Terms & Conditions
These terms and conditions cover the use of the product
available for downloading from this website, and not the
use of the website itself.
"The software" is either a beta or a production version of Bvckup 2 software
"The company" is Pipemetrics SA
, the developer and publisher of the software.
We make the last version of the software from the beta
testing cycle available for download and use free of charge.
This version dates back to April 2014, it receives no updates
and bugfixes and we provide no technical support for it.
The mainstream version of the software is its production release.
Production version is available for a 14-day full-featured trial.
Beyond the trial period, the software requires a valid production license to run and it will disable several of its secondary functions until the license is installed.
A license is installed by purchasing a license code from the company and activating this code on your installation of the software. The activation process can be completed either from within the software, via the company's website or over email.
A license code can be used to license exactly one installation of the software. If you have more than one installation, you will need a separate license for each of them.
If you re-install the operating system or if you perform certain hardware changes, the license will need to be re-activated. This is done free of charge.
A license can also be transferred from one installation to another. Please contact tech support to arrange for this.
Each license entitles you to access to minor software updates and technical support via public forum and email for the duration of the lifetime of the software.
License codes are made available for immediate pick-up after completing the payment transaction and they are also included in a email receipt.
All sales are final and non-refundable. Commercial invoices, including VAT registration numbers, are available upon request.
There are two types of production licenses, the applicable type depends on your intended use of the software.
is for individuals using software on their personal computers to manage their personal data for non-commercial purposes. This is a special case and the licenses are offered at a substantial discount.
is for all other types of use including commercial, professional IT, corporate, governmental, educational and non-profit use.
, personal licenses do not include technical support for any issues
stemming from the installation and use of the software in service mode and/or on Windows
versions from the Server family,
including WS 2008, 2008 R2, 2012 and 2012 R2.
Site and volume licensing is available. Please contact us
for a quote.
End-user licensing agreement
The following is a copy of the licensing agreement
included in every production distribution of the
program. By installing and using the program you
agree to be bound by these terms and conditions.
The software is provided "as is" with no explicit or implied warranties in respect of its properties, including, but not limited to, correctness and/or fitness for purpose.
You acknowledge and agree to bear the inherent risk associated with using the data processing software, the risk that may result in a complete or partial data loss and/or data corruption.
You agree to not hold the company, its employees and owners responsible for any damages that may result from using the software. Additionally, you agree not to recover from the company any damages, including consequential, lost profits, special, indirect or incidental damages.
You are hereby granted a non-exclusive perpetual license to use an accompanying production version of the software for its primary purpose free of charge for the duration of the evaluation period of 14 days.
In order to continue using the software after the end of evaluation period you are required to purchase and install a production license for your installation. Until the license is installed, the software will continue to function, but several secondary functions will be disabled. The integrity and accessibility of your backups will not be affected.
Current list of licensing options is available on the Purchase
You cannot repackage the software.
You cannot alter or modify the software.
You cannot create derivative works from the software.
You cannot rent, lease, lend or sell the software.
You cannot transfer granted license to a third party.