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    WHY IS THE TIME DIFFERENT ???

    Post by orphaned on Fri Jan 02, 2015 5:13 am

    Hmm... 

    When I first started ...the time shown in here was same as mine .. EST .

    But for the last few weeks or so ... is an hour later !!

    What time zone is this reflecting ???

    Whazzzup ???

    signing off at 0513 hours ...5:13 am

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    Re: WHY IS THE TIME DIFFERENT ???

    Post by genkicoll on Fri Jan 02, 2015 4:44 pm

    I have no idea.  You could try checking the time zone settings in your profile section Smile


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    Re: WHY IS THE TIME DIFFERENT ???

    Post by orphaned on Fri Jan 02, 2015 4:48 pm

    OH! 

    okay ...

    shall do so

    but have not KNOWINGLY changed anything since arriving here

    TOO AFRAID !! LOL!!

    computer such a pill !!!

    just leave him once set ...

    THANKS Half Flower

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    Re: WHY IS THE TIME DIFFERENT ???

    Post by orphaned on Thu Jan 08, 2015 1:30 am

    Hmm...

    okay


    finally found where the time zone thing was in here ... again Embarrassed



    ?????? !!!!!!!!

    this is truly creepy as hell ...

    especially as I had changed NOTHING !!  cannot change what cannot find !!

    the settings were at GLACE BAY EEK! EEK! !!     (in English >>> ICE  BAY >>> cold as HELL)

    considering what has just happened >>> leaving me out in the cold ... with no chance to even speak

    note2 TWILIGHT ZONE note1 !!!

    Sweet Jesus ..... how weird !!!

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    Post by djrum on Thu Jan 08, 2015 4:26 pm

    lol, orphaned! The time here doesn't match my time either. It's about 2 hours ahead of mine.

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    Re: WHY IS THE TIME DIFFERENT ???

    Post by orphaned on Thu Jan 08, 2015 7:33 pm

    djrum wrote:lol, orphaned! The time here doesn't match my time either. It's about 2 hours ahead of mine.

    hmmm   Hmm...


    wonder where YOUR settings are then ???


    mine are now accurate ...  as back in T/O *


    what a trip .. virtually speaking !!  lol!!   Snicker


    *Toronto, Ontario, Canada

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    Post by djrum on Fri Jan 09, 2015 12:38 am

    I don't know where my settings are. Dunno

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    Re: WHY IS THE TIME DIFFERENT ???

    Post by orphaned on Fri Jan 09, 2015 12:46 am

    djrum wrote:I don't know where my settings are. Dunno


    I forgot too . which is why took so long !!~ Embarrassed



    along top ... where it reads FORUM   ....  press PROFILE >>>>>>  then should get following when press PREFERENCES


    LOCATION is near bottom of the list  >>>>>>>> where it says  TIMEZONE   !!!   HTH!!!!


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    Re: WHY IS THE TIME DIFFERENT ???

    Post by djrum on Fri Jan 09, 2015 1:04 am

    Thanks, orphaned! Big smile

    I looked in Preferences and went to Time Zones. I can't find my time zone.

    That's the first time I checked out Preferences.

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    Re: WHY IS THE TIME DIFFERENT ???

    Post by orphaned on Fri Jan 09, 2015 1:14 am

    djrum wrote:Thanks, orphaned! Big smile

    I looked in Preferences and went to Time Zones. I can't find my time zone.

    That's the first time I checked out Preferences.


    you are welcome Half Flower

    this is so well set up ....

    so many hidey places to discover

    scroll down in Zones  >>>>  may have to be close by instead

     you may need to play a bit to find

    is a global site so should be there

    if still no joy ... tell me where and I will hunt you down  ... EEK!

    oops >>>>  I mean find for you !!  LOL!!!  too much TV !!  Snicker

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    Post by djrum on Fri Jan 09, 2015 1:22 am

    EEK!   lol, you scared me there for a minute!! Laugh



    Okay, I had to choose a location somewhat close to where I live. The correct time (for me) is now showing.

    Thanks again, orphaned!

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    Re: WHY IS THE TIME DIFFERENT ???

    Post by orphaned on Fri Jan 09, 2015 1:34 am

    djrum wrote:EEK!   lol, you scared me there for a minute!! Laugh



    Okay, I had to choose a location somewhat close to where I live. The correct time (for me) is now showing.

    Thanks again, orphaned!

