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(mt) Forum Usage Policy

Forum Terms and Conditions

Use of the (mt) Media Temple forum(s) ("the forums") located on the World Wide Web at or about forum.mediatemple.net is governed by the Forum Rules & Guidelines, the Forum Terms and Conditions and the Forum Privacy Notice (collectively, "the policies"). The forums are provided and maintained by (mt) Media Temple, Inc. ("we," "our," "us," and/or "(mt) Media Temple") for the purpose of facilitating online community discussions surrounding the products and services we offer. For the purposes of the policies, "you," "your," "user(s)," "community participant(s)" and words of a correlative meaning shall refer to any party that uses and/or posts any content in the forums. We reserve the right to revise and/or change the policies, for any reason, at anytime, without prior notice. Notice of revision and/or change to the policies shall be considered given and effective on the date that we update this URL with said revision(s) and/or change(s). Any revision(s) and/or change(s) we make to the policies shall supersede the policies previously posted. We recommend that you periodically review the policies to ensure that your activities in the forums are in full compliance.

BY REGISTERING FOR A FORUM ACCOUNT, PARTICIPATING IN THE FORUMS, USING ANY OF THE CONTENT CONTAINED IN THE FORUMS AND/OR USING ANY OF THE CONTENT OR OTHER INFORMATION CONTAINED IN ANY OF THE MESSAGE(S) THAT ARE SENT, RECEIVED AND/OR EXCHANGED BY AND/OR BETWEEN COMMUNITY PARTICIPANT(S), IN ANY MANNER, AT ANYTIME, SIGNIFIES YOUR FULL UNDERSTANDING AND AGREEMENT WITH THE POLICIES. IF YOU DO NOT UNDERSTAND AND/OR AGREE WITH ANY ASPECT OF THE POLICIES, YOU SHOULD NOT USE THE FORUMS IN ANY WAY.  

I. We reserve the right to moderate the forums. At our discretion, we may move, remove and/ or modify any of the topic(s), post(s) and/or any other content contained in the forums.

II. All of the content contained in the forums, and all of the content contained in any of the message(s) that are sent, received and/or exchanged by and/or between community participant(s), express the view(s) of the author(s) and are not necessarily the view(s) of (mt) Media Temple. We are not responsible for any of the content contained in the forums, nor are we responsible for any of the content contained in any of the message(s) that are sent, received and/or exchanged by and/or between community participant(s). Any user(s) who feels that content in the forums is objectionable is encouraged to contact us immediately by email. If we determine removal is necessary, we will so act.

III. Community participants are encouraged to work together in the forums on topics related to the products and services we offer. (mt) Media Temple, however, will not, in any way, mediate any dispute(s) arising between and/or among community participant(s) and/or any other party(s). You agree that you will not hold us liable, in any way, for any dispute(s) arising from your use of the forums.

IV. You are encouraged to confine your participation to the forums. Any arrangement(s) you make and/or pursue outside of the confines of the forums is completely at your own risk. You agree to hold (mt) Media Temple free of all liability with respect to any and all loss(es) and/or damage(s) you may incur as a result of any arrangement(s) you make and/or pursue outside of the confines of the forums.

V. You give (mt) Media Temple the explicit right to freely re-use and/or publish any content you post in the forums. You agree that we are not obligated to compensate nor credit you, in any way, for any content you have posted or will post in the forums.

VI. Only ONE forum account is permitted per person. Should we discover that you have established more than one forum account, we may terminate subsequent forum account(s), without prior or further notice.

VII. You may not share your forum account login information with any person or party. Any and all posts made under your forum account will be considered made by you, unless we determine that your forum account has been compromised.  In no event shall we be held liable for any loss(es) and/or damage(s) you incur as a result of your forum account becoming compromised.

VIII. You agree to hold (mt) Media Temple free of all liability with respect to any and all loss(es) and/or damage(s) you may incur as a result of your use of any of the content contained in the forums and/ or any of the message(s) or other content you receive direct from any community participant(s). We make no guarantee, whatsoever, as to the accuracy, completeness and/or usefulness of any of the content contained in the forums and/or any of the message(s) or other content you receive direct from any community participant(s). Your use of any of the content contained in the forums and/or any message(s) or other information you receive direct from any community participant(s) is completely at your own risk. We recommend that you make backups of your files and/or other content before using or otherwise applying any of the advice, suggestions or other information contained in the forums and/or any message(s) or other content you receive.

IX. The forums are NOT an official support channel for (mt) Media Temple customers. (mt) Media Temple has no obligation to provide support related to any of the content contained in the forums and/or any of the message(s) sent, received and/or exchanged by and/or between community participants. If you have a (mt) Media Temple account and you require assistance with your (mt) Media Temple account, you are encouraged to follow our established channels of support.

X.  At our discretion, we may select and appoint community participants to the role of Moderator. It is important to note that a Moderator is NOT an employee of (mt) Media Temple. A Moderator is a community participant that may contribute feedback and/or assist in the forums on a volunteer basis. (mt) Media Temple will not compensate a Moderator(s), in any way, for any of the contribution(s) the Moderator(s) may make or has made to the forums. In no way should an appointment to Moderator be construed as creating any employee, contract and/or any other relationship between the Moderator and (mt) Media Temple.

XI. We reserve the right to cease providing and maintaining the forums, at anytime, for any reason, without prior or further notice.

XII. Community participants found to have violated any aspect(s) of the policies will be provided ONE warning. Repeat offenses will result in you being permanently banned from the forums.

XIII. Occasionally, as a courtesy, at our discretion, employees of (mt) Media Temple may participate in discussions to provide constructive input or assistance with issues that may fall outside of the (mt) Media Temple Scope of Support. (mt) Media Temple employees that participate in the forums are all assigned to the "(mt) Employee" group of the forums.