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Old 06-04-2006, 06:47 AM   #1 (permalink)
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There doesn't seem to be anywhere on a Blackberry to set Daylight Savings Time. I am in the UK - currently BST - so if I choose the option for Dublin, London (GMT) I am an hour out.

This does not seem to affect individual timed events that are synced from my Exchange Server, but all day events sometimes show as starting an hour into the day and 'bleeding' over an hour into the next day.

I can fix this by "telling" the Blackberry that I am in West Africa (GMT+1) but I shouldn't have to do this. (My phone has a Daylight Savings time option, so I am not sure why I don't have one here.)
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I've just had much the same issue - there's a thread on it. I discovered that I had DST turned off on my PC which kept throwing the BB out. Might work for you?
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I've just had much the same issue - there's a thread on it. I discovered that I had DST turned off on my PC which kept throwing the BB out. Might work for you?

hmmm. this just might be my pim/time problem.
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I always recommend unchecking the "Update device's date and time" setting in Intellisync....

Network time (either Blackberry infrastructure or carrier network) is typically more accurate than a PC.
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hmmm. this just might be my pim/time problem.

Yep !!!
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