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kb:linux:studio14p04_use_ntp [2014/06/26 11:09]
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kb:linux:studio14p04_use_ntp [2016/01/13 20:35] (current)
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   * System >> Time and Date   * System >> Time and Date
     * Click "​Unlock"​ button to be able to change things     * Click "​Unlock"​ button to be able to change things
-    * Configuration:​ → change to "keep synchronized with Internet"​+    * Configuration:​ → change to "keep synchronized with Internet ​servers"
     * get a Pop-Up for "NTP support is not installed"​     * get a Pop-Up for "NTP support is not installed"​
     * select "​Install NTP support"​ button     * select "​Install NTP support"​ button
-<note warning>​At this point the Time and Date window, and everything else abruptly closed ​on me. I got some "​crashed error report"​ Pop-Up when again opened up "Time and Date"​. ​Multiple ​attempts to do this -- including ​when the system was just booted ​-- would not change this setting.</​note>​+<note warning>​At this point the Time and Date window, and everything else abruptly closed. I got some "​crashed error report"​ Pop-Up when again running the "Time and Date" ​utilitySeveral ​attempts to do this -- including ​right after a reboot of the computer ​-- were unable to change this setting.</​note>​
  
 ===== What Did Work: ===== ===== What Did Work: =====
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   * <​code>​sudo service ntp status ​   # should get following result</​code><​file>​ * NTP server is running</​file>​   * <​code>​sudo service ntp status ​   # should get following result</​code><​file>​ * NTP server is running</​file>​
  
-Now when I go back to the "Time and Date" utility, "​Configuration:"​ is set to "keep synchronized with the Internet servers"​+Now when I go back to the "Time and Date" utility, "​Configuration:"​ is (finally) ​set to "keep synchronized with the Internet servers"​ 
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 +**Reference:​** http://​www.tecmint.com/​how-to-synchronize-time-with-ntp-server-in-ubuntu-linux-mint-xubuntu-debian/​
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