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How to configure the NTP clock timezone command on a Cisco router

By Brad Reese on Tue, 04/29/08 - 3:54pm.

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Coordinated Universal Time (UTC) is the default time zone when configuring Network Time Protocol (NTP).

To change the time zone, issue this command:

clock timezone zone hours-offset [minutes-offset]

Here are explanations for each parameter:

zone

This is the name of the time zone to be displayed when standard time is in effect.


hours-offset

This is the hours difference from UTC.


minutes-offset

This is the (optional) minutes difference from UTC.


The system keeps the time internally in UTC and specifies a value for zone.

The system displays the time for that zone.

For more information you may wish to refer to:

clock timezone


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