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Microsoft Adcenter Survey?
Is this legit?
debvh




msg:3047443
 7:10 pm on Aug 15, 2006 (gmt 0)

I received an email inviting me to participate in an adcenter Survey. It says the survey will take 6 minutes and that I will get a $10 amazon gift certifcate. I don't see anything about a survey on the adcenter site. Does anyone know if the email is legitimate?

Thanks.

 

Receptional




msg:3048225
 7:56 am on Aug 16, 2006 (gmt 0)

We had a phone call a few weeks back offering 75 for taking part in a 40 minute phone survey.

We smelt a rat too.

If the email isn't from a Microsoft address, I would be very wary.

adCenter411




msg:3048783
 5:16 pm on Aug 16, 2006 (gmt 0)

Hi there,
I can confirm that a 3rd party company, Sotech, is conducting a survey for us - if the mail is from Chad Law or references Sotech, it's legit.

Thanks,
adCenter411

[edited by: adCenter411 at 5:18 pm (utc) on Aug. 16, 2006]

jbgilbert




msg:3048789
 5:21 pm on Aug 16, 2006 (gmt 0)

A while back I tried completing an online survey from a company that MSN had hired, but on the final submit page I got a 500 Server error.

debvh




msg:3048890
 6:57 pm on Aug 16, 2006 (gmt 0)

Thanks, ac411. Someone should alert the adcenter support team - I submitted the same question to them before posting here, and as of their reply to me 4 hours ago, they are still looking into it.

Better yet, post something on the adcenter site about the survey. MSN doesn't really expect people to click a link on an email without checking it out, do they?!?!

Anyway, I am off to have the most productive 6 minutes of my day...

edit: Turns out the survey is now closed. So much for the productive part of my day.

ispy




msg:3056595
 2:27 am on Aug 23, 2006 (gmt 0)

I got it, but I think it had ended by the time I began. I know that I did not click on an email link though.

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