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jason

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Microsoft to convert pirate XP to legit for UK users
« on: November 25, 2004, 01:09:58 PM »
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This is for people who have purchased a machine with a pre-installed dodgey copy of XP. It does not apply to you guys who have warzed it (not that anyone reading this has).

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Microsoft to convert pirate XP to legit for UK users
« Reply #1 on: November 25, 2004, 01:29:24 PM »
you must send them a cd-r disk with "xp" ritten on it with a cd marker pen and a written copy of the key in your own handwriting

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Microsoft to convert pirate XP to legit for UK users
« Reply #2 on: November 25, 2004, 01:37:42 PM »
i think they're really just trying to find out who is selling dodgy copies of XP
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Microsoft to convert pirate XP to legit for UK users
« Reply #3 on: November 25, 2004, 01:47:40 PM »
Yer, getting the customers to grass up the cheap PC builders.
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Re: Microsoft to convert pirate XP to legit for UK users
« Reply #4 on: November 25, 2004, 03:43:25 PM »
lol, I can see that address out my window, if they have a same postie as me they wont get any CDs in their post
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Microsoft to convert pirate XP to legit for UK users
« Reply #5 on: November 25, 2004, 03:58:54 PM »
you what?
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