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    Time - Change in Windows 10

    How to Change the Time in Windows 10
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    03 Jan 2017
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    How to Change the Time in Windows 10

    information   Information
    Your PC's clock is used to record the time whenever you create or modify files on your PC. You can change the clock's time and time zone.

    Time is a measure in which events can be ordered from the past through the present into the future, and also the measure of durations of events and the intervals between them.

    This tutorial will show you different ways on how to change the time on the system clock for all users in Windows 10.

    You must be signed in as an administrator to be able to change the time.


    CONTENTS:






    Time - Change in Windows 10 OPTION ONE Time - Change in Windows 10
    To Change Time in Settings

    1. Open the Settings app, and click/tap on the Time & Language icon.

    2. Click/tap on Date & Time on the left side, turn off Set time automatically, and click/tap on the Change button under Change date and time. (see screenshot below)

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    3. Change the time to the correct current hour, minute, and AM/PM, and then click/tap on Change to apply. (see screenshot below)

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    4. If you like, turn back on Set time automatically to have Windows automatically synchronize the system clock time with internet time servers. (see screenshot below)

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    5. When finished, you can close Settings if you like.






    Time - Change in Windows 10 OPTION TWO Time - Change in Windows 10
    To Change Time in Control Panel

    1. Open the Control Panel (icons view), and click/tap on the Date and Time icon.

    2. Click/tap on the Change date and time button. (see screenshot below)

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    3. If prompted by UAC, click/tap on Yes.

    4. Change the time to the correct current hour, minute, and AM/PM, and then click/tap on OK to apply. (see screenshot below)

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    5. Click/tap on OK. (see screenshot below step 2)







    Time - Change in Windows 10 OPTION THREE Time - Change in Windows 10
    To Change Time in Command Prompt

    1. Open an elevated command prompt.

    2. In the elevated command prompt, type the command below, and press Enter. (see screenshot below)

    time HH:MM

    Note   Note
    Substitute HH in the command above with the actual hour numbers for a 24-hour clock.
    Substitute MM in the command above with the actual minute numbers.

    For example: I would type the command below for 11:00 PM.

    time 23:00


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    3. When finished, you can close the elevated command prompt if you like.





    That's it,
    Shawn


  1.    05 Aug 2016 #1

    Thanks
    And how to bring back the old Date and Time in Windows 10 version 1607?
    This method doesn't work anymore: Get the old Windows 7-like Calendar and Date pane in Windows 10

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  2.    05 Aug 2016 #2

    Don't forget to include a bit about the atomic clock because it's not obvious and people might want to change the time server to a more local one.
      My ComputersSystem Spec

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       05 Aug 2016 #3

    swarfega said: View Post
    Don't forget to include a bit about the atomic clock because it's not obvious and people might want to change the time server to a more local one.
    Do you mean this below?

    Clock - Synchronize with Internet Time Server in Windows 10
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    64-bit Windows 10 Pro build 15063
       05 Aug 2016 #4

    RiP2 said: View Post
    Thanks
    And how to bring back the old Date and Time in Windows 10 version 1607?
    This method doesn't work anymore: Get the old Windows 7-like Calendar and Date pane in Windows 10

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    Hello RiP2, and welcome to Ten Forums.

    Yes, that method no longer works, and is why we retired (removed) our tutorial for it. If you like, you can use the tutorial below to remove the Calendar agenda from the current clock to help clean it up more.

    Calendar Agenda - Add or Remove from Clock in Windows 10
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  5.    05 Aug 2016 #5

    Brink said: View Post
    Hello RiP2, and welcome to Ten Forums.

    Yes, that method no longer works, and is why we retired (removed) our tutorial for it. If you like, you can use the tutorial below to remove the Calendar agenda from the current clock to help clean it up more.

    Calendar Agenda - Add or Remove from Clock in Windows 10
    Hi Brink, thanks for reply

    Hate M$ x)
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