The Contact Manager add-on requires you to grant permissions to several services associated with your Google Account. It uses the simple and secure OAuth 2 protocol to get data from the user’s Google account and does not have access to your account password.
The Contact Manager add-on use of information received from Google Restricted scopes APIs will adhere to Google's Limited Use requirements https://support.google.com/cloud/answer/9110914#explain-types
Here’s a summary of the permissions that the add-on requires and why does it require access to these services.
1. Contact Manager – Permissions Explained
Connect to an external service – When you buy a Contact Manager licenses, it connects to the external vendor to verify your payment and activate the product.
Manage drafts and send emails when you interact with the add-on – The add on needs to manage draft email for getting contact information and send email when user needs to do it
View your email messages when you interact with the add-on – The add-on will need this scope for reading email messages and use these information for displaying and updating google contact
Run as a Gmail add-on – the add on needs scopes for running addons as Gmail addon
See, edit, download, and permanently delete your contacts – the add on needs scopes for creating, updating, displaying and deleting contact
View your country, language, and timezone – The add-on support multiple languages so we need this scope
Run as a Calendar add-on – You can manage contacts inside calendar add-on
Edit the events you open in Google Calendar – the add on can insert attendee to current calendar event
See the events you open in Google Calendar – the add on will read current calendar event information
The app will not collect your information only with your consent; it only collects the minimum amount of information that is necessary to operate the add-on.
No humans will read any of your data including email messages. If you require technical help, the app may ask you to share your add-on settings with the developer for support.
The app will not store your data on non-Google servers. All your settings are stored on Google servers inside the property store of the Google project associated with the addon.
The app will not use any of your data for market research, advertising, serving personalized content, retargeting, or recommendations.
The App will only use access to Gmail to send emails on your behalf and will not use your data for any other purpose.
We will not transfer or share your information with others unless doing so is necessary to provide and improve these features, comply with applicable law, or as part of a merger, acquisition, or sale of assets.
Google sign-in will authenticate your identity and provide you the option to share certain personal information with us such as your email address. The information you provide is held in strict confidence. We collect this information to generate your user license, send payment receipts and communicate with the user about product updates.
If your personal information changes, or if you no longer desire our service, you may delete or deactivate it by uninstalling our Google add-on or by contacting us. We will respond to your request within 5 business days.
We use other third parties payment processor, such as PayPal to bill you for services and live chat service to assist you if you have questions while using our website or regarding your order. We neither store nor have access to your credit card details.