Data protection

Privacy policy

Prudence with and protection of user-specific data is one of MAGROUND’s utmost concerns. In order to justify the confidence you place in us, we inform you about the nature, the extent and the usage of the data collected by us, and thus we guarantee maximum transparency. The conditions stated below apply to all MAGROUND offers as far as no other formal or contractual conditions are stated online or offline.

Personal data

MAGROUND collects specific personal data from the users of this website. Access to the complete database and downloads of content are exclusively reserved to registered users. Registration primarily serves for providing the necessary contact and account information for the processing of orders as well as for the issuing of invoices and for the maintenance of user accounts. Furthermore, MAGROUND may use specific account information of registered users to conduct credit queries. The information is used internally for forwarding information concerning updates and interesting offers, e.g. new services or special promotions. Customer information will not be sold or leased to third parties. MAGROUND may share contact information with partner or associated organisations in order to use special advantages or offers. The optional creation of user accounts makes it possible to offer products and services according to individual interests. Additionally, MAGROUND compiles all user data to obtain a utilization profile of an offer. This way, for instance statistics for the most frequently used search terms can be generated in anonymized processes.

Changing user data? In case your user data (address, bank account data etc.) changes or you want your customer account to be deactivated, please send us a notice using the contact form. This form can also be used for terminating the newsletter.


The protection of personal information is constantly under control by a number of security precautions and is adjusted by continuous updates to new standards. Despite these efforts, we cannot guarantee complete online security. Thus, MAGROUND cannot assume any liability for eventual access to or damages of the website by so-called hackers.


Upon the visit of our website, MAGROUND sends a cookie to your computer. This is a small file that is stored on the hard drive of your computer and allows the identification of the computer but not of its user. This serves for making the website more user-friendly, for example by saving individual preferences and on the other hand, it allows for the comprehensive functions of the site. For example, MAGROUND sends a cookie to your computer for identifying the images you saved in the light table. If you have disabled cookies in your browser, this may result in a reduction of available functions.

Google Analytics is a Google Inc. (Google) owned web analysis service. Google Analytics uses cookies: text data that is stored on your computer in order to analyse how the website is used. The information generated by the cookie on your usage of the website (including your IP address) is transferred to a Google server in the USA and stored there. Google will use this information to analyse the way you use the website, to draw up reports on website activities for the website operator and to provide further services which are connected to the website and internet usage. In certain cases, Google also transfers this data to a third party, i.e. if Google is required to do so by law or if it commissions a third party to process the data. Google will never bring your IP address into contact with other Google inc. data. You can set your browser software to disable the installation of cookies. However, bear in mind that in this case you may not be able to use a large number of functions at our website. By using this website, you give your consent to the processing of the collected data by Google as described above and for the purpose described above.


MAGROUND does not sell or lease e-mail addresses.


The websites MAGROUND refers to by links are subject to their own privacy policies. Thus, MAGROUND is not responsible for external content and therefore recommends their users to inform themselves about the respective privacy policies of other sites. This applies particularly for websites collecting information that allows for a personal identification of the user.

Modifications of the privacy policy MAGROUND reserves the right to modify this privacy policy. Any changes will be announced on the website.

If you have any questions regarding this privacy policy or concerns regarding the provision of personal information to MAGROUND, please contact our customer service under: