No Password Expiration Notice Is Presented During the Logon Process (Q313194)
Windows XP may not display a notice to a user that the user’s password is about to expire. This problem may occur if the user logs on to a Microsoft Windows 2000-based domain from a Windows XP Professional-based computer on which the user has previously logged on, and the user’s password will expire in the specified expiry period.
The following policy determines whether Windows XP waits for the network during startup and the user logon process:
Computer Configuration\Administrative Templates\System\Logon: Always wait for the network at computer startup and logon
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