Jump to content

Do you use pirate Windows?


PiNoY
 Share

Do you use pirated Windows?  

29 members have voted

  1. 1. Do you use pirated Windows?

    • Yes
    • No
    • Not sure
      0
    • Sometimes
    • When my sister told me so!


Recommended Posts

I had the legal version of windows 7. But when I decided to re-install my whole OS on a clean slate, because my computer started getting laggy. For some reason my legal copy of windows 7 would not activate with the key anymore. And there was no way to get a new one, so I was like screw this and downloaded a cracked version.

 

I usually dont like using illegal versions of operating systems, but in this case I didn't feel like paying a bunch of money again for another copy of win7, when I should just be able to install the legal one again.

Link to comment
Share on other sites

Was recently offered a hack/cracked win 7. I refused and will always refuse it. I'm still running my legal copy of XP pro.

1. reason is you never know what someone hid in it (spyware/keylogger who knows) the other is its very checkable IMHO

and if you have problems no support.

 

2. its illegal

Link to comment
Share on other sites

I'm not against those who can't afford things downloading pirated copies but to do so with an OS is just stupid IMO. You'll end up getting caught, and you might not think Microsoft would bother spending all that money to take you to court or w/e for the price of 1 copy of windows but you can be sure they'd wanna make an example of you, and im sure they could suffer the loss of a few thousand dollars on a lawsuit.

 

I'd never run a non-legal copy of an OS. Even though I dont wanna give MS any of my money, if I use their OS it's because the alternatives don't suit me, and when there are plenty of free Linux OS's out there, there's no excuse for running pirated windows IMO.

 

PS: Joe can you get me a job? Lol..

  • Like 1
Link to comment
Share on other sites

Join the conversation

You can post now and register later. If you have an account, sign in now to post with your account.

Guest
Reply to this topic...

×   Pasted as rich text.   Paste as plain text instead

  Only 75 emoji are allowed.

×   Your link has been automatically embedded.   Display as a link instead

×   Your previous content has been restored.   Clear editor

×   You cannot paste images directly. Upload or insert images from URL.

 Share

×
×
  • Create New...

Important Information

By using this site, you agree to our Terms of Use.