What is a keygen?
It is an illegal program that will generate a serial number for whatever game or software that it is made for. It's the equivalent of piracy because you have to pay for the software in order to obtain a serial number to use the software, yet a keygen allows you to use the software for free. Not fair for those who spent countless hours creating the software that you want to use. Therefore, WikiAnswers cannot nor will not provide information on where to obtain keygens or how to use them.
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Serial numbers for computer software have a specific pattern, which allows the installer or application to detect whether or not it is a legit key. A very simple example would… be that every serial number has exactly three occurances of the number 5 in it - so 1932-1253-2319-5512 would be a working serial number. In a real-life scenario the relationships between the numbers would of course be more complicated. The shipped software contains an algorithm that checks whether or not a serial is valid. The software creator has a piece of software that allows him to create serial numbers for the product. To create a keygen, a cracker group (people specialized in breaking copy protection schemes) analyze the program executable to find the part that checks the serial. They then reconstruct the algorithm to create the serials based on the checking code. The finished keygen is an app applying the algorithm to create a serial number. Sometimes keygens do not really contain the algorithm, but rather a list of valid serial numbers, of which one is selected at random. The keygen for Windows xp in the later service packs was more complicated, because Microsoft checked not only whether a key was valid, but also whether it had been sold with a copy and was not already in use on another computer. The keygen sent mass requests to the Microsoft server to check whether or not it was a working key.
Sometimes, a Keygen is a program that does the same job as a virus (entering and modifying programs while bypassing countermeasures) but the difference is they are much simple…r. Look at the size of the file, there's no reason for a keygen to be very large and there's no way for a virus to be very small.
A key generator is most often a simple .exe file, in which case all you have to do to open it is to double click it just like any other file.
Did you buy it? When you have the demo you must search by Youtube(demo is the douwnloaded one).When you buy it in the cd box or on the box must be one that no one else try it.…
no they r not. they promote piracy.
First off you need to know basic hacker lingo, a "Crack" is a program that's designed to work outside it'sspecifications, say a no CD crack which allows you to use a piratedpr…ogram with a Virtual Drive when you would typically require adisc. What you're talking about is a product key generation program, mostprograms are protected by activation codes that you would only haveby legally buying it, a key gen hacks the file and alters it toaccept a code that it generates and then gives to you. Using a keygen is illegal and looked down upon, they shouldnot be used. The right and legal thing to do is to buy the desiredprogram and use it within its Terms and Conditions.
You don't it's against the rules.
Because you are supposed to buy software, not steal it.
Most people say no because when you're dealing with illegal programs there's always the possibility your supplier wants to mess up your day but if your smart about it the risk… of using a keygen isn't any greater than using the internet. It's all about file size, if a keygen is very small then it's probably legit if it's unusually large it's almost definitely not what it's claiming to be. Your anti virus software will recognize almost any kegen as a virus THIS IS USUALLY A FALSE POSITIVE just watch the file size and try to download from well established underground sources.
no it does not fyi
Only if you post that you are on the internet
You basically use them for registration for something... or you could get them from somewhere illegally and then put in the registration information that the keygen gave you. … They could essentially be used for good.. or bad
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