Please read the following terms and conditions before accessing this programme.

It is a legal agreement between you (End User) and Ibolte.

By purchasing a licence key, you acknowledge you have read this Agreement, understood it and by your acceptance, you agree to be bound by its terms and conditions.

1. Basic Use:
Ibolte grants you, the user a limited, non-transferable, non-exclusive Sublicence to install the CD ROM or access the web version and use the enclosed programmes and related files (“software”) on one computer at a time for use by a single individual.

It is a Sublicence, not sold.

No other use is authorised without the express approval of Ibolte in writing.

In using this programme, you acknowledge all intellectual property rights, title and full ownership of the software remains exclusively the property of and are reserved to Ibolte and its Licensor.

Ibolte has been given the right to issue a Sublicence to End Users (this Sublicence). Ibolte grants to the End User a Sublicence solely for the subjects of Live-Wire Learning on this site.

2. Copyright and Ownership of the Data and Copying:
The End User acknowledges that the content, including text and graphics are copyrighted © 2003 Live-wire Learning, and the software are protected by International and New Zealand copyright law, all rights reserved.

It is illegal to create, distribute or allow distribution of unauthorised copies of the content and software.

Anyone guilty of such unethical deeds may be personally liable to fine and imprisonment as well as Civil Damages.

You must make sure that content and software are not stored on other people’s Hard Disks or Computers.

You may not rent, lease, loan or resell for profit the content and software.

3. Restrictions:
You (End User) agree not to reverse engineer, de-compile, disassemble or translate the software or otherwise attempt to derive the source code of the software except to the extent allowed by applicable law or to contest any of Ibolte’s/Live-Wire Learning’s intellectual property. Applicable law allows any information discovered must be disclosed to Ibolte/Live-wire Learning and shall be deemed confidential and proprietary information of Ibolte/Live-wire Learning. Any attempt to transfer any of the rights, duties or obligations under this Licence are void.

4. Confidentiality:
Single user licence codes for the CD ROM can only be used once and on one machine. Licence codes purchased for the web version can only be used once. Usernames, User IDs, and passwords are strictly confidential. Multi use of one login is strictly forbidden unless by prior arrangement.

5. Enhancements:
Any enhancement modifications, if any, made by Ibolte/Live-wire Learning from time to time are part of the software and are subject to the same conditions.

6. Disclaimer of Warranty and Limitation of Liability:
Ibolte is a licensed user of Live-wire Learning. The End User agrees Ibolte will not be liable for consequential, special, indirect or other similar damages or claims, including loss of profits or any other commercial damage.

In no event will Ibolte’s liability for damages to you or any other person ever exceed the greater of $1.00 or the Licence Fee price paid for the software, regardless of any form of claim.

Ibolte specifically disclaims all other warranties, expressed or implied, subject to the Consumer Guarantees Act 1993 (New Zealand) unless the software is used for "business purposes".

Ibolte makes no representations of warranty with respect to the merchantability or fitness of the software for any particular purpose, business or application.

The entire risk arising out of use or performance of the software remains with you.
Ibolte is not responsible for viruses that may be downloaded on to your computer or any effects as a consequence of using the Ibolte site or receiving emails from Ibolte.

7. Term:
The term of this Sublicence is until the end of the Academic Year (as defined in the Education Act 1989) provided. However, if this website is deactivated for any reason prior to the end of the Academic Year, the Sublicensee will be offered a CD version which contains all the content and information of the software and system at the date of deactivation.

This Sublicence is effective until terminated.

Termination will occur automatically without notice from Ibolte in the event that you fail to comply with any of the provisions of this Sublicence.

Upon termination, you may must destroy any written materials and all copies of the software. Clauses 2, 6, 7, 9, 10 and 11 survive termination of this agreement.

8. Export Restrictions:
You agree that you will not download, export or re-export the software to any country, person, entity or End User except in full compliance with applicable New Zealand laws and regulations and this Agreement.

9. Contracting Parties (School):
If the software is installed on computers owned by a corporation, including any school within the meaning of the Education Act 1989 or any Act in substitution, or other legal entity, then this agreement is formed by and between Ibolte/Live-wire Learning and such entity. The individual or person acknowledges in executing this agreement represents and warrants to Ibolte/Live-wire Learning that they have the authority to bind such entity to the terms and conditions of this agreement.

10. Indemnity:
You agree to defend and indemnify Ibolte/Live-wire Learning against all claims, losses, liabilities, damages and costs including lawyer's fees which Ibolte/Live-wire Learning may incur if you breach this agreement.

11. Invalidity:
If any provision of this agreement shall be invalid, the validity of the remaining provisions of the agreement shall not be affected.

12. Entire Agreement:
This Agreement is the entire agreement with Ibolte/Live-wire Learning Limited, with regard to this software and supersedes all prior agreements, written or oral, and other communications between Ibolte/Live-wire Learning and you with respect to the software.

13. Governing Law:
This Sublicence Agreement is governed by and shall be construed in accordance with the Laws of New Zealand and the parties irrevocably submit to the jurisdiction of New Zealand laws.

