Did you Buy or Crack?

Discussion in 'General Off-Topic Chat' started by Thunder Kai, Oct 6, 2016.

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  1. Too much of a hassle to crack and have the money...

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  2. Why buy when i can get for free?

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  3. Bit of both

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  1. Thunder Kai
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    Thunder Kai #TeamRem

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    Did you buy or crack major PC programs? (Photoshop and Vegas Pro to anti viruses)
    Do not forget this still applies :D
     
  2. Thunder Kai
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    Thunder Kai #TeamRem

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    when i can't edit the title...
     
  3. Autz

    Autz GBAtemp Advanced Fan

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    Both.
     
  4. zoogie

    zoogie playing around in the dsiware

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    Good crack is worth paying for.
     
  5. LiveLatios

    LiveLatios Profesionnal Scalie

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    why
    I buy antiviruses and whatnot, and who the hell doesn't pirate sony vegas
     
  6. Logan Pockrus

    Logan Pockrus Knawledge is key.

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    I only pirate old games. I try to purchase games on current-generation systems, and I sure as hell don't pirate PC games/software (too big of a gamble; you may get a game/software, or maybe a virus).

    EDIT: Oh, and I refuse to use antivirus, so I don't need to pay for it. :yay:
     
    Last edited by Logan Pockrus, Oct 6, 2016
  7. Posghetti

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    I pirate alot, but I legitly buy games and dlc sometimes to help show my support :D
     
  8. VinsCool

    VinsCool Neges Singula

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    Dammit dude I was about to post that :angry:
     
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  9. Lilith Valentine

    Lilith Valentine GBATemp's Wolf-husky™ Melodramatic fool

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    I do a little of everything.
    I buy games when I really want them. Crack the ones I am unsure of. I also buy most of my games when they are on sale or wait for the random times when games are given out for free.
     
  10. migles

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    i actually thought this thread would be about drugs....

    or photoshop for advance edit pictures from time to time.. i mean sure we have gimp, but photoshop is still a great tool and it is better IMHO, i am just a kid who likes to edit pictures for fun...
    if i had a career or used theese tools for work and get money, yeah, it's an investment! you should buy them!
    but i ain't pay 500 bucks or what it is price now to photoshop my school crush to a naked body every once in a while... what if some day i find her on web cam websites? that would be a total waste.. and i don't needed photoshop anymore
     
  11. LiveLatios

    LiveLatios Profesionnal Scalie

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    why
    Avast, Malwarebytes, AVG, (dare i say) McAfee

    there are tons of free ones... the only one worth paying for imo is Kaspersky
     
  12. DarkFlare69

    DarkFlare69 GBAtemp Psycho!

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    I pay for steam games because sometimes you can't play online with cracks. If it's an offline only game I'll crack. I have never heard of anyone who's actually bought sony vegas.
     
  13. flame1234

    flame1234 GBAtemp Advanced Fan

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    What about Windows Defender?
     
  14. CitizenSnips

    CitizenSnips a seldom-used crab named Lucky

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    i sometimes buy games, but all the programs like photoshop and vegas i obtain with... other means :tpi:
     
  15. migles

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    just as i told as a joke before..
    no one buys theese tools unless they do have careers and jobs that need them...
    no one will buy a 500 tool just to do amateur stuff...
    as for famous youtubers, fuck you! if you are someone famous and can spend 1000 bucks on a camera, another big buck for a fancy radio\studio mic, ultrageous pc specs etc etc. you own a lot to sony vegas or adobe premier or what the editor you use...
     
  16. osaka35

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    I plead the 5th.
     
  17. Logan Pockrus

    Logan Pockrus Knawledge is key.

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    The reason I don't use antivirus isn't because it costs money; it's because I don't think antivirus is necessary. I have not installed a single virus in years...ironically, the last time I had issues like that was back when I used antivirus.
     
  18. VinLark

    VinLark This machine kills bourgeois sentimentality.

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    I buy games when I can, but I have cracked programs like Vegas Pro, Photoshop, Most games and such.
     
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