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Steps to fix time zone issues some users are having in Google

January 19, 2017

It’s been reported that some users are having issues with time zones not working correctly in Google. This has been specifically effecting calendars. The issue has been solved at a universal level, but there are some users who are still experiencing the problems. Please follow the steps below to solve them.

To change the time zone for all current and future calendars and events, the following will have to be done:

  • Open Google Calendar
  • Open Settings in the top right corner (settings cog) then click “settings” again
  • In the Your current time zone section, choose your time zone (eastern) from the drop-down menu.
  • Scroll to the bottom of the page and click Save.

Learn more about Finlandia University’s transition to Google for mail, calendar and contacts by visiting finlandia.edu/google.

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