Expiration notification period (in days)

Defines for how long (in days) the card or certificate expiration warning is displayed once the smart card or certificate has expired.

If this setting is not configured or disabled, then the notification period is 5 days.

Supported on: At least Windows Vista SP1

Expiration notification period (in days)

Registry PathSOFTWARE\Policies\HID Global\ActivClient\Notifications\CardValidity
Value NameExpirationNotificationPeriod
Default Value5
Min Value
Max Value


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