Terms of Use

The free website templates (HTML & PSD) showcased in this website are licensed under our Website Template Licence unless otherwise stated.

The IPR - Intellectual Property Rights belong to and stay with OS Templates and their owner(s).

What is Allowed:

All of the free website templates that can be found on OS Templates can be used for both private and commercial projects, Under the following terms:

  • You must attribute the work in the manner specified by OS Templates (author and licensor - see Attribution section below).

  • If you use our work for your clients or friends website(s), you have to inform them of the licence that comes with the template(s)

  • You can not claim intellectual property rights or exclusive ownership to any of our templates, modified or unmodified. All templates are the property of OS Templates.

  • You are not permitted to place any of our templates either modified or unmodified, on a diskette, CD, website or any other medium for distribution or re-distribution, rent, lease, sale or resale.

  • You can not offer our templates for distribution / re-distribution of any kind without prior written consent from us.

  • You are not permitted to port / convert any of our templates for a CMS, Blog system or any other form of dynamically managed content system for distribution / re-distribution on a diskette, CD, website or any other medium or for rent, lease, sale or resale.

    You can only port / convert a template for your personal use and if a client asks you to port a template for them for one project / website only.

  • You can not rent, lease, sell or offer our templates for sale. This also includes offering our templates as part of a product package. You can sell your services but not our templates.

Attribution

All templates that can be found within this site have copyright information and credit links, that can be found in the templates footer and in the various CSS files.

Credit link(s) and copyright information must stay unmodified in all web pages that use our template(s).

The default credit link that can be found in the (source code) template footer is: <p class="fl_right">Template by <a href="http://www.os-templates.com/" title="Free Website Templates">OS Templates</a></p>

The default footer link may be changed to:

  • Code by OS Templates
    <p class="fl_right">Code by <a href="http://www.os-templates.com/" title="Free Website Templates">OS Templates</a></p>

  • Design by OS Templates
    <p class="fl_right">Design by <a href="http://www.os-templates.com/" title="Free Website Templates">OS Templates</a></p>

  • Thanks to OS Templates
    <p class="fl_right">Thanks to <a href="http://www.os-templates.com/" title="Free Website Templates">OS Templates</a></p>

For companies or individuals that wish to add their information to the template footer please feel free to modify the link as such:

  • Website by YOURDETAILS & OS Templates
    <p class="fl_right">Website by <a href="YOURURL">YOURDETAILS</a> & <a href="http://www.os-templates.com/" title="Free Website Templates">OS Templates</a></p>

Credit Link(s) & Copyright Information

YOU ARE NOT PERMITTED TO REMOVE CREDIT LINKS AND COPYRIGHT INFORMATION FROM THE TEMPLATES FOOTER OR ACCOMPANYING CSS OR JAVASCRIPT FILES

OS Templates DOES NOT offer paid link removals or paid copyright removals.

All of the templates and digital work that can be found on http://www.os-templates.com/ have been filed globally with various Copyright Offices. If you misuse our digital work we will seek damages and you will be prosecuted.

If credit links and/or copyright information are/is intentionally removed from our digital work, legal action will be taken against those doing so.

Please respect our work, a lot of time has been invested in the work that can be found in this site.

Removing credit links from templates can and will result in legal action. It isn't hard to find out where our templates are being used and who is using them.

Images Used in Demo's

OS Templates uses public domain / open source images & photos provided by:

All images that are used within our live demonstrations are not in the downloadable zip file (placeholders are supplied) - we do not distribute / re-distribute 3rd party images.

If you would like to know where the individual images can be downloaded from, please take a look at the demo pages source code (at the bottom).

Liability

All templates found on OS Templates come "as is" without any kind of warranty. In no event shall OS Templates be liable for any damages including, but not limited to, direct, indirect, special, punitive, incidental or consequential, or other losses arising out of the use of or inability to use our templates.