Not quite right. A user cannot sell "educational", "student," or "NFR" (demo for industry) versions. The licenses for such software is NOT transferable.
- Dov > -----Original Message----- > From: Bodvar Bjorgvinsson > Sent: Wednesday, February 27, 2008 3:38 AM > To: Daniel Emory > Cc: Framers List > Subject: Re: Registering a new FrameMaker license > > Ask the seller (if not already stated in the description) whether this > is an unused, sealed copy. By the rules of eBay, wrong information > will deem the seller to refund. > > Do not ask for a serial number because the seller will probably know > that such information can (sometimes?) be used illegally on "pirate" > copies. > If it is a used copy, get his/her assertion that Adobe has been > advised of the selling and the former user has been de-registered off > the copy. Adobe cannot IMHO prevent anyone from selling his/her copy, > provided that the registration things are in order. > > This info is based solely on my own experience with shopping on eBay > or otherwise on the Internet. > > Bodvar > > > On Tue, Feb 19, 2008 at 7:53 PM, Daniel Emory > <danemory7224 at sbcglobal.net> wrote: > > I recall recent posts on this subject. Specifically > > about buying an old version of frame from Ebay, and > > then registering it with adobe so as to get the > > upgrade price for the latest version. Apparently, part > > of the problem is to be sure the copy is not already > > registered to someone else. How can I be assured that > > buying the product on Ebay is eligible for > > registration in my name. > > > > Also, I looked aroun on the Adobe website for the > > subject of how to register Framemaker as the crucial > > step in buying an upgrade. > >