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TERMS OF USE
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The 7th United States Cavalry Association is now offering   FREE   web site hosting to our members.
[ At the end of   "TERMS OF USE FULL DISCLOSURE"  Use the Form [ Button ] to submit request to get started. ]

Sub domain website Rules:

a) There will be "NO" email addresses or personal information displayed on your web pages. Web master email contact address is allowed as long as the email address is *encoded.
*encoded: preventing web bots and spiders from harvesting email addresses.

b) Maintain your site at light load.
If your website is full of images and animations, it will take time to load your website. When your website is heavy in terms of kB, it will directly affect transmission and server band width. You are advised to keep your website files size less than 100kB, and images between 0 - 50 kb each.

c) No Streaming Video or mpg files are to be hosted or stored on your site.

d) No politics, political endorsements, hateful, abusive or slanderous messages, news articles and or blogs are to be posted or linked to your website! Your website is to be presented and should contain articles and images of a military nature.

e) Above all use common sense... the 7th Cavalry Association is a " not-for-profit organization " and we do have to watch what transpires and protect that non-profit status.

f) Websites are not allowed to use commercial guest books, bulletin boards or page counters. Sub-domain users can direct pages to the 7th Cav Assoc Guest Books and Bulletin Board.
* All our Guest books and Bulletin Board email addresses are encoded.


g) Do not "steal" or "borrow" any graphics, art or pictures or images found on the web..
News articles are to be credited to their sources.
The Association is answerable to claims of misuse and copyright infringements.

h) Upon acceptance The 7th United States Cavalry Association will provide you with:

  1. URL to website
  2. FTP program settings
  3. Cut and paste web page counter script for one (1) page counter.

Additionally:

a) The 7th United States Cavalry Association maintains the right to cancel / delete
your account for any reason we find as inappropriate or non military in nature.

b) You are to notify us if you decide not to continue maintaining your website
account or abandoned it.

 

Software needed:

KompoZer   is a complete web authoring system that combines web file management and easy-to-use WYSIWYG web page editing. KompoZer is designed to be extremely easy to use, making it ideal for non-technical computer users who want to create an attractive, professional-looking web site without needing to know HTML or web coding.    Go here To Download
Nvu   is a complete web authoring system that combines web file management and easy-to-use WYSIWYG web page editing. Nvu is designed to be extremely easy to use, making it ideal for non-technical computer users who want to create an attractive, professional-looking web site without needing to know HTML or web coding.    Go here To Download
FileZilla   is a cross-platform graphical FTP, FTPS and SFTP client a lot of features, supporting Windows, Linux, Mac OS X and more    Go here To Download
Email Link Encoder V4.0   allows to choose any of four e-mail encode methods: from simple (not encoded) link up to JavaScript (address extracting is possible only by manual processing). So functionality of the link is completely kept!    Go here To Download
Riot Image Optimization Tool   The image optimizer is lightweight, fast and simple to use, yet powerful for advanced users. You will be able to control compression, number of colors, metadata settings and much more, and select image format (JPEG, GIF or PNG) for your output file.    Go here To Download

 

Additional Notes:

a) You will also receive a cut and paste script that will display a counter on your site. (3rd party counters are not allowed)

Sign up:

a) At the end of   "TERMS OF USE FULL DISCLOSURE"  Use the Form [ Button ] to submit request to get started.
  This FORM has to be used to apply for hosting privileges.

TERMS OF USE FULL DISCLOSURE
(Be sure to read)

These Terms of Use issued by The 7th United States Cavalry Association is Limited to conclude an agreement granting the right to use the our Web service refured to as "The Terms") which regulates the relations between The 7th United States Cavalry Association Administrator and the qualifying association member (hereinafter referred to as "the User") which is located at us7thcavalry.com.

1. DEFINITION OF TERMS

a. Hosting is the service that provides users with a personal account unites Internet users to their own specific web pages. Users will be provided with a uID to use with FTP clients.

b. uID is a unique identifier (username and password) for the access us7thcavalry.com.

c. FTP Authentication is the process of obtaining an authorized access by a user to a website.

