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

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."

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