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    Starting the new year with a competition BANG... Wiley is giving you the chance to win a 32GB Microsoft Surface tablet with Black Touch Cover!

    Wiley have a variety of Windows 8 guidebooks to help you navigate through all the shiny gadgets you were treated to this Christmas.

    Just answer the simple question below by Thursday 31 January, midnight GMT to be in with a chance to win.

    The winner will also receive the following Wiley Windows 8 books:

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    Update -- winner: Darius Velavicius

    Competition now closed

    Posted by Anna Anna

    Categories: competition, Microsoft

    Wiley Microsoft competition

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    1. 1. No purchase necessary. Proof of entering is not proof of receipt of entry.

      2. To be eligible, entries must be received on or before the competition closing date. All entries shall become the property of The Book Depository, and their directors, officers, representatives, advertising and promotional agencies are not responsible for contacting or forwarding prizes to entrants who provide unclear or incomplete information or for entries lost, misdirected, delayed or destroyed.

      3. The competition is open to all. Parents/guardians must submit the entry for those under the age of 16. Images must not contain photographs of minors without an adult's consent.

      4. The prize winner will be decided by The Book Depository. The Book Depository will not enter into correspondence about the choice of winner.

      5. The competition ends as specified on the competition page -- no entry received after that time will be considered. The winner will be announced as specified on the competition page. There is one prize

      6. The promoter reserves the right to amend the specification of the prize or offer an alternative prize of equal or greater value.

      7. The prize winner will be notified by telephone/email. If the selected entrant does not meet all of the contract conditions, another entrant will be selected from the remaining eligible entries.

      8. The competitions are not open to employees of The Book Depository and their sponsors or their immediate families.

      9. By entering the contest, entrants, consent to the use of their names, city of residence, photograph and/or image for publicity purposes in all media carried out by The Book Depository, without payment or compensation.

      10. The decisions of the contest judges are final. The prize must be accepted as awarded.

      11. The right is reserved to terminate or withdraw this contest at any time.

      12. All entries become the property of The Book Depository, who assume no responsibility for lost, stolen, delayed, damaged or misdirected entries or for any failure of the website during the promotional period, for any problems or technical malfunction of any telephone network or lines, computer online systems, servers, access providers, computer equipment, software, failure of any email or entry to be received by The Book Depository on account of technical problems or traffic congestion on the Internet or any website, or any combination thereof including any injury or damage to an entrant's or any other person's computer related to or resulting from playing or downloading any material in the promotion. The Book Depository reserve the right, in its sole discretion, to cancel or suspend the email portion of this contest should a virus or bug or other cause beyond the reasonable control of The Book Depository corrupt the security or proper administration of the contest. Any attempt to deliberately damage any website or undermine the legitimate operation of this promotion is a violation of criminal and civil laws, and should such an attempt be made, The Book Depository reserve the right to seek remedies and damages to the fullest extent permitted by law, including criminal prosecution. Entries are subject to verification and will be declared invalid if they are illegible, mechanically reproduced, mutilated, forged, falsified, altered or tampered within any way. Entrants agree to abide by the Contest Rules and the decisions of the independent judging panel, which are final.

      13. Entries must be submitted by the named entrant (or their parent/guardian for children aged 16 or under) and will be invalid if found to come from a third party. Multiple entries from a single source (e.g 'competition entry' website/company) will be disqualified.

      14. For name/county of prize winner, please send a stamped addressed envelope marked The Book Depository, Royal Albert House, Sheet Street, Windsor, SL4 1BE. No entries should be sent to this address.

      15. Entry to the competition is conditional on acceptance of these terms and conditions.

      16. The email address and phone number you provide to enter the competition will be used by us to contact you if necessary, and will not be shared with other companies. The Book Depository will only use your email address in compliance with the provisions of the Data Protection Act 1998 and in accordance with our privacy policy.

      17. The Promoters have organised these prize draws in good faith and do not accept liability relating to the prize.


    1. Mr Ron Faulkner's avatar Mr Ron Faulkner

      Not only an excellent and competitive Book supplier but also lets me have a chance to win something. May be I will be lucky on my 70th Year here on earth. Keep smiling I say.

