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Event ID 1, time is getting reset

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I have a log posting about every ten seconds that something has updated the time on my server.

Windows Time service is running, but I think someone used the command line to set an NTP server or something.

OR, the ESXi host is updating the time for me.  Either way, i have thousands of entries about my time being reset and I need to clear it up.

I turned on advanced logging and I see lots of this:
will be made for 1 minutes. NTPCLIENT HAS NO SOURCE OF ACCURATE TIME.
150858 02:55:05.8480818s - PeerPollingThread: waiting 1.498s
150858 02:55:05.9030850s - ListeningThread -- DataAvailEvent set for socket 1 (0.0.0.0:123)
150858 02:55:05.9030850s - ListeningThread -- response heard from 64.4.10.33:123 <- 10.0.0.6:123
150858 02:55:05.9030850s - /-- NTP Packet:
150858 02:55:05.9030850s - | LeapIndicator: 0 - no warning;  VersionNumber: 3;  Mode: 4 - Server;  LiVnMode: 0x1C
150858 02:55:05.9030850s - | Stratum: 2 - secondary reference (syncd by (S)NTP)
150858 02:55:05.9030850s - | Poll Interval: 15 - out of valid range;  Precision: -6 - 15.625ms per tick
150858 02:55:05.9040850s - | RootDelay: 0x0000.0800s - 0.03125s;  RootDispersion: 0x0000.12B3s - 0.0730438s
150858 02:55:05.9040850s - | ReferenceClockIdentifier: 0x0A14E533 - source IP: 10.20.229.51
150858 02:55:05.9040850s - | ReferenceTimestamp:   0xD67F2574C8344079 - 13034141684782047300ns - 150858 02:54:44.7820473s
150858 02:55:05.9050851s - | OriginateTimestamp:   0xD67F2589CCD1FBE0 - 13034141705800079100ns - 150858 02:55:05.8000791s
150858 02:55:05.9050851s - | ReceiveTimestamp:     0xD67F2589E8344079 - 13034141705907047300ns - 150858 02:55:05.9070473s
150858 02:55:05.9050851s - | TransmitTimestamp:    0xD67F2589E8344079 - 13034141705907047300ns - 150858 02:55:05.9070473s
150858 02:55:05.9060851s - >-- Non-packet info:
150858 02:55:05.9060851s - | DestinationTimestamp: 150858 02:55:05.9060851s - 0xD67F2589E730941C150858 02:55:05.9060851s -  - 13034141705903085000ns150858 02:55:05.9060851s -  - 150858 02:55:05.9030850s
150858 02:55:05.9060851s - | RoundtripDelay: 103005900ns (0s)
150858 02:55:05.9070852s - | LocalClockOffset: 55465200ns - 0:00.055465200s
150858 02:55:05.9070852s - \--
150858 02:55:05.9080853s - Ignoring packet invalid mode combination (in:4 out:4).
150858 02:55:07.3461675s - PeerPollingThread: WaitTimeout
150858 02:55:07.3461675s - Resolving manual peer: time.windows.com
150858 02:55:07.3461675s - Association: (Local) 0.0.0.0:123 => 64.4.10.33:123 (Remote)
150858 02:55:07.3461675s - Created reachability group: (
150858 02:55:07.3461675s - 64.4.10.33:123,
150858 02:55:07.3461675s - )
150858 02:55:07.3461675s - PeerPollingThread: waiting 0.000s
150858 02:55:07.3461675s - PeerPollingThread: WaitTimeout
150858 02:55:07.3461675s - Reachability: Attempting to contact peer time.windows.com (ntp.m|0x0|0.0.0.0:123->64.4.10.33:123).
150858 02:55:07.3461675s - PeerPollingThread: PeerListUpdated
150858 02:55:07.3461675s - Polling peer time.windows.com (ntp.m|0x0|0.0.0.0:123->64.4.10.33:123)
150858 02:55:07.3461675s - Sending packet to time.windows.com (ntp.m|0x0|0.0.0.0:123->64.4.10.33:123) in Win2K detect mode, stage 1.
150858 02:55:07.3471676s - Peer poll: Max:64.0000000s Cur:00.0000000s
150858 02:55:07.3471676s - PeerPollingThread: waiting 64.000s
150858 02:55:07.3471676s - PeerPollingThread: waiting 64.000s
150858 02:55:07.4131713s - ListeningThread -- DataAvailEvent set for socket 1 (0.0.0.0:123)
150858 02:55:07.4131713s - ListeningThread -- response heard from 64.4.10.33:123 <- 10.0.0.6:123
150858 02:55:07.4131713s - /-- NTP Packet:
150858 02:55:07.4131713s - | LeapIndicator: 0 - no warning;  VersionNumber: 3;  Mode: 4 - Server;  LiVnMode: 0x1C
