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How To Set Time Server Windows 10?

You can set time server Windows 10 computer by following the instructions given below.

set time server Windows 10


  • Click the Start menu on your computer and type Control Panel in the Search section.
  • Open the Control Panel window and click the Clock, Language and Region section.
  • Select Date and Time. Now, navigate to the Internet Time tab.
  • Click on the Change settings button.
  • Make sure that the ‘Synchronize with an internet time server’ box is ticked.
  • Now, click the Server drop-down menu to choose a different server.
  • Once you have selected the server, click on the Update now button.
  • Now, your time settings will be synchronized with the new server you have set time server Windows 10.
  • Make sure to save the settings you have made.
  • Click on the OK button followed by Apply.
  • Again, click OK to exit the window.
  • You can now see the successful message when the clock gets synchronized with the server.

  • If you want to set time server Windows 10 from the registry, press the Windows and R buttons together to launch the Run dialog box.
  • Type regedit in the search section and click on the OK button.
  • When the Registry window appears, go to the following path: HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\DateTime\Servers.
  • Right-click on the Servers folder on the right panel and click the New option.
  • Now, select String Value and enter a number that matches the location of the new entry.
  • Choose the value from the drop-down list.
  • Once you have chosen the String Value, double-click on it.
  • Enter the address of the Network Time Protocol server.
  • If you are going to use the Google Public NTP server, type time.google.com as the address.
  • Click on the OK button to save the settings.
  • Now, you have successfully set time server Windows 10 computer.