Proprietary software

Updated: 10/02/2017 by Computer Hope

proprietary softwareProprietary software may refer to any of the following:

1. Proprietary software, also known as closed-source software, is copyrighted software that prohibits the redistribution or modification of its program. Legal information about a program can be found in the license agreement.

2. Proprietary software is also software designed to work on a specific hardware platform or operating system.

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