Terms & Conditions

Area of Agreement

The DotNetCodeCentral.com website and/or its administration/management (referred to as portal/us hereinafter) offers you (referred to as users hereinafter) the opportunity to inform yourself on topics related to Microsoft software/IT, download source code/ebooks/videos, submit ratings on the post/forum/blog or ask questions and share your experiences. The terms of use apply to every user of the portal regardless of whether you're just here for information or you actively use the downloading options and/or participate in the rating process. The portal offers its service solely on the basis of these terms of use. The portal is authorized to change and update partially or entirely these terms of use (without any notice). Therefore it is a good idea to check for any changes from time to time or before any active participation.

General Terms

The portal retains the explicit right to change, edit, or delete any part of the website as well as temporarily or permanently shut down to the public without prior notice/warning.

All information, posts, and content at portal are for the general information and use of the user and may only be used for private purposes. The user may is not authorized to use any part of portal content for their development on our behalf. The systematic and repeated download of relatively small amounts of information is on par with the download of considerable information. Printing information is for private purposes only and is allowed only in reasonable quantities. Any use of information for any commercial purposes is strictly forbidden. The user is responsible for keeping information for private purposes from being unlawfully used by third-parties. We (or authors/contributors of this portal) do not take/participate in any kind of responsibility for any part of portal content. You can use portal content at your own 100% risk.

Although portal does its best to keep the portal running smoothly and bug-free, we cannot take any responsibility for malfunctions. Portal retains the right to repair any technical problems within a period of time defined by Portal. It is possible that the portal will not be available during this time.
No part of our portal content can be reproduced/published without a written permission from us.


Through the portal you can download source code/videos/ebooks. Downloads are usually liable to costs and available only from the browser. You can find further details about downloading next to the respective download offer. The applicable download charge (for specific items, check our FAQ section) is due upon payment. Payment is possible via Paypal at this time.

The portal also offers you the opportunity to submit posts to our portal and/or blog/forum/comments. Participation in our comments/posts is FREE of charge.

The use of the above-mentioned services is only possible if you have previously registered yourself on our portal. The registration is FREE. By registering an agreement for a certain period of time is concluded. This registration may be cancelled by either party without any justification at any time (without any notice).

As part of our agreement we reserve the right to inform you as a registered user about news from our portal. For that purpose we send a newsletter to your respective email address. You have the right to choose to cease receiving these emails in the future.

Return Policy

The right of recession is negated in §312 ph.4 article 1 BGB, as downloads by their nature cannot be returned. We currently allow NO RETURNS for any of our products bought on this portal.

As the subscription fee is very cheap ($0.99 a month), it is beyond our burden to cover our overhead costs. We currently allow NO RETURNS as part of our policy. However, you are free to cancel your subscription at any moment directly from the payment gateway we/you are using.

Having said that, we may consider RETURNS based on case by case basis. If you feel that your case is genuine, drop a line to us and we will try to put our best efforts to return to you (the process might delay quite a bit and there is no guarantee that we would return to you if we feel that your case is inappropriate).

Copyright and Intellectual Property Rights

All data, content, information, search results, texts, and graphics on this portal are copyright protected under copyright law. Moreover based on intellectual property rights (such as trademark rights and label rights among others) any reproduction, duplication, or modification is only allowed with written permission from portal management/administration. In the case of content not created by authors/contributors/management/administration on the portal, the copyright and intellectual property rights of the third-party shall be respected. In particular third-party content that is clearly marked as such.

If you still feel that any part of our content is copied/published from any other source (without our knowledge), we highly respect your concerns. Please drop a line and we will make sure that the content gets removed immediately.

Download/Forum/Blog Terms of Use

By downloading any thing from portal the user obtains an unlimited right of use for private purposes of the respective download.

Portal retains the unlimited right of use on forum and blog entries from their respective authors/contributors for full use in connection with the portal. This right of use is granted free of charge. The terms of use also determine the decision of publishing an entry. The respective author does not the right to demand the publishing of a post/entry on the portal.

DotNetCodeCentral.comʼs Responsibility and Liability

Portal offers you the opportunity to download source code/video/ebook/etc. with the permission and cooperation of the respective software developer/software provider/author/contributor. Portal did not develop the download item and is therefore not the author. Portal does not take any responsibility or liability for the accuracy, completeness, actuality or quality of the available download (available in any form). While we put our best efforts to have download items as clean as possible, we do not take any responsbility of the potentially harmful attachments uploaded by our authors. Portal is particularly not liable whether the download (available in any form) is applicable/usable for the userʼs purposes.

Blog/post entries/comments are published in real-time (some times). An editorial review is therefore not possible (every time) before publishing. The author is responsible for the content of each individual post/comment. Portal shall immediately delete any post/comment in case of violation (without any notice/warning). This applies for spamming and/or other non-related content.

If you still feel that something is wrong (in any way), drop us a line and we will act immediately to rectify from our side (other than this, we will not be responsible/liable for any kind of damage in any way).

User Responsibility and Liability

The user guarantees that all entered information regarding his identity is complete and correct. The user is under obligation to inform portal of any changes of their information.

It is the userʼs responsibility to keep passwords used to access portal services secret and secure. If a third-party uses your password to access portal paid services (we have a strict monitoring on this), you are liable for a compensation of the respective costs in the case of an intentional violation of your security obligations.

The user shall not send any data, which in any shape or form (ex. virus, spam) threatens the operation of portal's data network.

The user shall make sure that none of their contributions to the forum/blog/posts/comments break any laws, regulations, and/or moral standards. This includes placing yourself under the obligation of not posting any pornographic, violent, or inciting content as well not advocating or presenting instructions for criminal acts. Your posts may not be offensive or defamatory.

In case of violation of any of the above rules portal retains the right to remove the relevant content from the site and/or block the userʼs access to the website portal. Should the user be responsible for the breach of the above rules, he or she is responsible for compensating all related damages. The user exempts portal from any possible claims from third-parties as the result of a violation.

Liability for Links

Portal service includes links to external third-party websites. These links are selected by author/contributor/user/portal. A permanent control over content without a precise legal guidance point is, however, neither reasonable nor possible. Portal has no influence over the current or future content of linked sites. Portal is not responsible for accuracy, completeness, and actuality of the link and its content. The respective providers of the linked website are solely responsible for any illegal, incorrect, or incomplete information.

Privacy Policy

Portal is committed to complying with the legal regulations related to protection of privacy. Please refer to Privacy Policy for more details.

Final Provisions

These terms of use and the legal relationship between portal and the user are subject to the laws of the United States under the UN Convention on Contracts for the International Sale of Goods. The place of jurisdiction agreed upon is Washington DC if the user does not have any general place of jurisdiction domestically, has permanent residency outside of the legal jurisdiction, or if the place of permanent residency is unknown. If any of the clauses of the agreement or terms of use become partially void, this does not affect the binding force of the rest of the agreement and terms of use.