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configure time sync for azure VMs

I have several ExtraSmall-sized Azure VMs (PaaS / Cloud Service based) that are all experiencing drifting of the Windows clock. Research showed that this is quite common, especially in VMs with shared ...
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How to change time source from “Local CMOS Clock” to “DC”

In a domain, I want to set DC as time server. To do that I use this command: w32tm /config /manualpeerlist:europe.pool.ntp.org /syncfromflags:manual /reliable:yes /update and w32tm /resync ...
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checking windows time sync from 2 computers with different times

I have 2 domain controllers, that are NOT on the same forest (they are on the same network though) I am trying to have both of them sync from the same time sync server (time.windows.com) so times ...
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Increasing time difference between Windows Server 2003 and time.nist.gov even after explicitly syncing time

I have synced the time of my server to time.nist.gov. This server communicates with a client’s server which is also synced with time.nist.gov. After noting that we seemed to be out of sync with the ...
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inconsistant w32tm results

What can be the reason to get 2 different results when running C:\Documents and Settings\wswebuser.OPTI>w32tm /monitor OptiDC.opti *** PDC *** [192.168.0.2]: ICMP: 0ms delay. NTP: ...
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How can I check if my time sync is correct?

I have updated a W2K3 settings according to the steps shown here: http://support.microsoft.com/kb/816042#LetMeFixItMyselfAlways2 The peers list I use is: 0.asia.pool.ntp.org,0x1 ...
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Windows Time out of sync

We have 5 virtual Windows 2003 servers running Citrix in our company, that users can log onto, Every so often one of the servers will change it's date/time so far ahead, users are unable to log on ...
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Configuring time sync on domain

I have an AD domain (2 dcs single domain) and a number of member servers. I need to configure time synchronisation so that everything is in sync. There is a lot of fluff on this topic. Does anyone ...
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Windows 2008 R2 Time Sync Between DCs

Our domain has three domain controllers, two of which are Windows 2008 R2, with a third that runs 2003 R2. DC1 (2008 R2, PDC Emulator, Syncs with external time source) DC2 (2008 R2) DC3 (2003 R2) ...
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Can't access some clients using w32tm /stripchart - error: 0x800705B4

I'm trying to track down a time synchronisation problem. I've got a DC in a remote branch. w32tm /dumpreg /subkey:Parameters reveals Type = NT5DS and the Type means its sync'ing with the domain, I ...