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This Privacy Policy applies to all of the products, services and the websites offered by OwnDrive (collectively, OwnDrive's "services"). This Privacy Policy is designed to assist you in understanding how we collect and use personal information related to our services. We hope that this will help you to make informed decisions when using our services. In this Privacy Policy, references to "we," "our" and "us" refer to OwnDrive, while "you" and "your" refer to the OwnDrive customer or user.


In order to provide our services, we collect the following types of information:
Your Name, Your Email, Chosen Username, Secret Password
The following information will only used with our Team/Admin packages and domain name orders:
You Address, Your Phone number
Your profile will stay unavailable to the public or third-parties. Any content uploaded by you to OwnDrive will be personal, unavailable to the public, unless you choose to share the content with other OwnDrive users or publicly share the content with link. Your "display name" which consists of registered firstname and part of the surname, will be available for sharing content within OwnDrive. That is, other OwnDrive users will be able to share content with you if they know your "display name". You are solely responsible for safeguarding the secrecy of your password. Your personal information may be used to correspond with you via email, offer software updates, and enable you to communicate, collaborate and share files. We do not in any way sell or distribute our user's personal information of any kind to third-parties.


We use two cookies that contain sensitive information:
If you choose the "remember" option when logging in to OwnDrive, the cookie will be used to remember your login details.
If you are logged into OwnDrive, your current session ID is stored in this cookie.
All traffic to and from our servers is encrypted.


We do not use any web analyctics services like Google Analyctics in our user's cloud services.


In order to comply with European data protection directive, all our servers are strategically located in Norway and the Netherlands.


OwnDrive is not responsible for content voluntarily made available through public links by you. Sharing of content is solely controlled by the account holder, that is you. If such public links contain content that violate the law or infringe copyrights or trademarks, OwnDrive keeps the rights to take down such content. In the event of notice and takedown requests by copyright or trademark holders, OwnDrive will notify you to take the necessary action. If no action has been taken within 7 days from the notice, OwnDrive will block the content to the public.


Please note that this Privacy Policy may change anytime. Your privacy will not be reduced without your consent. Your continued use of OwnDrive constitutes your agreement to this Privacy Policy and any amendments. A regularly updated overview over all versions can be found at https://owndrive.com/about/legal/.