posted on Nov, 13 2004 @ 07:17 PM
Found this over at /. and couldnt help but post it here.
An anonymous reader writes "German PC-Welt magazine reports that Microsoft used an illegal copy of SoundForge 4.5 for editing Wave files
shipped with Windows Media Player. You can check that yourself by opening any file in the [Windows location]
\Help\Tours\WindowsMediaPlayer\Audio\Wav\ folder in notepad or other editors of your choice and looking at the last line. There you will find a
reference to SoundForge 4.5 and also a user called 'Deepz0ne' who happens to be one of the founders of an audio software cracking group called
And its actually there, here
is a screenshot I took.
Youd think that a rich ass company like Microsoft would be able to afford SoundForge, instead of downloading it. Eh?