Are 3rd party sites legit for Windows keys?

Discussion in 'Operating Systems' started by JHefile, Dec 22, 2016.

  1. JHefile

    JHefile Necrophilia Makes Me [H]ard

    Jun 22, 2003
    Are these guys selling illegally? I just can't see any of them being legit unless its a partner of Microsoft. I see them around for 40-50 bucks.
  2. MrGreg62

    MrGreg62 Lurker

    May 2, 2003
    Bulk buys for the legit ones purchases with stolen credit cards for the others. Buy from the FS/FT section here there are members selling keys with excellent reputations and years on the forums and have not seen one complaint from any purchaser. And the prices seem to be better as well. Some will even include an emailed copy of the COA if you like.
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  3. bigdogchris

    bigdogchris [H]ard as it Gets

    Feb 19, 2008
    When you're selling a $125 key for $25 in a forum, I seriously question the legitimacy of the key. Sure, they may activate, but I seriously doubt that the keys are legit for resale in the US. They are either from home use type programs or from foreign countries, either way, totally illegal for sale. I'm surprised they don't get banned for selling them.
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