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

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we want to point our domain controllers to a inside time source where do we change that
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Hi,

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
%windir%\SYSTEM32\NET.EXE TIME /QUERYSNTP
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
%windir%\SYSTEM32\NET.EXE TIME /SET /YES
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.

HTH
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