Archive for April, 2006

Microsoft Genuine Advantage(TM) Javascript Crack

Posted in Technology by epictetus on April 3rd, 2006

I figured that I would post this in case I ever have trouble finding it in the future. Microsoft has a “feature” of its windows update process that verifies the product key that was used to install the product; in some corporate environments where a number of systems were cloned using the same key this can cause problems.

To get around this, when on the windows update website, before hitting “Custom” or “Express”, just cut-and-paste the following javascript command into the Address bar:


Viola, no more Genuine Advantage.