Developer Distribution License Information
NOTE We are currently changing our license
structure. As a consequence we have 2 types of Developer
Distribution Licenses. The Troi Activator Plug-in, Troi
Coding Plug-in, Troi Dialog Plug-in, Troi Encryptor Plug-in, Troi File Plug-in, Troi Grabber Plug-in, Troi Serial Plug-in, Troi Text Plug-in and Troi
URL Plug-in have a different license that is described on
the New 2.0 Developer License
page. All other plug-ins fall under the license
For all other plug-ins we have a flat fee cross-platform
developer license. This license allows you to include our
plug-ins with ALL databases or FileMaker solutions that your
company sells (both regular FileMaker Pro databases and
databases bound with the binder from the FileMaker Developer
- Cross-platform: The license allows you to
include our plug-in both on Mac OS and on Windows
- Flat fee: No matter how much databases you
sell you pay only once.
Please note: Certain restrictions apply: you need
to use the built-in registration function
of the plug-in. This enables the plug-in only for your
database. See the plug-in developer folder for instructions
on how to implement this.
Please also read the Developer
Distribution License Agreement text below.
What are the costs of a developer license?
For prices please refer to the individual product pages or to our on-line shop.
Developer Distribution License
IMPORTANT: This license agreement is here for
informational purposes only. See the note below.
Developer Distribution License Agreement
This is a legal agreement between you (the Licensee) and
Troi Automatisering covering your use of Troi Software. Be
sure to read the following agreement before using the
software. BY USING THE SOFTWARE, YOU ARE AGREEING TO BE
BOUND BY THE TERMS OF THIS AGREEMENT. IF YOU DO NOT AGREE TO
THE TERMS OF THIS AGREEMENT, DO NOT USE THE SOFTWARE AND
DESTROY ALL COPIES OF IT.
1.1 Software License.
Troi Automatisering hereby grants to the Licensee, a
non-exclusive, non-transferable license (the "License") to
use and distribute computer program modules (the "Troi
Software"), for the sole purpose of incorporating the Troi
Software into the Licensee's own computer software (the
"Licensee's Software") and to copy and to distribute the
Troi Software, subject to the terms and conditions set forth
2.1 Use of Troi Software.
Licensee may incorporate the Troi Software in its
software products. Licensee shall not rent or lease the
software, nor shall it modify, adapt, translate, reverse
engineer, decompile, or disassemble the Troi Software.
2.2. Distribution Rights
Licensee may distribute the Troi Software to its
customers (herein called End Users), subject to the
following restrictions: the licensee must not modify or
remove copyright notices or serial numbers or signatures
that may be included within the software or displayed on the
screen. Licensee may only distribute the Troi Software in
conjunction with and as a part of Licensee's own software
products. Licensee software products may include bound
FileMaker Pro solutions, "unbound" native FileMaker Pro
solutions, commercial products and/or custom solutions
designed specifically for Licensee clients or
2.3 Distributing registration information
The licensee shall not disclose registration information
to its end users and other parties, except in the case
described under section 2.3.2.
2.3.1 Distributing with built-in registration
Troi Software has a built-in registration function, as
described in the documentation. The licensee can distribute
a database with a registered version of the Troi Software
provided the Licensee properly uses this built-in
registration function of the Troi Software. The registration
information must be kept in a password protected database,
thus excluding the end user from the registration
2.3.2 Disclosing registration information
Licensee can only distribute unprotected registration
information to end users (for example a Troi Payment
Certificate file or a TroiPay.txt file), if all of the
following conditions are met:
a) The solution runs under a full copy of
b) The solution is not a demonstration version.
c) The Licensee has explicit permission of Troi
Automatisering to distribute the registration information
2.4. Distribution by others
The Distribution Rights described above belong to the
Licensee of the Troi Software Product. Licensee may not give
the Distribution Rights to others, including his customers
3.1 Proprietary Rights
The Troi Software is protected by copyright laws of the
Netherlands and international treaty provisions. Troi
Automatisering represents that it is the owner of the Troi
Software and that it has the rights to grant the license.
Troi Automatisering represents and the Licensee acknowledges
that the Troi Software is the sole and exclusive property of
Troi Automatisering, including all applicable rights to
patents, copyrights, trademarks and trade secrets inherent
therein and appurtenant thereto and Licensee agrees not to
challenge Troi Automatisering's rights thereto. Licensee
acknowledges that it is not purchasing title to the Troi
software, but is rather being granted a license to use and
distribute the Troi Software.
3.2 Warranties and Limitation of Liability
The Troi Software and related documentation are provided
"AS IS", without warranty of any kind and Troi
Automatisering expressly disclaims all other warranties,
express or implied, including, but not limited to, the
implied warranties of merchantability and fitness for a
particular purpose. Under no circumstances shall Troi
Automatisering be liable for any incidental, special or
consequential damages that result from the use or inability
to use the software or related documentation, even if Troi
Automatisering has been advised of the possibility of such
damages. In no event shall Troi Automatisering's liability
exceed the license fee paid, if any.
If Licensee violates any part of this agreement, the
right to use the Troi Software terminates automatically and
the Licensee must then destroy all copies of this software
in its possession.
3.4 Governing Law.
This Agreement shall be governed by the laws of the
Netherlands. No choice of law rules of any jurisdiction will
apply. If for any reason a court of competent jurisdiction
finds any provision of this Agreement, or portion thereof,
to be unenforceable, that provision of the Agreement shall
be enforced to the maximum extent permissible so as to
effect the intent of the parties, and the remainder of this
Agreement shall continue in full force and effect.
Troi Automatisering, Vuurlaan 18, 2408 NB Alphen a/d
Rijn, The Netherlands
telephone: +31-172-426 606 fax: +31-172-470 539
All trademarks are held by their respective owners.
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NOTE: We reserve the right to update (minor
portions of) this agreement. After you purchase a developer
license you will be emailed the latest version of the
license text. Rest assured that if you don't agree to this
license we have a money-back guarantee.