Terms of Use

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Last updated: 2 January, 2015


The content of this website is protected by copyright laws and international treaties. No part of the website may be reproduced or redistributed without the written permission of the copyright holder, except as permitted here.

Personal, educational or journalistic use of the site is permitted. You may reproduce short extracts provided that the original source is clearly acknowledged, in accordance with accepted good practice. Third party images may not be reproduced without the permission of the copyright owner.

No Warranty

The Electronics and Micros website is provided without warranties of any kind and all direct or indirect risks associated with use of the site are the responsilibility of the user.

Although we take reasonable steps to ensure the continued availablility of the website, we cannot guarantee that use of the site will be free from interuptions due to causes beyond our control.

All examples, including circuit simulations and program listings, are intended for educational purposes only. (These may be simplified in order to illustrate certain key concepts, and may not be suitable for commercial use without further modification.)

The Electronics and Micros website, and its associated resources, may contain errors and omissions. The accuracy of the information provided cannot be guaranteed and you should verify all information independently, prior to use. In the event that you do discover an error or omission, please use the contact form.


The Electronics and Micros name and logo are the property of Electronics and Micros, and should only used to identify Electronics and Micros. Unauthorised reproduction is not permitted.

Certain words or phrases used in the Electronics and Micros website may be trademarks or service marks owned by third parties. Where we are aware of the existence of a such a trademark or service mark, then the first letter is normally capitalised. The use of such terms is purely to identify the third party product or service, and no association or endorsement is implied.

All third party trademarks and service marks are hereby acknowledged.


Electronics and Micros provides links to external sites which contain information likely to be of interest to the user. External links are clearly distinguished(3) from internal links. We are not responsible for the content of these external sites, but ask you to inform us if you find the content to be inappropriate in any way.

External websites are permitted to hyperlink to any Electronics and Micros webpage, and no prior permission is required. However, you may not embed content in frame or webpage, or use any other mechanism which may obscure the original source from the user.

Direct linking to images or example files is not permitted. You should instead link to the page containing the resource of interest.


  1. The copyright of certain 'stock' images is owned by 3rd party websites including , and their associated contributors. A copyright statement is provided next to these images, which identifies both the website and the relevant contributor.
  2. The website makes use of certain third party resources, as acknowledged in the Site Credits section.
  3. External links have an associated 'arrow' icon, display an appropriate tooltip, and are configured to open in a new browser window by default. (You can change this behaviour by right-clicking on the link and selecting an option from the displayed context menu.)