Your clock will automatically synchronize with the domain controller instead.
You will still be able to use Option Two to manually sync with your domain controller at any time.
I changed the number of seconds, you know what I mean. Then I went on and added a couple more time servers, following a tutorial from Vista forums. Internet Time Synchronization Update Interval If your time is always off, then you might also check your BIOS/UEFI time to see if it's set correctly, and if the CMOS battery on the motherboard may be weak or dead. It should correct itself when it does automatically sync. If it was dead or weak, your time will off by a lot more, and will happen every time you turned of the power to the PC.Many registry entries for the Windows Time service are the same as the Group Policy setting of the same name.The Group Policy settings correspond to the registry entries of the same name located in: W32or the Windows Time Service Tool can be used to configure Windows Time Service settings.A list of the Simple Network Time Protocol (SNTP) time servers that are available on the Internet Hey Brink Just passing by to say that I face "difficulties" with Windows Clock synchronization, as well.Initially, on my main OS (Windows 10 Pro build 10586.71), I had the clock left on its default settings.The newly added time servers work, so the clock synchronizes more easily but still it does not do it 24 hours after the last synchronization, as I have set it up to. Thank you for the link from that tutorial, Brink, because I haven't saved it. From where can I see the last time the clock was synchronized? You can see the last run time of the "Time Synchronization" task in Task Scheduler to see when it was synced last. How to Enable or Disable New Tray Clock and Calendar Experience in Windows 10 This tutorial no longer works starting with Windows 10 build 14291 released on March 17th 2016.I went and set the Special Poll Interval to 6 hours now (21600 seconds) in order to test that the synchronization actually works (happens). I compare it with a radio controlled digital clock I have on my wall. My ASRock Z97 OC Formula is a bit more than a year old but I can get a new CMOS battery, if necessary. When you click/tap on the clock system icon on the taskbar in... Just as the title states where can I find in the registry the keys to edit to change how often and what server(s) the automatic time update updates my computers clock? Hi, first post and I think that I need the help of a Black Belt I have been having problems with the clock on my Sony VAIO 64bit Windows 7 machine clock.Open Windows Registry Editor and navigate to the following registry key: This Special Poll Interval entry specifies the special poll interval in seconds for manual peers. Anand Khanse is the Admin of The Windows Club.com, a 10-year Microsoft MVP Awardee in Windows (2006-16) & a Windows Insider MVP.When the Special Interval 0x1 flag is enabled, W32Time uses this poll interval instead of a poll interval determined by the operating system. This freeware tool from Doug lets you change the Internet Time Update interval from Weekly to Daily or Hourly. This portable tool works on Windows XP, Windows Vista, Windows 7 & Windows 8. Please read the entire post & the comments first, create a System Restore Point before making any changes to your system & be careful about any 3rd-party offers while installing freeware.