With piracy being very costly to companies, and the unsuspecting victim as well, Microsoft has updated and added substantial information to the "How to Tell" site. There are around 600 products covered, including illustrations of the physical anti-piracy features released with Microsoft products.
Remember the questions that arose about the hologram on the Windows Vista DVD? What if you don't see the hologram? Go to the "How to Tell" site linked below. There are also samples of recent counterfeits for comparison.
- "How to Tell" -- http://www.howtotell.com/ and www.microsoft.com/howtotell
- Windows Genuine -- http://www.microsoft.com/genuine
- WGA Blog -- http://blogs.msdn.com/wga/default.aspx