Check Date and Time Settings

Are you puzzled with the errors related to date and time settings on your PC installed with Windows® XP?


Windows® XP includes the Windows® Time Service, which permits you to synchronize the clock on your system with accurate Simple Network Time Protocol also called as SNTP servers on the Internet. But, sometimes, the default system settings on Windows® XP may act as a factor for time variance issue.


You can understand more about date and time settings on your Windows® XP-based PC from the information given below:




  • Importance of checking date and time settings.s® XP

  • Errors relating to checking date and time settings on Windows® XP

  • How to correct the date and time settings?



Importance of checking date and time settings.s® XP



While most of the PC owners are not worried about this small discrepancy, it is better to maintain the correct system clock setting in order to ensure the proper operation of database and several other applications on your PC. Moreover, when the date and time settings are not proper, there are chances of getting Windows® Update error on your computer.



rrors relating to checking date and time settings on Windows® XP



When you are trying to check the date and time settings on Windows® XP, you might get error 0271 asking to check date and time settings and this might be due to CMOS battery backup problem. When you look for updates on Microsoft® Update website or Windows® Update website, you might get an error code 0x80072F8F and this might occur if the date and time setting on your Windows® XP computer varies too much from the valid time and date of the Secure Socket Layer (SSL) certificates, which are being used in Windows® Update Website.



How to correct the date and time settings?


In case you receive the date and time settings error, try to verify and adjust the date and time setting on your PC. Even after changing the date and time settings, if your system shows wrong date and time every time you turn it on, expert technicians of iYogi are always there to give you comprehensive tech support round the clock, who will provide you with the best possible solution for this error. You can get the tech help of iYogi not only for this error, but for any other error messages that you come across on your computer. iYogi’s certified tech experts can offer best support for all issues relating to your PC.




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