Licensing Terms

MacTemplates.com is a service provided by our team of enthusiastic mac users, designers, and developers. The purpose of this service is to provide only high-quality, free and paid templates to the general public, with a specific target to Mac, iPad, iPhone, & iPod Touch users and the applications they use.

The MacTemplates.com’ Works (meaning “graphics, templates, design”) are provided with some free of charge and others paid, to make sure people aren’t abusing our awesome templates here are our licensing terms.

Free License

The MacTemplates.com Free License means that you can use our templates and template sets in any publicly accessible print form (personal or professional) or any form of presentation publicly accessible through the means of printing or digital only according to the MacTemplates.com Free License Terms and Conditions:

  • You must put a back link with credits to http://mactemplates.com on every page where MacTemplates.com Works are used (example: Template by http://mactemplates.com).
  • You must include the correct back link to MacTemplates.com website, which is: http://mactemplates.com
  • You must place the link on an easy-to-see, recognizable place, so there is no confusion about the Original Author of the Works (MacTemplates.com);
  • When copying, or paraphrasing description text (or title) on one of the Works, you must make sure there are no spelling mistakes;
  • Do not try to take credit or imply in any way that you and not MacTemplates.com is the Original Author of the Works (Templates, Graphics, Layout, Etc).

What you CAN DO:

All MacTemplates.com Works are being provided to You under the Terms of this agreement, which allows for use of our Works but does not transfer ownership. All MacTemplates.com Works remain property of MacTemplates.com;

  • You may use MacTemplates.com’ Works in any personal or commercial project unlimited number of times according to the MacTemplates.com License Free Terms and Conditions;
  • You may use MacTemplates.com Works in any Open Source project and application according to the MacTemplates.com Free License Terms and Conditions;
  • Your rights to MacTemplates.com’ Works are worldwide;
  • Any uses other than the ones mentioned above must be approved by MacTemplates.com in writing;
  • Unauthorized use will result in immediate termination of this License, and with it, your rights to use MacTemplates.com’ Works.

What you CAN NOT DO:

  • You may not alter, crop, modify, manipulate and create derivative works of MacTemplates.com’ Works. All Works must be used “AS IS” besides the areas and fields of the templates that are meant to be replaced with your own information, content, or graphics.
  • You may not sell our Works. If you’re going to earn money from a project where our Works are being used, then you may not use the Free License ;
  • You may not redistribute, license, lease, assign, convey or transfer MacTemplates’ Works, or offer free downloads in their present form or in a modified form to any third party;
  • You may not distribute MacTemplates’ Works (templates, graphics, web templates, etc.) online in a downloadable format or enable them to be distributed via mobile devices. You may link to http://mactemplates.com instead;
  • You may not incorporate MacTemplates.com’ Works into a logo, application icon, trademark or service mark;
  • You may not use MacTemplates.com’ Works directly from MacTemplates.com or any other location hosted on the MacTemplates.com domain or any other domain owned by Imaginate Studio.

Copyright

MacTemplates.com reserves the copyrights and ownership rights of all MacTemplates.com’ Works downloaded from this website. We reserve the right to change parts of this License without notice and at our sole discretion.

Paid License:

The MacTemplates.com Paid License means that you can use our templates and template sets in any publicly accessible print or digital form (personal or professional) or any form of presentation publicly accessible through the means of printing or digital only according to the MacTemplates.com Paid License Terms and Conditions:

When you purchase an item you are in fact purchasing a license to use that item.

The MacTemplates.com Regular License grants you, the Purchaser a non-exclusive, non-transferrable right to make use of the work that you acquire (Work).

Your use of the Work, under the Regular License, is subject to the following conditions:

(a) Your use of the Work is limited to a single application.

(b) Where the Work is an installable software application designed to help perform singular specific tasks, the use of the Work is limited to a single concurrent usage. In these cases, the “single application” of the Work is its installation. Examples of Works where the output can be used on many projects as long as only one copy of the Works is running at any one time are:

(c) You may use the Work alone or you may incorporate the Work into another work you are creating.

(d) Unless you have our prior written consent, you must not directly or indirectly license, sub-license, sell or resell or provide for free the Work or offer to do any of these things. All of these things are referred to as Resale.

(e) You may reproduce the Work.

in a printed format or;

on a website or;

in an electronic document such as a PowerPoint presentation or an eBook or;

as part of software you create or;

in a video production or;

in a music track.

(f) You may use the Work in a work which you are creating for your own purposes or for your client who has asked you to create it.

(g) You must not incorporate the Work in a work which is created for Resale by you or your client.

(h) If the Work is used or incorporated in a work there is no restriction on the number of copies of that work that can be reproduced and distributed (provided the use/incorporation remains a single application and the copies are not for Resale).

For example, you may incorporate the Work, such as a template, in a brochure you design for your client. An unlimited number of copies of the brochure incorporating the Work may be made but the Work cannot be incorporated in any other application. The brochures must be distributed to recipients at no charge to the recipient.

(i) Notwithstanding the restriction on Resale, if you acquire the Work on behalf of your client you may recoup from your client the cost of acquiring the Work.

(j) If the whole, or part, of the Work has been created using materials which are the subject of a GNU General Public License (GPL), your use of the Work (or part Work) is subject to the specific terms of the GPL in place of the foregoing conditions (to the extent the GPL applies).

  • You may use MacTemplates.com’ Works in any personal or commercial project unlimited number of times according to the MacTemplates.com License paid Terms and Conditions;
  • You may use MacTemplates.com Works in any Open Source project and application according to the MacTemplates.com Paid License Terms and Conditions;
  • Your rights to MacTemplates.com’ Works are worldwide;
  • Any uses other than the ones mentioned above must be approved by MacTemplates.com in writing;
  • Unauthorized use will result in immediate termination of this License, and with it, your rights to use MacTemplates.com’ Works.

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