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by jp.r
Tue Jul 15, 2014 12:05 pm
Forum: Fakes and copyright breaches on TradeMe
Topic: Microsoft Windows 7 & Windows 8 Auctions
Replies: 31
Views: 2852

Re: Microsoft Windows 7 & Windows 8 Auctions

Trademe user jazzwow has popped up on my radar, 329 positives for Microsoft and Adobe products, all positive so far, license key only with a download link etc etc. Selling MS Project for buy it now $299, Win 7 Pro for around $100 etc etc. Really pumping the sales through, I'm amazed he's still able ...
by jp.r
Fri May 23, 2014 9:00 am
Forum: Fakes and copyright breaches on TradeMe
Topic: Be on the look out for dodgy Windows 7
Replies: 4
Views: 1333

Re: Be on the look out for dodgy Windows 7

check this guy out jazzwow http://www.trademe.co.nz/Members/Listings.aspx?member=5002692" onclick="window.open(this.href);return false; Selling heaps of Win 7/8, Office Pro and Adobe "license keys" with link to download software etc. Has only been selling since 30 march and already 188 feedback. I u...
by jp.r
Thu Apr 21, 2011 10:48 am
Forum: Current listings & scams on TradeMe
Topic: Suspicious & Counterfeit Operating Systems
Replies: 80
Views: 11101

Re: Suspicious & Counterfeit Operating Systems

There are 3 unanswered questions on this auction ancawell http://www.trademe.co.nz/Members/Listings.aspx?member=2015926" onclick="window.open(this.href);return false;[/quote] Haha, those three (make that 4) unanswered questions are all mine. I asked for a COA & Ingam Micro sticker, unfortunately ;-...
by jp.r
Fri Jan 21, 2011 7:28 pm
Forum: Current listings & scams on TradeMe
Topic: Suspicious & Counterfeit Operating Systems
Replies: 80
Views: 11101

Re: Suspicious & Counterfeit Operating Systems

Windows 7 Ultimate Sealed. This is unused beucase was gona use this for my laptop but was already installed so selling cheap. Yes, you brought a $500 software package without checking if your computer came with it already installed first. :^o also made the same mistake on this auction I`m sure that...
by jp.r
Sun Jan 16, 2011 9:50 am
Forum: Fakes and copyright breaches on TradeMe
Topic: Microsoft Office Pro fakes
Replies: 224
Views: 24037

Re: Microsoft Office Pro fakes

Brian1947's is an interesting one... He's popped onto my radar a few times over the last 12 months. Originally for selling fake Win 7 Ultimate software, then reviewing his other listings I spotted a few other fakes which I reported to TM. Managed to quickly get blacklisted for asking COA type of que...
by jp.r
Mon Jan 10, 2011 8:51 am
Forum: Current listings & scams on TradeMe
Topic: Microsoft Office Professional Plus 2010 (USB)
Replies: 27
Views: 1734

Re: Microsoft Office Professional Plus 2010 (USB)

I think it's a reality for MS that the can't protect the actual software from being copied so they are focussing on the license key. Allowing download of their products allows them to reduce costs, focus on licenses, less packaging etc. In the case of office, it will also allow a small business with...
by jp.r
Tue Jan 04, 2011 6:10 pm
Forum: Current listings & scams on TradeMe
Topic: Microsoft Office Professional Plus 2010 (USB)
Replies: 27
Views: 1734

Re: Microsoft Office Professional Plus 2010 (USB)

Well that didn't take trademe long....

http://www.trademe.co.nz/Members/Listin ... er=3565729" onclick="window.open(this.href);return false;

Member is disabled!
by jp.r
Tue Jan 04, 2011 9:29 am
Forum: Current listings & scams on TradeMe
Topic: Microsoft Office Professional Plus 2010 (USB)
Replies: 27
Views: 1734

Re: Microsoft Office Professional Plus 2010 (USB)

Very good spotting Googlybear, I've no idea how you made the connection to the other disabled seller but when you look further through their previous feedback you can see the connections. http://trademe-feedback-checker.cccp.co.nz/m/2261419/canta07nz" onclick="window.open(this.href);return false; Go...
by jp.r
Mon Jan 03, 2011 4:04 am
Forum: Current listings & scams on TradeMe
Topic: Microsoft Office Professional Plus 2010 (USB)
Replies: 27
Views: 1734

Re: Microsoft Office Professional Plus 2010 (USB)

Thanks Angry, Good thinking, if anymore come up I'll let TM know that I've dobbed him in....
by jp.r
Mon Jan 03, 2011 3:42 am
Forum: Current listings & scams on TradeMe
Topic: Microsoft Office Professional Plus 2010 (USB)
Replies: 27
Views: 1734

Re: Microsoft Office Professional Plus 2010 (USB)

Well I managed to get myself blacklisted by the seller after I told him I'd dobbed him into Microsoft on their nzpiracy@microsoft.com email address.... :lol: I see he's got no listings for them up today so hopefully somethings happened from Trademe's side. I wonder what you actually get when you buy...
by jp.r
Fri Dec 31, 2010 9:21 am
Forum: Current listings & scams on TradeMe
Topic: Microsoft Office Professional Plus 2010 (USB)
Replies: 27
Views: 1734

Re: Microsoft Office Professional Plus 2010 (USB)

No more listing at present as they've sold another since my last post (an hour ago), taking themselves to 50 sales.
by jp.r
Fri Dec 31, 2010 8:20 am
Forum: Current listings & scams on TradeMe
Topic: Microsoft Office Professional Plus 2010 (USB)
Replies: 27
Views: 1734

Re: Microsoft Office Professional Plus 2010 (USB)

Yeah they do seem to be allowing them don't they, I've reported most of them over the last week. I find that if I actually write to them I sometimes get a better response so might pull finger and do that. I see that they've now sold 49 of them, that's pretty good, 10 or so since just before Xmas. In...
by jp.r
Thu Dec 23, 2010 3:08 am
Forum: Current listings & scams on TradeMe
Topic: Microsoft Office Professional Plus 2010 (USB)
Replies: 27
Views: 1734

Re: Microsoft Office Professional Plus 2010 (USB)

Here's the 2 current listings that the seller has.

http://www.trademe.co.nz/Computers/Soft ... 534095.htm" onclick="window.open(this.href);return false;

http://www.trademe.co.nz/Browse/Listing ... =342534114" onclick="window.open(this.href);return false;
by jp.r
Thu Dec 23, 2010 3:05 am
Forum: Current listings & scams on TradeMe
Topic: Microsoft Office Professional Plus 2010 (USB)
Replies: 27
Views: 1734

Re: Microsoft Office Professional Plus 2010 (USB)

Link to MS website where they say that the 2010 Pro Plus is only available through Volume licensing.

http://office.microsoft.com/en-us/professional-plus/" onclick="window.open(this.href);return false;
by jp.r
Thu Dec 23, 2010 2:44 am
Forum: Current listings & scams on TradeMe
Topic: Microsoft Office Professional Plus 2010 (USB)
Replies: 27
Views: 1734

Microsoft Office Professional Plus 2010 (USB)

Hi Guys Here's an interesting one that I've been watching for a while, reporting to TM etc. So far, to no avail. TM have left the auctions to run and the seller has now sold over 38 of them at $129 or thereabout each. Trademe Auction numbers: 336795761 341281761 336232461 The seller has listed MS of...