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Does anyone know where I can get a copy of Windows Vista RC2? It seems Microsoft had it avalible for a while on their website, but pulled it for some reason
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Does anyone know where I can get a copy of Windows Vista RC2? It seems Microsoft had it avalible for a while on their website, but pulled it for some reason
Is it illigal to give a friend a copy of rc2 if the first friend has a legit copy and valid keys? If so I can help ya out. If not, I duno who these 'friends' are...
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Is it illigal to give a friend a copy of rc2 if the first friend has a legit copy and valid keys? If so I can help ya out. If not, I duno who these 'friends' are...
As far as I know, it is not illigal to give me a copy of RC2, since Microsoft is not charging anything for it in the first place, and I have a ligit key for RC1
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it doesn't matter if u give ur whole family it, since u can get a valid key for free, but at then end of this year when vista is on sale the keys will become invalid and u will have to buy a copy and then its illegal..
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Is it illigal to give a friend a copy of rc2 if the first friend has a legit copy and valid keys? If so I can help ya out. If not, I duno who these 'friends' are...
The reason it got pulled off was because the winmen decided to only give it to a limited crowd. And indeed if its free how can it be illegal to pass on?
    
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I don't know if it is illegal, but I would imagine that its not, only because you still need the required License Key from Microsoft. Which he already has, I might add.
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You don't really have permission to do it, but microsoft wouldn't pay any attention to it
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You don't really have permission to do it, but microsoft wouldn't pay any attention to it
Why dont we have permission to do it? Does it say somewhere in the EULA that we cant transfer it?
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