Configuring Site Director for Windows time synchronization - Metasys - LIT-1201519 - MS-NAE35xx-2 - MS-NAE45xx-2 - MS-NAE5510-2U - MS-NAE5510-3U - MS-NAE551S-2 - MS-NAE55xx-3 - MS-NCE25xx-0 - MS-NXE85SW-x - Supervisory Device - NAE35 Network Automation Engine - NAE45 Network Automation Engine - NAE55 Network Automation Engine - NAE85 Network Automation Engine - NCE25 Network Control Engine - 11.0

NAE Commissioning Guide

Brand
Metasys
Product name
NAE35 Network Automation Engine
NAE45 Network Automation Engine
NAE55 Network Automation Engine
NAE85 Network Automation Engine
NCE25 Network Control Engine
Document type
Commissioning Guide
Document number
LIT-1201519
Version
11.0
Revision date
2022-02-09
Language
English

About this task

Follow these steps to set the time synchronization method to Windows for the Site Director, either the Metasys Server or a network engine.

Procedure

  1. Log on the server or network engine Site Director.
  2. Drag the Site object of the Site Director to the display frame.
  3. Select Advanced.
  4. Click Edit.
  5. In the Time section under the Time Sync Method drop-down box, select Windows.
    Figure 1. Time Sync Method field set to Windows
  6. Click Save.
  7. If you changed the Time Sync Method from Multicast to Windows, manually start the win32time service or restart the Site Director, because this service does not restart on its own.