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How to fix an unknown error occured (-9808) in itunes

Check your computer's date, time, and time zone. If they are not correct, set the correct date, time, and time zone.

If your computer's date, time, and time zone are all correct and you still see this alert message, this issue can be resolved by modifying certain settings in the Internet Options control panel:

Go to the Start menu and choose Control Panel.
Select Internet Options.
Note: If you are using Windows Vista you may need to select Classic View on the left before you can see Internet Options.
Note: If you are using WIndows 7 you may need to change "View by" to either Large icons or Small icons before you can see Internet Options.
Click the Advanced tab.
In the Settings box, scroll down to the Security section.

Deselect the option to "Check for server certificate revocation (requires restart)."
Select the options for "SSL 3.0" and "TLS 1.0."
Apply the changes and restart your computer.

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advent 5431 date keeps changing back to 2008


IS your TimeZone is Correct?
Right click on your clock, choose Adjust Date/Time.
Click Time Zone Tab. Make sure your Time zone is correctly set.


Boot into the BIOS (setup) screens and check the date and time there. If the date is off by years then that verifies you need a new CMOS battery. Do not confuse the CMOS battery with the large external battery you run the computer with.

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Explain how to set the date in the bottom right corner of my computer screen


  • Double click the time display on the bottom right of the computer screen to open the date and time properties box. Use the tabs to access settings for time, date, time zone and Web-based time updates.
  • 2 Set the clock for the correct time zone. Click the "Time zone" tab. Click the drop-down menu for time zone choices. Click the time zone choice for your area. Click a check in the box for automatic updates on daylight saving time changes. Click the "Apply" button, then the "OK" button.
  • 3 Set the correct date. Click the "Date and time" tab to show clock and calendar settings. Click the drop-down menu displaying the name of a month to change the month. Use the up-and-down arrow keys to change the year being displayed. Click on a date on the calendar image to set the date. The time can be manually set on this page also.
  • 4 Set the current time. Use the up-and-down arrow keys next to the numeric time display on the date and time page to manually set the clock. Click "Apply," then click "OK" to confirm date and time settings.
  • 5 Click the "Internet time" tab to use a Web-based clock for updates to automatically correct the time. Click the "Server" drop-down menu for listed Internet time sources. Click a check mark into the check box for automatic synchronizing. Click the "Update now" button, then click the "OK" button.

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how can i solve system calender problem.I cant fix the date and time.


For immediate results in fixing the date and time on your computer, double click on the taskbar at the bottom of your Windows screen. This is located on the bottom right-hand corner of your screen. The date and time control panel on your computer will automatically open.

Adjust the Properties
Double click the clock. A smaller date and time properties menu will open as soon as you have double clicked on the time at the bottom of your Windows computer screen. To set the date and time on your personal computer, the process is quite simple. You can use your mouse to click on the correct day, month, and year. You will also see an image of a clock on the right-hand side of the properties menu that will display the corrected time that you have entered. When you are pleased with the corrections, simply click on the OK button on your computer screen. Most modern computers automatically adjust for daylight savings, but several older models do not. As a result, you will need to update the time as mentioned.

Time Zone
Adjust the time zone on your computer by clicking once on the time zone tab that is displayed on the same properties menu that opened when you clicked on the clock at the bottom of your computer screen. To set your time zone, you can choose the correct time zone from the drop down menu. Use the small arrow to show the options in the time zone menu on your computer. Once again, you can click OK when you are finished. If you choose to have your computer automatically updated for daylight savings, then be sure that the small box at the bottom of the time zone menu is checked.



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Jan 17, 2011 | Computers & Internet

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the time and calendar are not accurate on ipod touch


Here are a few things to try:

Check that your timezone settings are correct on the touch:

On 2.1 firmware, it's:
1. Settings > Mail, Contacts, Calendar > Time Zone Support
2. Settings > General > Date & Time > Time Zone

On your pc, also make sure that it has the correct date, time, and time zone.
Finally, there have been problems when you allow your computer to enter hibernation mode with iTunes running. After waking up the pc and syncing, time and date can get messed up.
To avoid this, close iTunes before letting pc go in hibernation mode.
Best of luck!





Jan 01, 2009 | Apple iPod touch

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Check time zone settings in windows and yahoo.

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