please ask for other permission.

Copyrights & Trademarks

peerSynth by büro </stelkens>.
ASIO Interface Technology by Steinberg Soft- und Hardware GmbH. 
Windows & DirectX by Microsoft Corporation.

The registered version of peerSynth uses the LAME Encoding Engine for encoding. More infos about this LGPL Software are avaiable on http://www.mp3dev.org