Privacy Policy

We recognize that your privacy is important. This document outlines the types of personal information we receive and collect when you use, as well as some of the steps we take to safeguard information. We hope this will help you make an informed decision about sharing personal information with us. strives to maintain the highest decency, fairness, and integrity standards in all operations. Likewise, we are dedicated to protecting our customers, and online visitors’ privacy on this website.

Personal information

Server Decode may collect identifiable information from the visitors only on a voluntary basis. Personal information collected on a voluntary basis may include name, postal address, email address, company name, telephone number, and any other information you may provide to us.

This information is collected if you request information from us, participate in a contest or sweepstakes, sign up to join our email list, or request some other service or information from us. The information collected is internally reviewed and used to improve the content of this website, notify visitors of updates, and respond to visitor inquiries.

Once information is reviewed, it is discarded or stored in our files. If we make material changes in the collection of personally identifiable information we will inform you by placing a notice on this site. Personal information received from any visitor will be used only for internal purposes and will not be sold or provided to third parties. We use your information, mainly your email, to keep in touch with you and let you know what’s new or respond to an inquiry.

If you don’t wish to provide your personal identification information (for example name, email address, etc.), then don’t contact us or don’t leave comments. contains links to other sites but we are not responsible for other sites’ content or privacy policies. Please review the privacy policies of all web sites that gather personal information.

Articles on this website may include embedded content (for example, videos, images, articles, etc.). Embedded content from other websites behaves as if the visitor has visited the other website. These websites may collect data about you, use cookies, embed additional third-party tracking, and monitor your interaction with that embedded content, including tracking your interaction with the embedded content if you have an account and are logged in to that website.


Our comment system is powered by Disqus, and you can acknowledge and agree that Disqus’ privacy policy shall apply to your use when using comments, and using the comments you consent to Disqus using your personal data in accordance with its privacy policy.


We do not allow visitors to upload media to this website. However, Disqus (the comment system we use) allows uploading images, which are stored on their servers, not ours. If you have any concerns, you can review the Disqus privacy policy here.

If you upload images to the website, you should avoid uploading images with embedded location data (EXIF GPS) included. Visitors to the website can download and extract any location data from images on the website.


We use cookies to help you personalize your online experience. Cookies are identifiers that are transferred to your computer’s hard drive through your Web browser to enable our systems to recognize your browser. The purpose of a cookie is to tell the Web server that you have returned to a specific page. For example, if you personalize the site’s pages, or register with any of our site’s services, a cookie enables to recall your specific information on subsequent visits.

You have the ability to accept or decline cookies by modifying settings in your browser; however, if you choose to decline cookies, you may not be able to fully experience the interactive features of the site.

A web beacon is a transparent image file used to monitor your journey around a single website or collection of sites. Beacons are also referred to as web bugs. They are commonly used by sites that use third-party services to monitor traffic. They may be used in association with cookies to understand how visitors interact with the pages and content on the pages of a website.

As you browse this website, Google Analytics, and advertising cookies will be placed on your computer to collect demographic and interest information, but we do not tie the cookie to any personal information that you provide to us. If you do not wish your data to be collected via Google Analytics, you may use their opt-out tool.

We use third-party advertising companies to serve ads on our website. These companies use cookies and web beacons in their ads to ascertain how many times you’ve seen an advertisement.

No personally identifiable information you give us is provided to them for cookie or web beacon use, so they cannot personally identify you with that information from our website.

Some third-party advertisements may be provided by Google, which uses the DoubleClick cookie to serve ads. This cookie enables Google to serve ads to users based on their visits to other sites on the Web.

You may opt out of the use of the DoubleClick cookie by visiting the Google ad and content network privacy policy

Browsers can be set to accept or reject cookies automatically or notify you when a cookie is being requested. Privacy software can be used to override web beacons. Taking either of these actions should not cause a problem with our site, should you so choose.

Cookies opt-out links

Non-Personal Information

In some cases, we may collect information about you that is not personally identifiable. We use this information, which does not identify individual users, to analyze trends, administer the site, track users’ movements around the site, and gather demographic information about our user base as a whole. The information collected is used solely for internal review and not shared with other organizations for commercial purposes.

Children’s Online Privacy Protection Act

This website is directed to adults; it is not directed to children under the age of 18. We operate our site in compliance with the Children’s Online Privacy Protection Act, and will not knowingly collect or use personal information from anyone under 18 years of age.

Correct or remove information

We provide this privacy policy as a statement to you of our commitment to protect your personal information. If you have submitted personal information through our website and would like that information deleted from our records or would like to update or correct that information, please send us an email at [email protected].

Release of information

If is sold, the information we have obtained from you through your voluntary participation in our site may transfer to the new owner as a part of the sale in order that the service being provided to you may continue. In that event, you will receive notice through our website of that change in control and practices, and we will make reasonable efforts to ensure that the purchaser honors any opt-out requests you might make of us.

Embedded content from other websites

Articles on this site may include embedded content (e.g. videos, images, articles, etc.). Embedded content from other websites behaves in the exact same way as if the visitor has visited the other website.

These websites may collect data about you, use cookies, embed additional third-party tracking, and monitor your interaction with that embedded content, including tracking your interaction with the embedded content if you have an account and are logged in to that website.

