Win XP Cracked Hours After Release

A lot of the advertising campaign and the controversy, real or manufactured, over Windows XP focused on the OS's anti-theft features.
It has become painfully obvious however, that illegal installation files that bypass registration for WinXP were available within hours of it being for sale.

While everyone assumed that some method would be devised in order to avoid the registration process, no one could have imagined the speed with which these "bypass" files found their way onto the internet, through Far Eastern sites at first, and then on to Warez sites.
Yesterday Malaysian Street Markets offered the latest Windows OS for a mere 1.3 USD. An interesting photograph that proves the speed of the black market in the Far East can be seen in the TaiPei Times. (You can find the link in the download section).

Another interesting feature of the activation files is that they were compiled using publicly available monitoring tools. The simplicity and basic nature of the files, strongly suggest that someone in Redmond greatly underestimated the intelligence of the Cracker comunity.

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Win XP Cracked Hours After Release

Hehe, just goes to show you, whatever is dished out to so called "prevent piracy" or what have you fails again ;)There is no way that anyone will stop the cracking generation. I mean its just like the RIAA tryin to stop Mp3s from being distributed (lol either way there will be m4d l33t ownedge from us), And as my slogan has been for over a year now"The Digital Generation Lives On"=)

Win XP Cracked Hours After Release

You all are retards....except for the crackers...props.....you honestly think microsoft tried to prevent piracy of windows XP? COME ON....how do you think windows 3.1 got popular? Why do you think windows is almost an monopoly on the consumer market??? ITS BECAUSE THEY ARE f**kING GENIUSES WHO ALLOW the f**kING PIRACY... PIRACY = MORE PEOPLE USING THE OS which = more people buying only MICROSOFT COMPATIBLE programs and hardware. CRACKING obviously took skill but do you honestly think that microsoft is really making an effort to stop distribution of their software?? COME ON think MONOPOLY on a multi-million dollars or billion dollar market or procecuting one person for pirating a $200 piece of software??? WISE UP!!! YOU f**kING 13 year old wannabe delinquents.sincerelyENLIGHTENED ONELOL!

Win XP Cracked Hours After Release

Je réagis en francais.Les premiers crackers au monde a avoir réussi à pirater Win XP en version finale ne sont pas Malaisiens mais francais ! Plus d'un mois avant la sortie de l'os, quelques forums francais avaient déjà ce programme sur leurs FTP et leurs membres sur leurs PC alors arrêtez de dire n'importe quoi et vive le cracking francais !Garlic

Win XP Cracked Hours After Release

M4n y0u guy5 5uck!!!$'m 4 M$cro50ft 50lut$0n pr0v$d3r 4nd XP 5uck5 h4d $t 5$nc3 RC1 y0u w0nt g3t m3 $n5t4ll$ng $t 0n my pc'5 $t'5 4 p$3c3 0f cr4p cr45h3d 0n my m4ch$n3 4ft3r 15 m$n5 look i can use l33t script i'm a man (man you guys are losers.) gonna burn XP if it comes my way

Win XP Cracked Hours After Release

I would buy Windows XP if it was really worth the money. The simple fact is that it is probably as stable as WindowsME and sucks ass by all standards. Now everyone has to rush out to get NEW drivers for another release of Windows. I am getting sick of this crap. MICROSOFT, DO YOUR F'N RESEARCH BEFORE RELEASE!!!!! It is just as bad as a game developer that releases a game before hammering out all of the features....which happens all of the time now. Pheww..now i feel better that i ranted :)

Win XP Cracked Hours After Release

you want a link to where you can DOWNLOAD the whole copy of Windows XP in ISO format? just go to musiccity.com download "Morpheus" it's kinda like Napster but you can download ANYTHING!!! including FULL games, etc. enjoy.btw, the 504 MB WinXP ISO file is cracked already. been available for about 4 months! rock on!!!

Win XP Cracked Hours After Release

Lets get something strait, First of all, these cracks were made available LONG before the XP launch date! I have had them available for about 8 months now. All you do is patch your setup files, then run setup. These files were leaked from M$ while it was still called Whistler. Way to go M$ you spent alot of denero for Bug Squat!TO ALL:Move on to Linux, you will be much happier! The newest Windoze Emulator runs most of your tired old M$ apps better than M$ Windoze anyway!You can burn ANYTHING as long as you burn in RAW mode. It does a bit-wise copy... 1 for 1 and 0 for 0, a complete Mirror Image! Check out Clone CD's website if you dont believe me.Peace!!

Win XP Cracked Hours After Release

Cracked version of Windows XP and Office XP (Talking about the "Activation").Seen the Office XP Version looked like it was from Asia, HK I think. Security has been Compromised. With Most Good O.S they are always followed up with Patches/Service Packs call them whatever, Chances are the Cracked versions won't work after installing them. Unless you're thinking of not Updating. That depends on how valuble your data is.

Win XP Cracked Hours After Release

And only one inteligent comment. Sigh. Ohgifted1, you are on the right track. My two peices:XP sucks, yes.MS probably couldn't really give two sh_ts about small time idiots pirating there software. Most people who pirate never would have bought in the first place. Not that I condone pirating, but hey, all you bitches out there who whinge and whine about MS... they have given you enough. Without it, what would you be using? Mac's, which are overpriced anyway? And if it weren't for Windows, then computers would not be mainstream anyway. And maybe the dude from IBM would have been right... five computers world wide.Grow up. Quit your complaining. If you like XP, or windows, or any MS products, use them. If you don't, switch to something else and shut the f_ck up. 90% of people are sick and tired of hearing anti-MS this or Anti-MS that. I know I sure as hell am!

Win XP Cracked Hours After Release

I just can't keep up with Microsoft these days, 98, 98 SE, 2000, 2000 Pro, and that was supposed to be it wasnt it? Then theres ME (i havent used it or 2000, im runnin 98 SE), why can't they just stick with 1 product, it does become a bit of a hassle for us, ie. constantly updating drivers etc.Im not here to bitch about MS, i would just like someone to explain to me why the f**k they even bother releasing OS's that are EXACTLY the same!?

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