Wibu CodeMeter dongle used by Smode, contain several clocks to ensure license usage do not exceed time limits.
Smode will not run if all clocks are not enough synchronized.
The following message will be displayed: "System Time between computer and CmContainer differs too much."
To resolve this issue, ensure your operating system date, time and timezone are correct.
Then update the Dongle Certified Time of the dongle with a computer connected to Internet:
For this, launch the CodeMeter WebAdmin
Go to CMContainer Info panel
Then confirm the time update
Wait the following message disappearance
Then all the time should be synchronized:
And Smode should run if its license allow it.
If you have time upate error, check the CodeMeter WebAdmin proxy setting and deactivate if you do not use one.