Renderforest SDK License Agreement

Thanks for your interest in Renderforest Software Development Kit.

This agreement is a legal contract between you as an SDK user and Renderforest regarding your use of Renerforest SDK.

In order to use the Renderforest SDK, you must first agree to this License Agreement. If you do not find the statements mentioned in this License Agreement reasonable, you may not use the Renderforest SDK.

If you are agreeing to these terms on behalf of your employer or as a representative of other entity, please confirm that you have the full legal authority to do so. You are responsible for binding your employer or company to this agreement and if you do not have the required authority, you may not accept this license agreement or use Renderforest SDK.

SDK License from Renderforest

Subject to the terms of this agreement, Renderforest grants you a limited, non-exclusive, royalty-free, worldwide, non-assignable and non-sublicensable license to use the Renderforest SDK solely to develop an automated custom video creation with Renderforest templates.

This License is not a sale and you may not use it to create another SDK.

By the terms of this agreement, the rights granted in this license may not be transferred or delegated by you without the prior written approval of Renderforest.

You agree that Renderforest reserves all legal rights to the SDK, including any related Intellectual Property Rights under patent law, copyright law, trade secret law, trademark law, and any other proprietary rights.

The License Agreement will not grant you any rights to use Renderforest’s trade names, trademarks, logos, domain names, or other distinctive brand features.

General Rules

Renderforest SDK is only available for users who were granted with API Key from Renderforest.

You agree to use the Renderforest SDK only for purposes that are permitted by this Agreement and any applicable law, regulation or generally accepted practices or guidelines.

You agree that the form and structure of the Renderforest SDK may be changed without prior notice.

Except for backup purposes, you may not copy, redistribute or create derivative works of the SDK or any part of the SDK.

You may not use Renderforest SDK to create derivative content of Renderforest website or any part of the website.

You may not use Renderforest SDK to create any website similar to Renderforest or other video making platforms which may or may not become a direct competitor of

You may not engage in any activity with the SDK, including the development or distribution of an application, which may cause disruptions or damage properties or services of Renderforest or any other third party.

If you are engaged in any activity with the Renderforest SDK that suggests collecting personal information from other people, you must acknowledge that you should provide legally adequate privacy notice and protection for those users.

You are solely responsible and may be held liable for the consequences of any data, content, or resources that you create or display through Renderforest SDK.

Renderforest agrees that it obtains no right, title or interest to any customized applications that you will develop using the SDK.

You may not publicly sell the video material created via Renderforest SDK in a rate lower than mentioned on Renderforest pricing page. You may use your preferred pricing only if the rate is not available in public.

Terminating this License Agreement

This License Agreement may be terminated at any time by you or Renderforest.

If you want to terminate the License Agreement, you may do so by ceasing your use of the Renderforest SDK.

Renderforest may terminate the license agreement with you at any time when it is required by law or if you:

Breach any provision of the License Agreement.

Change your subscription plan to the ones that do not feature SDK use.

Upon termination of your License Agreement with Renderforest, you agree to destroy the SDK with all its copies.

The Usage of Renderforest SDK

Your Responsibilities

You acknowledge that your use of the Renderforest SDK is at your own risk and discretion and you are solely responsible for any damage to your devices or loss of data that results from or in connection with such use. In no event shall Renderforest be liable for any consequences resulted from using the software.

Modification of SDK

You are allowed but not recommended to modify the SDK source code, as Renderforest owns rights to update the source code at any time without prior notice. Such changes may be incompatible with applications developed on previous versions of SDK and Renderforest may not be held responsible if any malfunctions occur in your developed applications.

API Keys

Renderforest provides API keys for Enterprise packages (or upon user request, prior to buying a subscription plan) to generate an access token from a user’s profile page at Renderforest website. Please note that you are responsible for the security of the key. Renderforest may not be liable for any consequences that may result in case you lose the key or provide it to any third party.

Intellectual Property

Renderforest API provides information on Renderforest templates which includes title, description, display video, and thumbnail. Please note that this information is copyrighted and you may not use it. If you want to list any of Renderforest templates on your website, you should create your own unique title, description, thumbnail and preview video. You will also have access to Renderforest’s Sounds Library. Please note, that featured sounds are also copyrighted and can only be used in integration with Renderforest templates. You may not download and use these sounds for any other purposes.

Abuse and Rate Limiting

You may not use SDK functions in ways that may harm Renderforest platform. SDK provides HTTP headers for rate limiting (refer developers documentation at, and you should implement a mechanism to reflect that limits into your code, in order to avoid rate-limit overuse. Otherwise, Renderforest owns the right to terminate the license with you or ban or block you for being abusive.

Credit System

As a Renderforest API user, you are given a certain amount of video credits based on the subscription plan you choose.

The amount of credits you due to pay per video is determined by the length and the quality of the video. 5 minutes = 1 video credit. 6 minutes = 2 video credits. You may also pay a separate invoice and increase your rendering credits as much as you want according to your specific credit pricing.

The payment is processed through the refilling credits section of the payment page.

The video credits accumulated from last months are refundable, so unused credits from previous months will be automatically transferred to the next month.

Note that all the accumulated credits from past months will be annulated in case you suspend your active subscription.

Updates on SDK and License Agreement

Renderforest SDK will be publicly available on the Renderforest SDK page. Please, always keep the latest version of Renderforest SDK to be sure you are using the updated and improved version of features of Renderforest SDK.

In case of any changes into the Renderforest SDK, Renderforest will correspondingly change this License Agreement. The latest version of Renderforest SDK License Agreement will always be available on this page. You are encouraged to continuously check this page to stay updated.

If any provision will legitimately be removed from the License Agreement, the rest of the provisions stated in this License Agreement will continue to be enforceable.

For any questions concerning Renderforest SDK or Renderforest License Agreement feel free to contact us at [email protected]

The last update to this agreement was made on May 16, 2019