IP Addresses and Cookies
Generally speaking, you may visit the Site while remaining anonymous and not revealing any personal information.
UNIVERSAL HDD uses your IP address to help diagnose problems with the Site servers, to administer the Site, to monitor Site usage, and to gather broad demographic information. Your IP address is used to help identify you and to aid in your navigation through the Site as determined by your customization options, if any. UNIVERSAL HDD also may aggregate the IP address with other information to create anonymous Site statistics. UNIVERSAL HDD does not, however, use your IP address to collect personal information about you.
Submission of Personal Information
Certain portions of the Site may require that you submit some personal information, such as your name and email address, before using those portions of the Site. At minimum, you are typically required to register with the Site and provide your name or email address before using any of the members only areas of the Site. For some services, such as accessing the Support and Download sections, registering for Events, or requesting a Demo CD, you may have to create an account, and submit additional personal information such as your mailing address. You may also be required to submit information such as your name and email address before you will be authorized to post information on the Site.
Use of Personal Information
UNIVERSAL HDD also uses this information to send you information about UNIVERSAL HDD, or other topics UNIVERSAL HDD thinks may be of interest to you, such as product information or updates. As part of its business, UNIVERSAL HDD works with other authorized partners, such as authorized resellers, to provide you with the services and information described above. As part of those activities, UNIVERSAL HDD may share your information with those authorized entities so that they can directly provide the information or services to you.
UNIVERSAL HDD does not sell to third parties information you have submitted to this Site that identifies you personally.
You can always change your mind; see the Accept/Decline section below. Please note that it may take us a reasonable amount of time to process your request, but once we do, we will no longer use your information.
Law Enforcement and Posted Information Exceptions
Aggregation and Use of Anonymous Data
UNIVERSAL HDD does aggregate all information provided by you to create anonymous statistical and demographic data. This anonymous data helps UNIVERSAL HDD to understand and know its customer base better. That anonymous data may be provided to third parties but never in such a fashion as to identify you personally.