Time sync with Domain Controller

Computer clock is important to prevent unnecessary problems that may occur on daily task.

You might encounter problems if your computer’s clock does not match with the domain controller or the domain controller time/date is incorrect. Example of problem as below:

  • Couldn’t login to domain users account
  • Stuck at welcome page after login

Therefore, here is a way to ensure the domain controller time is synchronized with the correct time zone.

– Note: server must have internet access

1. Open command

2. Type C:>net stop w32time

C:> w32tm /config /syncfromflags:manual /manualpeerlist:pool.ntp.org

C:>w32tm /config /reliable:yes

C:>net start w32time

After applying this command, you can view the settings as below. It should have the correct time zone now and will automatic push to domain computers.


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