how to point server 2003 to external time server

I need to know the command to point server 2003 to an external ntp server like
time-a.nist.gov 129.6.15.28
explorer648Asked:
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Hypercat (Deb)Connect With a Mentor Commented:
Command line:

net time /setsntp: [servername or ip],0x1

However, there are other things you should check and configure properly on your internal time server.  For more detailed info, here's a good article from the Microsoft knowledgebase:

http://support.microsoft.com/kb/816042/en-us
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ChopperCenturyCommented:
http://www.windowsnetworking.com/articles_tutorials/Configuring-Windows-Time-Service.html
Scroll the the section "Syncing to an external time server"
Quick and easy registry fix. Always make a backup copy of registry before making changes.
Best of luck
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kory1006Commented:
in a command prompt type;

net time /setsntp:www.servername.com


Then restart the windows time service.  (net stop w32time then net start w32time)
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