What Is a "Delta Force 2" CD Key?


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A "Delta Force 2" CD key is an alphanumeric code that software developers use to ensure that the game "Delta Force 2" was purchased legally. Sometimes called a "product key," "serial number" or "activation code," this type of key is used by a growing number of software developers.

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Product keys are always unique to each specific item sold and can vary in length. These codes are typically entered before the actual software installation process begins. A mathematical algorithm manipulates the code in an attempt to match it with a code that is valid. It is important to keep the product key in a safe place, in case the software needs to be reinstalled at a future date. The key is essential to the operation of the game or program, and in most cases, the manufacturer will not replace it, if it is lost.

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