Oct
03
2010
6

Windows 7 Network Time(NTP) fails to restart on boot

If your scratching your head as to why you have to manually start NTP(Network Time Protocol) every time you boot into Windows XP, Vista, and 7, you’re not alone.  At first I thought this was a bug in Windows 7, but I’m guessing the developers were just being lazy and reused old ‘W32Time’ libs from XP because my friend has the problem on his XP box as well.  To further confuse the situation, Microsoft also call’s their implementation of NTP, ‘Windows Time’ and ‘Internet Time’.  Whats wrong with NTP?

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