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HP Software Product License Agreement
Your HP product contains software programs. CAREFULLY READ THIS LICENSE
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USE. Customer may use the software on any one HP product. Customer may not network
the software or otherwise use it on more than one HP product. Customer may not reverse
assemble or decompile the software unless authorized by law.
COPIES AND ADAPTATIONS. Customer may make copies or adaptations of the
software a) for archival purposes or (b) when copying or adaptation is an essential step in
the use of the software with an HP product so long as the copies and adaptations are used
in no other manner.
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PRODUCT RECOVERY CD-ROM. If your HP product was shipped with a product
recovery CD-ROM: (i) The product recovery CD-ROM and/or support utility software
may only be used for restoring the hard disk of the HP product with which the product
recovery CD-ROM was originally provided. (ii) The use of any operating system
software by Microsoft contained in any such product recovery CD-ROM shall be
governed by the Microsoft License Agreement.
TRANSFER OF RIGHTS IN SOFTWARE. Customer may transfer rights in the software
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prior agreement of the third party to be bound by the terms of this License Agreement.
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and that he/she will either destroy his/her copies and adaptations or deliver them to the
SUBLICENSING AND DISTRIBUTION. Customer may not lease, sublicense the
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media or by telecommunication without the prior written consent of Hewlett-Packard.
TERMINATION. Hewlett-Packard may terminate this software license for failure to
comply with any of these terms provided Hewlett-Packard has requested Customer to
cure the failure and Customer has failed to do so within thirty (30) days of such notice.
UPDATES AND UPGRADES. Customer agrees that the software does not include
updates and upgrades which may be available from Hewlett-Packard under a separate
EXPORT CLAUSE. Customer agrees not to export or re-export the software or any copy
or adaptation in violation of the U.S. Export Administration regulations or other
U.S. GOVERNMENT RESTRICTED RIGHTS. Use, duplication, or disclosure is
subject to HP standard commercial license terms and for non-DOD Departments and
Agencies of the U.S. Government, the restrictions set forth in FAR 52.227-19(c)(1-2)
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“commercial item” as defined in FAR 2.101(a), or as “Restricted computer software” as
defined in FAR 52.227-19 (or any equivalent agency regulation or contract clause),
whichever is applicable. The Customer agrees that it has only those rights provided for
such Software by the applicable FAR or DFARS clause or the HP standard software
agreement for the product involved.
Support Policy for Support Pack of Operating Systems. HP provides end user support for
HP PCs that use Microsoft Operating Systems, including its latest service packs. This
support will be available within 30 days of the software being released.
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Edition 1..........................................October 2000
Edition 2..........................................January 2001
Edition 3...........................................August 2001
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