View Single Post
Old January 14th, 2020, 05:41 PM   #17
Lifetime Supporting Member
United States

harryting is offline
harryting's Avatar
Join Date: May 2002
Location: Puget Sound
Posts: 2,130
Ok, let's get our terminology down. First, get an understanding of what a NTP server does.

On the internet, there are publicly available NTP server such as It's typically how your home computer gets its clock set. However, at most industrial setting your PLC is not connected to the internet so typically you either set up a standard Windows PC as the NTP server or use a specialized hardware like a GPS, something like this

Once you have a NTP server set up in your local network, then you can point your other device to this NTP's IP address.

Here's a free NTP server configuration software,
  Reply With Quote