Extend the Extended SQL Server Trial Period

In the previous “SQL Server evaluation period has expired, How to extend it?” article, I have explained How to extend the evaluation period for SQL Server 2012?.

In this hint, I will try to answer the below questions:

  • How to Extend the SQL Server Evaluation Period?
  • What happened after the extended SQL Server evaluation period has expired again?
  • Can I Extend the extended SQL Server evaluation period after it expired again?

How to Extend the SQL Server Evaluation Period?

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Evaluation Period expired for Windows Server 2012 R2, How to extend it ?

After Window Server evaluation period has expired , you will found out unexpected behavior for your machine like unexpected Shutdown / Restart every one hour approximately !

Windows License is expired Build 9600

Windows License is expired

In this case, you only have two options:

  • Purchasing a new Windows Key, activate windows through Go to PC  Settings“.
  • Extend Window Server evaluation period has expired .

Note :  The windows will notify you with the following message.

Your Windows license will expire soon.

Your Windows license will expire soon

Before 12 days of Windows Server 2012 license Expiration to activate Windows.

Windows License valid for days

In this hint, I will elaborate How to Extend Windows Server Evaluation Period by following the bit mentioned steps below: Continue reading “Evaluation Period expired for Windows Server 2012 R2, How to extend it ?”