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I am seeing people complaining about expensive tools such as Dreamweaver or Photoshop. I am just wondering about that, because everyone knows that they can get this software running for free (if it is done illegally). Why don't they just use a cracked version? Is it so likely to get caught?

I feel that nowadays a lot of people are using cracked software but whenever the topic is mentioned, they ALL say PSSST!!! or start criticizing it, even though they are doing it themselves...

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closed as not a real question by Su', w3dk, paulmorriss Nov 9 '12 at 10:44

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Using cracked software is a big risk, learning a freeware alternative pays of more in the long run, take for example GIMP and Adobe Photoshop, at first doing things in GIMP wasn't so smooth, but now you can do a really great job with it.

Also I think free software changes less radically overtime not necessitating to ramp-up on learning where is stuff and how to do stuff that was in plain sight before.

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