How Do I Set The Time Zone For My Calendar?

If you’re not sure how to set the time zone for your calendar (and let’s be honest, you’re probably not), this article breaks down the steps.

How Do I Set The Time Zone For My Calendar?

Depending on the location of your computer, it may be difficult to set the time zone. If you are not sure how to set the time zone, try this website. It will give you a list of time zones and their names.

Getting Started

Many people use the time zone setting on their device to tell the correct time for a specific location. For example, in Toronto, Canada, it is currently 3:37 PM, and if I wanted to display this information on my calendar app, I would need to set my device’s time zone as “Canada Central Standard Time.” If you are using Windows 10 or Mac OS X computers, you can set your system’s time zone and also automatically change throughout the day.

I’ve made a mistake and now my calendar is wrong

If you’ve made a mistake in setting the time zone on your calendar, check the date and time to make sure it is correct. If it is wrong, you might be able to fix the issue by clicking on the date/time, selecting what appears to be an arrow next to the current time. Clicking on that arrow should change the time zone for your entire calendars.


When setting your calendar, you can either use the date picker to select a date or enter it manually. If you need to find out the time zone for a specific date, you can use the lookup tool in calendar.


If you want to change the time zone of your calendar, you can do so by clicking “Settings” on your calendar. You will then be faced with a drop-down menu where you need to select the time zone that suits you.

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