htf is offered as part of a community edition and a commercial edition.

The community edition allows private persons to use htf for free and allows up to 3 users in a commercial context.

If you need more than three users, please get a commercial edition.

Edition Comparison

Community Edition

Commercial Edition

Use for free in private context



Use for free in commercial context

Yes, but only for up to 3 users


Number of users

Up to 3 users

Depends on the edition

Community Edition

The community edition contains a edition file for the core features of htf.

In order to use the community edition, please read about Installing the community version. Please also note our End-User License Agreement (EULA) and our Privacy Policy.


End-User License Agreement (EULA) of HILSTER Testing Framework (htf)

This End-User License Agreement (“EULA”) is a legal agreement between you and HILSTER

This EULA agreement governs your acquisition and use of our HILSTER Testing Framework (htf) software (“Software”) directly from HILSTER or indirectly through a HILSTER authorized reseller or distributor (a “Reseller”).

Please read this EULA agreement carefully before completing the installation process and using the HILSTER Testing Framework (htf) software. It provides a license to use the HILSTER Testing Framework (htf) software and contains warranty information and liability disclaimers.

If you register for a free trial of the HILSTER Testing Framework (htf) software, this EULA agreement will also govern that trial. By clicking “accept” or installing and/or using the HILSTER Testing Framework (htf) software, you are confirming your acceptance of the Software and agreeing to become bound by the terms of this EULA agreement.

If you are entering into this EULA agreement on behalf of a company or other legal entity, you represent that you have the authority to bind such entity and its affiliates to these terms and conditions. If you do not have such authority or if you do not agree with the terms and conditions of this EULA agreement, do not install or use the Software, and you must not accept this EULA agreement.

This EULA agreement shall apply only to the Software supplied by HILSTER herewith regardless of whether other software is referred to or described herein. The terms also apply to any HILSTER updates, supplements, Internet-based services, and support services for the Software, unless other terms accompany those items on delivery. If so, those terms apply. This EULA was created by EULA Template for HILSTER Testing Framework (htf).

License Grant

HILSTER hereby grants you a personal, non-transferable, non-exclusive licence to use the HILSTER Testing Framework (htf) software on your devices in accordance with the terms of this EULA agreement.

You are permitted to load the HILSTER Testing Framework (htf) software (for example a PC, laptop, mobile or tablet) under your control. You are responsible for ensuring your device meets the minimum requirements of the HILSTER Testing Framework (htf) software.

You are not permitted to:

  • Edit, alter, modify, adapt, translate or otherwise change the whole or any part of the Software nor permit the whole or any part of the Software to be combined with or become incorporated in any other software, nor decompile, disassemble or reverse engineer the Software or attempt to do any such things

  • Reproduce, copy, distribute, resell or otherwise use the Software for any commercial purpose for more than 3 users

  • Allow any third party to use the Software on behalf of or for the benefit of any third party

  • Use the Software in any way which breaches any applicable local, national or international law

  • use the Software for any purpose that HILSTER considers is a breach of this EULA agreement

Intellectual Property and Ownership

HILSTER shall at all times retain ownership of the Software as originally downloaded by you and all subsequent downloads of the Software by you. The Software (and the copyright, and other intellectual property rights of whatever nature in the Software, including any modifications made thereto) are and shall remain the property of HILSTER.

HILSTER reserves the right to grant licences to use the Software to third parties.


This EULA agreement is effective from the date you first use the Software and shall continue until terminated. You may terminate it at any time upon written notice to HILSTER.

It will also terminate immediately if you fail to comply with any term of this EULA agreement. Upon such termination, the licenses granted by this EULA agreement will immediately terminate and you agree to stop all access and use of the Software. The provisions that by their nature continue and survive will survive any termination of this EULA agreement.

Governing Law

This EULA agreement, and any dispute arising out of or in connection with this EULA agreement, shall be governed by and construed in accordance with the laws of de.


Privacy Policy

At HILSTER License Server, accessible from https://licenses.hilster.io, one of our main priorities is the privacy of our visitors. This Privacy Policy document contains types of information that is collected and recorded by HILSTER License Server and how we use it.

If you have additional questions or require more information about our Privacy Policy, do not hesitate to contact us.

General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR)

We are a Data Controller of your information.

HILSTER legal basis for collecting and using the personal information described in this Privacy Policy depends on the Personal Information we collect and the specific context in which we collect the information:

HILSTER needs to perform a contract with you You have given HILSTER permission to do so Processing your personal information is in HILSTER legitimate interests HILSTER needs to comply with the law HILSTER will retain your personal information only for as long as is necessary for the purposes set out in this Privacy Policy. We will retain and use your information to the extent necessary to comply with our legal obligations, resolve disputes, and enforce our policies. Our Privacy Policy was generated with the help of GDPR Privacy Policy Generator and the GDPR Privacy Policy Generator.

If you are a resident of the European Economic Area (EEA), you have certain data protection rights. If you wish to be informed what Personal Information we hold about you and if you want it to be removed from our systems, please contact us.

In certain circumstances, you have the following data protection rights:

  • The right to access, update or to delete the information we have on you.

  • The right of rectification.

  • The right to object.

  • The right of restriction.

  • The right to data portability

  • The right to withdraw consent

Log Files

HILSTER License Server follows a standard procedure of using log files. These files log visitors when they visit websites. All hosting companies do this and a part of hosting services’ analytics. The information collected by log files include internet protocol (IP) addresses, browser type, Internet Service Provider (ISP), date and time stamp, referring/exit pages, and possibly the number of clicks. These are not linked to any information that is personally identifiable. The purpose of the information is for analyzing trends, administering the site, tracking users’ movement on the website, and gathering demographic information.


By using the community edition, you hereby consent to our Privacy Policy and agree to its terms.

Commercial Edition

To get a commercial edition, please contact us via e-mail.