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Old April 4th, 2004
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CycloCide is flying high

Originally posted by stief
Cyclocide, the chief moderator here, has been blocking such ads on this site. Just PM Cyclocide with the site address and he can block their ads..

Can't LimeWire at least ask Google to block those sites that are misleadingly using LW's open source, or else ask those sites to clearly indicate where LW is freely available?

You may not be able to block those sites, but surely you can ask them to be clear in their use of LW's name and logo.
I filtered out that url.
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Old April 8th, 2004
Join Date: April 8th, 2004
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chatterlee is flying high

I also have been drawn in by which I got off a sponsored link off a google search fortunatly I only paid the minimum subsciption but I was a bit confused that I had to download your software to start searching for movies. On a positive note they were recommending your software and I might not have found you without them.

I did not make a note of my password or username with them and they have not e-mailed confirmation so I don't think I will be visiting there members pages again!

Should I try and cancell the debit card transaction ?

Look forward reading any replies

Last edited by chatterlee; April 8th, 2004 at 02:29 PM.
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Old April 8th, 2004
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ursula is a great assister to others; your light through the dark tunnel

If you think there is any possibility of cancelling the transaction, than yes... Immediately try to stop payment...
And, be certain to alert - IF possible - the card company as to the nature of the 'scamming' company trying to rip you off...
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Old April 11th, 2004
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Default look's like I have been had....Beware.....


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Old April 12th, 2004
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Angry Scammed

I got the shaft for 39.95 at didnt see it comming iether, all stand clear!
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Old May 22nd, 2004
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LimeWire is International
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verdyp is flying high

Originally posted by et voilà
This site is a scam. What a bunch of you know what Hope you learned to be less naive next time, especially with the marketing they employed on their front page.
Look at the bottom of their web page, you'll see:
Copyright © 2004 - All rights reserved

This copyright notice without a copyright owner name is a sure sign that this is not a legitimate business!

Look at the "privacy policy" link: it is not signed!

Now look at "affiliates": a crap made by and for spammers stealing your money with multilevel (pyramidal) marketing schemes, or "get million dollars fast"!

You will not see anywhere any legitimate and registered business name, no address, no phone or fax number, not even an email to contact...

Now go to the bottom of the page: it's full of tiny invisible text, with links to various P2P programs. They are there just to feed some search engines with keywords...

Now go to the "Terms of service". The contract is not qualified by a provable entity (its signed between "you" and "we, filesharing center", i.e. the trademark used to name the website, but not to designate the owner.

There are so many other signs there that should indicate that this is a scam. Now you're educated. This site is stealing money, and if it distributes some software, it is certainly hacked to contain some stealthware (spamware, backdoors, spywares, keyloggers, credit card stealer...)

Don't trust them: if they used your credit card, reclaim your money to your bank immediately. I'm sure that no company will manifest to your bank to justify the payment, so such opposition will push your bank to start a legal action and track the abuser that has stolen money at your bank!

Bank robery is a crime!
LimeWire is international. Help translate LimeWire to your own language.
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Old June 10th, 2004
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Default is Funny is funny because its also like and i bought membeship for 29.95 or something i forgot and i got refunded back cause they gave fake stuff like FREE P2P Software and they lie its really fast and alot of crap like they the owner of the p2p software but its a scam... well i got cancel but the MEMBERSHIP Still work anyone can try...

username: bird
password: flying

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Old June 12th, 2004
Join Date: June 11th, 2004
Posts: 12
eddieperth is flying high
Default Get the *******s!!!

I left a question re paying for Limewire and found out along with a lot of other people that I had been ripped off. I rang my bank who couldn't do anything about it. I then went to IBILLCS.COM and informed them of the situation. They refunded the money immediately. The rip off ***** are
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Old June 16th, 2004
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I have done the same thing I Payed almost 60 bucks 4 limewire that im using This is the website that sent me where i found lime wirep2p file sharing software
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Old June 17th, 2004
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eddieperth is flying high
Default Same outfit different name!

I came across another one of theirs, Mp3
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