1. Joined : Oct 2016
    Posts : 1
    Win10 Pro
       29 Oct 2016 #1

    Can Seller Of "VOLUME_MAK Type Product Key" gain access to my system?


    I have a question I hope someone can help me with.

    I bought Windows 10 Pro License / Product Key cheap on Ebay.
    I have verified it is a VOLUME_MAK Type Product Key.

    I downloaded my ISO direct from Microsoft.

    Installed and Activated no problems.

    I am aware that MS could deactivate because re-sale of this type key is not permitted. I am not concerned with that. I am more concerned with the person I bought it from being able to gain access to my machine. So here is my question.


    Question: Can the person who sold me this VOLUME_MAK Type Product Key use it somehow to gain access to my machine?

    Thanks in advance for your help.
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  2. Joined : Oct 2013
    A Finnish ex-pat in Germany
    Posts : 9,041
    Windows 10 Pro
       29 Oct 2016 #2

    What you have done is software piracy. You cannot even defence yourself by telling you didn't know it's illegal, you knew very well that a volume activation key is not for resale.

    Our forum rules strictly forbids all conversation about piracy. I have reported your post to administrators.
      My System SpecsSystem Spec


 


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