emailed survey offer link not working

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Hi again. I received an email to participate in a survey but the link doesnot work.
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What survey, from what email?
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Hi Chris, thanks for answering. I received an email today from adobe (perhaps it was not adobe?) It says © adobe systems inc at the bottom. that asked me to fill out a 20 minute survey to help adobe improve. I clicked on the link and was sent to a page that stated

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Adobe Software Survey
Login failed -------(I had tried to login but it failed to connect each time)
We appreciate your help on this survey. Your responses will help Adobe to provide you with the products and services that you need.
As a token of our appreciation for your time and efforts, we will provide you with the option of participating in a drawing for the following prizes:

Four (4) grand prizes of $500 e-Gift Cards
Twenty (20) prizes of $100 e-Gift Cards

For the Official Rules of the Drawing please check the following web address:
Sweepstakes Rules
Username:

This survey is being conducted for Adobe by Advanis. To confirm the validity of this survey, please consult Adobe’s website.

© 2012 Advanis | Privacy Statement | Help"

Clicking on the "sweepstake rules" link took me to the following text

"2012-2013 Adobe Creative Suite Survey Sweepstakes
COMPLETION OF THE SURVEY IS NOT REQUIRED FOR ENTRY. NO PURCHASE NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN. ANSWERS TO SURVEY QUESTIONS WILL NOT INFLUENCE YOUR CHANCES OF WINNING. SWEEPSTAKES IS OPEN ONLY TO CITIZENS OF THE UNITED STATES AGE 18 OR OLDER. The 2012-2013 Adobe Creative Suite Survey Sweepstakes (the "Sweepstakes") opens December 3, 2012 and closes January 31, 2013. The winning names will be randomly drawn from all entries received. Participation constitutes entrant's full unconditional agreement and acceptance of these Official Rules. Sweepstakes is sponsored by Adobe Systems Incorporated, 345 Park Ave., San Jose, CA 95110 ("Adobe" or "Sponsor")

(1) ELIGIBILITY: The Sweepstakes is open to citizens of the United States who are eighteen (18) years of age or older as of the date of entry. Employees, independent contractors, officers, and directors of Sponsor, its affiliates, subsidiaries, advertising promotion and fulfillment agencies, legal advisors, and the immediate family members and persons living in the same household of such persons are not eligible to participate in the Sweepstakes. Residents of jurisdictions prohibiting such promotions should consider this offer void.

(2) HOW TO ENTER: Participants may enter the Sweepstakes by completing the survey at http://surveys.advanis.ca/cs6 or if participants do not wish to participate in the survey they can enter the Sweepstakes by emailing their request to AdobeCS6@advanis.ca. Entry information will be used solely for contacting prize winners for this particular Sweepstakes. Entries will not be acknowledged or returned. Late, incomplete, illegible/unintelligible entries are not eligible. To be eligible for the drawing, all entries must be received by 11:59 P.M. (PDT) on January 31, 2013.

(3) PRIZES Four grand prizes of $500 (USD) e-gift cards will be awarded and twenty prizes of $100 (USD) e-Gift Cards. No alternative prize or other substitution is permitted except by Sponsor in the event of prize unavailability. Prize is non-transferable. All federal, state and/or local taxes are the responsibility of the winner. Winner is also responsible for internet access fees and service charges.

(4) SELECTION OF WINNER: The winner will be determined by random drawing of all eligible entries received by 11:59 P.M. (PDT) on January 31, 2013 and will be conducted by the Sponsor. Odds of winning a prize are based on the anticipated number of eligible entries. Winner will be notified by e-mail at which time a full shipping address and phone number will be required for fulfillment of the prize. Winner will have 15 days from notification to accept the prize by replying to notification e-mail. SPONSOR is not responsible for late, lost, misdirected, or unsuccessful efforts to notify the winner. All taxes on prizes, including income taxes, and any incidental expenses associated with collection of a prize are the responsibility of the winner. Winners assume all liability for any damages caused or claimed to be caused by participation or by any prize and release SPONSOR from any such liability. Winner may be required to sign and return a release of liability, declaration or affidavit of eligibility within 15 days of receipt by winner as a condition of receiving the prize. If the selected winner cannot be contacted, is ineligible, fails to claim a prize, or fails to timely return the completed and executed declaration and releases as required, prizes may be forfeited and an alternative winner selected. Prizes will be sent no later than 6 weeks after draw date. By accepting the prize winner agrees to the use of the winner's name, voice or likeness for the purpose of trade, advertising, or promotion without further compensation, unless prohibited by law.

(5) GENERAL TERMS AND CONDITIONS: Conduct of Sweepstakes and selection of winners are in Sponsor's sole discretion, and Sponsor's decisions are final and binding. Agents and representatives of SPONSOR, its affiliates, subsidiaries, advertising, promotion and fulfillment agencies, and legal advisors are not responsible for and shall not be liable for: (i) late, lost, delayed, damaged, misdirected, incomplete, illegible, unintelligible, or postage-due entries; (ii) any condition caused by events beyond the control of SPONSOR that may cause the Sweepstakes to be disrupted or corrupted; (iii) any printing or typographical errors in any materials associated with the Sweepstakes; (iv) any injuries, losses, or damages of any kind arising in connection with or as a result of the prize, or acceptance, possession, or use of the prize, or from participation in the Sweepstakes. By participating, each entrant agrees to release and hold SPONSOR and the employees, officers, directors, shareholders, agents, representatives of SPONSOR, its affiliates, subsidiaries, advertising, promotion, and fulfillment agencies, and legal advisors, harmless from any and all losses, damages, rights, claims and actions of any kind in connection with the Sweepstakes or resulting from entrant's participation, acceptance, possession, or use of any prize, including without limitation, personal injury, death, and property damage, and claims based on publicity rights, defamation, or invasion of privacy. Entrants agree to abide by these Official Rules and by the decisions of SPONSOR, whose decisions are final. All issues and questions concerning the construction, validity, interpretation and enforceability of these Official Rules or the rights obligations of entrant and Sponsor in connection with the Sweepstakes, shall be governed by, and construed in accordance with the laws of the State of California, without giving effect to any choice of law rules or provisions (whether of the State of California or any other jurisdiction), that would cause the application of the laws of any other jurisdiction other than the State of California.

WINNER'S LIST: To receive a list of winners please send a self-addressed stamped envelope to:

2012-2013 Adobe Creative Suite Survey Sweepstakes
Advanis Inc.
10123-99 Street
Edmonton, Alberta
T5J 3H1 CANADA

Adobe, the Adobe logo, and Better by Adobe are either registered trademarks or trademarks of Adobe Systems Incorporated in the United States and/or other countries.

Copyright 2012 Adobe Systems Incorporated. All rights reserved."
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OK, that looks legit at first glance (I just didn't know about it). The basic survey link works for me, but I don't have the full email and can't login.

If you can't log in, you need to contact the people running the survey (AdobeCS6@advanis.ca)