Finding a stolen computer

  apollogeemark 18:25 25 Jul 2004
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Hello.

I’ve been told that there is software that can trace any stolen computer if its used by someone on line.

is this true and does the computer have to have had the software installed on it already.

thanks

  GANDALF <|:-)> 18:28 25 Jul 2004

Google is your true friend........click here

You are looking at $40 or so.

G

  apollogeemark 16:42 10 Oct 2004

But ive heard tht if they format the computer it wont work anyway
You said about $40 but are there any free ones.

  spuds 17:34 10 Oct 2004

Two sharewares click here click here

One freebie click here [Pal PC Tracker Lite 1.01]

  Diodorus Siculus 17:52 10 Oct 2004

As for your second question, yes, the software has to be installed before the PC is nicked!

Some are supposed to survive a disk format...

  french_always_sucked 19:36 10 Oct 2004

just buy a new hard drive

  Dorsai 19:40 10 Oct 2004

If you have a stolen PC, you deserve to get caught.

If you are looking for your Pc that has been stolen. the thief deserves to get caught, and you deserve to get your PC back.

But in realtiy check mode..This will probably not happen.

Pity, really.

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