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A couple of questions about pirated windows.


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#1 Cool_Dude_Clem

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Posted 27 October 2008 - 12:04 PM

I needed to re-install windows XP on one of my computers, but I don't have the disc anymore, it got lost years ago, so I downloaded Windows XP from a bittorrent site and installed it, but I'm not sure if it's safe to use a pirated copy of windows for the web. Is it? I'm using my old windows 2000 computer to post this. Also, I downloaded a program to activate windows, it worked fine for a while. But now when I boot up, windows tells me I have only a few days left to activate it, and when I click yes to activate it it says "Windows is already activated", what's gong on?

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Posted 27 October 2008 - 12:11 PM

The following is one of the forum rules, please read it.

No subject matter will be allowed whose purpose is to defeat existing copyright or security measures. If a user persists and/or the activity is obviously illegal the staff reserves the right to remove such content and/or ban the user. This would also mean encouraging the use or continued use of pirated software is not permitted, and subject to the same consequences.

You have not only downloaded a illegal copy of Windows XP, but have used an illegal means of obtaining a product code. Both of these are against our forum rules. I will have a moderator close this thread.

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Posted 27 October 2008 - 12:23 PM

The above post says it all

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