How long we retain your data

If you leave a comment, the comment and its metadata are retained indefinitely. This is so we can recognize and approve any follow-up comments automatically instead of holding them in a moderation queue.

For users that register on our website (if any), we also store the personal information they provide in their user profile. All users can see, edit, or delete their personal information at any time (except they cannot change their username). Website administrators can also see and edit that information.

What rights you have over your data

If you have an account on this site, or have left comments, you can request to receive an exported file of the personal data we hold about you, including any data you have provided to us. You can also request that we erase any personal data we hold about you. This does not include any data we are obliged to keep for administrative, legal, or security purposes.

Since we use Disqus for our comment system, please check the company’s website policy to request the deletion of any data you left through comments.

Where your data is sent

Visitor comments may be checked through an automated spam detection service.

LiteSpeed Cache

This site utilizes caching in order to facilitate a faster response time and better user experience. Caching potentially stores a duplicate copy of every web page that is on display on this site. All cache files are temporary and are never accessed by any third party, except as necessary to obtain technical support from the cache plugin vendor. Cache files expire on a schedule set by the site administrator, but may easily be purged by the admin before their natural expiration, if necessary. We may use services to process & cache your data temporarily. Please see for more details.

For European Economic Area Residents

If you reside in a country in the European Economic Area (EEA), then under the GDPR and applicable data protection laws you have the right, among other things, to access your personal data, have us erase it, and restrict its further processing. If you wish to access or delete your personal data (if any) maintained by us [email protected].

For California residents

California law gives residents the right to opt-out of the “sale” of their personal information to third parties, including for advertising purposes. Under California law, the sharing of your information with a service provider for advertising purposes could be considered a “sale.”  This site is committed to data privacy and security, and we do not directly sell or share consumer personal information with third parties. However, services we use (for example, Google Analytics and Google DoubleClick, Disqus, and others) may have different policies for advertising and other purposes.

Agreeing to Terms

If you do not agree to’s Privacy Policy as posted here in here, please do not use this website or any services offered by this site. Your use of this site indicates acceptance of this privacy policy.

We do our best to ensure that this website has security measures in place to protect against the loss and misuse of the information under our control. All accounts have regularly changed passwords. All data on this website is backed up regularly. Server Decode is not responsible for any damages as the result of a situation where there is a loss/manipulation of data.

DMCA policy

This site is in compliance with 17 U.S.C. § 512 and the Digital Millennium Copyright Act (DMCA). Our policy is to respond to any infringement notices and take appropriate actions under the DMCA and other applicable intellectual property laws. If you believe that copyrighted material has been posted on and you want this material removed, you must provide a written communication that details the information listed in the following section. Please be aware that you will be liable for damages (including potential court costs and attorneys’ fees) if you misrepresent information listed on our site that is infringing on your copyrights.

The following elements must be included in your copyright infringement claim:

  • You must provide evidence of the authorized person to act on behalf of the owner of an exclusive right that is allegedly infringed.
  • You must provide sufficient contact information so that we may contact you. Please include a valid email address, phone number, and mailing address.
  • You must identify in sufficient detail the copyrighted work claimed to have been infringed.
  • You must provide a statement that the complaining party has a good faith belief that the use of the material in the manner complained of is not authorized by the copyright owner, its agent, or the law.
  • You must provide a statement that the information in the notification is accurate, and under penalty of perjury, that the complaining party is authorized to act on behalf of the owner of an exclusive right that is allegedly infringed.
  • The letter must be signed by the authorized person to act on behalf of the owner, or the owner itself, of the exclusive right that is allegedly being infringed. You can send the infringement notice electronically at [email protected].

Once the proper bona fide infringement notification is received, it is site policy to do the following: Remove or disable access to the allegedly infringing material. Notify the content provider, user, member, or another contributor that the material has been removed or disabled. Repeat offenders (content providers, users, members, or other contributors) will have the infringing material removed from the system and the site will terminate the content provider’s access to contributing.

Updates and effective date reserves the right to make changes to this policy. If there is a material change in our privacy practices, we will do our best to indicate on our site that our privacy practices have changed and provide a link to the new privacy policy. We encourage you to periodically review this policy so that you will know what information we collect and how we use it.

Content privacy

Server Decode does not allow just anybody to leave any comment. Because this site is dedicated to helping and informing people, only helpful, constructive, on-topic, interesting, and respectful comments will be approved.

Questions about the article will also be approved.


The content on this website consists of original and non-original pictures, videos, and text. All non-original content is being used where permission has been granted by the owner of the content or a license has been purchased to use it.

Some of the content on this website has been collected through the submissions of visitors. It is assumed they hold the copyright to this submitted material. If this is not the case, please use this contact form along with your claim to the content and it will be dealt with immediately.

All content within this website is created using our best efforts to help you, but we are not responsible in any way for damages resulting in the use or misuse of the information, pictures, videos, and posts within this website.

Use the content of this website at your own risk.

Affiliate and External Links Statement

Some of the products that we recommend on this website have affiliate links which allow us to make a percentage of sales through my efforts. It costs nothing extra on your part and helps support our writing and maintain the website.

Contacting Us

If you have any questions or concerns, you can send us an email at [email protected].