USB hardware locks for software

Discussion in 'Computers & Technology' started by SK6, Jan 11, 2008.

  1. SK6

    SK6 Turbo Monkey

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    Is there any descent programs that will "copy" or "exact copy" a USB hardware key?
     

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    binary visions The voice of reason

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    You mean like a dongle that's used for copy protection? Never done it myself but I know some places will duplicate it for you.

    http://dongleduplicate.nsys.by/#USB_INSTRUCTIONS

    http://www.dongleduplicate.com/pricing.php

    The USB dongle you have (if that is what you are talking about), is not a memory device, it's a piece of hardware. So you don't just "copy" it - you can't make a software copy of a USB copy protection dongle any more than you can make a software copy of your motherboard. What the backups do is make a software emulation of a piece of hardware (basically a virtual device).
     
  3. SK6

    SK6 Turbo Monkey

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    I was thinking the same thing. Instead of a serial device (days of old) it was simply another method.

    Thanks!