Is it illegal to share music?

Answer In general, most musical works are copyrighted, so sharing music without the artist's consent is illegal. However, in certain instances, people may legally share music.One LicenseWhen a consumer bu... Read More »

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Is it illegal to download music, or is it just illegal to share downloaded music?

Technically the act of using Limewire/Kazaa/Morpheus or any other P2P file sharing system IS PERFECTLY LEGAL. However, the act of sharing copyrighted music is what the authorities will prosecute fo... Read More »

Is downloading music illegal if you don't share your files?

Downloading any copyrighted material you did not pay for is illegal.

Is it illegal to share a Music CD you bought from a store, and sharing it with a friend for downloading?

It IS ILLEGAL indeed. ALL CD labels say: Unauthorised copying, hiring, LENDING, public performance, broadcasting and REDISTRIBUTION of this record prohibited.

How to Share Music Between Two Computers with Home Share?

Home Sharing is an iTunes supported program that allows you to share music between multiple computers on the same network.Have you ever wanted to have the same set of music on two of your computers... Read More »