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System time on Windows Server 2008 server increasing continuously

The system time of my Windows Server 2008 server is increasing continuously. In order to adjust the time, I have to shutdown and reset the time. I have tried changing the CMOS battery, but the ...
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2answers
213 views

Remote Desktop Connection Issue

I have 2 HP Proliant servers with Windows Server 2008 R2 installed on them. They are headless servers, and I do not have a way of visually seeing the user interface of the servers. I do however know ...
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3answers
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Sync clock on Windows XP machine to external (non-domain, non-workgroup) Windows Server 2008 R2 machine

I have two machines and I'd like their clocks to be in sync for various reasons. Machine 1 is an XP machine located in the office. Machine 2 is a VPS hosted by a third party running Windows Server ...
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1answer
100 views

I changed time zone on DB & Web Server. Now SMTP sending is delayed

Both web & DB servers are running Windows Server 2008 R2. They are instances in the same datacenter at Amazon EC2. I changed both servers from central to eastern time zone using the windows GUI. ...
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1answer
973 views

Domain Controller/Active Directory Time is 5 minutes slow

Our Domain Controller/Active directory Windows 2008 server is running 5 mins slow, so all the client PCs are also showing the slower time. Is it safe to change the time on the server? And while the ...
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1answer
212 views

How to correct time on Windows PDC server without affecting logons

I know how to set an authoritative time server in Server 2008 R2. That's not what this question is. I want to know how I can change the time on a network where the PDC (and therefore everything) is a ...
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1answer
454 views

Time Synch Architecture in Windows Domain Environment

I just read the following article -- "In a domain, time synchronization takes place when Windows Time Service turns on during system startup and periodically while the system is running." ( ...
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1answer
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Windows Server 2008 R2 time keeps changing unexpectedly

There is a serious problem with one of my servers time. At some random hours (5:59 localtime in the following example) it goes 1 hour back and keeps doing this again and again next times it reaches ...
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1answer
159 views

Re-Syncing and Updating Domain Controller Clocks

Right now in Windows Server 2008 R2 I have ran this in the Administrator: Command Prompt. w32tm /config /manualpeerlist:bigben.cac.washington.edu /syncfromflags:MANUAL net stop w32time & net ...
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2answers
206 views

Time and date simulation for application

Is there any possible way how to simulate different system time for application/ service ? I need to send for ex. date 20.4.2012 to one app, but need to have real date and time set in windows. Thanks ...
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1answer
929 views

Syncing Domain Controller Clocks

It appears some computers in our computer lab have clocks running about 3-4 minutes fast. As of right now, when we join a computer to the domain, it sets the clock based on our server's Domain ...
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1answer
2k views

Why are my servers clock out of sync?

The domain time is now out of sync by 4 mins and its getting on my nerves, I ran a quick check to see if I could determine how much it was out by exactly and got this back: H:\>w32tm /stripchart ...
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How do I force sync the time on Windows Server 2008 R2 Domain Controller?

What is the command to sync a Windows server domain controller to its configured time source?
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2answers
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How to sync time across Windows servers to the millisecond precision?

I really need to keep time tightly in sync between my Windows 2008 R2 servers and was expecting that Windows Time Service will do that... but sometimes difference between my clocks is over couple ...
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1answer
575 views

Time difference between two machine clocks?

Is it possible to measure or some other way find out the difference in clock/time between two windows 2k8 r2 machines?
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3answers
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Config Time Service on Server 2008 DC using Group Policy Only

I want to configure the Time Service using only GP in a Server 2008 R2 domain. I have created a GP as follows: Computer Config, Policies, Administrative Templates, System, Windows Time Policy: ...
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2answers
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Windows Server 2008 - inexplicable system time jumps/glitches/inaccuracies

I'm running a production web server on Windows Server 2008. On this server I have a database which logs certain user actions, but every now and again I inexplicably get database entries which, ...
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How long does a RAID-5 array of 4x1TB disks take to format ad synchronize?

Greetings all, I have been configuring my RAID5 array of 4x1TB hard drives on my Windows Server 2008 (software array). How long does it normally take to format when using the normal Server ...
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System time keeps reseting to 4 hours in past event thought time zone is correct and time is being synced

I have a Windows 2008 server - 32bit - running in an ESX environment. I can manually sync the time to a time server (time.microsoft.com, tick.gatech.edu, or any other time server) and the time is ...
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change windows time synchronization settings

How do I change the settings on a windows server 2008 box, so that the server synchronizes with time.windows.com more often? Currently, it shows that the next synchronization time is 12 hrs from now. ...