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Microsoft

+ - Vista: Activate in 30 Days or Your Locked Out

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WebHostingGuy
WebHostingGuy writes: "In order to battle piracy users of Vista will be required to activate their new software within 30 days or be locked out of their computer. The new technology is part of Microsoft's new "Software Protection Platform," which Microsoft plans to announce on Wednesday. It will be part of future versions of all Microsoft products, but debuts in Windows Vista and Windows Server "Longhorn."

The universe is like a safe to which there is a combination -- but the combination is locked up in the safe. -- Peter DeVries

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