I agree completely - and the design and implementation of Ping Plotter's "phone home" key validation systems took this into account in a considerable fashion. <br><br>The data that Ping Plotter sends to the server is clearly described both in the program and on my web site for the specific purpose of not deceiving the users. The data is sent in clear text format so anyone can "sniff" this information to see what is being sent out.<br><br>