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  • Question

  • Microsoft values your privacy, and we do not collect any information, such as your name or email address, that can be used to identify you or contact you.

    For more information about the genuine Windows privacy policy, see the Privacy Statement.

    Want more information?

    See the Genuine Windows FAQ for more information about Windows Genuine Advantage, Windows validation, and more.

    Saturday, February 24, 2007 6:13 PM

Answers

  • no then dont need your credentials anyways

     

    if ur windows is not genuine they will automatically corrupt its system32 files and it will crash within few days

     

     

    if u think i am right then mark me as answer

    Saturday, February 24, 2007 7:59 PM
  • Guys please give more comments ;)
    Sunday, February 25, 2007 4:10 AM
  • I dont think they will corrupt the system32 files:P because they cant do any harm , written  in their privacy policy :P
    Sunday, February 25, 2007 4:12 AM
  • u think microsoft adhere to all their written policies??

     

     

    vista has many code snippets which can allow microsoft to spy on your activities and BTW you wont even know if msoft had some covert channels

    Sunday, February 25, 2007 4:16 PM
  • I have no idea about what MS will do :P but what i know is that they dont got time P

    But after reading your post, i feel using vista is not safe :( MS may sometime spy on me :(
    I dont  like MS to know what i chat with my girlfriend, hehe j/k
    Sunday, February 25, 2007 5:02 PM
  • u don need to give any details to validate ur software....only for registration these details will be asked...
    Tuesday, February 27, 2007 1:24 AM

All replies

  • no then dont need your credentials anyways

     

    if ur windows is not genuine they will automatically corrupt its system32 files and it will crash within few days

     

     

    if u think i am right then mark me as answer

    Saturday, February 24, 2007 7:59 PM
  • Guys please give more comments ;)
    Sunday, February 25, 2007 4:10 AM
  • I dont think they will corrupt the system32 files:P because they cant do any harm , written  in their privacy policy :P
    Sunday, February 25, 2007 4:12 AM
  • u think microsoft adhere to all their written policies??

     

     

    vista has many code snippets which can allow microsoft to spy on your activities and BTW you wont even know if msoft had some covert channels

    Sunday, February 25, 2007 4:16 PM
  • I have no idea about what MS will do :P but what i know is that they dont got time P

    But after reading your post, i feel using vista is not safe :( MS may sometime spy on me :(
    I dont  like MS to know what i chat with my girlfriend, hehe j/k
    Sunday, February 25, 2007 5:02 PM
  • u don need to give any details to validate ur software....only for registration these details will be asked...
    Tuesday, February 27, 2007 1:24 AM