Screen Saver Construction Set Fine Print

Screen savers created by Alchemy Mindworks' Screen Saver Construction Set may be distributed under the following conditions. These conditions are assumed to be binding upon users of the Screen Saver Construction Set software itself and upon users of all documents created by it. These conditions are subject to change without notice, and are in addition to any terms stated in the license agreement for Screen Saver Construction Set. The lawyers made us say all this. See below for what it really means.

Screen savers made with an unregistered copy of Screen Saver Construction Set may not be distributed in any context, by any medium, without exception. Note that screen savers made with an unregistered copy of Screen Saver Construction Set will disable themselves if they're run on a machine other than the one which created them.

Screen savers made with a registered copy of Screen Saver Construction Set may be distributed over any medium you see fit, including but not exclusive to uploading them to the Internet and other on-line resources, distributing them over a network, giving them away on disk or CD-ROM, including them with commercial products and selling them.

No royalties are payable to Alchemy Mindworks for the use of the run-time software embedded in screen savers made with a registered copy of Screen Saver Construction Set, no matter how said screen savers are distributed. Note that you may be required to compensate the owners of copyrighted images or other intellectual property embodied within the screen savers you create through the use of the Screen Saver Construction Set. You agree to hold Alchemy Mindworks and its suppliers free of any costs so incurred.

In distributing files created by the software, you agree to not use Alchemy Mindworks' name, logo, or trademarks to market any product which screen savers you create through the use of the Screen Saver Construction Set are included in or otherwise associated with; and to indemnify, hold harmless, and defend Alchemy Mindworks and its suppliers from and against any claims or lawsuits, including attorney's fees, that arise or result from the use or distribution of files created by the software.

Users of Screen Saver Construction Set and of screen savers created by Screen Saver Construction Set undertake and agree that Alchemy Mindworks makes no warrantee as to the functionality or suitability of the Screen Saver Construction Set software or of any screen savers created by it. Said users agree to accept sole and complete responsibility for any loss, damage or expense caused to you or to third parties as a result of your use of the software in question, and to indemnify, hold harmless, and defend Alchemy Mindworks and its suppliers from and against any claims or lawsuits, including attorney's fees, that arise or result from the use of the software.

Users of Screen Saver Construction Set and of screen savers created by Screen Saver Construction Set undertake and agree not to attempt to disable or modify Alchemy Mindworks' copyright notice in the Setup dialog of screen savers created by Screen Saver Construction Set.

Users of Screen Saver Construction Set and of screen savers created by Screen Saver Construction Set undertake and agree that Alchemy Mindworks is in no way responsible for the content of screen savers created by Screen Saver Construction Set, and undertake to indemnify, hold harmless, and defend Alchemy Mindworks and its suppliers from and against any claims or lawsuits, including attorney's fees, that arise or result from the content included in files created by the software.



Here's what the foregoing means in simple English. The following is provided for your convenience, and is not considered to be part of the distribution conditions for screen savers created by Screen Saver Construction Set.

You have to pay for Screen Saver Construction Set before you distribute its screen savers.

Having paid for Screen Saver Construction Set, you can distribute screen savers 'til the cows come home.

You don't have to pay us a dime for the screen savers you make once you've paid the registration fee. If you're doing something commercial with them, we sincerely hope your screen savers make you unspeakably rich.

You can't say you're us, or involved in any sort of business relationship with us. We couldn't get the lawyers to explain why anyone might want to do this.

You agree that if anything goes wrong with a screen saver you create with Screen Saver Construction Set, you won't try to sue us or otherwise give us a hard time.

Don't try to hack the Setup dialog in the screen savers you create. Trust us — this would be a really bad idea.

If you create a presentation with Screen Saver Construction Set that's unspeakably vulgar and tasteless and the culture police send you up the river for fifteen to life for being tacky, don't try to implicate us in your lapse of decorum.