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Windows 7: System Time Falls Back 1 Hour

03 May 2012   #11
DavidE

Multi-Boot W7_Pro_x64 W8.1_Pro_x64 W10_Pro_x64
 
 

Here's an SF thread i found about a similar issue.
The last post in this thread has something you might try to reset Time sync...

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15 May 2012   #12
nick003

Windows 7 64-Bit
 
 
Problem Solved

I know that there have been many causes of the problem I described here. HP insisted that it was the mother board as changing the CMOS battery didn't resolve the issue. Personally, I didn't think it was the CMOS battery as the date and time was always correct even though it was incorrectly displayed in the task bar.

They wanted to send me a box with a return label to send it back for warranty repair; they were very slick. You see, I have an on site warranty where the technician is supposed to come to my home. It was only after I pointed that out that they offered to send someone.

I decided I would reinstall the OS. I really believed it was something I picked up off the web. Apparently, I was right as I've done a fresh install and the time has been true for a week.

Thank you to all that pitched in to help.
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