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I really don't want to sound like a dumb a$$ but what exactly is a bit torrent, is that like limewire, or what?
a "torrent" is a tracker file, and you open it with a torrent client, like utorrent or bitcomet, and you can search for torrents at mininova.org or torrentspy.com
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then u can run it with Daemon Tools and make i virtual DVD and install it or us a burn program like Nero and burn the image to a DVD. and theres ure copy of Vista.....p.s. it sucks
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I actually have the feb ctp, and it sucks.. still alot of bugs, its feature compleat, but some stuff dosent work, memory leaks, bugs, crashes, bsod, its HORRIBLE.. wait till public beta 2...
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I have build 5308 which was released in February. It is a nice looking O.S. but there is a lot of overhead which causes it to run slow. I didn't have a problem finding drivers for it but some faught back when trying to install them. If my XP Pro looked like Vista does, I would be very happy! The copy going around torrent is valid for 13 days but you can disable 2 services in msconfig, and you will get a about a year out of it.
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Last I looked, it was still on MSDN. But you have to have a subscription to some kind of service.
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Last I looked, it was still on MSDN. But you have to have a subscription to some kind of service.
Legally
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Legally is for wimps!
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post #28 of 36
Its great working for a company that has MSDN license. Wish i could give you a copy but i cant. Like others said torrents are they way to go.

http://ts.searching.com/torrent/6154...sta_beta_2_DVD
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Legally is for wimps!
It is piracy, and people like you that are bringing Microsoft down. I HATE it when people brag about ripping software, music, and all that other stuff because it hurts the market extremely bad. Just look at Microsoft's stock worths over the last 21 years.
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It is piracy, and people like you that are bringing Microsoft down. I HATE it when people brag about ripping software, music, and all that other stuff because it hurts the market extremely bad. Just look at Microsoft's stock worths over the last 21 years.
I think Microsoft can spare a couple bucks.
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