How to Change Your Time Zone in Windows 10

Microsoft Windows 10 has a number of different options and settings that can be handled automatically.

One of those settings is the time on the computer. This is displayed at the bottom-right corner of the screen, and is used by many of the apps and programs on the computer.

Typically most people like to use the automatic option because it’s just easier, and it will handle things like Daylight Savings Time without any intervention from you.

But situations might arise where you want to change your time manually, or where you want to change your time zone.

Our guide below will show you how to change your time zone in Windows 10.

How to Manually Change Time Zones in Windows 10

The steps in this article are going to show you a quick way to get to your computer’s time settings and make adjustments.

Step 1: Locate the time and date at the bottom-right corner of the screen.

find the date and time

Step 2: Right-click on the time and choose the Adjust date/time option at the top of the menu.

right-click and choose Adjust date time

Step 3: Click the button under Set time zone automatically to turn it off.

turn off set time zone automatically

Step 4: Click the Time zone dropdown menu and choose the desired time zone.

how to change the time zone in Windows 10

The time will update automatically based on the zone that you select.

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