For god sake, we already know we want to CONTINUE!!!All you need to do is phone your local Microsoft Customer Representative, write down a very long set of numbers, type it all in, get an error message, phone our Customer Representative again, adjust a few things, get another very long set of numbers, type it all in again, install a few drivers, activate Windows again, lather, rinse and repeat.(Please select)Apple MS-UNOMS-DOS.Excluding, of course, this most recent one in 2017.I'm not sure I trust it though, particularly if its a homebrewed update rather than something that officially came from Microsoft: »filehippo.com/download_w ··· _pack_3/Is the safer route is using the 2008-era SP3 update, then have Windows SP3 search for and automatically install the updates I approve? 3rd party sites often times slip adware (sometimes worse stuff) into their downloads.
All this was discussed, at length, in the above thread.
Please note that as a side effect, your computer may turn into a Dell and spontaneously combust.
Due to the major success of Windows XP Pirate Edition, Close-the-gates (as he is know in his close circle of H4X0Rs) has created the successor, Windows Vista Pirated Edition (no one actually knows how the "d" ended up at the end of the word pirate).
Update Microsoft has now sent a statement to Polygon that says even if pirates do update their old non-licensed version of Windows to Windows 10, they will still be using an un-licensed software product.
Here's Microsoft's new statement: "We have always been committed to ensuring that customers have the best Windows experience possible.