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Edited by 20 Below - 8/7/11 at 9:15pm
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post #2 of 15
Firstly, you cant take about illegal or pirated software here on OCN.
Secondly, "Since I am new to bios my dads friend is going to come over and help me setup the mobo etc." what do you mean by BIOS? I think you have mixed up the terminology.
    
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Since I am new to bios my dads friend is going to come over and help me setup the mobo etc. Should I buy a legit copy or what. He is IT that works for state.
Troll.........or needs help. Either way illegal is a no no here and thats one of the few if not the ONLY rule i agree with.
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Didnt know I could not talk about it. Close topic.
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post #5 of 15
Depends on the quality of the pirate copy. Some of them are fine, some are bundled with all sorts of crap. If you are "new to bios", I suggest giving it a miss.
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20 Below: ask for BIOS help (UEFI, actually) in The Official ASUS P8P67/P8Z68 Series Owners Club.

That is, if I correctly remember which board you have.
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post #7 of 15
friends don't let friends use illegal stuff - whatsoever.
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post #8 of 15
You'd be better off checking out mydigitallife for this topic rather than here. You can find a tool to mod your BIOS and inject SLIC 2.1 tables into it, along with a legal certificate, key, and copy of W7, to install and activate W7.
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learn to spell and learn to not make threads that go against the sites tos ... if you do just dont tell us ....
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learn to spell and learn to not make threads that go against the sites tos ... if you do just dont tell us ....
I see what you did there.
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