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System Clock not synchronizing

Last Modified: 2008-02-01
Hello experts,

A strange problem and annoying for the user: one of our client XP workstations, joined in a Small Business Domain, has a problem with it's system clock.

We've replaced the motherboard BIOS battery, changed NTP settings and of course tried setting the time manually. Still the clock is not synchronizing with the network/NTP settings. After a day of setting the clock the time can differ for over an hour or even a day.

Someone knows what this could be or does someone know a simple tool that can run as a background services for clock synchronization?
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http://support.microsoft.com/kb/307897 may be of use as well.

or use an aurtomatic time synchronization software


First off, both time zones where not set correctly. I also changed the NTP server address.

thx for the support!

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