Hackolade Studio Pricing
Perpetual license or subscription: which one should I choose? This article may help.
See the feature comparison matrix for a full listing of the differences between the Community, Personal, and Professional editions.
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Hackolade Pricing FAQ
No. We don’t ask for a credit card to try Hackolade, so we can’t charge you until you decide you want to become a customer. 100% your call, no surprises.
We understand that each organization is unique, requiring specific licensing features to support its workflows and projects. Above you can see the different plans we provide to support your needs.
The feature comparison matrix lists the differences between the Community, Personal, and Professional editions. We also have a 14-day Free Professional Edition trial, where you can check out all our features and make an informed decision, without putting a credit card on record.
If you’ve paid for a yearly subscription in the last 30-days, and need to cancel your account, you are entitled to a full refund. Simply release your license key and reach out to us at firstname.lastname@example.org
License means the right to use the Product as defined by Authorized Use. License metric is "per seat", meaning that the number of Authorized Users specified on the Invoice may use the software. A license must be obtained for each device on or from which the Product is used or accessed.
If I have a desktop at home and a laptop at work, does it mean that I can use the same license key? No, our license metric is not based on named users. A license must be obtained for each device on or from which the Product is used or accessed.
My company wants to install Hackolade on a server accessed via Remote desktop: is it possible? Yes, Remote Desktop is possible. However, a license seat is required for each user PC accessing the application.
When you place an online order for any of our products, the transaction is handled by our e-commerce reseller FastSpring, a United States-based seller of digital goods specialized in safe and secure internet sales, compliant with PCI and that employs Verisign SSL Certificates.
FastSpring is the merchant of record for all our online transactions. Charges on your credit card will appear as "FS *hackolade.com"
FastSpring collects applicable VAT (value-added tax) or GST (goods and services tax) on all purchases. FastSpring is the merchant of record for Hackolade's online transactions, and FastSpring follows laws and regulations to collect applicable taxes from buyers and then report and pay that tax to the respective government.
Most sales in the EU and some specific other geographic locations require FastSpring to collect and remit VAT or GST to the appropriate authorities. Tax rates differ by country, and customers in some locations can enter their VAT IDs as part of the checkout process if they are exempt from payment of the tax.
For individual country information, please consult this page.
Hackolade’s access to your personal and payment information:
Hackolade does not have access to your payment information or your credit card numbers.
The security of our customer’s data is our top priority.
All payments for Hackolade products and maintenance are processed through FastSpring, a United States-based seller of digital goods specialized in safe and secure internet sales.
Hackolade's store with FastSpring is PCI compliant, securely processes sensitive data, and it adheres to PCI DSS regulations. FastSpring's entire e-commerce infrastructure uses high physical, procedural, and technical security measures to preserve the integrity and security of your data, as well as adhering to the strictest data protection laws.
All subscriptions are automatically renewed forever, unless cancelled during the subscription period.
You will be charged for renewal within 24 hours prior to the end of the current subscription period.
You may cancel the auto-renewal at any time, however no refunds are available within the active subscription period. You must cancel your subscription self-service for auto-renewal to be stopped.
You receive in your initial subscription email, as well as in the annual payment reminder email, a link for self-service maintenance of your subscription: address and billing changes, as well as subscription cancellation. The link looks like: https://sites.fastspring.com/hackolade/order/s/HAC201027-1234-5678S (finishing with an "S")
A cancelled subscription cannot be reactivated.
Yes, for subscriptions, we offer 2 months free (an 18.75% discount) on annual plans as reflected on this page.
For the perpetual license model, we also offer volume discount on workstation and concurrent licenses. Please contact us at email@example.com for more information.
The Community edition is available free of charge. Academic institutions can apply for enrollment in Hackolade's Academic Program to use the Professional edition as part of the curriculum. Teachers, staff, and students of approved accredited academic institutions will be allowed to use Hackolade Studio for academic purposes on their personal computers. Contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org
Private software development companies that have been in business for 3 years or less may qualify for a 33% discount on our Professional Edition subscription, either monthly or yearly. The application form can be found here.
Please take a look at our Resources section of the website, with online documentation, videos, blog posts, sample models, and more.
If you can't find the relevant information there, don't be shy and send us an email at email@example.com so we can help you out.