Windows license expired?

  Zurdo 10:54 AM 01 Apr 12
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On startup my second computer shows a message - "Your Windows License has expired. To continue using Windows please renew" What's going on?

  onthelimit1 11:23 AM 01 Apr 12

It is the 1st of April!

  Nontek 11:26 AM 01 Apr 12

Check Date/Time on 'second computer', perhaps needs new CMOS battery.

  Fruit Bat /\0/\ 11:37 AM 01 Apr 12

Yes it can expire if it is not activated within 30 days.

but agree, check time and date and see if new CMOS battery is required if its an old machine.

  Zurdo 11:45 AM 01 Apr 12
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Computer is 5 years old. Anyway sfter a damn good thrashing it's now working perfectly. Thanks for the replies..........especially to onthelimit1...!

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