Shield with check mark Privacy

We strongly support your right to privacy in Figures.

We are in the business of building and selling software, not your information. We try to collect as little data as possible while providing you a great experience. When we do collect information, we try to be clear about why it's being collected and give you a way to opt out.

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When you reach out for support, we collect:

The information is collected to help solve your support question and communicate with you about it. We retain emails and other communication indefinitely in order to:

If you want to have your communications removed, email us at

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If you purchased the app through the Mac App Store, update checking is managed by the operating system. In that case, all information is processed by Apple.

If you purchased the app via direct download from our website, a request for updates is sent occasionally by default. The request contains the app name and version number to identify whether an update is available. The operating system you're using is also sent to be sure it's compatible with the latest version. Update checking in the direct download version of the app can be turned off in the preferences window.

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Data we collect is backed up in case of a catastrophic data loss event. Personal information that has been deleted may continue to persist in backups for up to 3 months. This backup information is never accessed unless a significant data loss event has occurred, and the backup data must be restored.

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To get information about personal information collected by any third-party services we use, please contact them directly.

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If you'd like to exercise your rights under a right-to-privacy regulation such as the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR), please contact us at We honor all such requests to remove your data from our systems.

Our website and app are directed to people who are at least 13 years old. If you are under the age of 13, per the requirements of the Children’s Online Privacy Protection Act, do not use this website.

Question mark Questions and Feedback

Please email us at if you have any questions about our data collection policies. Changes to our policy will be summarized here.