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Protektor

If you need to deploy a vvvv project and want to protect your source code (intellectual property) and to make sure that it is only running a certain number of copies or for a certain period of time you can use a vvvv dongle.

For an additional fee to the basic licensing costs you can buy a dongle (for each license). With a dongle you get access to the Protektor tool that allows you to protect your work from being run without your permission. While the files of your project can still be copied freely vvvv will only run them if a dongle that you prepared is present. And even with the dongle present vvvv will not display your patches but only renderers.


Protection works for x86 and x64 builds of vvvv and also supports boygrouping setups in which every client and server needs a dongle.

The following types of files are being encrypted:

  • v4p
  • fx (dx9 only)

By design the system always protects a whole project and can then only load protected files. Running a project with a mix of protected and unprotected source files is not possible.

In a patch you can use Dongle (VVVV) to check for the presence of the dongle periodically and take according action if the dongle is missing.

For pricing and ordering please see Licensing.

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~58min ago

joreg: @xd_nitro: got it. see \girlpower\VL\Animation\MultiTouch for a little #vl example of doing this #vvvv

~18h ago

xd_nitro: will do Joreg. @cat - poss but can't move to 50 anyway.

~22h ago

catweasel: zoom-pan-rotate-touchgestures @XD_nitro, could VL do what you need?

~1d ago

joreg: @xd_nitro: from looking at that patch i don't really understand what it is doing: can you start a forumthread and specify your needs?

~1d ago

xd_nitro: oh it's a contribution not forum. doh! multitouch-stack-revived

~1d ago

xd_nitro: hey y'all - anyone up for doing some sponsored work on multitouch-stack-revived?

~2d ago

tonfilm: @all please update your VVVV.OpenVR pack, important bugfix: vvvv.openvr #htc #vive #oculus #rift #vr

~2d ago

~2d ago

id144: @joreg i'm not sure where to start with the requests, everything i know is wrong and yoghurt

~2d ago

joreg: only 5 requests but already 20 proposals for #node17 workshops. keep'em coming: node17-call-for-workshops #vvvv #vl #visualprogramming