exocad is committed to providing complete and reliable software for digital dentistry and values the reputation of its high-quality products. Therefore, it is critical that exocad's intellectual property rights are respected, and that its copyrights, trademarks and license agreements are enforced. For this reason, we will take all necessary steps to protect our intellectual property rights and proactively pursue those who violate our copyrights, trademarks and license agreements.
Consequently, exocad considers the following activities, among others, to be an unacceptable violation of our intellectual property:
The software you invest in is a company asset and crucial in allowing you and your staff to be more efficient and productive. There are several reasons to own original exocad software licenses and stay away from piracy:
Hackers or criminals offering counterfeit licenses may claim to remove monitoring code from the software, but typically do not succeed completely. We monitor counterfeit and unlicensed software extensively, collect relevant data and IP addresses and bring users of unauthorized software to court.
If you believe that exocad software or dongles are being used or distributed without a license or authorization or are aware of any suspicious situation, complete our anti-piracy form below to report it to our License Compliance Office. Please make sure that the information you provide is correct and exhaustive, which will enable us to effectively take the necessary legal actions.
You will be asked to provide your information on an anonymous basis without disclosing your own identity and contact details, for the purpose of informing us about a third-party infringement. We will not store your IP address or ask you to provide further information. The information that you submit will be shared with the appropriate investigation team members, and the matter will be investigated promptly and discreetly.
The BSA-Software Alliance is the world's leading compliance and enforcement organization. BSA investigates reports of unlicensed software through a combination of internal resources and an extensive global network of law firms. BSA subsequently determines the nature of the actions to be taken on behalf of its members.
We hereby encourage you to confidentially report license infringements/piracy directly to BSA via their website www.nopiracy.org. In doing so, you might be eligible for a reward (BSA terms and conditions apply). See the BSA website for more information on how to report suspected piracy and qualify for the reward scheme.
Do you want to check an individual exocad software license? Please contact our License Compliance Office by sending an email with your name and serial number to firstname.lastname@example.org (subject: software license check). Please include a screenshot of the “About box” of the software (preferably from within the DentalCAD app) or the license error window of the software.
When using a 2016 or newer version, please also try to supply the .licenseRequest file from the “About” box of your software application. Please click here for further information on how to supply the .licenseRequest file. If that does not work, please report it to our team.
The serial number is stored on your dongle. Click here for further information on how to determine the dongle serial number.