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An extra 30 days on vista when already locked out??

Can you extend the 30 day trial period for windows vista?? I have already been frozen out and have a cv on there which i cant email to anyone!!

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Theres a command you can use to re-arm the 30 day trial in order to get up to 120 days.

I realise this fix has come a little late for you but i'll post anyway, it may help other users.

First, type in cmd.exe from your windows search box and open it up.

Net ensure that the command line is showing the following path:


It should point to the correct directory by default but just in case it hasnt type in:

cd c:\Windows\System32\ then <return>

Next you need to access the command in this folder to re-arm the 30 day limitation, so type in:

cscript slmgr.vbs -rearm <return>

Then restart and you will have another 30 days. This script can be used up to a maximum of 120 days :D

Posted on Aug 19, 2008


Try this. install another operating system like windows xp and access u'r file from that

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r else goto cmd prompt as administrator change date n run 1 command wich i dont remember.thn restart n reset date again. now in system properties u'l see trial extended to 30 days again

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