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The Term of Service (TOS) are the rules and regulations that specify guidelines for using our shared hosting services. All use of our shared hosting services is subject to these terms. Please read them cafefully and ensure that you understand and agree to all parts. Use of PDR services implies agreement with these terms!
Shared Hosting Terms of Service
PDRegister, PDRegistrar, PDRegistry, PublicDomainRegister (hereinafter to as "PDR Plc") provides web hosting Domain name register, SEO, SSL, Web design, Web development, Web templates to people all around the world. We have the responsibility to protect each client and provide them with the best service possible. The following guidelines were designed to ensure that our services remain of the utmost qulity. Please read very carefully before ordering and /or using PDR Plc services.
PDR Plc Service Agreement
The PDR Plc Service Agreement (SA) is a separate agreement between PDR Plc and all customers. Please make sure you are in agreement with the following points and condifions, as well as our service agreemtn (in its entirety) before signing up for or using PDR Plc.
Link: PDR Plc service Agreement
All services provide by PDR Plc, may be used for lawful purposes only. Transmission, storage, or presentation of any informaion, data or material in violation of any Australia, UK, USA States Federal, State of City law is prohibited. This includes, but is not limited to: copyrighted material, material we judge to be threatening or obscene, or material protected by trade secret and other statue. The subcriber agrees to indemnify and hold harmless PDR Plc for any claims resulting from the useof the service which damages the subcriber or any other party.
Note: Pronography and sex-related merchandising are prohibited on any PDR Plc server. This includes sites that may infer sexual content, or link to adult content elsewhere. This is also true for sites that promote any illegal activity or content that may be damaging to PDR Plc servers or any other server on the internet. Links to such materials are also prohibited.
Examples of non-acceptable content or links
Bulk Email related products
Hacking/cracking related websites
Warez and/or copyrighted MP3s
Illegal material or material that is against public policy
Sites containing or linking to material that may be considered detrimental to the public health, safety, or welfare. (Such as, but not limited to: Anarchists Cookbook, bomb making, weapon information, or anything else that may be considered detrimental or illegal.)
PDR Plc will be the sole arbiter as to what constitues a violation of this provision, and reserves the right to deactivate and remove any site at any time for any reason without refund!
Copyright Violations ?
PDR Plc will respond to all reports of infringement that are formatted in accordance with the Digital Millennium Copyrigth ACT and any other applicable copyright laws. Notices of infringement that do not comply with this act will not be processed. We will act in accordance with the DMCA when handling infringement reports.
System resource Usage
If PDR Plc system administration team determines that a customer's account is utilizing an unacceptable amount of system resources, PDR plc may temporarily deactive the account in question. If PDR Plc deems necessary, and eviction notice may be sent to the customer of an offending account providing them with ten (10) days in which to either updrade to a dedicated server or locate a new provider. This only occurs in extreme cases.
Domain parking curcumvention
Any attempt to circumvent domain parking restrictions by using selective HTTP redirects or any other method to send traffic from parked domains to sites other then the main site is strictly prohibited. If multiple domain name with separate content are required, domain pointers must be used instead.
We do not allow clients to install their own chat rooms. These tend to be large system hogs and we cannot allow it as a account option. Clients are free to use any and all of the three chat systems that come pre-installed on all accounts.
Backgorund Running Programs (bots/daemons/monitors)
Customers are not permitted to run programs in the background on shared hosting servers. This tends to use a lot of system resources, and can impair service to other customers on that server.
PDR Plc hosting accounts include a nightly backup service, however these backups are for PDR Plc administrative purposes only, and are in NO WAY GUARANTEED! Customers are responsible for maintaining their own backups on their own personal computers. PDR Plc does not provide any sort of compensation for lost or incomplete data in the event that backups do not function properly (even if the mailfunction was due to negligence on PDR Plc part). We will do our best to ensure complate and accurate backups, but assume no responsibility for this duty. Always back your site up to your personal computer! We make no guarantees about the availability of backups.
At PDR Plc, we always treat our customers with the utmost respect. In return, we expect the same from you. If our staff feels that you are consistently addressing them in a demeaning or rude manner, your account may be suspended and you may be asked to take your business elsewhere. In the even that we terminate service for support abouse, customers will be given ten (10) days notice to find a new host. We will issue a refund only for the unused portion of pre-paid service.
We do allow Cron Jobs to be conducted on our servers. You can setup and manage the cron jobs for your account from the "Cron" section of SiteAdmin.
IRC (Internet Relay Chat)
We do not allow IRC or IRC bots to be operated on our servers. Any account found to be in violation of this provision will be immediately suspended and/or deactivated and no refund will be issued.
Shell access is provided on an as-need basis. It does not come enabled on accounts by default. A request for this feature must be send to technical support before it can be used. The request must include a domain name, username and explanation of why shell access is required. We reserve the right to refuse this service to any customer for any reason.
Uncolicited Email (SPAM)
SPAMing, or the sending of unsolicited email, from a PDR Plc server or using a return email address that is maintained on a PDR Plc server is STRICTLY prohibited. Using SPAM to advertise a site hosted on PDR Plc network also constitutes as a violation of this provision. PDR Plc will be the sole arbiter as to what constitues a violation of this provision. Sites forun to be a violation of our SPAM polices will be immediatly deactivated and no refund will be issued.
Help us STOP SPAM! Please email our abouse department immediately to report a violation of our SPAM policies.
Any attempt to undermine or cause harm to a PDR Plc Server or customers of PDR Plc is strictly prohibited.
PDR Plc will be the sole arbiter as the what constitues a violation of this provision. Customers found in violation of this provision will be subject to account deactivation without refund. PDR Plc will turn all available informaion about abouse incidents, including customer contact data, over to the proper authorities and press charges.
Failuter to Follow Policies
Failure to fully comply wiht these term is grounds account suspension and/or deactivation (with or without refund, subject to PDR Plc discretion). Any accounts and/or servers contained within PDR Plc network must adhere to the above policies.
We reserve the right to remove any account without notice. If we deactivate your account for violating policy, you will forfeit your rights to refund - and non will be given. No refunds for advanced payment. Our normal policy is warning first, and account deactivation the second offense, but no warning is required.
PDR Plc reserves the right to deactivate and remove any site hosted on our servers that contains any content that it deems in its sole discretion to be unacceptable, undesirable or contraindicated.