Get Your Time Synchronized

Posted On 2008-04-17 by FortyPoundHead
Keywords: Net Time
Tags: Windows Commandline Tip Windows
Views: 1553

How to synchronize the time with another computer on the network.

You can syncronize your Windows computer with another computer on the network by using the NET TIME command.

To use this command, open a command prompt and type:

NET TIME \\computername /SET /Y

If you are on a domain, itís usually standard to synchronize the time with your login server. To do this type:


If you only know the IP address of the computer, you can use that as well:


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