Verify Windows Server 2008R2 Time/NTP Settings

From the cmd prompt:

For current time:
Time /T

For configuration:
w32tm /query /configuration

For status:
w32tm /query /status


To set your 2008R2 server as an NTP server, edit the following two reg keys:

1. HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SYSTEM\CurrentControlSet\Services\W32Time\Config\AnnounceFlags and change to Value 5

2. HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SYSTEM\CurrentControlSet\Services\W32Time\TimeProviders\
NtpServer\Enabled and change to Value 1

3. Restart the Windows Time service


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  1. Pingback: Windows Server 2008R2/2012 Time Sync | DANIEL KUCHENSKI

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