Terms of Service
|HostedASP.NET provides web hosting services to a large number of clients and as
an ethical and well respected company we have a responsibility to protect each
client and provide the best services available. The terms and conditions govern
all of our web hosting services, we encourage you read them carefully before
All services provided by HostedASP.NET may be used for lawful purposes only.
Transmission, storage, or presentation of any information, data or material in
violation of any United States Federal, State or City law is prohibited. This
includes, but is not limited to copyrighted material, material we judge to be
threatening or obscene, or material protected by trade secrets and other
HostedASP.NET is not responsible for any claims resulting from the use of our
services. This is also true for sites that promote any illegal activity or
content that may be damaging to HostedASP.NET servers or any other node on the
internet. Links to such materials are prohibited. This includes, but is not
limited to illegal adult sites, fraudulent schemes, warez software, hacker
programs/archives, and illegal MP3 files.
The sending of unsolicited e-mail, also known as SPAM and UCE, from
HostedASP.NET servers or referencing a web site or e-mail address hosted by
HostedASP.NET in any unsolicited e-mail, whether originating from HostedASP.NET
servers or not, is strictly forbidden. HostedASP.NET will be the sole arbiter
as to what constitutes a violation of this provision. HostedASP.NET will not
host accounts that utilize safe-lists, opt-in lists, target-lists, or any other
service that falsely tries to disguise illegitimate bulk mailing as
non-intrusive. This does not affect genuine mailing lists.
Erotic and pornographic natured web sites are forbidden at
HostedASP.NET. HostedASP.NET will be the sole arbiter as to what constitutes a
violation of this provision.
No services provided by HostedASP.NET may be used to provide free resources,
this includes, but not limited to free e-mail addresses, web space, e-mail or
domain redirecting, DNS, shopping carts and remote script hosting. This does
not prevent users from using external services such as Everyone.net and
BigMailBox or any other third-party hosted solution that provide free resources
Add-on and Parked Domains
Reselling of add-on domains is strictly prohibited; account holders are solely
responsible for all add-on and parked domains utilized. Account holders can not
delegate responsibility of sub accounts to any other company or individual. Use
of any software or technique to run multiple web sites outside the add-on and
parked domain allowance is strictly prohibited.
Resellers are responsible for all accounts that utilize HostedASP.NET's
services, all accounts (both resold and not) are subject to these terms and
conditions. Resellers must use reasonable care and skill in performing its
obligations under these terms and conditions. If a resold account is in
violation, we reserve the right to deactivate or terminate the account without
We currently DO NOT allow IRC, IRC bouncers, IRC bots, egg drops, or similar
software to be operated on our servers.
Accessing Other Systems
We do not allow illegal or unauthorized access to other computers or networks
belonging to another party, or attempts to penetrate security measures of
another individual's system (often known as "hacking"). We also do not allow
any activity that might be used as a precursor to an attempted system
penetration (i.e. port scan, stealth scan, or other information gathering
Any attempts to undermine or cause harm to any HostedASP.NET server or client
of HostedASP.NET is strictly prohibited. HostedASP.NET holds no responsibility
for the use of our clients' accounts. Any account the abuses resources and
actions are not taken to desist, calls for immediate de-activation without any
refund of payments made thus far. Any site using what we deem to be using
excessive CPU cycles or any resources that cause strain to other sites may also
be offered new terms. We strongly encourage users to code in PHP or use
pre-written PHP scripts rather than Perl or CGI, as experience has shown us
that in our current setup PHP runs considerable faster than Perl or CGI and
rarely causes any resource issues.
CGI message boards, are strictly prohibited as they are well known to
be drain on system resources, this includes, but is not limited to Ultimate
Bulletin Board (UBB), Ikonboard, and YaBB. This does not affect message boards
written in PHP.
Each account is allocated a specified amount of data transfer, also referred to
as bandwidth, per calendar month. Additional data transfer can optional be
purchased at $1.00 per gigabyte. HostedASP.NET reserves the right to suspend
accounts that breach their data transfer limit until excess payment
arrangements can be made.
HostedASP.NET performs daily backups of client data and periodic backups of
critical system files for emergency purposes.
Despite our backup procedure being very fault tolerant clients should not rely
on HostedASP.NET to perform site/data backups for them and clients are
ultimately responsible for backing up their own data.
An easy-to-use instant backup facility is available via the client's online
control panel. MySQL data dumps can be easily performed by the client via the
included phpMyAdmin. Clients are advised to backup all of their own files to
their local drives. HostedASP.NET is NOT responsible for lost data, time,
income or any other resource due to hardware failure, faulty backups or
The first payment is due at the time of ordering, unless otherwise arranged
this will be charged to credit card specified at the time of ordering.
Subsequent payments are due every 30 days, 90 days, 180 days or 365 days from
this date, dependent on which billing cycle is selected, unless otherwise
specified this will automatically be charged to the credit card on file.
Clients are responsible for ensuring their credit card details on file are
up-to-date. Accounts five days past due will be de-activated. Accounts ten days
past due will be deleted from the server.
Any charge backs or fraudulent payments will be dealt with very seriously, we
reserve the right to forward any owed debts to any chosen debt collection
agency, whom will add their fee and interest to the total, this may also affect
client's credit rating. We work with multiple debt collection agencies, in
various countries, to ensure this policy is executed.
Any queries, issues or problems regarding billing should be directed via e-mail
Cancellations can be made via e-mail to
firstname.lastname@example.org stating the account username and domain
name. In addition clients must provide either an account password or the last
four digits of the credit card number on file in order for us to verify the
request. Although no notice is required, and there is no cancellation fee, all
fees paid for service up to the point of cancellation are non-refundable.
If cancellation is made within the first 30 days of service and no terms and
conditions are breached all hosting fees will be refunded (as per our 30 day
money back guarantee), this does not include fees for domain registration. We
reserve the right to remove any account without prior notice for any reason.
Accounts in violation of these terms and condition will not be entitled to a
Refusal of Service
We reserve the right to refuse, cancel, or suspend service at our sole
discretion. In no event will HostedASP.NET be liable for any damages,
including, without limitation, direct, indirect, incidental, special,
consequential, or punitive damages arising out of the use of or inability to
use HostedASP.NET or any content thereon. This disclaimer applies, without
limitation, to any damages or injury, whether for breach of contract, tort, or
otherwise, caused by any failure of performance; error; omission; interruption;
deletion; defect; delay in operation or transmission; computer virus; file
corruption; communication line failure; network or system outage; or theft,
destruction, unauthorized access to, alteration of, or use of any record.
These terms may be modified at any time and without notice. All clients,
previous and new, are subject to the newest terms and conditions posted here at