Windows 8 Microsoft reportedly allows pirates to activate unlicensed installations of Windows 8 Pro


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Users running pirated copies of Windows 8 Pro can reportedly upgrade to a fully licensed and permanently activated version of the OS by simply installing a free Windows 8 Media Center upgrade offered by Microsoft.

Source: Yahoo! News

How many more people will jump on this after it being advertised?


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Ed Bott has reported this is not nearly as originally written.


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This loophole which will close in January if not before...

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