SkyFex Licensing Policy Changed

Hi!

Some really important news here. There are SkyFex licensing changes that will take effect starting Tuesday, April 19, 2011. Here they are:

  1. SkyFex Free will now have 10 minutes of remote control instead of 5. Yeah, that’s fun.
  2. SkyFex Free will be allowed for use in non-commercial projects only. That means to use SkyFex in a commercial project, you will need to subscribe to SkyFex Pro.

So, what do we understand under “commercial use”? It’s simple:

  • If you charge your clients for remote support done via SkyFex – then it’s commercial use.
  • If you offer support via SkyFex as a part of maintenance and support of a commercially distributed product or service – then it’s commercial use.

If you help your mom and dad, and they, in return, treat you to an onion pie – it’s not commercial use. But you can send us a slice of that pie if you feel that’s appropriate 🙂

Note that we offer SkyFex Pro licenses for free to some educational and non-profit organizations – and to some other companies and organizations at our discretion. Be sure to ask us if your company is entitled.

We hope the new licensing will make SkyFex more pleasant to use. Feel free to tell us what you think about it.

Regards,

SkyFex Team.

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2 Responses to SkyFex Licensing Policy Changed

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  2. Cheng William says:

    Hi,
    I have install the Free SkyFex to test before I purchase. Also register SkyFex account.
    My problem is after the installation, I am able to access the from Web account and see my remote computer ON line. Able to remote desktop. But once the remote computer restarted, it always go Off Line, and I am uable to access the remote computer again. Do I need to run and install Syfexua everytimeafter reboot, or is it because I am using Free. Please advice