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Now daylight-savings should be automatic, I didn't realize this till after I had posted the previous message. Go figure!   Wednesday, May 28, 2008 5:08 PM Reply | Quote  © 2016 Microsoft Corporation. It only said "An error occurred while Windows was synchronizing with time.windows.com." for all the servers. The clock used to work well until a few months ago. this content

I also use Vista, but do not use AOL - still everything worked (although things on McAfee were a little different to find). NOTE: You may need to repeat step 11 until you find a time server that will work. I re-sync the clock more than 10 times a day. Before that it wouldn't work no matter what ports were open, etc.

To do so, in an elevated command prompt, type these commands one after the other and hit Enter: net stop w32time w32tm /unregister w32tm /register  If you dont want to do December 4, 2007 Tom Well my computer is always plugged in because it can only get like an hour out of battery life. And what programs have you installed on the computer? as i went to use the trial for KIS, it came up with the error that the clocks were out of sync.

I've had the best luck with time-a.nist.gov, but that might be because of my location. The time shown on your computer is too different from the current time on the Internet time server. wannabe1 0 #4 Compnoobie Posted 18 April 2007 - 01:42 PM Compnoobie Member Topic Starter Member 139 posts I did everything and nothing worked. This can be modified with the following registry tweak.

Why did you turn your 4-hour syncing off? psylock, Mar 15, 2014 #6 managed Allan Joined: May 24, 2003 Messages: 7,233 You could try this free program to sync the clock online, I use it on a laptop which Antivirus, Updated: Yes, On-Demand Scanner: Enabled Hello, I am unable to update my internet time I keep getting the error message that says "An error occurred while Windows was synchronizing with If you're not already familiar with forums, watch our Welcome Guide to get started.

In right "System Services" pane, scroll down and select box for "Network Time Protocol Port 123″. But it's really the same thing with what the Vista clock/Internet time page does. Autoplay When autoplay is enabled, a suggested video will automatically play next. Vista General Internet Time synchronizationThere are enough new people here that I feel I should post this again.

Thanks. PowerShell Time synchronization on Vista through Internet?My Vista (Home Premium) is configured to synchronize the time with time.windows.com server. Loading... Your cache administrator is webmaster.

My time will always be off when I turn my computer back on. news Also, how much Memory do you have? I'd like to think I will not need to reinstall the WHS OS to fix a time sync problem. My router was blocking it Errors coming from the time servers alone seem unlikely.

So changing the registry for daily internet sync is very helpful. Thanks for your input. JOIN THE DISCUSSION Tweet Lowell Heddings, better known online as the How-To Geek, spends all his free time bringing you fresh geekery on a daily basis. http://bovbjerg.net/vista-cannot/vista-cannot-see-xp.php Loading...

August 26, 2008 Age I have beeen this same issue now for like couple months. Any suggestions welcome… June 25, 2008 Katie When I found this thread, I thought all my time troubles were over-finally, a fix that would allow me to sync with the internet The synchronization settings are under the Internet Time tab.

Windows Time service fails to start with Error 1079 If you find that the Windows Time service fails to start with Error 1079, you may want to ensure that the service

December 24, 2007 Bob Thanks for the quick solution to my problem. Any suggestions? And thanks for your site. My computer is 1 year and months old.

Any help would be great. For example: I sync and it gets the right time(let's say 7:00) after one hour or less the clock is 6:53. I can sync manually with multiple time servers. check my blog if my notebook CMOS battery has the problem, how can i deal with it?

May 9, 2008 Brandon (Don) If you can remember, is there ANYTHING you've downloaded and installed in the past few days since it's stopped working? Check your motherboard documenation to be sure.If your computer will not keep accurate time even after synchronizing and changing the time servers below, then see How to Change the Internet Time April 11, 2009 Ric Thanks buddy… now system works without any prob thamks a lot April 13, 2009 Iza Hi Don! Thanks in advance..

I then take the average difference between these (known as drift) and factor it out. However, when left alone, Vista can't keep time worth a darn. I just get, perpetually, "An error occurred while Windows was synchronising with foo.bar", regardless of what timeserver I try. June 30, 2008 Adam Heyyyyyy Im writing on behalf of my girlfriend, shes has had her new laptop since xmas and just thisweek the time and date have gon completly wrong!

If successful, you will see this in the screenshot below.13. I think I just need a new desktop… August 28, 2011 hkQQ2010 I can't syn with Internet Time server before. Thanks for the help! I added the firewall port and hit the sync button… for the first time since getting my laptop, I was able to sync the time.

TechRePair 4,954 views 1:53 How to Fix Windows Update Errors - Duration: 9:55. All Rights Reserved Tom's Hardware Guide ™ Ad choices It is way off. If you have a Vonage phone adapter, you may need to configure that as well.