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Time and date settings incorrect for program

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Posted · Original PosterOP

Hello.

I have been using a program called WSv3 to check weather radars around the United States. During the time i've had this program, I accidentally changed my time and date settings. I reverted them back to normal, but whenever i try to open WSv3, I get an error message saying "Failed to start program. Failed because your time and date settings are incorrect. Fix your date and time settings, and restart your computer and try again". I/ve tried everything, I have synced my clock countless time, I've used Windows Powershell to uninstall and install W32 time, and I have turned on the option to sync time automatically. I tried every solution you could think of online. I still do not know how to fix this problem, and is giving me a big headache. Could someone please give me a fix for this?

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I would find where the program is installed and remove any remaining files (esp config files) before attempting reinstalling


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5 minutes ago, Moonzy said:

I would find where the program is installed and remove any remaining files (esp config files) before attempting reinstalling

Yeah, this definitely sounds like the program is keeping some sort of a record and gets confused because of the accidental time-traveling.


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Posted · Original PosterOP
1 hour ago, Moonzy said:

I would find where the program is installed and remove any remaining files (esp config files) before attempting reinstalling

The program is installed in on my SSD Do i delete EVERYTHING that has to do with WSV3 and try to reinstall it?

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Posted · Original PosterOP
1 hour ago, WereCatf said:

Yeah, this definitely sounds like the program is keeping some sort of a record and gets confused because of the accidental time-traveling.

Do you know how to delete those records?

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1 minute ago, Dell Dorado said:

Do you know how to delete those records?

No, since I don't know the app and I don't know where it stores its stuff. You can try to uninstall it, then delete the entire folder it was installed in, if there are any leftover-files. Then see in %USERPROFILE%, %APPDATA% and %HOMEPATH% if there are any files that belong to it.


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6 minutes ago, Dell Dorado said:

The program is installed in on my SSD Do i delete EVERYTHING that has to do with WSV3 and try to reinstall it?

there should be a folder with the software name on it in Program Files or Program Files (x86) for most of them

uninstall it, then locate to folder and delete it


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3 minutes ago, WereCatf said:

No, since I don't know the app and I don't know where it stores its stuff. You can try to uninstall it, then delete the entire folder it was installed in, if there are any leftover-files. Then see in %USERPROFILE%, %APPDATA% and %HOMEPATH% if there are any files that belong to it.

ok thank you i removed everything. sorry if it shows that i posted 3 times, i dont know why it does that.

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1 minute ago, Dell Dorado said:

ok thank you i removed everything. sorry if it shows that i posted 3 times, i dont know why it does that.

it's fine, connection issue can cause this

 

did it fix your issue?


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Posted · Original PosterOP
5 minutes ago, Moonzy said:

it's fine, connection issue can cause this

 

did it fix your issue?

I tried, but it still didnt work.

;(

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1 minute ago, Dell Dorado said:

I tried, but it still didnt work.

;(

you'll have to google where the software store the config file

possible in the Users AppData folder like @WereCatf mentioned


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Posted · Original PosterOP
11 minutes ago, Moonzy said:

you'll have to google the software store the config file

possible in the Users AppData folder like @WereCatf mentioned

do i then delete the config file?

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2 minutes ago, Dell Dorado said:

do i then delete the config file?

yeap


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1 minute ago, Dell Dorado said:

didn't work.

thank you for your help anyway

it probably stored some file somewhere that you need to dig out and delete it then it'll work

but I have no idea where it would be.


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be quiet! - sent me AM4 mounting for my DRP3 even though it's way past the timeframe stated, no questions asked

Corsair - very good RMA experience, absolutely recommend

 

Companies I hate:

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Posted · Original PosterOP
48 minutes ago, Moonzy said:

it probably stored some file somewhere that you need to dig out and delete it then it'll work

but I have no idea where it would be.

does it necessarily have to have the word config in it?

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Just now, Dell Dorado said:

does it necessarily have to have the word config in it?

mmm not necessarily

it could be named anything, but i dont recommend poking around C drive unless you're absolutely sure what you're doing

its normally a .config or .txt file


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Xperia Z3, XiaoMi 5c, Radeon GPUs, Razer Audio Products, any bloatwares

 

Companies I absolutely adore: (and hope it stays that way)

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be quiet! - sent me AM4 mounting for my DRP3 even though it's way past the timeframe stated, no questions asked

Corsair - very good RMA experience, absolutely recommend

 

Companies I hate:

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Nvidia, Intel, Apple, TMT (Thundermatch, a retailer)

 

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Acer monitors, Gigabyte, Seagate HDD, Kingston SSD, Razer (except their mouse), XiaoMi Phones

 

Remember, just because I had good/bad experiences with these companies/product, doesn't mean you will have similar experiences too. I would still recommend these products if they made sense for your needs, but I'll add a disclaimer of my experience if it's relevant. Feel free to DM me asking why they are where they are.

 

 

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