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change time on domain controllers to point to inside time called netclock ntptime source

Posted on 2009-02-13
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Last Modified: 2012-05-06
we want to point our domain controllers to a inside time source where do we change that
Question by:zenworksb
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You do this on the PDC emulator DC

Your PDC emulator should be getting its time from a reliable time source.
The default is time.windows.com. To check your PDC, issue
from the command line or run dialog.

To set it to use netclock, issue
%windir%\SYSTEM32\NET.EXE TIME /SETSNTP:netclock
from the command line or run dialog.

With the time source set, issue
from the command line or run dialog.

When you shut down normally, the time service should reset the hardware
clock to the time on the software clock.


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