This website uses Google Analytics, a web analytics service provided by Google, Inc. (“Google”). Google Analytics uses “cookies”, which are text files placed on your computer, to help the website analyze how users use the site. The information generated by the cookie about your use of the website (including your IP address) will be transmitted to and stored by Google on servers in the United States.
In case of activation of the IP anonymization, Google will truncate/anonymize the last octet of the IP address for Member States of the European Union as well as for other parties to the Agreement on the European Economic Area. Only in exceptional cases, the full IP address is sent to and shortened by Google servers in the USA.
Google will use this information for the purpose of evaluating your use of the website, compiling reports on website activity for website operators and providing other services relating to website activity and internet usage. Google may also transfer this information to third parties where required to do so by law, or where such third parties process the information on Google's behalf. Google will not associate your IP address with any other data held by Google.
The tracking code embedded in this website uses display advertising. Remarketing as specified in Google Analytics for Display Ads is also used. You may find Ashampoo ads on third-party websites including Google. Ashampoo and third-party content providers, including Google, are using cookies. The combined approach of using primary cookies (e.g. cookies by Google Analytics) and cookies by third-party content providers (e.g. DoubleClick cookies) allows for interest-related ad development, optimization and display based on previous visits. You may disable Google Analytics for display ads at https://www.google.com/settings/ads/onweb or customize the display of ads within the Google Display Network.
We are using these Google Adwords-related features to also reach our visitors on third-party websites or internet users with specific interest profiles based on their internet use. We do not collect any personal data with our cookies, remarketing lists or other anonymous ids.
By using this website, you consent to the processing of data about you by Google in the manner and for the purposes set out above.
Furthermore you can prevent Google’s collection and use of data (cookies and IP address) by downloading and installing the browser plug-in available under https://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout
You can refuse the use of Google Analytics by clicking on the following link. An opt-out cookie will be set on the computer, which prevents the future collection of your data when visiting this website:
Disable Google Analytics
This website uses Google Analytics with the code "anonymizeIP()"
which ensures that IP addresses are anonymized.
Examples of data types also collected by Google Analytics:
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- Browser type and version
- Operating system and system language
- Referring website
- Host name of accessing computer (IP address)
- Time of server request
- Country/region of origin
- Interest categories
- Similar target groups
- Other types of interest-related advertising
Cookies can also be saved for a longer period of time, e.g. for a website to recognize your user profile without the need to log in. You can customize how cookies are handled in your browser settings.
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- On some websites we use Google Ads. Google as a third party provider uses additional cookies to place ads on these websites.
- The use of so-called DART cookies enables Google’s ad placement according to user visits on our websites and websites in the Ashampoo company group.
On some websites we make use of third party providers to place ads when you visit our website. These companies possibly use information (these don’t include your name, your address, e-mail address or phone number) on your visit of this and other websites in order to place ads on products and services that might interest you. If you would like to learn more about these techniques and would like to know what possibilities you have to prevent these companies from using that information, go here
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If you want to receive the Newsletter we offer on our website, we need a valid e-mail address as well as, for your own protection, information allowing us to verify the address you entered and make sure you are authorized to use that address and consent to receiving the Newsletter. No further data will be collected.
You can revoke your consent to the collection of data, your e-mail address and receiving the Newsletter at any time.
Some of the software we deliver leads to an entry into several distribution lists upon registration. You are informed about such an entry before or during the registration process, so you can decide at any time whether you want this or not.
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In order to process an order we need your address data, your date of birth, e-mail, telephone number (if applicable), the total
purchase price, purchase order date and information about the handling of payments.
- To secure your information in transmission we use Secure Sockets Layer software (SSL) where needed. This software encrypts the information you submit.
- Of course this is also true for credit card payments. The credit card information is only stored temporarily and deleted after being handed on to the respective payment provider.
- It is important for you to take precautions against unauthorized access to your password and your computer. If you share your computer with others, you should remember to always log off after each session.
You can have your data deleted at any time. We use your data only to process your order, i.e. only information implicitly necessary for possible claims for reimbursement is collected and handled.
