[ntp:questions] can i use w32time to syncronise in a non domain scenario - windows2003

Rob nomail at example.com
Wed Apr 1 09:54:17 UTC 2009

Dave Hart <davehart at gmail.com> wrote:
> I don't disagree, you can set any configuration you want.  I know from
> experience that domain members ignore w32time time source
> configuration, with the exception of the PDC emulator at the root of
> the domain/forest time hierarchy.  Every other domain member w32time
> syncs to the domain time hierarchy.

Not true.  It depends on HOW you configure it.  When the mode is
set to NT5DS (default) it behaves as you describe.

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