[time-nuts] windows xp 'internet time'

Jason Rabel jason at extremeoverclocking.com
Tue Oct 30 23:07:07 EDT 2007

I thought Windows will give you an error unless your date matches the actual

Interesting how your machine could get so far off, and maintain an incorrect
date even after you synced.

How long has your PC been running without being shut down / rebooted? 


> I recently noticed windows telling me that it was November 30, 2007....yet
> It's still october!  I clicked the icon to manually update the date and
> [from pool.ntp.org] (date and time properties, internet time tab, update
> now) and the time changed by a second or 2 but the date remained Friday,
> November 30 (today is tuesday, october 30)  does the date not update as
> via NTP?  what's likely wrong here?
> Thanks
> Eric

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