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offset Windows time after world clock sync

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I have a server that synchronizes with one of the Rolex time servers.  I need to know if there is a way (and how) that i may be able to offset or advance our network time by 10 seconds.  so if the rolex shows 11:15.31  our server would show 11:15.41.  I need to do this for email scheduling purposes.  I could just remove the time sync and manually upkeep the time on a weekly basis, but i already have enough to do.  Any advice?  This is a Windows 2003 server, i can move the process over to a 2008 server if there would be any benefit.

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The only option I could think of is to set the time with a script.  You could poll the time on the atomic clock and then advance it by 10 or so seconds.  Not sure why you need to advance 10 seconds for email but I think scripting will be your best answer.

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basically we have emails that schedule to be sent at midnight.  i need those emails to be delivered to the recipient as close to midnight as possible, as our market is competitive that way.  I am seeing an average delivery delay of about 15-18 seconds currently, so i am trying to offset it with this.

I'm hoping there is a reg hack that will resolve this as i see many variables listed under the w32time key, i just don't know what they mean
You might be able to create a custom Time Zone that is offset by hours and seconds...
Sigurdur HaraldssonSystem Administrator

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Isn't it easier to change the email schedule? Let it send 10 sec before midnight?
Well if the timestamp on the email has to be a certain time, then he probably cannot do that.  
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