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SharePoint 2013 - Set regional settings for subsite - Web Event Receiver

We are trying to set Regional Settings for new subsite in WebProvisioned event. Scenario is, we have two Variations site created, one for English and second for Arabic. We need to set Regional ...
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Update TimeZone Regional Settings in Office 365 using Powershell

I would like to update regional settings (TimeZone to be exact) in 1000 sites. I found the right property $ctx.Web.RegionalSettings.TimeZone, but it is read-only. I searched for any functions ...
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Changing the Local settings & Time format inside the regional settings for my site collections

I have a web application which contain 3 site collections, now users were complaining that the date format inside the list items are being displayed on different formats, some items have dd/mm/yyyy ...
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Change Web's Work Week/First Day of Week Programmatically

In Site Settings > Regional Settings it is possible to define a working week: Is it possible to change the first day of the week with server-side code?
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override regional settings in a calculated column to use dot as decimal instead of comma in calculated column

My SP site's regional settings are set to Germany. In Germany a comma is used as the decimal point instead of a dot. So if I have a calculated column that shows the result of 50/100 it will print 0,5. ...
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how to get client context in a external js file

I have a SharePoint event list where start date and end date needs to be formatted to clients time zone. I am thinking of getting the regional settings and then converting the time. I have to write ...
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How Can I Change the Default Regional settings in My Sites?

In SharePoint 2013 it appears the default regional settings for users in their profiles are set by default to the Web Application. I need to set the default to their Always use my personal settings ...
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Address timezone issue while saving or retrieving

I have a SharePoint list having couple of DateTime properties. Currently, we are not manipulating any date-time values when saving list-item to SharePoint. It was working fine but recently we noticed ...
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Disable the option for personal regional settings

Is there a way (through PowerShell or an other method) to disable the option for users to set personal regional settings? I have a system where I want to force users to be on UTC since changing ...
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SharePoint calendar - setting regional time

I have a site collection for reserving resources (conference rooms, equipment, vehicles, etc.). I also have users that are in various time zone. The farm is setup to central time zone. It messes up ...
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Change Regional Setting in site collection using Office 365?

Currently, we have Office 365 tenant which currently have a default regional setting. What we want to achieve is to change the default regional setting in Office 365 for the whole Tenant. Please ...
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DateTime issues with DateTimePicker and SP 2010 Regional settings

So I am currently building an SP custom form which uses the jQuery ui datetimepicker (extension of jQuery ui) which allows me to select dates and times in one control. Once this is done and the form ...
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SP 2013 REST throws error 500 with specific Regional Settings

I have built a SP-hosted app that uses REST API calls to get data from a list in the Host Web. The request (from fiddler) is as simple as this: GET ...
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Getting time zone from SharePoint

I have clock application which works fine, until user changes language to different than English. The problem lies because SPRegionalSettings.GlobalTimeZones property returns time zone collection in ...
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validating textbox's value according to regional and language settings

I have created an application page which contains many textboxes some of them must accept only decimals (amount). Administrators can change the language and regional settings and some counries has ...
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How to detect user's Regional Settings with jQuery in Sharepoint 2010?

I want to detect with JavaScript or jQuery what are the Regional Settings of the current user in NewForm. This is want I want to get from user:
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regional settings does it update spellcheck

I am wondering if changing the regional settings will update the spellchecker or will I have to write the powershell again to include a localeID thing
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; or , in calculated columns

The separator is related to the language settings. Rule of thumb: of the decimal separator is a . (dot) then the parameter separator is a , (comma) So most non-english languages have the , (comma) ...
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Changing the date format in SharePoint 2010

The date format in my SharePoint 2010 Farm is set to the US format (mm-dd-yyyy). I need to make a global change so that the displayed date is in the format dd-mm-yyyy for all documents. Can anyone ...
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How can we set the regional settings to EN-GB for the English language pack?

We have a multiple language packs installed on our SP2013 farm, the default language is English (this is EN-US). We would like to use the EN-GB regional settings for English but it looks like the ...
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Getting regional settings in app part?

I am creating an app part working with dates. I need to show date by users regional settings as well as in SharePoint. SharePoint Page have _spPageContextInfo.currentCultureName, where is current ...
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Update the RegionalSettings in SharePoint online

I'm currently creating a number of sites in a SharePoint online environment. I'm doing this with the client object model. I want to automatically change the timezone of the site. In the userinterface ...
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Change Default Locale Settings for Site Collection in SharePoint Online

Is it possible to change default locale for all sites in a site collection using Office 365? I can't find any regional settings relating to site collections (and obviously don't have access to the ...
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My Language And Region not working

I have a SP2013 installation with language packs installed. Now I wanted to change my preferred language so SharePoint uses that instead of the default language of my browser settings. When I click ...
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Converting date from utc to regional setting (cultural info) of the site

I have a question, basically i have a date time which is by default in UTC, how do i programmatically convert it to a correct date time in regional settings of the site collection / or user?
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User input issue with Locale change of Site SP 2010

My site is running under SharePoint 2010. Everything is Ok except when I change the locale of my site from Regional settings from US (English) to Malay. The my web part pages where user has number ...
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SearchCoreResult returns Regional Date Value

I got the following formate returned from "Write" in english: <write>09/12/2012</write> I parse that with the following line and return a german format: 12. Sep. <xsl:value-of ...
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SQQuery, Dates and Regional Settings

First, some setup: My Site is set to Eastern Time, and the server is located in Eastern Time. I'm trying to run a query against a list using the created date. I have tried using all variations I can ...
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Synchronize user regional settings across site collections

We have a company web application that is divided into multiple site collections though the average user only sees this as a single "website" because they are linked with a single global navigation. ...
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“Changed On/Modified” columns - Date Format & Regional Settings

I was wondering if I change my regional settings through: Site Settings - Regional Settings - Locale: Dutch (Netherlands), affects the date format of the standard columns (Changed On/Modified e.g.). ...
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Sharepoint regional settings

I've created a Web Part using Visual Studio to show the selected columns of a list in gridview. But the problem is that whenever I'm changing the locale to English-UK (it's by default English-US), ...
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Change site date format to “24 October 2011” (day month year)

How do you change the date format for all the dates shown in a site to be in the format "day month year"? So that today would show as "24 October 2011"? I've gone to Site Actions > Regional Settings, ...
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DateTime value formatting with Regional Settings and CalendarType

I am trying to display the contents of date column in a different web part. I have not been able to get a string representation that takes into account the explicit "Calendar Type" available in the ...