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Topic # 107677 16-Aug-2012 18:23 Send private message

Not sure how much this is worth, please give me an offer.

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  Reply # 673430 16-Aug-2012 18:34 Send private message

20 cents?




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  Reply # 673432 16-Aug-2012 18:36 Send private message

Isn't it TM'd anyway my MS?

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  Reply # 673436 16-Aug-2012 18:50 Send private message

20 ruples




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  Reply # 673439 16-Aug-2012 18:51 Send private message

A bitcoin?

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  Reply # 673440 16-Aug-2012 18:55 Send private message

Isn't that a copyright breach?

My guess it it will be free as the owner will be forced to hand it over to MS.







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  Reply # 673451 16-Aug-2012 19:33 Send private message

I will make a serious offer



























10 cents CASH!





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  Reply # 673517 16-Aug-2012 22:46 Send private message

I like how you ask this on the day windows 8 RTM releases.

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  Reply # 673519 16-Aug-2012 22:55 Send private message

Its worth whatever the yearly domain fee is TBH ;)

Bit of a bad time to be selling it as eXDee mentioned....

However someone out there might want a W7 specific site, but could be interesting if MS got wind of it... they shouldnt care in a way as W8 is out but who knows...




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  Reply # 673522 16-Aug-2012 23:10 Send private message

Im assuming there wouldnt be any problems with trademark issues and M$ if the domain was not used for anything related to IT.  There is a company in NZ called "windows 2000 ltd" and they are still running today so havent had any trouble, the windows7.co.nz domain could possibly be used by a business manufacturing doors and windows etc... and M$ should not be able to seize the domain if this was the case.

windows7.net.nz is also registered by someone in the IT industry when I checked and its linking to their website, I do not have any connection in any shape or form with them.

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  Reply # 673535 16-Aug-2012 23:35 Send private message

7windows might be ok, windows7 is likely to be a trademark problem... but it would probably depend on how you were using it as to whether MS would chase it down




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  Reply # 673537 16-Aug-2012 23:42 Send private message

Ive been using it for odd bits and pieces of my own, had it pointed at a development server, nothing commercial.

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  Reply # 673538 16-Aug-2012 23:43 Send private message

I wouldn't assume anything, as you know what they say, it makes and 'ass' out of 'u' & 'me'.
Especially as MS has windows8 registered, so I don't think they would have much trouble in getting it back.

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