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Better Software for macOS

Information about Upgrades

Minor updates are free. Major upgrades are paid. Forever upgrades are forever.

This the short form of our upgrades policy and is valid for all our products.

Minor updates are "point" updates, for instance from 5.6 to 5.7, or from 1.0 to 1.1, or indeed from 1.0 to 1.9. You will never have to pay for these updates.

Major upgrades are "full" upgrades, for instance from 1.0 to 2.0, from 1.1 to 2.0, or from 3.1 to 4.8. These upgrades you need to pay for.

You can obviously continue using any version you own as long as you want to. They will never expire!

If you purchase a forever upgrade, you are entitled to all new versions of the product. You will never again be asked for an upgrade fee.

We hope that with this scheme, we can accommodate everybody. Some people hate upgrade fees but are prepared to pay for the true cost of the ongoing product development; they can choose the product + forever upgrade option.

Other people just want to get the product to a specific job, they don't want to pay for upgrades they won't use. Yet other people don't want to spend too much money on the initial purchase and see how things go.

You can cross-grade between a single member of the A Better Finder Series to the entire series by purchasing the forever upgrade to the Package deal.