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#1 Haaa-Choo

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Posted 23 January 2014 - 00:31

Is it a safe place to purchase it? It kinda seems a bit shady, and I can't get any information. They offer digital keys for full install for $50




#2 xendrome

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Posted 23 January 2014 - 00:34

http://www.scamadvis...-fake-site.html

 

 

http://www.scamadvis...dows8online.net

 

17 days old...



#3 Enron

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Posted 23 January 2014 - 00:34

Doesn't sound legit.



#4 OP Haaa-Choo

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Posted 23 January 2014 - 00:36

dammit :(



#5 +warwagon

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Posted 23 January 2014 - 17:11

Some people have the ability to detect a scam simply by the name of the website. Others..not so much :laugh:



#6 +fusi0n

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Posted 23 January 2014 - 17:12

lol, no.



#7 +timster

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Posted 23 January 2014 - 17:15

$50 for an install key?

 

must be one of those sites selling msdn and technet keys



#8 +warwagon

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Posted 23 January 2014 - 17:19

$50 for an install key?

 

If only MS was so smart.



#9 +riahc3

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Posted 23 January 2014 - 17:22

Hello,

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Its legit :laugh:

#10 +LimeMaster92

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Posted 23 January 2014 - 17:25

Shame you didn't buy it when it came out as it was really cheap then, but I'm sure there are still legit ways of getting it cheaper.





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