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Old 10-16-2006, 12:57 PM   #1 (permalink)
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Default Application on CD: any possibility of getting rid of the CD?


Some applications, like games or dictionaries require the CD to function.

I would like to be able to use these applications without the CD...

How can I do that?


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Old 10-16-2006, 03:40 PM   #2 (permalink)
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It's illegal to modify the .exe content, however if you don't want to use the original CD I suggest making a backup of it and using that instead. I'm pretty sure that's legal to do if you don't distribute the copy.

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Old 10-16-2006, 06:29 PM   #3 (permalink)
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There is an application (sorry the name escapes me) that takes some of your hard drive and makes it a virtual CD-ROM drive. You can then copy the contens of the CD on to this partition of your drive and you will no longer need the CD. If you google this you will find probably a few apps that can do this.
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