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offset Windows time after world clock sync

Last Modified: 2012-08-13
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.


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

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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