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Windows 7: Legit or fake? :P

29 Jul 2009   #1

Windows 7 x64 RTM
Legit or fake? :P

Saw this image from a local website. The guy is thanking "MSDNAA" for sending him the disc. Hehe.

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29 Jul 2009   #2

Windows 7 Professional, Windows XP

Hmm, I dont think so, No shiny Genuine Logo there like Vistas ?

Once when i was going on some forums regarding 7 RC DVDs, I saw that a guy had posted a note about a Windows 7 RC DVD giveaway in China, I tried to check it but i cant read Chinese
So may be its one of those CDs ?

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Legit or fake? :P-x64-vista-dvd.jpg 
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29 Jul 2009   #3

64-bit Windows 8.1 Pro

Hmm ... the BS meter just went off the scale....
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29 Jul 2009   #4
Microsoft MVP

Windows 7 Ultimate 32bit SP1

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29 Jul 2009   #5


These are some of my discs

2000 Pro...

Win XP Pro...


One of my older MSDN packs...

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