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Re: I got a pirate copy of Vista that won't accept updates--what's the best form of protection?


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At the top of what? Can't even get your head around an executable file
structure. Are you at the top of a giant pile of shit or what?


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Re: I got a pirate copy of Vista that won't accept updates--what's the best form of protection?

On 17/07/2012 1:29 PM, RayLopez99 wrote:
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Why not go Win 7? I dunno whether there were 100% clean torrents out
there...  :)

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Re: I got a pirate copy of Vista that won't accept updates--what's the best form of protection?

On Friday, July 20, 2012 12:34:42 PM UTC-4, Man-wai Chang wrote:
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I like to run a different OS in the virtual mode than the 'real' OS.  In my=
 mind it is 'safer' that way--since you won't confuse the real OS if someho=
w anything goes wrong with the 'virtual' OS.  So my real OS is Win 7, but m=
y 'virtual' OS, which runs Visual Studio 2008, is Vista.  Just my own paran=
oid thoughts in action, I don't know if it's really a good defense.

RL

Re: I got a pirate copy of Vista that won't accept updates--what's the best form of protection?

RayLopez99 wrote:
: I got a pirate copy of Vista that won't accept updates--what's the
: best form of protection?
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FFS, if you are going to have a pirated piece of software, why the hell
would you choose an unupdated version of Vista?



Re: I got a pirate copy of Vista that won't accept updates--what's the best form of protection?


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He's supposedly got millions.. Why bother pir8 in the first place? Surely
the cost of windows7 would be like toilet paper to him.



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Re: I got a pirate copy of Vista that won't accept updates--what's the best form of protection?

On Sunday, July 22, 2012 7:00:59 PM UTC-4, Dustin wrote:
 
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It is actually.  But I'm also a cheapskate.  It sometimes goes hand in hand with
being rich and successful.

RL

Re: I got a pirate copy of Vista that won't accept updates--what's the best form of protection?


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It's $39 dollars for a legit upgrade. That's beyond cheapskate.
rich and successful at what tho? it's not computers. [g]


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Re: I got a pirate copy of Vista that won't accept updates--what's the best form of protection?

RayLopez99 wrote:
:: On Sunday, July 22, 2012 7:00:59 PM UTC-4, Dustin wrote:
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::: He's supposedly got millions.. Why bother pir8 in the first
::: place? Surely the cost of windows7 would be like toilet paper to
::: him.
:::
::
:: It is actually.  But I'm also a cheapskate.  It sometimes goes hand
:: in hand with being rich and successful.
::
:: RL

That is very true...



Re: I got a pirate copy of Vista that won't accept updates--what's the best form of protection?

On Sunday, July 22, 2012 6:52:39 PM UTC-4, Tired wrote:
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That's a good question, but at the time I didn't bother to get the Vista with
the SP2 already built in...hey I'm a noob at piratebay.se!

RL

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Re: I got a pirate copy of Vista that won't accept updates--what's the best form of protection?

On Tuesday, July 24, 2012 5:41:56 PM UTC-4, FromTheRafters wrote:
 
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Yes, but I get Java and Javascript confused.  I work mainly with C# which, like
Java, is a compiled but managed language (there's a framework that does
automatic garbage collection).

RL

Re: I got a pirate copy of Vista that won't accept updates--what's the best form of protection?


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Many people do.

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Java has become more of an exploit based malware target lately, lots of
trojans out there.



Re: I got a pirate copy of Vista that won't accept updates--what's the best form of protection?

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Out of curiosity, why don't you just run a legit copy?

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