Setting remote office time to match main office time on workstations through GPO

I would like to set the workstations of a remote office to the same time as the main office through a GPO, but I cannot find the section in the policy.
LrdKanienAsked:
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MightySWCommented:
Use the login for GPO and apply that GPO to the remote office GPO

Add the .vbs file to the login GPO and create as such:

http://www.experts-exchange.com/Programming/Misc/Q_21493842.html

HTH
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Malli BoppeCommented:
You don't need to set up the time on teh remote site.If every thing is setup properly the time syncronization should happen automatically from PDC at the root and flowing through the bottom.
http://www.windowsnetworking.com/articles_tutorials/Configuring-Windows-Time-Service.html 
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MightySWCommented:
Theoretically yes, W32 time service will accomplish this, but I have experienced that it is better to set the time from the DC manually to remote locations and over possible slow WAN links.  I am not MS and I do not consider anything over 512kbps a fast link.  If a T-1 is in place then I MIGHT consider it a decent link, otherwise it is slow and the time service is unreliable at best.

Just my experience.
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LrdKanienAuthor Commented:
I have my PDC in the PST and a DC in every office location.  Why would they all be on the same time zone automatically?
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LrdKanienAuthor Commented:
what I'm saying is that I have offices across many time zones, but I only want 1 office to be using CST that isn't in CST.
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Malli BoppeCommented:
Its not that straight forward.You need to push registry changes through login scripts.or startup scripts on the workstation ou.
http://www.experts-exchange.com/Networking/Windows_Networking/Q_22483000.htmlhttp://www.experts-exchange.com/Networking/Windows_Networking/Q_22483000.html 
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MightySWCommented:
Yes, during the setup of Windows it asks you what TZ you are in.  This doesn't change.  It will know what TZ you are in.  

I don't think that I clearly understand...You are trying to set a DC to CST when it is in the PST zone?  Are you going to set all of the DC's at the remote locations to PST or CST?

thanks
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LrdKanienAuthor Commented:
Here is the scenario - 3 offices.  One in PST, CST, and one in Athens +2 GMT.  The one in Athens wants to operate on CST for business reasons.

I ran the command below as a startup script which I applied only to their machines with GPO via OU.

CONTROL.EXE TIMEDATE.CPL,,/Z Central Standard Time
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MightySWCommented:
Again, as far as I know there is no template for setting a key locally for timezone.  It is either done through what you are doing now or with the Domain W32 time service.

Please see mb's post above.

I think that what you are doing has it covered.

Hope this helps.

Also, found some interesting stuff here:

http://www.petri.co.il/forums/showthread.php?t=2664

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