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post #1 of 17
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i read on the inter-web that u can only have one license, and only one reinstall per copy. is this true? if it is then this could be the biggest flop ever. at $200 a pop, there is no way the average cookie is going to be able to afford this.
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post #2 of 17
no that changed a while ago
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post #3 of 17
no they changed it, it was suppose to be lilke that originally but i believe they changed it due to possibility of losing business i think, anyways im sure that the oem is still like that jsut like it is with xp
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post #4 of 17
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Originally Posted by Evere@dy View Post
i read on the inter-web that u can only have one license, and only one reinstall per copy. is this true? if it is then this could be the biggest flop ever. at $200 a pop, there is no way the average cookie is going to be able to afford this.
I believe they changed that rule because so many ppl were also upset about it. Im pretty sure there is no limit on the reinstalls, its just like XP
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post #5 of 17
hehe beat you to it lol
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post #6 of 17
Its a rip anyways, i heard there are quite a few security features on it. Like you can only play licensed music on wmp

Pft!
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post #7 of 17
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kk, thx all! but how many computers can 1 copy be installed on?
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post #8 of 17
it's changed now. Safe to buy....
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post #9 of 17
I wonder how OCing will be in vista though.
    
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post #10 of 17
Quote:
Originally Posted by IcedEarth View Post
Its a rip anyways, i heard there are quite a few security features on it. Like you can only play licensed music on wmp

Pft!
it's not a ripoff if you want to play DX10 games
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