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Old 07-09-2006, 12:51 PM   #1 (permalink)
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http://www.shoutwire.com/viewstory/1...from_Microsoft

"You get a letter with an unbranded CD and a post it letting you know all the software is on the CD and the serials are enclosed. When opening the CD you get a surprise Windows blue screen of death and the effect of the monitor shutting down. Then you get a message from Microsoft, that you are lucky time this is just a DM, but next time your machine can crash for real if you use bootleg software."
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Link doesn't work, Bad request
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I would say its a crock of crap and wouldn't believe it.
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it works if you delete half the link up untill the 18863 number, but its a load of bs.
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i dont believe that bull
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doubltful. Its the same as WGA turning off PC's. Cant and wont happen. No way M$ could force Companies to make sure they are fully updated and such. Just too much $$ involved to get every company that runs M$ software to get everything updated.

So it isnt real. It be bull....
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Besides, it sounds rather illegal. 'Course, I'm no lawyer, it just doesn't sound legal to me...
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