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License For Customer Use of NVIDIA Software
IMPORTANT NOTICE -- READ CAREFULLY: This License For Customer Use of NVIDIA
Software ("LICENSE") is the agreement which governs use of the software of
NVIDIA Corporation and its subsidiaries ("NVIDIA") downloadable herefrom,
including computer software and associated printed materials ("SOFTWARE").
By downloading, installing, copying, or otherwise using the SOFTWARE, you agree
to be bound by the terms of this LICENSE. If you do not agree to the terms of
this LICENSE, do not download the SOFTWARE.
Use of NVIDIA's products requires three elements: the SOFTWARE, the hardware on
a graphics controller board, and a personal computer. The SOFTWARE is protected
by copyright laws and international copyright treaties, as well as other
intellectual property laws and treaties. The SOFTWARE is not sold, and instead
is only licensed for use, strictly in accordance with this document. The
hardware is protected by various patents, and is sold, but this agreement does
not cover that sale, since it may not necessarily be sold as a package with the
SOFTWARE. This agreement sets forth the terms and conditions of the SOFTWARE
1.1 Customer. Customer means the entity or individual that downloads the
2. GRANT OF LICENSE
2.1 Rights and Limitations of Grant. NVIDIA hereby grants Customer the
following non-exclusive, non-transferable right to use the SOFTWARE, with
the following limitations:
2.1.1 Rights. Customer may install and use one copy of the SOFTWARE on a
single computer, and except for making one back-up copy of the Software,
may not otherwise copy the SOFTWARE. This LICENSE of SOFTWARE may not
be shared or used concurrently on different computers.
2.1.2 Academic Exception. Notwithstanding the foregoing terms of Section
2.1.1, academic departments at colleges and universities may share or
distribute the SOFTWARE among multiple computers within a department.
2.1.3 Linux Exception. Notwithstanding the foregoing terms of Section 2.1.1,
SOFTWARE designed exclusively for use on the Linux operating system may
be copied and redistributed, provided that the binary files thereof are
not modified in any way (except for unzipping of compressed files).
No Reverse Engineering. Customer may not reverse engineer, decompile, or
disassemble the SOFTWARE, nor attempt in any other manner to obtain the source
No Separation of Components. The SOFTWARE is licensed as a single product. Its
component parts may not be separated for use on more than one computer, nor
otherwise used separately from the other parts.
No Rental. Customer may not rent or lease the SOFTWARE to someone else.
This LICENSE will automatically terminate if Customer fails to comply with any
of the terms and conditions hereof. In such event, Customer must destroy all
copies of the SOFTWARE and all of its component parts.
All title and copyrights in and to the SOFTWARE (including but not limited to
all images, photographs, animations, video, audio, music, text, and other
information incorporated into the SOFTWARE), the accompanying printed
materials, and any copies of the SOFTWARE, are owned by NVIDIA, or its
suppliers. The SOFTWARE is protected by copyright laws and international
treaty provisions. Accordingly, Customer is required to treat the SOFTWARE
like any other copyrighted material, except as otherwise allowed pursuant to
this LICENSE and that it may make one copy of the SOFTWARE solely for backup
or archive purposes.
5. APPLICABLE LAW
This agreement shall be deemed to have been made in, and shall be construed
pursuant to, the laws of the State of California.
6. DISCLAIMER OF WARRANTIES AND LIMITATION ON LIABILITY
6.1 No Warranties. TO THE MAXIMUM EXTENT PERMITTED BY APPLICABLE LAW, THE
SOFTWARE IS PROVIDED "AS IS" AND NVIDIA AND ITS SUPPLIERS DISCLAIM ALL
WARRANTIES, EITHER EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO,
IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY AND FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR
6.2 No Liability for Consequential Damages. TO THE MAXIMUM EXTENT PERMITTED
BY APPLICABLE LAW, IN NO EVENT SHALL NVIDIA OR ITS SUPPLIERS BE LIABLE
FOR ANY SPECIAL, INCIDENTAL, INDIRECT, OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES WHATSOEVER
(INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION, DAMAGES FOR LOSS OF BUSINESS PROFITS,
BUSINESS INTERRUPTION, LOSS OF BUSINESS INFORMATION, OR ANY OTHER
PECUNIARY LOSS) ARISING OUT OF THE USE OF OR INABILITY TO USE THE
SOFTWARE, EVEN IF NVIDIA HAS BEEN ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH
The United Nations Convention on Contracts for the International Sale of Goods
is specifically disclaimed. If any provision of this LICENSE is inconsistent
with, or cannot be fully enforced under, the law, such provision will be
construed as limited to the extent necessary to be consistent with and fully
enforceable under the law. This agreement is the final, complete and exclusive
agreement between the parties relating to the subject matter hereof, and
supersedes all prior or contemporaneous understandings and agreements relating
to such subject matter, whether oral or written. Customer agrees that it will
not ship, transfer or export the SOFTWARE into any country, or use the SOFTWARE
in any manner, prohibited by the United States Bureau of Export Administration
or any export laws, restrictions or regulations. This LICENSE may only be
modified in writing signed by an authorized officer of NVIDIA.