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Old 03-03-2010, 04:52 AM   #1
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Question how to adjust clock in ubuntu

hi ... i want to adjust clock in ubuntu ...when i installed it it asked about location and setting if for asia it automatically take the clock...but that timing is not showed 10 pm when actually it was 5pm...after installation i tried it to adjust but it could not be automatically took that previous timing ..kindly help me in this regards...
Old 03-03-2010, 06:22 AM   #2
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Are you not able to right click and select the preferences option?

Once in you should be able to Add the appropriate Location
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as mentioned earlier...i choose the right place but the clock time is not matching with the real time
Old 03-03-2010, 11:18 PM   #4
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You probably need to set your hardware clock to UTC. Have you read this:

Old 03-03-2010, 11:21 PM   #5
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UTC or Local

When you installed it, did you choose local or UTC. If UTC then I think it is set to somewhere in Africa where Ubuntu is based.

Goto: Menu> System> Time and Date> (Change under root)> Configuration> and change from keep synchronized with internet servers to Manual.

Then select your locale.


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