Today in Windows 8 Consumer Preview I hit upon a little oddity… which lead me in to a timezone oddyssey.
My clock shows the right time… at least I think it does. Currently 11:27. And, my timezone says :
That all seems good, but, Metrotwit, and Microsoft Office Communicator both complain. Metrotwit says it can’t automatically adjust my timeline, check my clock and timezone. Tweets that I did were coming in 5 hours earlier than the real time where I was doing the tweeting. Office Communicator won’t even get as far as trying to sign in, with a message along similar lines.
So I changed my timezone, to straightforward UTC. This then changed my time to 17:27, so I had to then back my clock to 11:27.
Now all is good: