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Limewire is completely legal. However, the purpose many people use it for is not. Downloading copyrighted music, videos, or programs without the permission of the author is illegal. This is called "copyright infringement" or "piracy."

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Q: Is downloading songs from Limewire legal or illegal?
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Is downloading songs in LimeWire is free?

yes, downloading songs in limewire is free unless you get limewire pro. But most of what you download will be illegal. Because you have not paid for it you are stealing it.

Is it illegal to download music videos from LimeWire?

It is the same as downloading songs off limewire so yes it is illegal.

Is downloading limewire songs onto your ipod legal?

No it is not legal. But my friends do it and they do not get in trouble.

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Is downloading songs from Azoreous illegal or legal?

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Is downloading songs on LimeWire that say 'no license found' legal?

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Can downloading songs onto an iPod damage it?

If you are downloading songs from an illegal website such as Frostwire or Limewire, then a virus may be attached to it that could damage the iPod.

Assuming a person owns an lp and instead of trying to convert the songs on the lp to mp3 to record on a CD the person downloads the songs via LimeWire is this illegal?

Downloading any copyrighted material from Limewire is legal no matter if you already own it or not.

How do you download songs to an ipod nano from limwire?

Downloading music from limewire (that you don't already have) is illegal

Is it illegal to use LimeWire plus?

It is completely legal to download songs videos, etc. from the free limewire or any other version of limewire.

Why is downloading songs illegal?

Downloading songs is not illegal. However downloading songs that you have not purchased a license to download is.

If you have LimeWire and you are downloading the songs but you are not sharing them will you get in trouble?

Downloading copyrighted material without paying a fee is illegal, whether you share them or not. Will you get in trouble? Can't say.

Is it illegal to download Zelda music?

it depends if you are downloading it from limewire or a free songs sites but if u can buy it then no it's not

Is downloading songs from YouTube legal?

It is illegal to download songs from YouTube because it has copyrighted music.

Should you stay with purchasing songs from itunes store or should i get LimeWire?

Downloading songs from LimeWire is illegal. But, technically LimeWire is not illegal because they are not responsible if you choose to download the file. Recently, with the upgrade to "iTunes Plus", all songs on itunes can be copied about seven times without violating the law. So here's your choice: risk being caught downloading songs illegally, or buy the songs for about a dollar ($1.29 if it is popular) from the itunes store.

Is using limewire to download songs illegal?

I would say depending of the Song File you are downloading. You could also ask is is illegal to rob a bank.

How do you know which songs on LimeWire are legal and which are illegal?

They are all Illegal But if you only want to download songs I suggest Shareaza Its Legal and free But you may only download songs But it is very good i use it Hope this helped

Can you download free songs onto the ipod touch?

You should not be downloading free songs. Downloading free songs is illegal, no matter how many sites claim to be completely legal. You should be buying the songs from iTunes or other legal places to get songs.

Is downloading songs on pirate bay legal?

Depends on the songs. It's not the downloading as such that's illegal, it's if you're downloading copyrighted material. Not copyrighted material can be downloaded as much as you like.

Does LimeWire only allow 5 downloads of songs?

No. I have been using Limewire for years and never have trouble downloading songs.

How can you play songs on your LimeWire toolbar?

Limewire songs are illegal; don't use them in the first place.

How do you download free songs on LimeWire and put them on your iPod Nano?

I wouldn't suggest downloading songs or movies off the internet because you could get a virus and it's illegal.

How come you cant transfer songs from LimeWire to your ipod?

You need iTunes to transfer anything to your iPod, so I would suggest getting that. I also would not suggest using Limewire because number one, downloading songs from Limewire is illegal and number two, there are MANY viruses on Limewire that can kill your computer.