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

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Extraordinary Robot
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#1
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
 


#2
How many more people will jump on this after it being advertised?
 


Medico

Senior Member
#3
Ed Bott has reported this is not nearly as originally written.
 


kemical

Windows Forum Admin
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#4
This loophole which will close in January if not before...
 


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