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2008 R2 time server is invalid

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I was trying to fix my DC because the time was not syncing. I stopped then w32time service but when I try to start it, it gives me error "the service name is invalid". What could be wrong? I cant find the service in the "service list" on the server.
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Patrick BogersDatacenter platform engineer Lindows
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Hi

Try below in elevated command prompt.

net start w32time
DeepinInfrastructure Engineer
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You need to register Windows time service , if its not on the list

elevated command prompt:
w32tm /register
Thomas NSystems Analyst - Windows System Administrator

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Yea thats what I typed before. Same error
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Shaun VermaakSenior Consultant
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Start NETLOGON service first, it is likely paused
Shaun VermaakSenior Consultant
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Missed  this part
I cant find the service in the "service list" on the server.
You can also export service from Registry on a working computer (PDCe needs to be NTP with NTP IP and others NT5DS), import and restart