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Version: 1.0

Posted: 2003-01-14

Build Requirements: N/A

Runtime Requirements: Carbon

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This program shows how you can use the ReadLocation function to show the current location and time zone information that is in the Date & Time Control Panel. The program also shows how you can determine if Daylight Savings Time is on or off. Requires: System 7.5 Keywords: daylight savings time, time zone, ReadLocation, MachineLocation

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2003-01-14Shows how to read the current location and time zone that is set in Date & Time.

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