Hotfix available for Chile DST change

The government of Chile has extended Daylight Saving Time for 2012 [Official Decree]. DST for mainland Chile now ends on April 28, 2012 and starts on September 1, 2012.   A hotfix for Windows has been released to address this change. You can find details of the hotfix and download it here [KB2681116].Hotfixes are available for…

0

December 2011 DST Cumulative Update for Windows operating systems

The December 2011 DST Cumulative update for Windows operating systems has been published on Microsoft Download Center. It contains the following changes: Kaliningrad Standard Time:As previously announced in KB2625508, Belarus has decided to discontinue daylight saving time from 2011 and stay on permanent ‘summer time’. KB2625508 suggested moving to a ‘workaround time’ of Kaliningrad standard…

0

Notice: Ukraine and Armenia revert 2011 DST cancellation

The previous post calls out planned 2011 DST cancellations for Belarus, Ukraine and Armenia [link]. We have received reports that Armenia and Ukraine have canceled their proposed changes. According to reports in Rada and Kyivpost, Ukraine will not stay on permanent summer time and instead will fall back to winter time on October 30, 2011…

0

Advisory: DST cancellations in Belarus, Ukraine and Armenia

Ukraine, Belarus, and Armenia have decided to discontinue daylight saving time starting from 2011. These countries are mirroring Russia’s changes by staying on “summer time” indefinitely and not falling back to “winter time” on October 30th 2011. Microsoft’s guidance to customers in the affected timezones is to move to another windows time zone (referred to…

0

Announcement: Upcoming Microsoft webcast on daylight saving time changes in Russia

Update: The recorded webcast is now available on-demand here.   Understanding and preparing for the 2011 Russian Daylight Savings Time Change September 15, 2011 10:00 am to 11:30 am Pacific Time Click here to calculate your local time. Presented By: M3 Sweatt, Partner Program Manager Lead, Microsoft Matthew Brown, Senior Program Manager, Microsoft Mike DeGooyer, Senior Program Manager,…

0

August 2011 DST Cumulative Update for Windows operating systems

The August 2011 DST Cumulative Update for Windows operating systems contains the following changes : NewFoundland: Newfoundland’s DST start and end times have been updated to 2AM from 12:01 AM. The rest of the Newfoundland time zone schedule is unchanged. Russian Time Zones: A new time zone has been created for Kaliningrad with displayname “(UTC+3:00)…

0