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Offline Bob Hoffmann CLC#96

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Incorrect time on the board
« on: February 01, 2017, 07:04:19 PM »
It seems that the board time is many hours faster than my current time. Is it my computer or a board error?
 Thanks, Bob
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Offline Steve Passmore

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Re: Incorrect time on the board
« Reply #1 on: February 02, 2017, 02:56:59 AM »
I would think it is set as just one time zone Bob as you have several in your country alone. It could be set by the standard 'Greenwich Mean Time'?.
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Re: Incorrect time on the board
« Reply #2 on: February 02, 2017, 06:42:37 AM »
Bob, if you select look and layout from the dropdown under profile at the top of the home page, the second option allows you to auto-detect your time zone. I an EST, and it shows a -5 hour offset from forum. I recently needed to do this .
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Online Bill Ingler #7799

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Re: Incorrect time on the board
« Reply #3 on: February 02, 2017, 07:16:28 AM »
World clock shows that time to be in the time zone of London and Lisbon. Here is the world clock to show time zones.  Bill

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Re: Incorrect time on the board
« Reply #4 on: February 02, 2017, 02:01:58 PM »
Don't think winter time / summer time will be done automagically. So you need to adjust that twice a year...

Offline Bob Hoffmann CLC#96

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Re: Incorrect time on the board
« Reply #5 on: February 03, 2017, 08:28:22 PM »
Thanks to all of you. I never had to adjust it before. It was strange that it was showing so many hours off.
 Bob
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Offline David Greenburg

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Re: Incorrect time on the board
« Reply #6 on: February 04, 2017, 01:04:31 AM »
I noticed last week that mine was off, too.  But it was +5 hours PST, which is not enough to be GMT; its more like some time zone over the Atlantic somewhere.
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