MICROSOFT SOFTWARE LICENSE
SDK FOR WINDOWS PHONE
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If you comply with these license terms, you have
the rights below.
AND USE RIGHTS. You may install and use the software on your device.
LICENSING REQUIREMENTS AND/OR USE RIGHTS.
Code. The software contains code that you are
permitted to distribute in programs you develop if you comply with the terms
Right to Use and Distribute. The code and text files listed below are
REDIST.TXT Files. If a
REDIST.TXT file is included with the software, You may copy and distribute the
object code form of code listed in REDIST.TXT files.
Sample Code. You may modify,
copy, and distribute the object code form of code marked as sample.
Third Party Distribution. You may
permit distributors of your programs to copy and distribute the Distributable
Code as part of those programs.
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add significant primary functionality to it in
require distributors and external end users to
agree to terms that protect it at least as much as this agreement;
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indemnify, defend, and hold harmless Microsoft
from any claims, including attorneys fees, related to the distribution or use
of your programs.
and Use Restrictions.
alter any copyright, trademark or patent notice
in the Distributable Code;
use Microsofts trademarks in your programs
names or in a way that suggests your programs come from or are endorsed by
distribute Distributable Code to run on a
platform other than the Windows Phone (or later) platform;
distribute Distributable Code as part of an
application that was not developed using a properly licensed version of Microsoft
Windows Phone Developer Tools;
distribute Distributable Code as part of an
application that is distributed by any means other than through the Windows
include Distributable Code in malicious,
deceptive or unlawful programs;
use the software or Distributable Code to
display advertising provided by any service or technology other than the
Microsoft pubCenter service (or its successor) as part of your licensed use of
this service; or
modify or distribute the source code of any
Distributable Code so that any part of it becomes subject to an Excluded
License. An Excluded License is one that
requires, as a condition of use, modification or distribution, that
the code be disclosed or distributed in source
code form; or
others have the right to modify it.
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time. You may not use these services in
any way that could harm them or impair anyone elses use of them. You may not use the services to try to gain
unauthorized access to any service, data, account or network by any means.
COLLECTION AND USE. Your
program must (a) notify end users that it will be collecting and using user
related information and providing this information to Microsoft for Microsofts use and (b) explicitly obtain
affirmative user consent (e.g. the user must click an Accept button) for
this. In addition, you agree to (a)
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data and include a link to Microsofts privacy policies (currently located at http://privacy.microsoft.com)
in your notice to end users and (b) not collect or use any user identifier
created or provided to you by Microsoft for any purpose other than passing such
identifier to a Microsoft advertising service as part of your use of the
OF LICENSE. The software is licensed, not sold. This
agreement only gives you some rights to use the software. Microsoft reserves all other rights. Unless applicable law gives you more rights
despite this limitation, you may use the software only as expressly permitted
in this agreement. In doing so, you must
comply with any technical limitations in the software that only allow you to
use it in certain ways. For more
information, see www.microsoft.com/licensing/userights. You may not
disclose the results of any benchmark tests of
the software to any third party without Microsofts prior written approval;
work around any technical limitations in the
reverse engineer, decompile or disassemble the
software, except and only to the extent that applicable law expressly permits,
despite this limitation;
alter or in any other way modify the software
provided to you in object code form for which the source code form is not also
make more copies of the software than specified
in this agreement or allowed by applicable law, despite this limitation;
publish the software for others to copy;
rent, lease or lend the software; or
use the software for commercial software hosting
You may make one backup copy of the software. You may use it only to reinstall the
7. DOCUMENTATION. Any person
that has valid access to your computer or internal network may copy and use the
documentation for your internal, reference purposes.
TO ANOTHER DEVICE. You may uninstall the software and install it
on another device for your use. You may
not do so to share this license between devices.
TO A THIRD PARTY. The first user of the software may transfer
it and this agreement directly to a third party. Before the transfer, that party must agree
that this agreement applies to the transfer and use of the software. The first user must uninstall the software
before transferring it separately from the device. The first user may not retain any copies.
10. Export Restrictions. The software
is subject to United States export laws and regulations. You must comply with all domestic and
international export laws and regulations that apply to the software. These laws include restrictions on
destinations, end users and end use. For
additional information, see www.microsoft.com/exporting.
11. Entire Agreement. This
agreement, and the terms for supplements, updates, Internet-based services and
support services that you use, are the entire agreement for the software and
12. Applicable Law.
If you acquired the software in the United States, Washington state law
governs the interpretation of this agreement and applies to claims for breach
of it, regardless of conflict of laws principles. The laws of the state where you live govern
all other claims, including claims under state consumer protection laws, unfair
competition laws, and in tort.
the United States. If you acquired the software in any other
country, the laws of that country apply.
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rights under the laws of your country.
You may also have rights with respect to the party from whom you
acquired the software. This agreement
does not change your rights under the laws of your country if the laws of your
country do not permit it to do so.
14. Disclaimer of Warranty. The software is licensed as-is. You bear the risk of using it. Microsoft gives no express warranties, guarantees
or conditions. You may have additional
consumer rights under your local laws which this agreement cannot change. To the extent permitted under your local
laws, Microsoft excludes the implied warranties of merchantability, fitness for
a particular purpose and non-infringement.
15. Limitation on and Exclusion of Remedies and
Damages. You can recover from
Microsoft and its suppliers only direct damages up to U.S. $5.00. You cannot recover any other damages,
including consequential, lost profits, special, indirect or incidental damages.
This limitation applies to
anything related to the software, services,
content (including code) on third party Internet sites, or third party
claims for breach of contract, breach of
warranty, guarantee or condition, strict liability, negligence, or other tort
to the extent permitted by applicable law.
It also applies even if Microsoft
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apply to you because your country may not allow the exclusion or limitation of
incidental, consequential or other damages.