BlackBerry Forums Support Community               

Closed Thread
 
LinkBack Thread Tools
Old 08-13-2007, 10:55 AM   #1 (permalink)
New Member
 
Join Date: Aug 2006
Model: 7200c
Carrier: Cingular/AT&T
Posts: 4
Post Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Default Automatic Local time update

Please Login to Remove!

When I first got my 8700 I was in Utah and was surprised that when I brought it back to Michigan and checked it in the airports on the way there that it automatically updated the clock to the local time. Now a year or so later and who knows how many OS updates as well, it doesn't seem to work anymore. My date/time options are set to draw the time from the network, and the network time is accurate for my time zone, but the actual time displayed I need to force an update for it to actually update. I'm not yet running the latest OS, still 4.1.0.194, but did this feature go away or become disabled somehow, or was the time thing just my imagination?
Offline  
Old 08-13-2007, 11:03 AM   #2 (permalink)
Crimson Tide Moderator
 
JSanders's Avatar
 
Join Date: Oct 2004
Location: North of the moss line
Model: 9xx0
OS: 7.0sumtin
PIN: t low
Carrier: Verizon
Posts: 41,914
Post Thanks: 59
Thanked 241 Times in 180 Posts
Default

BlackBerrys do not change your time zone automatically. They never have--as far as I know--at least back to OS version 3.7 or so.

You must update the TZ yourself upon reaching another TZ.
Offline  
Old 08-13-2007, 11:27 AM   #3 (permalink)
Thumbs Must Hurt
 
pyro451's Avatar
 
Join Date: Feb 2006
Location: Massachusetts
Model: 9810
OS: 7.0.0.261
Carrier: AT&T
Posts: 176
Post Thanks: 0
Thanked 2 Times in 2 Posts
Default Great idea for a new app

My old CDMA cell phone used to update automatically. It would be nice if someone wrote a small app for the berry (even better if RIM included it in the OS) to switch to local time automatically.
__________________
I'd rather hunt with Cheney than ride with Kennedy [especially now]
Offline  
Closed Thread


Thread Tools

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

vB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On

Agilent / HP 4156B Precision Semiconductor Parameter Analyzer - CALIBRATED
$18950.0
Agilent / HP 4156B Precision Semiconductor Parameter Analyzer - CALIBRATED picture10pcs Elite Semiconductor 6A 600v Bridge Rectifier KBPC606 BR package
$8.0
10pcs Elite Semiconductor 6A 600v Bridge Rectifier KBPC606 BR package pictureCypress Semiconductor Cy8Ckit-042 Eval Brd, Psoc 4, Pioneer Kit
$30.0
Cypress Semiconductor Cy8Ckit-042 Eval Brd, Psoc 4, Pioneer Kit picture5Pcs Semiconductor 2Sc5103 Ic New F
$3.56
5Pcs Semiconductor 2Sc5103 Ic New F picture20ET BRUSH SEMICONDUCTOR FUSE 20A 660V BS88:4 New Surplus
$18.0
20ET BRUSH SEMICONDUCTOR FUSE 20A 660V BS88:4  New Surplus picture






Copyright 2004-2016 BlackBerryForums.com.
The names RIM and BlackBerry are registered Trademarks of BlackBerry Inc.