[ntp:questions] windows 2003 server sp 1 & ntp

Danny Mayer mayer at ntp.isc.org
Thu Jan 3 15:09:26 UTC 2008


Folkert van Heusden wrote:
> Hi,
> 
> Win2003SP1 has some kind of ntp service running. Now I was wondering:
> can I via some clever registry hacks make that service sync against a
> couple of real ntp servers on the net?
> 
> 
> Folkert van Heusden
> 

Windows time is a kludge. Just install NTP on the system and be done.
Forget about registry hacks.

Note that if this is a domain controller you need to be careful in
setting up the account that is used by ntpd.

Danny



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