Viruses and malware StudentWaiver
Instructions: Print this form and have the student fill form out completely before any work begins on student's personal computer.
Personal Computer Repair Waiver Form
Release and Indemnity
(By signing below I agree to the following):
I authorize the Technology Help and Support Desk at Middlebury College (hereafter referred to as the 'Helpdesk') to perform work on my computer. I understand that the Helpdesk is not an authorized service dealer. Further, I agree to release, indemnify, and hold harmless the Helpdesk or it’s agent from liability for any claims or damages of any kind or description that may arise from any computer work performed on my computer. I understand that the Helpdesk is not responsible for any data loss, which may occur as a result of work done on my computer.
Read Agreement and Initial Boxes Below:
||I certify that I am the expressed owner of the computer system described in this document. In the event that I am found not to be the true expressed owner of this computer system, I assume all liability for any claim made as the result of the technical support rendered by the Helpdesk on this computer system, including those claims which assert negligence on the part of the Helpdesk.|
|I understand that technical support rendered by the Helpdesk may void manufacturer warranties for this computer system. The Helpdesk does not assume any liability or warranty in the event that the manufacturer warranties are voided.|
|I understand any time a computer is accessed, there is risk of damage including, but not limited to, permanent loss of data or programs, and total loss of function of the computer. This risk is increased when the computer has been infected with viruses, worms, or other malicious software.|
|I understand I am responsible for backing up any data (see Note 1 below) on the computer.|
I expressly waive all claims against the Helpdesk for any damages to this computer system or to data that are incidental to the technical support rendered by the Helpdesk.
Please PRINT your name, Student ID number and Date:
Full Name: ________________________________________
Student ID: ________________________
Today's Date: ______________________
Note 1: Data is defined as: Any information not part of the operating system software, applications system software or related software that is stored on the computer system described in this document or on any device that
interacts with the computer system described in this document.