If you download a Windows XP SP3 Torrent...

Discussion in 'Computer Games and General Discussion' started by SavageWaffle, Jun 15, 2008.

  1. SavageWaffle
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    SavageWaffle GBAtemp Maniac

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    And a master key/activation key is provided, will it deny it if another person has already used it?
     
  2. Twiffles

    Twiffles танковые победы

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    I don't think so.
     
  3. xcalibur

    xcalibur Gbatemp's Chocolate Bear

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    For the initial installation it won't but to get any automatic updates make sure you don't download WGA checker.
     
  4. coolbho3000

    coolbho3000 GBATemp Kikkoman Naturally Brewed SoySauce Fanatic

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    A VLK (corporate) edition should not ask you to activate. Of course, downloading Microsoft software that requires validation (Windows Media Player...) will not work.
     
  5. Richy Freeway

    Richy Freeway GBAtemp Advanced Fan

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    Yes it will. It all depends on the VLK key you use... [​IMG]

    It's a cat n mouse game with MS. Find a new key, it works for 6 months, then they ban it.
     
  6. Urza

    Urza hi

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    If you don't install the WGA validator, they will never check.

    Any key will be fine.
     
  7. SavageWaffle
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    SavageWaffle GBAtemp Maniac

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    Thanks, close topic please.
     
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