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I am trying to build a calendar with date time columns. My SP 2007 server is in US and I am trying to use this site in India. My server returns the EventDate column value in India format. I want to convert it in US date.

For example:


My Event Date I set is: 5/29/2012 3:00 PM
I want to convert it in: 5/29/2012 2:30 AM (US Time)

Any help will be appreciated.

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To convert a datetime to an other timezone in c# you can use this:

TimeZoneInfo timeZoneInfo; 

DateTime dateTime ; 

//Set the time zone information to US Mountain Standard Time 

timeZoneInfo = TimeZoneInfo.FindSystemTimeZoneById("US Mountain Standard Time"); 

//Get date and time in US Mountain Standard Time 

dateTime = TimeZoneInfo.ConvertTime(DateTime.Now, timeZoneInfo);

//Print out the date and time

Console.WriteLine(dateTime.ToString("yyyy-MM-dd HH-mm-ss")); 

A List of TimeZones and further documentation you can find here:

And in the MSDN: http://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/library/system.timezoneinfo.getsystemtimezones.aspx

Conversion with XSLT: http://www.xsltfunctions.com/xsl/fn_adjust-datetime-to-timezone.html

  • I am trying to convert timezones in XSLT in SharePoint Designer. – Ashish May 29 '12 at 8:12
  • I am getting a way I think. However i am unable to use function adjust-dateTime-to-timezone(). It gives me error: adjust-dateTime-to-timezone is not a valid XSLT or XPath function. Am I missing a xmlnamespace? An example would be helpful. Thanks. – Ashish May 29 '12 at 9:36
  • @Ashish I think it is is a XPath 2.0 function, looks as if you called it from a 1.0 processor. – MOI May 29 '12 at 10:22
  • I changed the version of my xsl:stylesheet declaration to version="2.0". How can i check if I can process 2.0 functions as well? – Ashish May 29 '12 at 10:24
  • @Ashish try one of these functions: saxon.sourceforge.net/saxon7.4/functions.html – MOI May 29 '12 at 10:28

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