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Before you read our detailed, legally binding Terms and Conditions, here is a non-legalese summary of some key information about reading our site:

  1. We license all User Content text under a Creative Commons license. If you want to republish our content under the terms of this license please follow our attribution guidelines.
  2. Our goal is to build the world’s most helpful how-to instructions, but we don’t always meet that goal. Occasionally our articles are incomplete, unhelpful, misleading or incorrect, and we cannot guarantee the accuracy of anything you find on our site. You should use your best judgment and consult multiple sources when following any instructions you read anywhere on the internet, including our site.
  3. We value your privacy. Read more at our Privacy Policy and Cookie Policy pages.
  4. If you have a question, concern or just want to offer a note of thanks, you can contact us using the Contact Us link you can find in the footer of the site.

Please see below our official Terms and Conditions. We encourage you to read them carefully. Thank you for using our site. We appreciate your support in promoting our goal of sharing information freely around the world.

1. Introduction

Welcome to Answers.how, the website, mobile and online service of Answers.how Limited (from now on, “we,” or “us”). This page explains the terms by which you may use our online and/or mobile services, web site, and software provided on or in connection with the service (collectively the “Service”).

PLEASE READ THIS AGREEMENT CAREFULLY TO ENSURE THAT YOU UNDERSTAND EACH PROVISION. THIS AGREEMENT CONTAINS A MANDATORY ARBITRATION OF DISPUTES PROVISION THAT REQUIRES THE USE OF ARBITRATION ON AN INDIVIDUAL BASIS TO RESOLVE DISPUTES, RATHER THAN JURY TRIALS OR CLASS ACTIONS.

2. Terms and Conditions acceptance

By accessing or using the Service, you signify that you have read, understood, and agree to be bound by this Terms and Conditions Agreement (“Agreement”) and to the collection and use of your information as set forth in the Privacy Policy, whether or not you are a registered user of our Service. This Agreement applies to all visitors, users, and others who access the Service (“Users”).

3. Availability and Website access

The Website user is obliged to use the site according to the present Terms and Conditions, Privacy Policy and current legislation by accessing it, and accepts their use, as well as that of its content and/or services that are used under the user's exclusive and unique responsibility, assuming in front of us or in front of third parties, any perjury or harm that can be caused as a consequence of the breach of such obligation.

The Website offers the user the possibility to sign up. The user is responsible for giving truthful and exact information to register as well as the subscription to any of the available services on the Website. Moreover, the user is responsible of carefully and confidentially guarding his/her username and password and to notify us about any incident regarding this subject.

In order to protect the rights of underage users, the Website contains certain sections that have restricted access for these users.

4. Website content

We will discard, deny publishing or get rid of any Content that are related to any of the content detailed in the following section, that violates any of the intellectual property rights or any other third party rights if we consider so in full discretion as long as it does not conform a discriminatory act.

As an informative gesture but not limiting, we will not publish or will get rid of Content that:

  • relates to offensive or discriminatory content for reason of sex, race, religion or any other social or personal circumstance,
  • encourages harassment, hatred or physical and/or psychological violence, may it be abusive or intimidating,
  • if it is false or misleading or encourages or relates to activities that are illegal, immoral, attempting against public order, menacing, violent, pornographic, obscene, injurious or slanderous,
  • contain information that represents or creates a risk for any person's privacy or security,
  • contains information that promotes the creation of computer virus or that contains virus or other malware within,
  • implies commercial and/or sale activities without previous written consent by us, as well as advertising, competitions, raffles, pyramid schemes or others,
  • imply the transmission of "spam" or "chain messaging", or sending unsolicited mass spamming messages,
  • offer restricted access pages or hidden pages or images,
  • include personal data, including images or video of another person without having the person's consent to do so,
  • promote propaganda and/or symbols of illegal or unconstitutional organizations,
  • violate or promote industrial and intellectual property rights, rights of honor, intimacy, image, commercial rights, contractual rights or any other right that any person or entity has, and
  • constitutes or promotes behaviour or attitudes that can be understood as mistreatment of animals or people.

All Content that the user wishes to publish will be previously revised by us without assuming responsibility for any such revision labor to detect Content that, according to the person's criteria, can be illicit or inappropriate. we will not be responsible for content that is finally published nor for the user's interaction with published content.

If Content could be violating intellectual property rights or any third party rights, we will delete it from the Website or will block access to it if a competent organization declares so, as the current legislation establishes.

5. Engagement mechanisms

The Website allows users to leave comments.

The user's comments in any engagement tool reflect the user's and not our opinion, whom does not hold responsibility of opinions published by users through these mechanisms.

We reserve the right to delete or edit comments that are considered inadequate. Any space of discussion on the Website will be able to close at any moment and without previous warning. Moreover, we will be able to restrict access to those users who re-offend in an inadequate attitude.

6. User account cancellation

The user will be entitled to cancel his/her Website account at any given time through an enabled mechanism designed to do so on the Website. Account cancellation does not give the user power to delete Content given to us as intellectual property rights.

7. Disclaimer

We will not be responsible for harm derived from the use of the Website, or of any act made based on the information that is presently on it.

We are not responsible for any possible security errors or disconnections that can be produced nor of possible harm that can be caused to the user's computer system (hardware and software), files or stored documents on it, as well as the consequences of the presence of virus on the user's computer, used for the connection to the Website, or of a bad use of the browser or the use of non updated versions of it.

