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

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  1. News

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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
     
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    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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