Windows

How to make taskbar clock display seconds

windows destkop with clock + seconds

If you want to display seconds in your taskbar clock, you need to add a registry key by the following steps:

 

1. Windows Key + R > regedit > OK
open regedit by run

2. Navigate to the path "Computer\HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Explorer\Advanced" within the Registry Editor
regedit open path

3. Add a new entry by File > New > DWORD (32-bit) Value
regedit new entry

4. Add the following settings
regedit entry settings

5. Reboot
reboot by alt +f4

6. Done
windows clock seconds

Info: You can disable displaying seconds by deleting the DWORD (32-bit) value (named: ShowSecondsInSystemClock)

Alternatively you can download and apply the following file:

 regclock-show-seconds.reg

After that, dont forget to reboot your windows.