System Command Line Shows the Wrong Date

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When you run the DATE command at a command prompt to change the system date between two dates that occur before and after Daylight Saving Time, the new system date may be incorrect.
To resolve this problem, obtain the latest service pack for Windows NT 4.0. For additional information, click the following article number to view the article in theMicrosoft Knowledge Base:
152734 How to Obtain the Latest Windows NT 4.0 Service Pack

Microsoft has confirmed that this is a problem in the Microsoft products that are listed at the beginning of this article. This problem was first corrected in Windows NT 4.0 Service Pack 5.


Article ID: 229759 - Last Review: 01/07/2015 10:22:15 - Revision: 1.2

  • Microsoft Windows NT Server 4.0 Standard Edition
  • Microsoft Windows NT Server 4.0 Enterprise Edition
  • Microsoft Windows NT Workstation 4.0 Developer Edition
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