14. Information:
Live-wire Learning is the registered service mark of Live-wire Learning Limited and the logos used in this software are the intellectual property of Live-wire Learning Limited. Any unauthorized use is prohibited.

Ibolte is a company registered under New Zealand Law and is a Licensee of Live﷓Wire Learning Limited.

Should you have any questions concerning this Sublicence or if you desire to contact Ibolte for any reason, please contact Ibolte.

15. Refund Policy:
Ibolte does not issue refunds. Payments are full, final and for the period of time stipulated.

16. Disclaimer of Effectiveness:
While Live-wire Learning provides an opportunity for students to learn, we cannot guarantee the effectiveness of that at learning because of all the factors involved in the learning and revision process.

Likewise, we acknowledge that the question types differ from that used in actual NCEA exams and that the level a student works at in this programme does not guarantee that he/she will achieve that grade in an actual exam.

We have made every effort to ensure that the material reflects, as closely as possible, the requirements of the NCEA Achievement Standards.


A. Background
This is the web site of Ibolte/Live-wire Learning a registered trademark.

Our postal address is:

Ibolte Limited
3 Avenal Street
New Zealand

Our phone number
In New Zealand: 03 218 4747
from overseas: 64 3 218 4747

We can be reached via e-mail at

B. Notice and Disclosure
1. This Online Privacy Statement is made available to you in order to make you aware of how IBOLTE/LIVE-WIRE LEARNING collects and uses individual identifying information of visitors to IBOLTE/LIVE-WIRE LEARNING's website.

IBOLTE/LIVE-WIRE LEARNING respects your privacy.

2. IBOLTE collects information about users during their registration for our products and their participation in certain activities on our websites, including contests and polls; and through the use of cookies.

3. IBOLTE uses the individual identifying information in order to personalize your experience on our website and help provide security. These addresses are used by computers on the network to send the requested pages to users. In order to access certain portions of our website, such as LIVE-WIRE LEARNING modules and COOLPAGES users must register and provide certain information about themselves.

4. When users request pages from our server, our Web server automatically collects some information about the users, including their IP addresses. IBOLTE uses users' IP addresses to help diagnose problems with our server and to administer our website. We also use it to gather broad demographic information about our users in general. This information does not contain anything that can identify users personally.

5. We collect the e-mail addresses of those who communicate with us via e-mail, the e-mail addresses of those who make postings to our chat areas, and aggregate information on what pages consumers access or visit. We collect information volunteered by the consumer, such as survey information and/or site registrations.

6. IBOLTE does not give advertisers information about individual users of IBOLTE.

7. We do not partner with or have special relationships with any ad server companies.

8. We may combine demographic information supplied by a subscriber at registration with site usage data to provide profiles, in aggregate form, about our users and their preferences in the content of the site and advertising.

9. IBOLTE is committed to taking reasonable steps to protect the individual identifying information that you provide to us. The accuracy of your individual identifying information is important to IBOLTE. We are working on ways to make it easier for you to review and correct the information that IBOLTE maintains about you.

10. Registered IBOLTE/LIVE-WIRE LEARNING users can review their individual identifying information by logging in and changing their details.

C. Use of Cookies
1. Our site uses cookies to deliver content specific to users' interests and to honour their preferences. This information is used to assist us in creating a site that will serve the needs of our users.

2. A cookie is a small data file that certain Web sites write to your hard drive when you visit them. A cookie file can contain information such as a user ID that the site uses to track the pages you've visited, but the only personal information a cookie can contain is information you supply yourself.

3. A cookie can't read data off your hard disk or read cookie files created by other sites. Some parts of LIVE-WIRE LEARNING use cookies to track user traffic patterns. We do this in order to determine the usefulness of CCO information to our users and to see how effective our navigational structure is in helping users reach that information. IBOLTE Systems does not correlate this information with data about individual users, nor does it share this information or sell it to any third party.

4. With respect to cookies: IBOLTE uses non persistent cookies to store visitors preferences, customize Web page content based on visitors' browser type or other information that the visitor sends.

5. IBOLTE does not write any cookies to the users hard drive or attempt to access any email addresses or personal information on the users computer.

6. IBOLTE uses all reasonable precautions to keep the personal information disclosed to us secure and to disclose such information only to responsible third parties after permission from the user.

D. General
1. IBOLTE is not responsible for the content or the privacy polices of websites to which it may provide links or the websites of its advertisers, although all websites to which IBOLTE/LIVE-WIRE LEARNING links have been checked and are monitored for appropriate content.

2. If you have any questions about this privacy statement, the practices of this site or your dealings with IBOLTE, you can contact:

3. From time to time, we may use customer information for new, unanticipated uses not previously disclosed in our privacy notice.

4. If our information practices change at some time in the future we will use for these new purposes only data collected from the time of the policy change forward.

5. If you feel that this site is not following its stated information policy, you may contact us at the above addresses or phone number, The Privacy Commissioner by phone at 09 302 8680, Privacy Enquiries 09 302 8655, fax 09 302 2305, e-mail or electronically at