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Windows 7: Time Server

15 May 2011   #1

Time Server

Hi all,
My internet time is failing with the following error:

NtpClient was unable to set a manual peer to use as a time source because of DNS resolution error on ''. NtpClient will try again in 3473457 minutes and double the reattempt interval thereafter. The error was: The requested name is valid, but no data of the requested type was found. (0x80072AFC)

I assume either my ISP/router is the issue or something else strange is going on. I would hazard to guess that the ". should actually read ""?

I tried changing my DNS server to the google ones as well as adding a server to my hosts file but it still returns the same error. Just curious what exactly the message means if it really is DNS related as hard-coding the IP into the internet time requester returns the same error.

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15 May 2011   #2

win7 home premium-64bit-SP1-IE9RTM

Try to visit the following site maybe that solves your problem.
Good luck
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15 May 2011   #3

Windows 10 Pro X64

Is Internet Time setup correctly?

Click on Start, type time and press Enter.
Click on the Internet Time tab.
Win 7 default is
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