      Posted Fri, 18 Jan 2013 12:01
    2. Danielle's avatar Danielle

      I'm a geek! I know this :P

      Posted Fri, 18 Jan 2013 11:36
    3. Tseng Yi Hua's avatar Tseng Yi Hua

      I want to win the special gift.

      Posted Fri, 18 Jan 2013 11:35
    4. Richard Adolfo Lagos Aguilera's avatar Richard Adolfo Lagos Aguilera

      An MST and a book. I am happy.

      Posted Fri, 18 Jan 2013 11:23
    5. Richard Adolfo Lagos Aguilera's avatar Richard Adolfo Lagos Aguilera

      I like winning. I want an MST.

      Posted Fri, 18 Jan 2013 11:19
    6. Maciej Suchnicki's avatar Maciej Suchnicki

      yvon schutten Check WIKI once again about the year of release. ;)

      Posted Fri, 18 Jan 2013 10:58
    7. Daniela's avatar Daniela

      Let's hope that the rest of this year will improve... The start wasn't that great!

      Posted Fri, 18 Jan 2013 10:56
    8. Yvonne Chandler's avatar Yvonne Chandler

      Really happy with the service to Australia, thanks guys!

      Posted Fri, 18 Jan 2013 09:12
    9. yvon schutten's avatar yvon schutten

      Windows was launched on nov 20 1984 as far as i know. So therefore i choose 85 from the options. And my god i would be so happy winning this competion as my laptop just broke down for ever leaving me to poor to buy a new one so i keep my fingers crossed untill the end of januari.....

      Posted Fri, 18 Jan 2013 09:09
    10. Alexander's avatar Alexander

      Your possibility of sending the books to international destinations is very apt for like me persons who work in different countries. Alex

      Posted Fri, 18 Jan 2013 08:33
    11. Popescu AlexandraLavinia's avatar Popescu AlexandraLavinia

      I really love the books!

      Posted Fri, 18 Jan 2013 07:51
    12. Nikos Karousis's avatar Nikos Karousis

      Congratulations for this (and every other) great competition!

      Posted Fri, 18 Jan 2013 07:48
    13. Ms K L Martindale's avatar Ms K L Martindale

      Thankyou for providing such a wonderful prize, lets hope it comes down under.

      Posted Fri, 18 Jan 2013 07:23
    14. Silvio Alaimo's avatar Silvio Alaimo

      Good Luck :D

      Posted Fri, 18 Jan 2013 06:42
    15. angela tonna's avatar angela tonna

      Thank you for such a great competition!

      Posted Fri, 18 Jan 2013 06:31
    16. tiziana blacklock's avatar tiziana blacklock

      Thank you for such an awesome opportunity! Good luck to all!

      Posted Fri, 18 Jan 2013 06:08
    17. Barbara Sellner's avatar Barbara Sellner

      Awesome!! Would like to be more updated computerwise.

      Posted Fri, 18 Jan 2013 05:50
    18. Babatunde's avatar Babatunde

      This is impressive!

      Posted Fri, 18 Jan 2013 05:38
    19. SaravananVenkatesan's avatar SaravananVenkatesan

      Hope to WIN !!!! 32GB Microsoft Surface tablet with Black Touch Cover!!!!......very very useful to my only son studies. MAY GOD BLESS ME

      Posted Fri, 18 Jan 2013 05:29
    20. Becky Richied's avatar Becky Richied

      Thank you for offering such a fantastic giveaway...goodluck all :)

      Posted Fri, 18 Jan 2013 05:02
    21. Anthony Lam's avatar Anthony Lam

      My family just loves Book Depository.

      Posted Fri, 18 Jan 2013 04:45
    22. Alex Mortensen's avatar Alex Mortensen

      It would be absolutely fantastic to win the tablet!

      Posted Fri, 18 Jan 2013 04:13
    23. Rick Gilliver's avatar Rick Gilliver

      Hope you will send it to New Zealand. Would make an old man very happy. Thanks for the chance. Regards, Rick

      Posted Fri, 18 Jan 2013 04:10
    24. phil allen's avatar phil allen

      Good news Kent! Dont have to worry about mail delivery to Maylasia, cos its coming to Australia!

      Posted Fri, 18 Jan 2013 04:07
    25. Deanna White's avatar Deanna White

      Fantastic prize! Thank you B.D.

      Posted Fri, 18 Jan 2013 04:03

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