Starting with the Windows 8.1 operating systems, Microsoft introduced a new system for alerting Windows users. Active dialog boxes and "on screen" notifications to alert you to operating system issues or to perform the necessary actions.
One of these notifications is "Your Windows License Will Expire Soon"
Although we've been accustomed to Microsoft putting Windows notification boxes when errors occur,Your Windows License Will Expire Soon"Is not an error. It is a notification that users are informed that the license for their version of Windows 10 is about to expire and that it requires a action for renewal of the license.
Most users who are experiencing this problem are the ones who are experiencing this problem Windows 10 Pro. Version of Windows 10 Pro enabled on the organization. "Windows is activated using your organization's activation service". These licenses are typical of companies where a larger volume of licenses can be purchased that can be enabled on multiple PCs simultaneously.
Most companies use it KMS Server for activating and managing licenses for Microsoft products. With this method you can use a single license to activate multiple software copies, but only for computers that are in the company's network. LAN. The KMS server will periodically check if the PC on which the license was activated is part of the company's local network or not. If after a while your computer no longer receives the verification connection from this KMS server, the license will go into an expiration period and will be disabled. This is why the "Your Windows License Will Soon Soon" message may appear.
The best idea when we get the message "Your Windows License Will Expire Soon" is to go to "Settings"> "Actiovation" and check the status of the license on our operating system. If the message "Windows is activated using your organization's activation service"Meant that the KMS verification could not be done, and on a certain date the license would expire.
How can we see the expiration date of the Windows 10 Pro license
1. open Command Prompt and execute the command:
slmgr / dlv
2. The dialog that opens will show information about the operating system. Version, license type, expiration date.
In this box you can see it how long is it until the license for Windows 10 Pro expires, as well as information on the extension of the license. "Rearm".
How to extend the license period for Windows 10 Pro
The simplest way is to open Command Prompt with Administrator privileges (Elevated) and run the command:
slmgr.vbs / rearm.
Restart the operating system to apply the modification.
If after restarting the operating system you will receive the message again as your license expires soon, you most likely need to contact your licensor or Microsoft to clarify the issue.