The Set System Time action is used to synchronize the system clock to an internet time server, or to set the clock to a specified date and time.
From the Task Builder Available Actions pane, open the Internet folder and double-click the System Time action or drag it into the Steps pane. The following dialog appears:
Set General properties in one of the following ways:
To synchronize using the default internet time server, you do not need to change any properties.
To use a specific time server, select the Use a specific time server check box and then select or enter the host name or IP address in the Time server box. If necessary, change the port number. The default port is 123, but if that port is unavailable, you may need to enter an alternate port.
specify a particular date and time, select the Set
to a specified date and time check box.
Then enter or select the date and time in the boxes below, or select
Expression and enter the date
and time in the expression that appears in the box.
You can also use the Custom button to create the expression or click the Insert Expression button and use the Expression builder.
To set the Description tab properties, please refer to Description Tab Options.
To set the Error Causes and On Error tab properties, please refer to Step Error Handling.
When finished, click OK to save settings.
Adding Task Steps
Set System Time Action