Developer License Frequently Asked Questions
|License never expires|
|Free product upgrades|
|Use by one developer|
|Use by multiple developers who are part of the same development team at a single geographical location|
|Use by multiple developers who are part of the same development team at multiple geographical locations|
|Use by multiple developers in multiple development teams anywhere in my corporation|
|Optionally includes product source code (edtFTPnet/Compact always includes source)|
No, your license never expires. A 12 month subscription means free upgrades and support for 12 months, but your license is valid forever.
Yes, all our our libraries are royalty-free, and can be distributed freely with your application.
You should receive your license by email within 24 hours of purchase, and usually much faster. Please contact us if you have not received your license after 24 hours – the email may have been filtered out by your spam filters.
Our licenses are based on the number of developers working with the library, not on the number of deployments. You may deploy on as many machines as you wish – development, test and production.
You need the Individual Developer License.
I have multiple developers using the library, all part of a single development team. What license do I need?
You need the Team Developer License. Small teams qualify for a discount – 20% for two developer teams, and 10% for teams of three developers. Contact EDT to obtain a discount code for web purchases.
I have multiple developers spread across several geographic locations using the library. They are all part of a single development team. What license do I need?
You need the Team Developer License.
I have multiple developers using the library, spread across a number of different development teams. What license do I need?
You need the Corporate Developer License.
We are a multi-national group, and wish to use your product throughout our organization. What license do I need?
Each legal entity in each country should purchase the appropriate license for their use.
A development team is a group of developers who work together on development projects.
You can purchased source code as an additional extra for edtFTPnet/PRO and edtFTPj/PRO. edtFTPnet/Compact includes source code with every purchase.
Can I upgrade from an Individual Developer License to a Team Developer License, or a Team Developer License to an Corporate Developer License?
Yes, we are happy to upgrade you to another license for the cost of the price difference in the two products plus a USD 50 administration fee.
Yes, product updates are included for 12 months after the date of purchase.
Yes, technical support is included for 12 months after the date of purchase. Please note that the support agreement applies to the licensed developers only, and not to any users of applications in which our software is embedded.
Yes, you can renew your updates/support agreement for the same price for up to 6 months after it has expired. If more than 6 months has passed, you will need to pay the expired support prices, which are higher. To renew an agreement please see the support page and select your product.
For more information on license transfers, see this link.