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Windows NTP server with Linux clients

Has anyone got any experience syncing Linux (specifically Red Hat) to a Windows NTP server? Currently our Windows server is syncing to an stratum 1 server on the internet but the Linux boxes refuse to ...
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2answers
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IP auto changed on Win2k8 VM

I'm having a problem with my Win2k8 virtual machine. After the virtual machine boot, it gets an IP address from DHCP. But later on, NTP makes a big time shift, so Windows automatically renew (in fact ...
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0answers
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Server 2008 will not sync with NTP [closed]

I recently got given a server 2008 r1 machine and thought I would set it up to help maintain my small work network of 10 PCs better. The issue I am having is that I cannot get it to sync with an ...
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2answers
855 views

Setting NTP on Windows 2008 Domain

Our Computers are out by a couple of minutes on the network. I have checked the registry on a computer and found that the type is NT5DS which I believe that it is getting the time from our Domain ...
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1answer
420 views

Windows Server 2008 R2 NTP ignoring SpecialPollInterval

I've pointed the 2k8 machine to the NTP server and it updates fine on the original bootup. But I want it to update every 30 seconds. It's for a practical and I have to show NTP in action. It keeps ...
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3answers
443 views

Should I timesync against PDC Emulator or NTP timesource? (PDC not in hub)

I know the best practice would be to have the PDC Emulator to sync against an external NTP time source, and have all other domain controllers sync against the PDC Emulator. However, my network layout ...
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Dual DC Time Service

I believe I'm having an issue with my Domain Controllers and Time Server. On my back up DC, I keep seeing a warning stating "The time service has stopped advertising as a time source because the ...
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1answer
601 views

Windows NTP client changes timezone to Pacific automatically

I have a Windows 2008 server machine and I am trying to use this public IP 128.252.19.1 to synchronize the time, however, I would like my system to have Eastern timezone. When I enter the ...
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474 views

Make Windows Server 2008 periodically update internet NTP

I have read a bunch of posts and other information on the internet and I have yet to come across the solution to this question. On a windows network, all the computers sync up with the domain ...
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1answer
4k views

How to disable NTP client on Windows Server 2008

I configured a Windows Server 2008 machine to be an NTP client using some instructions I found elsewhere. net stop w32time w32tm /config /syncfromflags:manual /manualpeerlist:"0.pool.ntp.org, ...
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1answer
302 views

NTP Pulling UTC from Time Source but not applying offset

I am seeing some weird behavior that started after the last round of windows patches. My forest root PDC emulator no longer applies the EDT offset from UTC and instead just uses UTC. This of ...
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2answers
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Windows Server 2008 Event ID 1 Kernel-General … time sync?

Recently noticed that every once in a while only our 2008 servers log this event ID and adjust the time usually 3 or 4 seconds. What is this and why have I never noticed before? They are all set to ...
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356 views

rdate for Windows 2008

I need a command line tool that adjusts the time of a Windows 2008 server, using an internet clock. The purpose is to adjust the time in a script, when other apps from that script are not running. It ...
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2answers
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Lost NTP sync on SQL servers

I've just noticed that one of our clients SQL servers are syncing against time.microsoft.com, the rest of the domain is looking at ntp.[clients.domain].co.uk, so our SQL servers are about 3 minutes ...
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4answers
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Sync time of W2k8 server to another W2k8 server - non domain controlled

I have multiple W2k8 R2 servers and one of them uses an outside source to constantly sync time. I'd like to sync all my other servers to that server. This is a simple workgroup and no domain ...
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3answers
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Time Drift on VM servers, need a reliable solution

We have some windows server 2008 VMware instances on multiple physical servers (hosted) and an application which requires the time to be synced across the server instances. Obviously, VMware has ...
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3answers
324 views

Windows Server 2008 NTP

How to set the NTP server used by Windows Server 2008?
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Hyper-V Machine drifts time all over, even with NTP

Resolved The problem was Hyper-V on that machine. I removed Hyper-V, installed VMware Server, ran the same VM. Time sync issues went away (< 100ms difference after a day). My setup is like this: ...