Vectorworks Privacy Statement

Updated: September 14, 2016

Vectorworks is committed to protecting your privacy. This privacy statement applies to Vectorworks, Inc., owner of Vectorworks, which includes Vectorworks webpages hosted at the vectorworks.net domain (the "Site"), our desktop software such as Vectorworks Fundamentals and Vectorworks Architect (the "Software"), Vectorworks Mobile Applications such as Vectorworks Nomad (the "Applications"), and Vectorworks Cloud Services ("Cloud Services") (collectively, the "Platform").

Information Collection

When you use the Platform, we may collect certain personally identifiable information you knowingly choose to disclose to us, such as your name and email address, billing information, and other information associated with your account. You may provide this information when you register with the Platform and maintain your account, or when you use the Platform. We also may collect personal information when you order a contract from Vectorworks. We also may collect personal information when you choose to login to Vectorworks Cloud Services with your Google or Facebook account. Please review the Facebook and/or Google privacy policy for more information on its information practices. In addition, we also collect other information in connection with your use of the Platform, including your computer's IP address or MAC ID, your user name, and other data automatically sent to us by your web browser and device. Some of this data may be sent to us automatically by your computer or device.

If you use Dropbox integration, we may temporarily store a copy of your file by transferring it to servers associated with the Vectorworks Cloud Services for processing. This temporarily file is then deleted.

If you use Google Drive integration, we may temporarily store a copy of your file by transferring it to servers associated with the Vectorworks Cloud Services for processing. This temporarily file is then deleted.

We may also collect aggregated information as you use the Platform.

Information Use

We may use the information we collect to:

  • process data stored in the Platform;
  • respond to your requests;
  • manage your account;
  • operate the Platform and customize your experience;
  • provide customized content, advertising, and services;
  • identify or remedy potential threats to the Platform's security;
  • conduct internal research about your use of the Platform and our services; and
  • for any other purpose stated at the time of collection.

Cookies

The Site is cookie-enabled to give you a more customized user experience. A cookie is a small amount of data that is sent to your browser from a web server and stored on your computer's hard drive. Cookies are used to collect information on the number of visitors to our site and the number of pages viewed. It is also used to provide relevant information to our visitors and for website and system administration, including research and development, user analysis and business decision-making.

Sharing Information

Vectorworks may share the information we collect with service providers, affiliates, and subsidiaries in connection with the services we provide.

If you use Dropbox integration, your files are stored with Dropbox. Please review the Dropbox privacy policy for more information on its information practices.

If you use Google Drive integration, your files are stored with Google Drive. Please review the Google Drive privacy policy for more information on its information practices.

We may share your personal information within the Vectorworks family of companies, which includes parents, corporate affiliates, subsidiaries, business units and other companies that share common ownership, including companies located outside of the United States. In addition, we may share your personal information within our network of distributors and dealers, including some located outside of the United States.

Vectorworks may also share the information collected through the Platform with carefully selected marketing partners who may send you information about products and services we think you would enjoy. You can opt-out of receiving these marketing offers at any time.

If we or some or all of our assets are acquired by another company, including through a sale in connection with bankruptcy, that company will possess the information collected by us, and it will assume the rights and obligations regarding your information as described in this Privacy Statement.

We may disclose personally identifiable information or other data to comply with law or legal requirements, enforce or apply our Terms of Use and other agreements, or protect our rights, property, or safety of our users, or others.

Third Party Links

For your convenience, the Platform may contain certain hyperlinks to other websites. We make no promises or guarantees regarding data collection on the hyperlinked pages that are not owned by Vectorworks. We recommend that you read the privacy policy/statement for each site you visit.

Your Choices

We may use the personally identifiable information we collect from you to provide you with opportunities to offer you products and services that may be of interest to you. If you would like to opt out of future promotional materials from us, you may indicate this preference by following the unsubscribe instructions at the end of such email communications or by contacting us at +1 410 290-5114.

If you would no longer like to receive offers from our marketing partners, you can unsubscribe from additional offers by following the unsubscribe link located at the bottom of each email communication.

Updates

From time to time, we may update this Privacy Statement. We will notify you of any material changes to our Privacy Statement by updating this page. We encourage you periodically to check this site to learn about the information we collect, use, and share. Your continued use of the Platform affirms your agreement to such changes.

Contact Us

Please contact us if you have questions about our Privacy Statement at: +1 410 290-5114.