A geographic region within which the same standard time is used - Merriam Webster

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What functionality and API may be affected by DST and TZ changes? What to test?

As the 2014 RTZ datetime changes weren't implemented smoothly by SharePoint, let's brainstorm on what has and could go wrong with another change like that. So the question is: what test cases to ...
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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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changed timezone, list data went mad!

We have been inserting records into a list since 2011. Before 8/2013 , the time zone of the web app was set to the wrong zone (UTC - 8), in that August, we modified the zone to the correct one (UTC + ...
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Set DateTime (utc) to listitem (CSOM, SP2013)

How to set UTC timezone to a listitem's DateTime field without executing query each time? This would be slow for many datetime fields and items: var utc = DateTime.UtcNow; var localTime = ...
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Incorrect timezone/datetime from SharePoint when creating folder

I/we have a problem when we create a new folder in our application. Some information about our product: - We use C# combined with PowerShell to connect to office365/SharePoint So the problem is when ...
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Is there a reliable way to get a Date Time with the proper timezone into a list?

I have current project where they want a time related deadline inserted into a task list. No matter what I use for the date/time it always seems to be off by and hour or two. I am in EST using my ...
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Making DateTime fields ignore user timezones

We have a number of forms using a standard DFWP to serve up some simple forms. A few of these forms have datetime fields only showing the date portion. We're experiencing some issues where user A in ...
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Why is central admin time different from server time?

I have seen this question asked before (not here) but have never seen anyone with a genuine answer, usually people provide lots of info surrounding how Sharepoint has a different timezome for each ...
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SharePoint showing different time zone

I have created a SharePoint application which has a specific time zone. The Windows server where SQL Server and SharePoint are installed are using same time zone. When I create a new item in list in ...
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Convert an SPTimeZone to a TimeZoneInfo Object

I am working with the Exchange Managed API on SharePoint and in order to correctly get date/time information from the Exchange Managed API I need to pass it a TimeZoneInfo object when initializing the ...
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SOAP returns DateTime with timezone offset added to minutes

I am using the Ruby gem 'viewpoint/spws' (from a RHEL 6 server) to insert items into a Sharepoint list via SOAP. It seems that the DateTime fields being passed are being incorrectly interpreted by ...
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DateTimeField and timezone conversion problem

It seems that the datetime value which is entered into a DateTimeField is always stored as UTC no matter what timezone is configured for the current user. Only the output on the page is displayed in ...
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SPWeb.RegionalSettings.TimeZones

Apparently each SPWeb can have it's own list of TimeZones (assuming that is why there is a TimeZones property on each SPWeb's RegionalSettings). Why could/would a web/site within a site ...
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Incorrect Modified Dates on SharePoint Online for clients in other timezones

I've run into a strange problem with SharePoint Online. When updating or creating entries in a list using the Client Object Model, the modified date on the affected list item seems to be stored with ...
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Event receiver After Properties Item Updating Date field is one day off

Experts, Can anyone explain me why I am getting 1 day less From a Date Only picker in Item updating event receiver ... this happens for After properties value. Basically I am trying to validate ...
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SharePoint Alert Email Messages and SPUser.RegionalSettings?

All, SharePoint 2010, I have setup an Alert on a Calendar (Events) list. I have set to be notified on any change to the items in the list (add, edit, delete). I have changed my user profile for the ...
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What is the default timezone setting for a web application?

We have a sharepoint server that is in pacific time. There are several webapps and they do not have a timezone specified (Manage Web Application > Web Application > General Settings > Default ...