Bitcoin Forum
June 19, 2018, 10:26:12 PM *
News: Latest stable version of Bitcoin Core: 0.16.1  [Torrent]. (New!)
 
   Home   Help Search Donate Login Register  
Pages: [1]
  Print  
Author Topic: Bit coin date and time synchronization; any specific server?  (Read 1895 times)
bbuhcnoj
Newbie
*
Offline Offline

Activity: 1
Merit: 0


View Profile
June 12, 2011, 12:18:25 AM
 #1

I opened Bitcoin once I finished installing and I got a warning saying to make sure my computer's date and time are correctly set and that if it is not, it may work incorrectly.  My question is if their is any specific time server I should sync my computer with or should I just stay with my default geographical windows time server?
1529447172
Hero Member
*
Offline Offline

Posts: 1529447172

View Profile Personal Message (Offline)

Ignore
1529447172
Reply with quote  #2

1529447172
Report to moderator
1529447172
Hero Member
*
Offline Offline

Posts: 1529447172

View Profile Personal Message (Offline)

Ignore
1529447172
Reply with quote  #2

1529447172
Report to moderator
The World's Betting Exchange

Bet with play money. Win real Bitcoin. 5BTC Prize Fund for World Cup 2018.

Advertised sites are not endorsed by the Bitcoin Forum. They may be unsafe, untrustworthy, or illegal in your jurisdiction. Advertise here.
laszlo
Full Member
***
Offline Offline

Activity: 199
Merit: 272


View Profile
June 12, 2011, 01:34:23 AM
 #2

You should check out ntp.org if you're interested in accurate time keeping.  The built in windows time sync will not adjust your clock if it's more than a few minutes off and you have to bring it within tolerance by hand first.  A better choice is to use the NTP daemon and start it with the -g option which allows it to make a large adjustment at startup.

BC: 157fRrqAKrDyGHr1Bx3yDxeMv8Rh45aUet
Pages: [1]
  Print  
 
Jump to:  

Sponsored by , a Bitcoin-accepting VPN.
Powered by MySQL Powered by PHP Powered by SMF 1.1.19 | SMF © 2006-2009, Simple Machines Valid XHTML 1.0! Valid CSS!