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Hiryuu
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Posted on 03-09-08 05:35:23 AM Link | Quote
DAYLIGHT SAVINGS IN EFFECT; THOSE AFFECTED - CLOCKS UP ONE HOUR

Just thought I'd let people know since I had to blame Bush for the change up last time.
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Posted on 03-09-08 07:32:46 AM Link | Quote
Finally!!! I love it when it gets darker later that I don't mind the minus one hour. I changed my clock around 9pm so I could "trick myself" since I have to wake up early today for work.
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Posted on 03-09-08 08:52:20 AM Link | Quote
Ha ha ha, I carry no such burden, not this day! This day I am free! Free to rise when I please unbound by the shackles of your clock-changing witchcraft!

...But I do have to clean the house and look for a job. Oh well
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Posted on 03-09-08 01:31:29 PM Link | Quote
My cellphone lags in changing its time It still reads 9:30am, even though it is 10:30am right now.
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Posted on 03-09-08 01:54:21 PM Link | Quote
The only thing I notice is that I have to set my computer clock forward ahead manually; other than that, who cares?

I think DST is a load of crap regardless... I even read an article last night that basically speculated that it wastes energy
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Posted on 03-09-08 02:35:09 PM Link | Quote
What isn't Bush involved with these days? Frankly, my negative opinion of him is incredibly strong.
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Posted on 03-09-08 02:52:14 PM Link | Quote
Originally posted by neotransotaku
My cellphone lags in changing its time It still reads 9:30am, even though it is 10:30am right now.


If it's Cingular, power down, power up.

Sprint and related are automatic.
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Posted on 03-09-08 06:56:37 PM Link | Quote
This is going to confuse me for a while.

I have to know the times for two different places and distinguish which is the one with an hour ahead.

I'll get used to it later...
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Posted on 03-09-08 09:12:45 PM Link | Quote
Interestingly, I didn't even know the change happened until I read this thread just now. Both computers and my phone made the change automatically, and they're the only clocks I use.

Maybe I should pay more attention to what's going on...
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Posted on 03-09-08 10:09:25 PM Link | Quote
Originally posted by Shion
Originally posted by neotransotaku
My cellphone lags in changing its time It still reads 9:30am, even though it is 10:30am right now.


If it's Cingular, power down, power up.

Sprint and related are automatic.


I have a Sprint phone. It wasn't until later in the day did the time change get reflected. I wonder if I need to lose signal first before it resynchronizes the time.
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Posted on 03-09-08 10:51:17 PM Link | Quote
I was too busy out getting Brawl to care about the change, though I made the transition without any problems today. I'm glad too because I had to get up this morning to go somewhere and didn't want to accidentally oversleep.
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Posted on 03-10-08 11:11:32 AM Link | Quote
Originally posted by neotransotaku
Originally posted by Shion
Originally posted by neotransotaku
My cellphone lags in changing its time It still reads 9:30am, even though it is 10:30am right now.


If it's Cingular, power down, power up.

Sprint and related are automatic.


I have a Sprint phone. It wasn't until later in the day did the time change get reflected. I wonder if I need to lose signal first before it resynchronizes the time.

Mine changed late too (around 1 PM). It probably only syncs the time every few hours.
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Posted on 03-10-08 11:45:25 AM Link | Quote
Thanks to a power shortage, I was sleeping during the hour change ... so I didn't have to set clocks ahead, just reset

Sunday still felt like it passed faster than normal, but I think I'm already fine now
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Posted on 03-13-08 05:56:00 AM Link | Quote
Bah. That was dumb.

I watched the clock on my desktop advance an hour no problem. Since I have 2 monitors I disabled the taskbar clock and used Samurize to put a better one on the desktop of the second screen, which is always visible.

The next morning though, the alarm clock app went off an hour late. And a few other apps were reporting the wrong time too.

Sure enough, Windoze didn't automatically adjust. Samurize just decided to be "clever" and show an hour ahead of the system time.
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Posted on 03-13-08 09:02:15 PM Link | Quote
XP didn't update my clock, either, even though I applied the patch. I just turned the feature off.
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Posted on 03-13-08 09:31:31 PM Link | Quote
XP didn't update my clock either, leading me to become an hour off and ending up losing an hour I thought I had before I had to sleep...
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