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    Don't see how to adjust the time settings beyond the one that insicates the time zone. Have it set to USA Eastern time without DST checked but it shows it to be 4 hours ahead of the actual time. ( shows 4:25 Pm but it its actually 12:25 PM ) ????
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    Quote Originally Posted by viking33 View Post
    Don't see how to adjust the time settings beyond the one that insicates the time zone. Have it set to USA Eastern time without DST checked but it shows it to be 4 hours ahead of the actual time. ( shows 4:25 Pm but it its actually 12:25 PM ) ????
    Additionally, is there any time format localisation possible?

    "HansV, on Saturday, October 31, 2009 04:08 PM ..."

    should really read in the UK, and no doubt elsewhere,

    "HansV, on Saturday 31st October 2009, 16:08 ..." (with the st,nd,rd,th superscript format being optional...)
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    Bob: the time currently displayed ignores the time zone setting in your profile - it shows GMT.


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    Quote Originally Posted by HansV View Post
    Bob: the time currently displayed ignores the time zone setting in your profile - it shows GMT.
    It's fine for me
    Since I'm on GMT!
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    Quote Originally Posted by HansV View Post
    Bob: the time currently displayed ignores the time zone setting in your profile - it shows GMT.
    It's fine for me
    Since I'm on GMT!
    Poem 2009, BATcher

    (with some sneaky editing of the time in the quote, to see what happens...)
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    Quote Originally Posted by HansV View Post
    Bob: the time currently displayed ignores the time zone setting in your profile - it shows GMT.
    Right BUT if you open the drop down box it shows GMT MINUS 5 hours, so the GMT should be corrected to show the proper time. 5 hours plus DST. Which has not yet been changed until tonight here in the USA.

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    Quote Originally Posted by BATcher View Post
    It's fine for me
    Since I'm on GMT!
    If you could change that to:

    A G and T
    would be fine for me
    you would probably find your poetry a lot more popular.

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