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Microsoft and MSN Sweepstakes

Sent: Saturday, April 7, 2007 4:26:07 PM

Dear Lucky winner,


The prestigious Microsoft and MSN have set out and successfully organised a Sweepstakes marking the begining of the year anniversary, The Management rolled out over 100,000.000.00 (One Hundred Million Great Britain Pounds) Begining of the year lucky email selected draws.

Participants for the draws were randomly selected and drawn from a wide range of web hosts which will be given the opportunity to benefit from year our patronage.

The selection was made through an electronic computer draw system attaching personalised email addresses to ticket numbers.Microsoft and MSN are now the largest Internet companies and in an effort to make sure that Internet Explorer remains the most widely used programme, Microsoft and MSN are running an e-mail beta test.

Your email address as indicated was drawn and attached to ticket number 008795727498 with serial numbers BTD/9080648302/07 and drew the lucky numbers 14-21-25-39-40-47(20) which subsequently won you £1,000,000.00 (One Million Great Britain Pounds) as one of the jackpot winners in this draw. You have therefore won the entire winning sum of £1,000,000.00 (One Million Great Britain Pounds).

Please be informed by this winning notification,to file your claims,you are to make contact with your designated agent who shall by duty guide you through the process to facilitate the release of your prize.To file for your claim Please Contact your fiduciary agent quickly

Mr.Gary Fletcher
Promotion Award Team
Head Winning Claims Dept.
Telephone:+44 70457 06391

Our special thanks and gratitude to The entire management and associates of Micro soft. Thank you for being part of our promotional award programme and commemorative Anniversary Draws.

From the Uk Board of Management
Head Customercare Service
Microsoft Promotion Team