Effective as from 05/16/2017
Thank you for using Plus Cloud.
By registering for membership with PDF Reader (17PDF Reader) and using Plus Cloud and related services and features (“Services”), you (“User”) are agreeing that this Terms of Services will apply and that you are bound by these terms (“Agreement”).
1. Membership and Subscription
User shall register for PDF Reader (17PDF Reader)’s membership before subscribing Plus Cloud; the membership registration is free of charge. User may apply for new accounts via valid emails or through phone number for the membership registration. In the event that the emails or phone number used by a User for membership registration is/are found to be invalid, PDF Reader (17PDF Reader) shall have right at its sole discretion to suspend such User’s PDF Reader (17PDF Reader) account and/or delete or remove any and all files stored under such account without any liability. If a User encounters subscription or payment refund problems that are resulted from using invalid emails or phone number, subsequent handling will take place only if such a User has resubmitted and verified a valid email or phone number and upon confirmation that such resubmitted account belongs to the User making the compliant. User is deemed to have agreed to receive any emails or messages that will be sent by PDF Reader (17PDF Reader) upon making the application for PDF Reader (17PDF Reader)’s membership registration. User will be charged only for and when subscribing and purchasing Plus Cloud for cloud space or Services.
The Services provided on Plus Cloud include cloud storage and the services packaged with other products User may have subscribed.
3. Cloud Storage on Applications
The cloud storage purchased is compatible and accessible to and by PDF Reader (17PDF Reader). PDF Reader (17PDF Reader) is committed to continually provide new APP services to User to optimize the user experience.User shall login to the account on Plus Cloud on the purchased App(s) before User can access and use the Services purchased.
4. Subscription & Cancellation
User subscribes to Build to Connect, Inc.’s Services via in-app purchase, he or she shall follow the procedures set forth in the platform where User originally subscribed to the Services for viewing subscription history or cancelling automatic renewal. For instance, if User subscribed to Build to Connect, Inc.’s Services via Apple’s in-app purchase, he or she shall follow Apple’s procedures for subscription management or refund as set forth at
or if User subscribed to Build to Connect, Inc.’s Services via Window’s or Android’s in-app purchase, he or she shall follow Window’s or Android’s procedures as set forth at
respectively. If however, User subscribed to Build to Connect, Inc.’s Services on the website of Build to Connect, Inc.’s Creative Store, he or she can view his or her subscription history or cancel his or her automatic renewal on the Order History webpage https://17pdf.com/ .
For special circumstances where refund is required, please contact us athttps://17pdf.com/ , our customer service will provide further response.
For User subscribed to Build to Connect, Inc.’s Services on the website of Build to Connect, Inc.’s Creative Store, Build to Connect, Inc.’s refund policy is as follow:
1. User will receive 100 % refund if he or she cancels his or her subscription within 14 days of subscription. Build to Connect, Inc. may however charge processing costs of no more than 5% of the subscription payment.
2. User will receive up to 70% refund if he or she cancels his or her subscription within 15 ~30 days of subscription. Build to Connect, Inc. may however charge processing costs of no more than 5% of the subscription payment.
3. User is not entitled to any refund if he or she cancels the subscription after 30 days of subscription.
In the event that User unsubscribes to the Services prior to the expiration of the subscription, User may still access and use the Services until the expiration date. However, in the event that User obtains any refunds the Services shall be terminated automatically and simultaneously without prejudice.
User shall be solely responsible for the backup of files upon the refund or subscription cancellation. Build to Connect, Inc. shall in no event be held responsible or liable for any loss or recovery of files or damages therefrom.
5. File Backup
Build to Connect, Inc. Cloud provides only online storage space for files uploaded by User. Build to Connect, Inc. shall in no event be held responsible or liable for any loss, damage, or unauthorized use of files attributable to User or perpetrated by any third party.
User shall be solely and fully responsible for the safekeeping of password and backup of any and all files in all time throughout the subscription and in the event of subscription cancellation, disabling the auto-renewing subscription setting, declining the subscription renewal, requests for refunds or any discontinuation of the Services.
For the file backup, User shall retrieve and download the files on the Build to Connect, Inc. Cloud to User’s own devices or other storage space.
6. Subscription Expiration
Upon expiration of subscription, Build to Connect, Inc. will notify User by email to User’s registered email address or Facebook account.
Upon the expiration of subscription, the files maintained by User on Build to Connect, Inc. Cloud will remain in storage for 30 calendar days only for the purposes of file download and backup by User (“First Grace Period”); User will not be able to retrieve, modify, edit or upload any files on the cloud storage from the onset of the First Grace Period. Upon the expiration of the First Grace Period, the files will continue to remain in storage for another 30 calendar days only for the purpose of User’s subscription renewal and retrieval of files within such thirty-day period (“Second Grace Period”). During the Second Grace Period, User will not be able to upload, download or edit the files in cloud storage or use any features or services until the subscription is renewed. Upon the expiration of the Second Grace Period without any renewal of subscription, Build to Connect, Inc. may at its sole discretion delete or remove any and all files from the cloud storage.
User shall be solely and fully responsible and liable for the creation, content, reproduction and distribution of the files uploaded and stored on Build to Connect, Inc. Cloud. Build to Connect, Inc. shall in no event be responsible or held liable for the foregoing in relation to the files or any actions by User or any third party.
9. Intellectual Property
User retains copyright in and to the files uploaded and stored on Build to Connect, Inc. Cloud, however, grants Build to Connect, Inc. the non-exclusive, perpetual, unlimited, royalty-free, worldwide license and right to display, copy, reproduce, post and distribute for marketing and promotion purposes (including right to make minor modifications for technical or editorial reasons).
