Change Time Zone with tzutil.exe in Windows 7 | 8

I had already posted about the Point-n-Click Time Zone Gadget for Windows 7 in our Forums. But for those who’d like to know more about tzutil.exe, here’s a little more. Windows includes tzutil.exe, a Command Line Utility. This Windows Time Zone Utility can be used to change Time Zone or to get the current Time Zone details.

Change Time Zone with Windows Time Zone or tzutil.exe utility

We have already see how you can change Windows Internet Time Update Interval. Today we will see how to change Time Zone with tzutil.exe. To run the tzutil.exe  utility, open a Command Prompt.

tzutil Change Time Zone with tzutil.exe in Windows 7 | 8

At the command line, type in any of the following commands to achieve the following results:

– To know current time zone : tzutil /g

- To get a list of all available time zones : tzutil /l

- To change time zone : tzutil /s timezone (where timezone is to be replaced by the desired time zone. eg  Universal Standard Time).

- To see all the available switches: tzutil /?.

Hope this helps!

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Anand Khanse aka HappyAndyK is an end-user Windows enthusiast, a Microsoft MVP in Windows, since 2006, and the Admin of TheWindowsClub.com. Please create a System Restore Point before trying out any software & be careful about any third-party offers while installing freeware. Add me on Google+.
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