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Postby so0perspam » Sat Jul 09, 2005 6:42 pm

I'm downloading a PC game via Bittorent right now on LimeWire in the form of a .zip file, but am not sure what to do with the .zip file now that I've finished downloading it. Do I write the .zip on a CD? Extract all files from the .zip? Any help would be appreciated.
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Postby blankman » Sat Jul 09, 2005 7:12 pm

In other words, you're stealing the game.

Can't help you there.
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Postby perlick29 » Sat Jul 09, 2005 7:17 pm

so0perspam wrote:I'm downloading a PC game via Bittorent right now on LimeWire in the form of a .zip file, but am not sure what to do with the .zip file now that I've finished downloading it. Do I write the .zip on a CD? Extract all files from the .zip? Any help would be appreciated.


If you have winrar or winzip, extract the files to your desktop and open from there. Also do yourself a favor and get Azureus, it runs much better.
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Postby blankman » Sat Jul 09, 2005 7:24 pm

With zip files you always just extract them to get to everything else
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Postby PlayingWithFire » Sat Jul 09, 2005 7:42 pm

What does BitTorrent has to do with LimeWire?

What game is it and can I have it?

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Postby blankman » Sat Jul 09, 2005 8:31 pm

hongfu_chen wrote:What does BitTorrent has to do with LimeWire?


Hell if I know. Unless LimeWire has changed, the two are entirely different.
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Postby PlayingWithFire » Sat Jul 09, 2005 8:37 pm

Guys, DON'T USE BITTORRENT

I attracted the Aurora Spyware(terrible, terrible, if you don't know. Do a google search)

My Limewire Pro has been doing no harm ;-D
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Postby blankman » Sat Jul 09, 2005 8:55 pm

hongfu_chen wrote:Guys, DON'T USE BITTORRENT

I attracted the Aurora Spyware(terrible, terrible, if you don't know. Do a google search)

My Limewire Pro has been doing no harm ;-D


What did you download though and where did you get the torrent?

Bittorrent is simply a program to get stuff people put up for download.
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Postby PlayingWithFire » Sat Jul 09, 2005 9:05 pm

blankman wrote:
hongfu_chen wrote:Guys, DON'T USE BITTORRENT

I attracted the Aurora Spyware(terrible, terrible, if you don't know. Do a google search)

My Limewire Pro has been doing no harm ;-D


What did you download though and where did you get the torrent?

Bittorrent is simply a program to get stuff people put up for download.


I cleaned the Aurora up.
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Postby blankman » Sat Jul 09, 2005 9:10 pm

hongfu_chen wrote:
blankman wrote:
hongfu_chen wrote:Guys, DON'T USE BITTORRENT

I attracted the Aurora Spyware(terrible, terrible, if you don't know. Do a google search)

My Limewire Pro has been doing no harm ;-D


What did you download though and where did you get the torrent?

Bittorrent is simply a program to get stuff people put up for download.


I cleaned the Aurora up.


No...my question is what were you downloading when you ended up with the virus? A TV show? A program? A game?
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