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Enable automatic clock synchronization

Maintain the clock in the device synchronized with the rest of the devices in the network. This facilitates auditing and consistency between expiry dates used in expiration of certificates and security protocols.

In Global configuration mode (Config Global), execute:

config system ntp

config ntpserver

edit 1

set server ""



set ntpsync enable

set syncinterval 60