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Time Zones - Restore Missing Default Time Zones

How to Restore Missing Default Time Zones in Windows 7
Published by Brink
30 Jul 2010
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How to Restore Missing Default Time Zones in Windows 7

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This will show you how to restore the default times zones in Windows 7 for when the Change time zone button does not work or you have missing time zones when trying to change the time zone.

You must be logged in as an administrator to be able to do the steps in this tutorial.


EXAMPLE: Default Time Zones
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Here's How:
1. Click on the download button below to download the file below.
Restore_All_Windows_7_Default_Time_Zones.reg
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2. Save the .reg file to the Desktop.

3. Double click on the downloaded .reg file to merge it.

4. Click on Run, Yes (UAC), Yes, and OK when prompted.

5. Log off and log on, or restart the computer to apply the changes.

6. When finished, you can delete the downloaded .reg file if you like.
That's it,
Shawn





30 Jul 2010   #1
Dwarf

Windows 8.1 Pro RTM x64
 
 

Another neat Tutorial, Shawn.

Because the keys involved are in the HKLM branch of the registry, you will need to log in to an account with administrative privileges in order to merge these entries into the registry. Unlike other programs, the option to Run as administrator is not available when right-clicking a registry file.


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30 Jul 2010   #2
Brink
Microsoft MVP

64-bit Windows 10 Pro
 
 

Thank you Dwarf.
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30 Jul 2010   #3
Dwarf

Windows 8.1 Pro RTM x64
 
 

You're welcome, Shawn.
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12 Apr 2012   #4
trqalbir

windows7 64bit
 
 

thanks it works
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12 Apr 2012   #5
Brink
Microsoft MVP

64-bit Windows 10 Pro
 
 

You're most welcome trqalbir, and welcome to Seven Forums.
My System SpecsSystem Spec
16 Jul 2014   #6
zeamann

Windows 7 Ultimate x64 SP1
 
 
UTC+14 Kiritimati Date Zone.

Hi Brink,

I've downloaded the "Restore_All_Windows_7_Default_Time_Zones.reg" but I am yet to run it as I believe my system's default time zones is okay. My problem is really with Malwarebytes Anti-Malware popping up too often to remind me that it is out of date, even when it says database is up-to-date or no update available.

When I leave my time zone's date to correspond with my geographical location (Hawaii's UTC time zone) Malwarebytes acts normal, but when I change the date (still Hawaii's UTC) to correspond with my country's political date, Malwarebytes acts abnormally.

The reason I am responding to your post is really to ask you: will the fix sort of activate or install UTC+14 Kiritimati time zone or not? If not, then I will google for help, that is, if Seven Forums fail me. In other words, I would be more than happy just to be taught how to activate or install my political time zone, DATE ZONE to be exact since my island is still in the same clock zone with Hawaii.

Thanks much in advance and God bless,
My System SpecsSystem Spec
16 Jul 2014   #7
Brink
Microsoft MVP

64-bit Windows 10 Pro
 
 

Hello Tiiman,

The .reg file will only restore the default time zones, and will not change your time zone settings. I don't see UTC+14 Kiritimati listed by default though.
My System SpecsSystem Spec
16 Jul 2014   #8
zeamann

Windows 7 Ultimate x64 SP1
 
 

lol... Thanks much Brink. exactly what I thought. you know anyone in the forum that might be able to help me? i will be googling it shortly though. still working during lunch break. being a civil servant is greatly great...lol... God bless,
My System SpecsSystem Spec
16 Jul 2014   #9
Brink
Microsoft MVP

64-bit Windows 10 Pro
 
 

Not sure, but you might submit a ticket to Malwarebytes to see if they may be able to release an update to fix this for you.

https://www.malwarebytes.org/support/consumer/contact/
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