Teaching using Lite on student's laptop. Is it ok if I own myself a legit copy of VX Ace?

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Hello once again community. Today I have an interesting question to ask. Let's say you got a High school kid, that had some Scratch classes, and he was excited. Now... the kid wants to go just a step further, and do stuff like scratch but more interesting.
So, I thought of RPG Maker VX Ace Lite. As long as it works like a demo, I believe I can install it to the kid's laptop and work with that. Eventually at a point I assume, if he likes the class the mom will buy a license for the whole thing. But the question is that I use RPG Maker VX Ace Lite for a commercial purpose.
I always got with me my crappy laptop that has a legit copy of VX Ace. So it comes down to this.
Is it ok for the kid to have the demo in his laptop for a while, while I will be teaching on my own laptop using a legit copy of VX Ace?
I mean, technically, I can teach using my own laptop and the kid goes home and installs the Lite version and it is actually the same thing, but I want to be ethical correct about this, first with myself, because I want to always give a good example to every one of my students. I can't imagine a student asking me about if it is ok to use Lite in class and then myself replying: "Oh! I don't know, I am gonna ask". So here I am asking before acting. Thanks for your time people.
 
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What he installs on his own computer has nothing to do with what you install on yours.

Ace and Ace Lite are not the same thing. Lite is NOT a demo. The Ace demo is a completely different thing. Lite does not require a license, but is limited in what it can do. He can use it for as long as he wants to, but he'll probably find the limits a bit restrictive.

What you cannot do is install your Ace on his computer, or give him your Ace key. It's obvious that's not what you're intending, so there's no issue.
 

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Yes of course Shaz! :)
So I fhe uses the limited Lite for start there will be no issue. Good.
Thanks for the reply, I think he will like it so he will actually get it on Steam eventually, but you know, I am a freak when it comes to what is permitted, so I wanted to be sure.
 

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