Time Sync

Posted on 2012-09-13
Last Modified: 2012-10-02
Whasts the best way to sync the clock with the internet and with the clients we have?

DC#s - 2008 r2
Clients - win 7
Question by:CHI-LTD
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    Please check..

    Please check the registry entry by clicking on

    Click here for directions about how to resolve this issue yourself on the article.

    Best practice should be point u r ntp server (Dc or PDC) to external time provider server

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    Assisted Solution

    Please read article carefully

    your answer resides under

    "Configuring the Windows Time service to use an external time source" section
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    Assisted Solution

    Dear CHI-LTD,

    Do check this KB article which has explained the time sync in a easy way.

    Time Sync best practices

    Time sync between DC and client

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    I have a techwiki article on this which explains how to configure TIme service on PDCEmualtor holding DC.

    This should help you to understand the concept better.

    Hope this helps


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    Author Comment

    Will take a look, but all seems to be working for now without configuring a time server.
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    Author Closing Comment

    Have yet to configure but will read documentation.

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