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Windows 7: Weird issue with my clock....

17 Jun 2012   #1

Windows 7 Ultimate x64
Weird issue with my clock....

I noticed the clock on my computer was wrong earlier, so I entered the settings and made sure everything was ok. About 4-5 hours later it is reading 28 minutes fast (time was 12:21, but read 12:49 on my computer). Anyway..this is what I got when trying to update the time:

Help please?

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17 Jun 2012   #2

Microsoft Windows 7 Home Premium 64-bit 7600

possibly run sfc/scannow as a first check

SFC /SCANNOW Command - System File Checker
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17 Jun 2012   #3
A Guy

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Windows 7 Home Premium x64 SP1

Try changing the server to

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See if that will allow you to update. If not, try other servers. If no fix, report back. A Guy

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17 Jun 2012   #4

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Possible failing CMOS battery.

Why Does My Computer Clock Gain Time? |
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17 Jun 2012   #5

Windows 7 Ultimate x64

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by marsmimar View Post
Is it possible for this battery to fail after 3 months? I just built this rig not too long ago. Also, where on my mobo is it located? I can't find a housing or circular battery anywhere...
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17 Jun 2012   #6

Windows 7 x64 / Windows Server 2008 / Linux (Redhat & Deb distros) / OS X / More

You should have an instruction manual for your board for cmos battery. as for the time synchronizing thing, make sure your time zone is correct, make sure the year is correct, and make sure the time is close to right before sync.
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