    Happy bounce Snicker Silly face Belly laugh

    am still chuckling ..... snicker ..


    am soooo glad could help ..

    little things  such as wrong time make me crazy ...    Crazy




    am     note2   a little bit OCD and a little perfectionistic  note1


    Sunny Sunny Sunny


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    Re: WHY IS THE TIME DIFFERENT ???

    Post by djrum on Fri Jan 09, 2015 1:34 am

    Me, too!!  Snicker

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    Post by orphaned on Fri Jan 09, 2015 1:55 am

    Silly face 

    btw

    keep forgetting to say how much your avatar makes me laugh !!


    if I do not awaken as early as His Furry Highness decrees >>>  We\'re Unworthy!

    a Morkie version of that face  is what greets me when I open my eyes !! EEK!


    man ...they sure fill our lives with funny !!

    and unconditional love !! Wub Heart Heart

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    Post by djrum on Fri Jan 09, 2015 11:03 am

    lol, orphaned. It makes laugh, too! Laugh

    That pic reminds me of my furbaby when we're nose-to-nose and all I can see is a huge black
    nose. Wub Heart

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    Re: WHY IS THE TIME DIFFERENT ???

    Post by orphaned on Fri Jan 09, 2015 5:14 pm




    a new vamp for the Dragon Cave .... Snicker


    Sunny Sunny Sunny

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    Post by djrum on Fri Jan 09, 2015 8:08 pm

    Oh, how cute! Wub

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    Re: WHY IS THE TIME DIFFERENT ???

    Post by orphaned on Sat Jan 10, 2015 12:23 am

    Half Flower

    some coffee perhaps ??? Snicker



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    Re: WHY IS THE TIME DIFFERENT ???

    Post by luvtoread on Sat Jan 10, 2015 4:08 pm

    I clicked onto to New York UTF (not sure what that means) and it still shows 2 hours
    ahead.
    Oh well, just glad that I can post with no problems.

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    Re: WHY IS THE TIME DIFFERENT ???

    Post by orphaned on Sat Jan 10, 2015 4:24 pm

    luvtoread wrote:I clicked onto to New York UTF  (not sure what that means)  and it still shows 2 hours
    ahead.
    Oh well,    just glad that I can post with no problems.

    4:20 PM
    Saturday, January 10, 2015 (EST)
    Time in Johnstown, NY, USA                                   I googled time in your town and got the time shown


    okay ....  same time as I have

    come over to the dark side and put Toronto !!  LOL!!

    shall try and find you one stateside with same time as I have ....

    brb

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    Post by orphaned on Sat Jan 10, 2015 4:30 pm

    luvtoread wrote:I clicked onto to New York UTF  (not sure what that means)  and it still shows 2 hours
    ahead.
    Oh well,    just glad that I can post with no problems.


    okay

    New York (UTC -5.00)  SHOULD work

    and shows up on screen as correct in your post .....

    Hmm...


    did you SAVE changes ????

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    Re: WHY IS THE TIME DIFFERENT ???

    Post by orphaned on Sat Jan 10, 2015 4:35 pm

    OH! 

    Current UTC, Time Zone (Coordinated Universal Time)







    21:36:51
    Saturday, January 10, 2015

    UTC / GMT is the basis for local times worldwide

    Other names: Universal Time Coordinated / Universal Coordinated Time
    Successor to: Greenwich Mean Time (GMT)
    Military name: “Zulu” Military Time
    Longitude: 0° (Prime Meridian)
    At sea: Longitudes between 7.5° West and 7.5° East


    WHO KNEW ????? LOL!!!

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    Re: WHY IS THE TIME DIFFERENT ???

    Post by doctor on Sat Jan 10, 2015 5:37 pm

    Thanks you two just changed the time myself, wondered about that for while. should've asked I suppose.

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    Re: WHY IS THE TIME DIFFERENT ???

    Post by luvtoread on Sat Jan 10, 2015 7:44 pm

    I missed the one step...managed to correct it and now should be on correct time.


    YUP--it is Thank You

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    Re: WHY IS THE TIME DIFFERENT ???

    Post by orphaned on Sat Jan 10, 2015 10:45 pm

    Half Flower

    hey y'all !!

    thanks be to genkicoll  actually  ....

    our wonderful Overlord ( Snicker  ),  who sees all and knows all in here ..

    steered me in the right direction ...

    preferences ...

    geesh ...

    WHO KNEW  ???

    genkicoll !!!!

    YAY !!!!!!  Half Flower Half Flower Half Flower

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