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NTP Server Manual Time Adjustments

Many NTP servers, including TimeTools SR series will only synchronize to an external time reference, such as GPS, if its system time is close to the supplied reference time. If there’s too great a difference between the devices system time and the reference clock time, the reference clock time stamps will be rejected. TimeTools SR […]

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Accurate Time For Your Computer

Computers maintain time even when powered off by using a battery backed real-time clock. The clock chip uses a quartz crystal as a time reference in exactly the same way as your watch keeps time. However, with the highly competitive mass-production of PC’s, component costs have tumbled. This has resulted in low-cost, sometimes inferior components […]

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