8. Responsibility for links from other web pages to us

Any user who wishes to offer our content on his/her own website will be able to include a link to the main page of the Website.

Web pages that offer a link to the Website will be able to use the brand, logo, commercial name and/or any other distinctive sign of us only in legally authorized cases or when specifically allowed by us.

The user will not be able to reproduce the Website in any way on their own web site nor will he/she be able to establish frames of any kind that surround the Website or allow visualization through other Internet addresses or next to content external to it, so that an error or confusion can be produced in the public on the source of Content, implies an act of comparison or disloyal imitation, with the aim to take advantage of the our reputation and brand name or is done in any forbidden way according to current legislation.

Any user that adds a link to the Website will not be able to express any false or misleading information about us, its collaborators and/or clients or about the quality of the offered Content under any circumstances.

Web pages that offer a link to the Website will not offer illicit, harmful, immoral content or that can produce the false idea that we back the ideas, expressions or actions of such users or that are inadequate in relation to the activity that we develop.

9. Responsibility for links from us to other websites

With the aim to help users search for information or interesting services, the Website will be able to include hyperlinks or links to other websites that are not our property or are controlled by us. We do not control content, legal conditions or privacy policies of third party websites nor assumes responsibility for any of these.

The user acknowledges and accepts that the access to other websites does not mean that we recommend or approves the content within those and that we will not be held responsible for any loss or harm the user may suffer as a consequence of the availability of such websites, or as a consequence of the credibility that the accuracy, precision or existence of any information offered through such websites.

We will delete or deny access to the Website, to any links that lead to illicit activities or that harm the rights or goods of any third party, as long as a competent authority declares so, as the current legislation establishes.

10. Forbidden activities

The user will not be able to develop any criminal or illicit activities, including but not limiting, underage pornography, underage corruption, fraud, obscene material trafficking, drug trafficking, gambling, harassment, commercial and industrial secret stealing, spamming, virus sending or other harmful data, breaching the intellectual and industrial laws, breaching rights of honor, intimacy and image, as well as any other rights.

The user will not be able to interfere or disrupt hardware, software or networks through which the Website is offered through virus, bots, worms or any other type of code, file or program.

The user will not be able to avoid or modify our security to avoid any technology or software or to collaborate in such tasks.

The user will not be able to impersonate or try to impersonate the rest of the users on the Website.

The user will not be able to exhibit non-authorized commercial advertising by the Website or use the Website's content in order to create non-authorized commercial advertising or in any other way, abuse, stalk or harm another person or entity.

11. Underage users

The Website is aimed at users above fourteen (14) years of age, the Website being exempted by any non-authorized access or use of the Website.

12. Advertising

The Website can host advertising content or be promoted. Advertisers and promoters are responsible of assuring that the material sent to be added to the Website comprises with any law that may be applied. We will not be held responsible for any mistake, inaccuracy or irregularity that the advertising or promoting content may contain.

13. Data protection

We will treat personal data recorded through the Website according to our Privacy Policies.

14. Intellectual and industrial property rights

The Website is protected by industrial and intellectual property rights. As an informative and non excluding character, Content, graphic design, source code, logos, text, graphics, illustrations, photographs and other elements appearing on the Website. This is why, the user acknowledges that the reproduction, distribution, commercialization, transformation and any other form of exploitation in general, through any procedure, of all or part of the Web Site is an infringement of the intellectual and industrial property rights of the Website or of the right holder of it, except that of users who have had previous consent given to them.

The Website is the legitimate right holder of the exploitation rights of the published Content on the Website, around the world, for a perpetual length of time, in an absolute and limitless nature. Particularly and in an informative and non-limiting manner, we will be able to totally or partially reproduce, commercialize, broadcast, translate, publish, print, alter, transform, adapt and refresh Content and create contracts with third parties to give in its use, arrange its distribution and even give in all exploitation rights.

All logos, brands, commercial names and other distinctive signs of any kind of content on the Website are also protected by law.

The user will not be able to modify or use such intellectual and industrial property in a way that its dissemination means a perjury to the Website. We will claim any damage or perjury derived from improper use of its intellectual and industrial property by third parties.

We don’t not give any license or authorization of use of any kind of intellectual and industrial rights or of any other right or property related to the Website, its services or its Content.

15. Breach notification

In the case that the user infringes intellectual and/or industrial rights or any other type of third party rights, he/she will be summoned by us in the moment in which the site is in knowledge of such breaches in order to cease the publication of breaching Content. In such case, the user will answer for such breaches and the Website will deny access to the user on the Website.

If any person or entity considers that Content published on the Website breaches their intellectual and/or industrial rights, his/her rights to honor, intimacy, image or any other right, he or she will be able to communicate so to us through any of the contact source mentioned on the Website under the subject " Rights breach", asking for the removal of information and giving the following information:

  1. identification of protected rights by current legislation that are considered to be breached,
  2. identification of the Content that is presumably breaching the rights in question, with reasonable and enough information to allow us to pinpoint such material on the Website,
  3. contact data information (physical or electronic address and phone number) so that we can communicate with such person or entity,
  4. a declaration by the person or entity in which confirmation that the information included in the warning is true and exact and that the person or entity is the right holder of the presumably breached rights or has been appointed in name of it should be included, and
  5. a copy of ID, passport or other official documents that confirm the person's identity.

We will attend such petition and if it is considered necessary for such person or entity has justified motifs or causes to ask for the removal of such Content, we will proceed to the immediate elimination of the Content from the Website so that they are not accessible to users, not even through cache memory.