Event ID 29 - W32Time error on Windows Server 2003 PDC

Posted on 2008-11-19
Last Modified: 2012-05-05
I just can't make this error go away.  Any suggestions?

Event Type:      Error
Event Source:      W32Time
Event Category:      None
Event ID:      29
Date:            11/18/2008
Time:            9:16:26 PM
User:            N/A
Computer:      SERVER
The time provider NtpClient is configured to acquire time from one or more time sources, however none of the sources are currently accessible.  No attempt to contact a source will be made for 15 minutes. NtpClient has no source of accurate time.

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Question by:fekdep
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    by:Pete Long
    Hello fekdep,

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    Accepted Solution

    Make sure your PDC is setup with a reliable external time source. On the link below there is a reg file that you can import into your PDC to configure all the correct configurations for an external time source.

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