MICROSOFT SOFTWARE SUPPLEMENTAL LICENSE TERMSMICROSOFT WINDOWS INTERNET EXPLORER 8 FOR MICROSOFTWINDOWS XP, WINDOWS VISTA, WINDOWS SERVER 2003, ANDWINDOWS SERVER 2008
Microsoft Corporation (or based on where you live, one of its affiliates) licenses this supplement to you. If you are licensed to use Microsoft Windows XP, Windows Vista, Windows Server 2003, or Windows Server2008 software (for which this supplement is applicable) (the “software”), you may use this supplement. You may not use it if you do not have a license for the software. You may use this supplement with eachvalidly licensed copy of the software. The following license terms describe additional use terms for this supplement. These terms and the licenseterms for the software apply to your use of the supplement. If there is a conflict, these supplementallicense terms apply.
By using this supplement, you accept these terms. If you do not accept them, do not use thissupplement.If you comply with these license terms, you have the rights below.1.INTERNET-BASED SERVICES.
Microsoft provides Internet-based services with the software. It maychange or cancel them at any time.
a.Consent for Internet-Based Services.
The software features described below and in theWindows Internet Explorer 8 Privacy Statement connect to Microsoft or service provider computersystems over the Internet. In some cases, you will not receive a separate notice when theyconnect. You may switch off these features or not use them. For more information about thesefeatures, see http://go.microsoft.com/fwlink/?LinkId=137104.
these features, youconsent to the transmission of this information.
Microsoft does not use the information toidentify or contact you.
The following features use Internet protocols, which send to theappropriate systems computer information, such as your Internet protocol address, the typeof operating system, browser and name and version of the software you are using, and thelanguage code of the device where you installed the software. Microsoft uses thisinformation to make the Internet-based services available to you.
Search Suggestions Service
When you search by typing in the search box or by typing aquestion mark (?) before your search term in the Address bar, you will see searchsuggestions as you type (if supported by your search provider). Everything you type inthe search box or in the Address bar when preceded by a question mark (?) is sent to thesearch provider as you type it.
In addition, when you press Enter or click the Searchbutton, all the text that is in the search box or Address bar is sent to the search provider.If you use a Microsoft search provider, the information you send is subject to theMicrosoft Online Privacy Statement, which is available at http://go.microsoft.com/fwlink/?linkid=31493
b.Use of Information.
We may use the computer information to improve our software andservices. We may also share it with others, such as hardware and software vendors. Theymay use the information to improve how their products run with Microsoft software.