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#1 lazj


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Posted 29 July 2005 - 02:46 PM

I purchased a screensaver diskette a few years ago and it worked fine. I recently purchased a new computer. I tried to install the screensaver diskette but I get a window that states "Illegal Install"
"Diskette is not original copy" I tried to contact the company I purchased it from but they are out of business. The company was Soft World's Fair. Is there a way to unlock the data on the diskette? :thumbsup: :flowers: :trumpet:

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#2 NullWolf


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Posted 27 August 2005 - 12:51 PM

Usually there's a text file or somthing that was written to when you used it previously that basically tells it that you've used it already.

Extreamely low-level copy protection.

Couldn't give you an exact solution for this specific thing, but just general knowledge.
May want to google the problem.

Edited by NullWolf, 27 August 2005 - 12:51 PM.

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Posted 29 August 2005 - 06:16 PM

Try opening the floppy and see what files are in it.

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