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Topic # 43543 20-Oct-2009 11:16
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Is there a way to set a timezone preference here?


I'm seeing today's posts with yesterday's date so presumably somehow my preference somewhere is set to UTC or something, and not NZ daylight saving.


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  Reply # 265254 20-Oct-2009 11:18
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Er... Have you tried looking in the menu on the top? There's a link there called Profile Options.

Seriously folks... Look around the menus here and you might find something new every day.






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  Reply # 265259 20-Oct-2009 11:22
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Yes, I went thru both pages of that ... will have another look.

 
 
 
 




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  Reply # 265263 20-Oct-2009 11:26
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ok, it doesn't display as most BBS software does; you actually have to edit the preferences to see the option.

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  Reply # 270575 6-Nov-2009 10:00
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I had a look and tried to edit my timezone as all postings appear hour ahead (or I'm an hour behind). There is no option to select my current timezone (NZ), the best I can get is one hour ahead or more.




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  Reply # 270578 6-Nov-2009 10:02
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You go to your Profile page, change the settings - there's a dropdown list with all hours of the day - just select the current one.





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Reply # 270585 6-Nov-2009 10:17
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Ah yes, penny dropped - its the 6th today not the 5th.




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