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Software Installation and Activation
When you purchase an Ashampoo software product, request an extension of a trial period or activate a free full version, you will receive a license key, generally by e-mail. Similar license keys are also used for trial period extensions and for unlocking free full versions of Ashampoo products. You activate a software product with a license key by entering the key in the appropriate dialog in the application for which you purchased the key. When using this dialog to activate a full version of a software product you must be connected to the Internet so that the validity of the key can be checked. When you activate the software a connection is made to the Ashampoo license server, which checks the key in our database. If the key is unknown or has already been activated an error will be displayed. The software product will still remain fully functional, even if you enter an invalid key. However, the license key error will continue to display when the program starts until you have completed the activation process with a valid key.
The following information is transmitted when you activate a program with a license key:
- The license key
- A checksum
- The product code
- The version numbers
- The language setting
You can check your current license keys at any time. Just visit MyAshampoo at http://www.ashampoo.com/en/usd/mai
. Your personal MyAshampoo data is protected against unauthorized access, you can log in with your email address and a password you choose yourself. Your personal data will be stored anonymously unless you choose to enter your name, which is entirely optional. Our privacy policies for managing your data are very strict and we will never share your information with any third parties.
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Ashampoo uses so-called social plug-ins by Facebook like, for example, the “Recommend” or the “Like” button on the Ashampoo website as well as in Ashampoo products. These plug-ins are provided by Facebook Inc., 1601 S. California Ave, Palo Alto, CA 94304, USA and are characterized by either the Facebook logo or a “Thumbs up” symbol. If you open a website by Ashampoo that contains such a plug-in, your browser will establish a connection to the Facebook servers. The content of the plug-in is sent from Facebook directly to your browser and displayed accordingly on Ashampoo websites; without Ashampoo having any influence on the content of the plug-ins.
In order to avoid that Facebook collects information on your visits to our websites or when you use our software, you should log off Facebook before visiting our website or using Ashampoo software. You should also make sure that any possibly present cookies (What are cookies?
) by Facebook are deleted from your browser.
Instructions on how to delete cookies for the most common browsers:
Within Ashampoo websites we are also using, in addition to social plug-ins of other providers, the +1 button by Google.com, which is operated by Google Inc., 1600 Amphitheatre Parkway, Mountain View, CA 94043, USA. This button can be found at the bottom of each page and is marked by the logo “+1”.
As soon as a page within our web presence is called up, the Internet browser establishes a direct connection with the servers of Google whereby the button by Google submits to the browser – and is displayed on our website.
By integrating the button Google receives the information that this specific page of our Internet presence was called up. If you are logged into your Google account at the time of the visit, Google is able to associate that visit with you. If you then click on the +1 button this information is sent to Google directly and will be saved in your user account.
. Here you can also learn how to change this – if unwanted – in terms of privacy protection.
If you do not agree with the submission of your data to Google, you have to log off your Google account before you visit our websites.
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- Promotions: From time to time we send offers by order of a third party company to selected customer groups.
In this case, that company receives neither your name, nor your address or any other information that could be used to personally identify you. If you do not wish to receive such offers, you can simply stop them in your user account.
- Ashampoo and its affiliates can use the collected data for their own marketing purposes, in case you have agreed to this.
- Service providers: We commission other companies and individuals to perform tasks for us.
Examples are, among other things, package deliveries and payment processing (credit card, direct debiting, purchase on account). These service providers have access to personal information that is required for their tasks.
- With your consent: In all other cases we will inform you if personal information is to be handed off to third parties and give you the chance to give your consent.
Right of access to personal data
You have the right to be informed about stored data pertaining to your person, the origin and recipients of such data and the reason why this data was collected and stored. Information will be provided by our data protection advisor firstname.lastname@example.org.
We maintain physical, electronical and procedural safety measures in connection with the collection, storage and disclosure of personal information about our customers. These safety measures include occasionally asking you to provide proof of your identity before we disclose personal data to you.
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