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product keyA series of letters and digits that must be entered during software installation to authorize the user. Product keys are found on the back of the CD-ROM package, inside a paper manual or on a separate sheet of paper that comes with the package. For volume licenses, where one copy of the application is installed on multiple machines, the product key must be obtained from the vendor.
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Due to the aging technology of CD key
encryption and authenticity, developers have made other techniques in order to fight piracy.
Q, I lost my CD key code to Windows XP and I have to reload the operating system, which I can't do without the code.
There is a freeware (no charge) tool that will retrieve the CD key code for Windows operating systems.
The website is offering CD Key
for GTA 5'S PC and Steam versions, which it says will be purchasable in September.
But for players who have purchased the game from outside, will have to enter the CD Key
Prior to creating this nickname, Taobao has been selling "Diablo 3" CD keys
which allow access to the Taiwanese version of the game.