Last modified May 5, 2017
Modification of the Agreement
Conduct Using our Services
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- Use xdcishare.renci.org to upload any content that contains a software virus, "Trojan Horse" or any other computer code, files, or programs that may alter, damage, or interrupt the functionality of xdcishare.renci.org or the hardware or software of any other person who accesses xdcishare.renci.org;
- Upload, post, email, or otherwise transmit any materials that you do not have a right to transmit under any law or under a contractual relationship;
- Alter, damage, or delete any content posted on xdcishare.renci.org, except where such alterations or deletions are consistent with the access control settings of that content in xdcishare.renci.org;
- Disrupt the normal flow of communication in any way;
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- Post or transmit any unsolicited advertising, promotional materials, or other forms of solicitation;
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