150858 02:55:07.4131713s - | Stratum: 2 - secondary reference (syncd by (S)NTP)
150858 02:55:07.4131713s - | Poll Interval: 15 - out of valid range;  Precision: -6 - 15.625ms per tick
150858 02:55:07.4131713s - | RootDelay: 0x0000.0800s - 0.03125s;  RootDispersion: 0x0000.12B5s - 0.0730743s
150858 02:55:07.4131713s - | ReferenceClockIdentifier: 0x0A14E533 - source IP: 10.20.229.51
150858 02:55:07.4131713s - | ReferenceTimestamp:   0xD67F2574C86F02ED - 13034141684782943900ns - 150858 02:54:44.7829439s
150858 02:55:07.4131713s - | OriginateTimestamp:   0xD67F258B58DFF9D0 - 13034141707347167600ns - 150858 02:55:07.3471676s
150858 02:55:07.4131713s - | ReceiveTimestamp:     0xD67F258B6C460D2A - 13034141707422943900ns - 150858 02:55:07.4229439s
150858 02:55:07.4131713s - | TransmitTimestamp:    0xD67F258B6C460D2A - 13034141707422943900ns - 150858 02:55:07.4229439s
150858 02:55:07.4131713s - >-- Non-packet info:
150858 02:55:07.4131713s - | DestinationTimestamp: 150858 02:55:07.4131713s - 0xD67F258B69C59825150858 02:55:07.4131713s -  - 13034141707413171300ns150858 02:55:07.4131713s -  - 150858 02:55:07.4131713s
150858 02:55:07.4131713s - | RoundtripDelay: 66003700ns (0s)
150858 02:55:07.4131713s - | LocalClockOffset: 42774400ns - 0:00.042774400s
150858 02:55:07.4131713s - \--
150858 02:55:07.4131713s - Peer time.windows.com (ntp.m|0x0|0.0.0.0:123->64.4.10.33:123) is not Win2K. Setting compat flags.
150858 02:55:07.4131713s - Peer poll: Max:64.0000000s Cur:63.9339963s
150858 02:55:07.4131713s - Response from peer time.windows.com (ntp.m|0x0|0.0.0.0:123->64.4.10.33:123), ofs: +00.0427744s
150858 02:55:07.4141714s - 5 Age:5 Ofs:+00.0000000s Dly:+00.0000000s RDly:+00.0000000s Dsp:16.0000000s RDsp:00.0000000s Pnt:00.0000028s Dst:16.0000028s FDsp:08.0000000s
150858 02:55:07.4141714s - 4 Age:4 Ofs:+00.0000000s Dly:+00.0000000s RDly:+00.0000000s Dsp:16.0000000s RDsp:00.0000000s Pnt:00.0000028s Dst:16.0000028s FDsp:12.0000000s
150858 02:55:07.4141714s - 3 Age:3 Ofs:+00.0000000s Dly:+00.0000000s RDly:+00.0000000s Dsp:16.0000000s RDsp:00.0000000s Pnt:00.0000028s Dst:16.0000028s FDsp:14.0000000s
150858 02:55:07.4141714s - 2 Age:2 Ofs:+00.0000000s Dly:+00.0000000s RDly:+00.0000000s Dsp:16.0000000s RDsp:00.0000000s Pnt:00.0000028s Dst:16.0000028s FDsp:15.0000000s
150858 02:55:07.4141714s - 1 Age:1 Ofs:+00.0000000s Dly:+00.0000000s RDly:+00.0000000s Dsp:16.0000000s RDsp:00.0000000s Pnt:00.0000028s Dst:16.0000028s FDsp:15.5000000s
150858 02:55:07.4141714s - 0 Age:0 Ofs:+00.0427744s Dly:+00.0660037s RDly:+00.0312500s Dsp:00.0312258s RDsp:00.0730743s Pnt:00.0000000s Dst:00.0642276s FDsp:07.7500000s
150858 02:55:07.4141714s - Reachability:  peer time.windows.com (ntp.m|0x0|0.0.0.0:123->64.4.10.33:123) is reachable.
150858 02:55:07.4141714s - Logging information: NtpClient is currently receiving valid time data from time.windows.com (ntp.m|0x0|0.0.0.0:123->64.4.10.33:123).
150858 02:55:07.4141714s - W32TmServiceMain: resync req, irreg already pending.
150858 02:55:07.4141714s - W32TmServiceMain: waiting i14.431s (62.431s)


Ideas?

Thanks

Cliff
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Hi,

By any chance is this server a Domain Controller holding PDC Emulator role, if so, then you will have to configure this PDC Emulator to sync its time from a Hardware Time Server Device or from time.windows.com and advertise itself as a time source for the domain. Please refer following article on how to do this.

http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/dd723673(v=ws.10).aspx

If this is a member server, then you could execute the following command to configure it to sync time with PDC Emulator for the domain.

w32tm /config /syncfromflags:domhier /update
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