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Clock Drift

The Clock Drift service monitors the time difference (in seconds) between a monitored Windows server and a Network Time Protocol (NTP) server.

Service Type

Automation Manager Policy

Instances on a Device


Supported Systems/Applications

Any Windows device running the Windows Time (W32Time) service.

Device Class

Laptop - Windows, Server - Windows, Workstation - Windows

Monitored By

Local Agent

Scan Interval

5 minutes

NTP Server

Type the address of the Network Time Protocol (NTP) server that will be used to compare the clock time of the monitored device.

Service Identifier

Assign a unique identifier to this instance of the service.


Status Details Description

Time Offset

Indicates the difference (in seconds) between the clock time of the monitored device and the designated NTP server.