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Windows 7: "The computer did not resync because no time date was available"

16 Aug 2013   #1
Nathan02

Windows 7 Home Premium 64-bit
 
 
"The computer did not resync because no time date was available"

When I use the command w32tm /resync, I get the error "The computer did not resync because no time date was available." How can I fix this?


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17 Aug 2013   #2
Northernsoul55

Microsoft Community Contributor Award Recipient

Windows 7 Professional 64bit
 
 

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17 Aug 2013   #3
DavidE

W7 Pro x64, W10 Pro x64
 
 

If the article Northernsoul55 gave you doesn't fix your issue, here is another MS article I found for Win 7 about this issue

The computer did not resync because no time data was available. - Microsoft Community
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17 Aug 2013   #4
Nathan02

Windows 7 Home Premium 64-bit
 
 

Thanks for the reply. How can I know if I'm doing it for a domain object or for a local computer object?
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17 Aug 2013   #5
Northernsoul55

Microsoft Community Contributor Award Recipient

Windows 7 Professional 64bit
 
 

Hi,

You want Local computer Object, Domain wont work

cheers

Dave
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18 Aug 2013   #6
DavidE

W7 Pro x64, W10 Pro x64
 
 

@Nathan02
Based on your specs you have W7 Home Premium.
Group Policy Editor is not available in W7 Home Premium, so I don't believe you can use the solution in
Error message when you run the "w32tm /resync" command to synchronize Windows Server 2003 or Windows SBS to an external time source: "The computer did not resync because no time data was available"

Quote:
You will need to be an administrator to open the Local Group Policy Editor.
  • The Local Group Policy Editor is only available in the Windows 7 Professional, Ultimate, and Enterprise editions.
  • The Local Group Policy Editor feature is not included in the Windows 7 Starter, Home Basic, and Home Premium editions.
Source: Local Group Policy Editor - Open

So, try method 1 in The computer did not resync because no time data was available. - Microsoft Community
Make sure you have a backup/restore plan in place, especially before making registry changes such as method 2 ...
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18 Aug 2013   #7
Nathan02

Windows 7 Home Premium 64-bit
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by DavidW7ncus View Post
@Nathan02
Based on your specs you have W7 Home Premium.
Group Policy Editor is not available in W7 Home Premium, so I don't believe you can use the solution in
Error message when you run the "w32tm /resync" command to synchronize Windows Server 2003 or Windows SBS to an external time source: "The computer did not resync because no time data was available"

Quote:
You will need to be an administrator to open the Local Group Policy Editor.
  • The Local Group Policy Editor is only available in the Windows 7 Professional, Ultimate, and Enterprise editions.
  • The Local Group Policy Editor feature is not included in the Windows 7 Starter, Home Basic, and Home Premium editions.
Source: Local Group Policy Editor - Open

So, try method 1 in The computer did not resync because no time data was available. - Microsoft Community
Make sure you have a backup/restore plan in place, especially before making registry changes such as method 2 ...

I actually found a way to get Group Policy Editor: How to Enable “Group Policy Editor” (gpedit.msc) in Windows 7 Home Premium, Home Basic and Starter Editions? - Tweaking with Vishal
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