User understands and agrees that once any file has been uploaded to Build to Connect, Inc. Cloud, User has the option to choose whether to make such file public. If User chooses to make any file uploaded public, it is deemed that User agrees to grant any other user of Build to Connect, Inc. Cloud the non-exclusive, royalty-free right and license to download such file, and to copy, modify or make derivative works and upload such derivate works on any of the Services provided by Build to Connect, Inc. Cloud (e.g. My MarkUps and NoteTube) for non-commercial purposes.
User represents and warrants that the files uploaded on Build to Connect, Inc. Cloud:
1. Are owned by User, or to the extent owned by someone else, that User has obtained that party’s express permission to provide the files for use, copying and distribution under the license in this Agreement;
2. Do not violate any copyright, trademark, trade secret or other intellectual property right;
3. Do not invade any individual’s right of privacy or publicity;
4. Do not break the law (e.g. no obscene, inflammatory content etc.), facilitate the breaking of the law, or violate any applicable regulation, rule or policy.
Build to Connect, Inc. reserves the rights at any time to make any amendments, adjustments or modifications of this Agreement, Services or pricing or impose new or additional terms or conditions on the user of the Services, with immediate and retrospective effect.
11. Termination of Subscription
In the event of any breach of the Agreement, any damages or losses incurred upon Build to Connect, Inc. in relation to the Services or any conditions Build to Connect, Inc. may consider necessary, Build to Connect, Inc. may terminate the Services or subscription without prejudice.
Upon termination of User’s account, User will lose all access to the Service and any portions thereof, including without limitations the account, user ID, email account and content.
12. Limitations on Use
User shall use the Services only for purposes as permitted by this Agreement and any applicable law, regulation or generally accepted practice in the applicable jurisdiction.
13. Disclaimer of Warranties
Build to Connect, Inc. does not guarantee, represent or warrant that the use of the Services will be uninterrupted or error-free, and User agrees that from time to time Build to Connect, Inc. may remove the Services for indefinite periods of time or cancel the Services in accordance with the terms of this Agreement.
User expressly understands and agrees that the Services are provided on an “as is’ and ‘as available’ basis. Build to Connect, Inc. and its affiliates, subsidiaries, officers, directors, employees, agents, partners and licensors expressly disclaim all warranties of any kind, express or implied, including without limitation the implied warranties of merchantability, fitness for a particular purpose and non-infringement. In particular, Build to Connect, Inc. and its affiliates, subsidiaries, officers, directors, employees, agents, partners and licensors make no warranty that
(1) the Services will meet your requirements;
(2) the use of the Services will be timely, uninterrupted, secure or error-free;
(3) any information obtained by User as a result of the Services will be accurate or reliable, and
(4) any defects or errors in the software provided to User as part of the Services will be corrected.
Build to Connect, Inc. does not represent or guarantee that the Services will be free from loss, corruption, attack, viruses, interference, hacking or other security intrusion, and Build to Connect, Inc. disclaims any liability relating thereto.
Any material downloaded or otherwise obtained through the use of the Services is accessed at User’s own discretion and risk, and User shall be solely and fully responsible for any damage to User’s device, computer or loss of data that results from the download of any such material. User also acknowledges that the Services are not intended or suitable for use in situations or environments where the failure or time delays of or errors or inaccuracies in the content, data or information provided by the Services could lead to death, personal injury or severe physical or environmental damage.
User agrees to defend, indemnify and hold Build to Connect, Inc., its affiliates, subsidiaries, directors, officers, employees, agents, partners, contractors, and licensors harmless from any claim or demand, including reasonable attorneys’ fees, made by any third party, relating to or arising from: (i) any content User submits, posts, transmits or otherwise makes available through the Services; (ii) the use of the Services; (iii) any violation by User of this Agreement; (iv) any action taken by Build to Connect, Inc. as part of its investigation of a suspected violation of this Agreement or as a result of its finding or decision that a violation of this Agreement has occurred, or (v) your violation of any rights of any third party. User shall not sue Build to Connect, Inc., its affiliates, subsidiaries, directors, officers, employees, agents, partners, contractors, and licensors as a result of its decision to remove or refuse to process any information or content, to warn User, to suspend or terminate User’s access to the Services, or to take any other action during the investigation of a suspected violation or as a result of Build to Connect, Inc.’s conclusion that a breach of this Agreement has occurred. User acknowledges that User is responsible for all use of the Services and that this Agreement applies to any and all usage of User’s account.
User agrees to comply with this Agreement and to defend, indemnify and hold harmless Build to Connect, Inc. from and against any and all claims and demands arising from usage of the Services or account, whether or not such use is expressly authorized by User.
The foregoing obligations shall survive the termination or expiration of this Agreement or User’s subscription.
15. Limitation of Liability
To the fullest extent permissible by law, in no event shall Build to Connect, Inc., its affiliates, subsidiaries, directors, officers, employees, agents, suppliers or licensors be liable to User for any direct, indirect, incidental, special or consequential damages, including without limitations loss of use, data, business, goodwill or profits or cost of procurement of substitute goods or services, or other tangible or intangible losses, which may result from any matter or conduct by User or any third party in relation to, in connection with, through or on the Service, regardless of legal theory, whether or not Build to Connect, Inc. has been warned of the possibility of such damages, and even if a remedy may fail of its essential purpose.
16. Governing Law and Dispute Resolution
This Agreement and the relationship between Build to Connect, Inc. and User shall be governed by and interpreted with the laws of Taiwan, the Republic of China (R.O.C.), excluding its conflicts of law provisions. In the event of dispute in relation to the Services, User agrees to submit to the personal and exclusive jurisdiction of the Tainan District Court in Taiwan, the Republic of China (R.O.C.).