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AboutTime is described as 'superior source of time for your computer. As a time client, it will acquire time from the Internet with great accuracy, and as a server it will provide four kinds of time signals to other computers on your local network' and is an app. There are more than 10 alternatives to AboutTime for Windows and Linux. The best alternative is NetTime, which is both free and Open Source. Other great apps like AboutTime are Time-Sync, Atomic Clock Time Synchronizer, Chrony and Meinberg NTP.

This page was last updated Mar 20, 2019
  • FreeProprietary
  • Windows

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  1. NetTime

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Windows

    NetTime is a Simple Network Time Protocol (SNTP) client for Windows 95/98/Me/NT/2000/XP/Vista/7/8/10 and Server 2003/2008/2012/2016 (32 bit and 64 bit operating systems are both supported).

  2. Time-Sync

    • FreeProprietary
    • Windows

    Time-Sync is a freeware software to synchronize the time of your system. The features of the software are:



  3. Atomic Clock Time Synchronizer

    • FreeProprietary
    • Windows

    Atomic Clock Time Synchronizer is a useful and handy utility to keep your PC clock accurate. It periodically checks and synchronizes your computer clock with NIST atomic time servers, or synchronizes time between computers.

  4. Chrony

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Linux

    Chrony is a pair of programs which are used to maintain the accuracy of the system clock on a computer. The two programs are called chronyd and chronyc.

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  5. Meinberg NTP

    • FreeProprietary
    • Windows

    NTP client and server download for different operating systems. GUI setup program, full HTML documentation, OpenSSL (Version 0.9.8l) DLL. The installer has been successfully tested on a Preview version of Windows 8 as well.



  6. Network Time Protocol daemon

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Linux

    The Network Time Protocol daemon (ntpd) is an operating system daemon program that maintains the system time in synchronization with time servers using the Network Time Protocol (NTP). This package is the official reference implementation of the NTP protocol.

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  7. TimeSync

    • FreeProprietary
    • Windows

    TimeSync gets the current time from a NIST server, and adjusts the PC clock if necessary. Accuracy is usually within a second. Time and date are displayed according to the users regional settings.

  8. Neutron

    • FreeProprietary
    • Windows

    Neutron is a very simple and small time synchronizing program that retrieves the accurate time from one of several specialized time servers on the Internet. Once the network time has been retrieved the program can set your computers clock to match it.

  9. Advanced Time Synchronizer

    • Windows

    Advanced Time Synchronizer is a PC clock synchronizer. It works with time servers on the Internet, supports three time synchronization protocols, proxy servers, auto-dialing and more.

  10. Dimension 4

    • Free PersonalProprietary
    • Windows

    The fastest and easiest way to synchronize your Windows clock.

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