Daylight saving time changes



Published: June 16, 2006 | Updated: November 10, 2006

Find details on how to prepare for the daylight saving time (DST)
changes coming up in 2007. Indiana residents, get instructions on how
to update your time zone settings for the move to DST that happened in
April 2006.

Preparing for daylight saving time changes in 2007

Starting in the spring of 2007, DST start and end dates for the United
States will transition to comply with the Energy Policy Act of 2005.
Find details on how to support the DST changes on Microsoft Windows
operating systems.

Preparing Microsoft Office Outlook for daylight saving time changes in

In August 2005, the United States Congress increased the number of
weeks for observing daylight saving time, beginning in 2007. The
Canadian government plans to match the change; the Mexican government
has not decided. These changes will have an impact on calendar items
created in Outlook.

Indiana residents: Updating your time zone setting

On April 2, 2006, the entire state of Indiana began observing DST. In
order to maintain the correct time on your computer, server, or mobile
device, you must update the Windows time zone setting to reflect
either the Eastern Time Zone of the Central Time Zone.


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