Use of the WarpNet Communications internal network
and Internet gateway is a privilege. WarpNet members are obligated
to use the resources obtainable in a lawful and ethical manner.
The following policies apply to persons both
internally and externally using the WarpNet Communications network and
Messages, in any form, containing harassing, obscene or
fraudulent content are not to originate from or be sent into the WarpNet
Communications network. Harassing content is defined as a message directed
at an individual or group based on their sex, race, religious beliefs,
nationality, physical attributes, or personal practices. Obscene content is defined as a message containing
language or other media directed at an individual or group which makes
said individual or group uncomfortable.
Fraudulent content is defined as a message
containing purposefully deceiving information. This includes
messages sent with the intent of obscuring the origin.
Any WarpNet member sending such messages will be
warned to stop such activity. If the activity continues,
termination of the violator's account will occur. Outside
sources sending such messages will be blocked from sending any messages
into the WarpNet Communications network and may face legal penalties.
Unsolicited Communications (SPAM)
WarpNet Communications does not allow unsolicited
communications (or SPAM) to originate from its network. This
includes electronic mail, newsgroup postings, or other forms of
communication. Any WarpNet member participating in an activity which
distributes such unsolicited communications is subject to immediate termination of
Any unsolicited communications coming into the
WarpNet Communications network from an outside source is unauthorized.
In severe instances, WarpNet will block incoming traffic from the
No one may deliberately consume resources for the purpose of
degrading the performance of a computer system on the WarpNet
Communications network or a system found through the use of the WarpNet
Internet gateway. This includes unauthorized persons using a
WarpNet Internet dial-up account, as covered in the "Security"
No one may breach the security of a system on the WarpNet
Communications network or a system that is accessed through the WarpNet
Internet gateway. This includes, but is not limited to, the use of
loopholes or special knowledge of systems to gain access for the intent
of damage, theft of information, or deprival of resources.
Internet access accounts provided by WarpNet are
only to be used by the individuals to which they were assigned.
Anyone using an account not belonging to them is considered
unauthorized. Use by an unauthorized individual will result in
immediate termination of the account.
Unlimited Internet Accounts
Each Internet access account is allowed to be logged on once.
Multiple instances of one account being logged on will result in a
warning to the account holder, and in extreme circumstances, termination
of the account.
WarpNet Communications defines unlimited Internet
access as each account being able to be logged on up to 250
hours per month. This is roughly equivalent to being logged on 8.5
hours a day, 7 days a week, all month long. Customers wishing to spend
more than 250 hours per month on a single account will need to sign up
for dedicated (always on) service. In no case will WarpNet bill a user for hourly
usage or terminate an account for excessive usage. This
does not imply that an account can be logged into the system
permanently. WarpNet reserves the right to disconnect the
user after a certain period of time online, in which case the user has
the option of reconnecting. WarpNet also reserves the right to
disconnect an account that has been idle for over thirty minutes.
WarpNet technical support can help solve issues related to the
customer being able to successfully connect to the internet, and to send
and receive email via the customer's WarpNet account. In some
situations, WarpNet may request that the customer bring in their
computer to be examined by technicians in our service shop and restore
service to that computer system.
WarpNet cannot resolve issues related to 3rd party software, such as
chat clients, messaging programs, multiplayer games, or other aspects of
the computer system not directly related to WarpNet Internet access
Technical support does not cover the use of the
members' area free web space.
In the event of a WarpNet Internet access account
being terminated, no refunds will be given for the remaining paid period
of time. Reactivation of a terminated account will only occur
under special circumstances decided by the WarpNet Communications staff.
Personal & Business Web Space
WarpNet Communications provides personal and business web site
space, depending upon the account type. This space is to be used
appropriately, and cannot contain illegal content, pornography, pirated
software, passwords to gain entrance to another computer system, product
serial numbers, or links to any such content.
Standard personal dial-up accounts include web
space intended for non-commercial use. Anyone wishing to put
commercial content in their web space must upgrade to a business
More detailed policies will be made available upon
request. The policies found on this page directly apply to web
sites hosted on a domain, however some parts do apply to web sites
hosted on our members.warpnet.net and business.warpnet.net servers.
WarpNet Communications sends billing statements to annual and
semi-annual customers paying cash
or check by US Mail on the first of the month. Statements will not
be mailed to monthly cash/check customers, they are responsible for
sending in payment each month. Credit and debit cards are
billed on the tenth of every month. Billing of credit and debit
cards is automatic unless authorization each month (or after
prepaid contract period) is requested by the member. WarpNet
does not send email notification prior to or following billing for any
type of account.
In the event a WarpNet member wishes to cancel his or her service,
written notice is recommended to be delivered to WarpNet Communications'
place of business via mail or hand delivery, at least thirty days prior
to the date of cancellation, unless arranged in advance with WarpNet
Communications. The account will remain active until the paid
duration has expired.
No refunds will be issued after 10 days, from the start of an account.
WarpNet Communications is not responsible for individual,
Business, or cooperate losses that occur due to outages or down time. Regardless
whether the outage is due to problems with our providers equipment or
WarpNet Communications is not responsible for any phone charges
applied to a persons' phone bill from usage of the Internet. It is
the responsibility of the individual accessing WarpNet to determine if
there will be additional phone charges.
WarpNet Communications is not responsible for any
damage done to an individuals' computer from use of the Internet.
This includes virus, worms, and other harmful files that could be
downloaded off of other systems.
WarpNet Communications is not responsible for
illegal activities conducted by its members. This includes fraud,
child pornography, and breaching the security of systems on the
Internet. WarpNet will fully cooperate with authorities in the
event such activities occur.
WarpNet Communications is not
responsible for lost or undeliverable email messages or other data loss
that may occur under any circumstances.