On Thursday, I launched a competition, which would last 77 hours. The prize is Windows 7 Ultimate and the 77 hours have elapsed.
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Windows Talk is giving away two copies of Vipre Antivirus.
Winners will be chosen on Wednesday September 23rd at approximately 8:00 PM Atlantic Standard Time (GMT –3).
Find out more here: Vipre Antivirus Giveaway.
Update: The winner is posted here.
Side note: The winner will receive a boxed version of Windows 7, ordered from Amazon and not just a license key.
Last week, I attempted to give away Windows 7 Home Premium, but the winner has not come forward to claim their prize. I’ve tried, multiple times, to contact them and I’ve not heard back.
The good news is I still want to give Windows 7 away to a reader; this is what I’ve decided to do:
- I could have randomly chosen another winner; however, I didn’t expect an unclaimed prize and adding a new rule to the old competition seemed wrong.
- I’ve decided to bump the prize up to Windows 7 Ultimate!
- The competition will run for 77 hours and end on Sunday, September 20, 2009 @ 5 P.M. EST.
What Do I Win?
Windows 7 Ultimate (Retail: $319.99)
While some of you have entered the competition and are in with a chance to win Windows 7 Home Premium, many of you have not.
Tips to Enter the Competition
- Competition details.
- Windows Guides comment tips.
- You can comment on ANY post on this site.
- Multiple comments on different posts count.
- Submitting ANY post to a social network will count (see how this works below.)
(I’m just sayin’) When you bookmark a page on Delicious, Digg, StumbleUpon etc, the comment system automatically picks up your bookmark and puts a note in the comments like this:
When you post a comment, login with one, or many, social networking accounts (in the FROM field) and ensure the message is sent to your social accounts (in the TO field):
Note: Up to six hours may elapse before your social network link is displayed in the comments below.
Good luck everyone, I’ll get back to you on Sunday, September 13, 2009 @ 11 P.M EST (GMT -5) with an announcement of who wins.
Update: Having trouble with the comments system? Get help here.
Windows Guides has a new comment system and, to introduce you all to it, I’ve decided to run a competition. We’re giving away a fully licensed copy of Windows 7 Home Premium to a random visitor who comments on this site between now (right now) and Sunday, September 13, 2009 @ 11 P.M. EST (GMT-5.)
What Do I Win?
Windows 7 Home Premium (Retail: $199.99)