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Windows 7: Setting the date and time

13 Jun 2014   #1
ICIT2LOL

Desk1 7 Home Prem / Desk2 10 Pro / Main lap Asus ROG 10 Pro 2 laptop Toshiba 7 Pro Asus P2520 7 & 10
 
 
Setting the date and time

Living out here I like to hve my date set as day month year but cannot find nay easy way to change it after several Googles have left me thoroughly bemused by strings of code SQL settings etc etc
Anyone?


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13 Jun 2014   #2
Slartybart

x64 (6.3.9600) Win8.1 Pro & soon dual boot x64 (6.1.7601) Win7_SP1 HomePrem
 
 

I think it's in control panel > region > format tab
time

dd/mm/yyyy
dd mm, yyyy

the drop down list should give you an idea - there's a long and short format
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13 Jun 2014   #3
derekimo

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How about this John,

Date Format - Change
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13 Jun 2014   #4
ICIT2LOL

Desk1 7 Home Prem / Desk2 10 Pro / Main lap Asus ROG 10 Pro 2 laptop Toshiba 7 Pro Asus P2520 7 & 10
 
 

Thanks to you both I was thinking it was in Date and Time - as it seemed like the obvious place to look
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13 Jun 2014   #5
Slartybart

x64 (6.3.9600) Win8.1 Pro & soon dual boot x64 (6.1.7601) Win7_SP1 HomePrem
 
 

You're welcome John,

you got lucky, I remembered where it was this time
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