How to enable Internet Time Synchronization in Windows 7

Description: This article outlines the process of configuring Windows 7 to automatically synchronize its time settings with those of the National Institute of Standards and Technology. (NIST)

  1. Left click on the Clock located in the System Tray.
  2. Left click on the Change date and time settings Link.


  3. Left click on the Internet Time Tab.
  4. Left click on the Change settings Button.


  5. Check the Synchronize with an Internet time server Option.
  6. Type "time.nist.gov" (without the quotes) into the Server: Field.


  7. Left click on the Update now Button.
  8. Left click on the OK Button.


  9. Left click on the OK Button to complete the process.

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