2. SUBJECT OF THE AGREEMENT AND ENTRY INTO EFFECT

a. These Terms regulate relations between the User and Administrator, on giving the User the right to use the Web service, without charging any fee for the usage of the service. These Terms shall not apply to the legal relationship between the User and the administrator (the owner) of the website to which the User gets the authorized access by means of using uID;

b. To join us7thcavalry.com the User has to go through the sign-up procedure to obtain a uID account, by means of filling in and sending the reguest online form. The registration procedure and the activation of uID account of the User will be on time avaiability of the Administrator to create the website and registeration.

c. The Administrator will keep and store seperately all information that is provided by the used By fulfilling the active actions specified.

d. Terms of Use can be modified by the Administrator provided the modified version of these Terms is published on the Internet.

e. By accepting these Terms the User agrees to:

  • Provide accurate, relevant and complete information about themselves.
  • Not to give his uID to third parties, and ensure the safety of his identification data by himself;
  • To update by themselves with the Administrator any changes with contact information, email amd tel number.and other personal
  • Be fully responsible for any actions done with the usage of their account and identification data. y

3. LIMITATION OF WEBSITE USAGE

  • a. The service is available for all members and non-commercial usage only. It is prohibited to use the service for the purposes of commercialization, placement of ads by the Users, realization of fraud schemes, financial pyramids, as well as any appeals to participate in them and any other assistance in such actions;
  • b. It is prohibited to place materials that violate property and (or) personal non-property rights, protected by the law, and legitimate interests of third parties, including exclusive intellectual property rights, as well as materials that contain information the dissemination of which is prohibited by the laws of the USA.
  • c. It is prohibited to store and collect email addresses or other contact information and personal details of the Website users by automated or other ways for any purposes, including the purpose of sending non-requested email messages (spam) or other unwanted information;

  • d. It is prohibited to use automated scripts (programs) to collect information and(or) interact with the Website and its services;
  • e. It is prohibited to mislead other Website users concerning own personality using the account or data of another person, to intentionally distort the view of oneself, own age or relations with other persons or organizations.
  • f. It is prohibited to place on the Website photos, home addresses, phone numbers, email addresses, passport details and other personal data of other users or any third persons without their written consent to such actions.
  • g. It is prohibited to place any information which, in the judgment of the Administrator, is unwanted, does not correspond to the goal of the Website creation, infringe upon users’ interests or is unwanted for placement on the Website for other reasons.
  • 4. RIGHTS AND OBLIGATIONS OF THE PARTIES

    a. The Administrator reserves the right to terminate user website or delete any information published by the User, as well as the User’s account that violates the prohibitions set by section 3 of these Terms. The Administrator has the right to banish, limit or discontinue access to all or any of the Website sections or services at any time for any reason or without giving any reasons, with or without the prior notice, being not responsible for any harm that such action could do to the User;

    b. The Administrator has the right to delete the User’s account and(or) limit or discontinue the access to the FTP gateway for users any of the if the Administrator will see in the User’s actions any signs of the violation of these Terms, without giving any reasons of such actions, and without repairing any damage;

    c. The User has the right to place on the Website only the Content that is created by his own creative work, and has no right to upload or make available in any other way (publish on the Website) the Content of other websites, databases and other object of exclusive rights in the absence of the copyright holder’s express consent to such actions.

    5. LIABILITIES OF THE PARTIES

    a. The Users agrees that he is personally liable to all actions done by means of the usage of the Service, and to all actions done using the User’s uID;

    b. In case of claims from third parties, related to the actions for which the Users is responsible, such User guarantees an independent settlement of the claims and at his own cost. The Administrator reserves the right to give, at his own discretion, any information about the User to authorized third parties who presented satisfactory (in the judgment of the Administrator) evidence of the User’s violation of somebody’s rights, or legislative requirements, or decisions of state authorities;

    c. Since the service is open for total access and is non-premoderated, the Administrator bears no responsibility for any Content of users or third-parties, placed on the Website or with its help;

    e. The website and its services can be partly or fully unavailable from time to time due to the schedules maintenance or other works or for any other technical reasons. The Administrator has the right to carry out the necessary maintenance or other works from time to time at his own discretion;

    f. The Administrator bears no responsibility for any errors, omissions, interruptions, deletion, defects, delay in data processing or transfer, failure of communication channels, theft, deletion or unauthorized access to users’ materials placed on the Website or in any other place. The Administrator is not responsible for any technical failures or other problems of any telephone networks or services, computer systems, servers or providers, computer or telephone equipment, software, failures of e-mail services or scripts due to technical reasons;

    g. The Administrator bears no responsibility for any damage to the computer of the User or other person, to mobile devices, any other hardware or software, caused or related to the downloading of materials from the Website or by links placed on the Website;

    h. Under no circumstances the Administrator is responsible before the User or any third parties for any indirect, accidental, unintentional damage, including loss of benefit or data, injury of honor, dignity or business reputation, caused due to the usage of the Website, Website content or other materials, to which you or other persons got access with the help of the Website, even if the administration warned you or pointed out the possibility of such damage.

    6. DURATION OF THE TERMS

    a. These Terms are concluded between the parties user and Administrator.

    7. THE FINAL PROVISIONS

    a. These Terms are regulated and interpreted in accordance with the our standards and the law. There will be no disputes from the user towards the Administrator and differences connected with the material that the user has placed on the web the execution and termination by the Administrator is understood.