[KBA-78983] Cannot change the time zone on Streamvault™ appliances - Streamvault™

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Streamvault™
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2019-05-23

[KBA-78983] Cannot change the time zone on Streamvault™ appliances

This article explains why you might not be able to change the time zone on a Streamvault™ appliance.

Applies to: Streamvault™ appliances

Symptoms

  • When you try to change the time zone from the Windows Taskbar using the Date and time settings the changes are not applied, and the time zone reverts to the previous setting.

  • When you try to change the time zone from the Windows Control Panel using the Change time zone button in the Date and Time dialog box, you receive the following error: You do not have permission to perform this task.

Cause

Group policy changes in Microsoft Windows.

Workaround

Do the following:
  1. Open a Windows Command Prompt as an administrator.
  2. Type timedate.cpl and press ENTER.
  3. Change the time zone as required.

Status

This issue will be resolved in a future Streamvault™ appliance image that will include the Microsoft policy changes.