Configuring NTP on Windows Server 2008

Open command prompt and then run the following command:

w32tm /config /,0x8 /syncfromflags:MANUAL
net stop w32time
net start w32time

The time will be updated after about 15 seconds. is a round-robin of random selected NTP servers.
If there is a firewall, please make sure the port is opened for port 123.
Run the following command to list the current source, when it last sync’ed, etc

w32tm /query /status

If you want to force to resync, run:

w32tm /resync

If the machine is a VM, please disable the time sync with the host machine.


Configuring NTP on Windows 2008 R2


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