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Protecting a software using the serial number of the HDD

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Hi All;

I would like to ask how can I get (read) the serial number of a hard drive disk with c++ buider so I can use it to protect my software, actually I want to send a copy of my software to a single person wich he will use this software in a single PC.

thanks in adevance.

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GO HERE :
**broken link removed**

PS .. get the idea ONLY .. otherwise people could also plug a serial at their advantage
 
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eltonjohn said:
GO HERE :
**broken link removed**

PS .. get the idea ONLY .. otherwise people could also plug a serial at their advantage

Hi eltonjohn;

the link you have mentioned is very intresting but I don't understand the c#, would you please give me a code in c/c++ .

thanx.
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elect said:
Hi All;

I would like to ask how can I get (read) the serial number of a hard drive disk with c++ buider so I can use it to protect my software, actually I want to send a copy of my software to a single person wich he will use this software in a single PC.

thanks in adevance.

elect.

Takecare many programs works in win98/me can change the serial no. of any HDD which make the above protection has no meaning
 

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I think you mean the volume id which can easily be changed, not the harddisk's serial number, programmed by the manufacturer (see eltonjohn's picture above).


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