Surprises in the Windows 7 license agreement

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    Vista and now 7 in 32 and 64 bit.
       #10

    Technically (I think), as most are running unauthorised copies anyway, the Eual is axiomatically taking second place in the legal line up - lol
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  2. Posts : 2,899
    Windows 7 Ult x64(x2), HomePrem x32(x4), Server 08 (+VM), 08 R2 (VM) , SuSe 11.2 (VM), XP 32 (VM)
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       #11

    Bare Foot Kid said:
    Hello all.

    The WEI is not a benchmark; it's a marketing tool to 'encourage' people to upgrade their HW.





    Later Ted

    Couldnt gave said better myself...lol
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  3. Posts : 307
    XP Pro, Windows 7 Ultimate 64 & 32 Build 7022
       #12

    darkassain said:
    Couldnt gave said better myself...lol
    Well with optimize performance turned off I get a better WEI rating from 2.0 to 3.2, its a nice jump.
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  4. Joe
    Posts : 236
    Windows 7 RC
       #13

    davehc said:
    Technically (I think), as most are running unauthorised copies anyway, the Eual is axiomatically taking second place in the legal line up - lol
    Indeed. License first, then EULA.

    So if there is no license, is there a EULA
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    Windows 7 Ult x64(x2), HomePrem x32(x4), Server 08 (+VM), 08 R2 (VM) , SuSe 11.2 (VM), XP 32 (VM)
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       #14

    Joe said:
    Indeed. License first, then EULA.

    So if there is no license, is there a EULA
    you technically agree to it before the install....lol
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  6.    #15

    That's like agreeing to the GPS warning when you steal a car, lol.
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    Windows 7 Ult x64(x2), HomePrem x32(x4), Server 08 (+VM), 08 R2 (VM) , SuSe 11.2 (VM), XP 32 (VM)
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       #16

    Lmao!!!!!
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    W 7 64-bit Ultimate
       #17

    DiamondNRG said:
    That's like agreeing to the GPS warning when you steal a car, lol.
    This is a good way to put it.












    Later Ted
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  9. Posts : 307
    XP Pro, Windows 7 Ultimate 64 & 32 Build 7022
       #18

    diamondnrg said:
    that's like agreeing to the gps warning when you steal a car, lol.
    hahahahahahaha!:d
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  10. Joe
    Posts : 236
    Windows 7 RC
       #19

    Rofl
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