DST changes in Windows for Fiji (October 2018)

2018-10-10T18:10:03
ID KB4462901
Type mskb
Reporter Microsoft
Modified 2018-10-18T19:06:10

Description

<html><body><p>Describes an October 2018 update that sets DST changes in Windows 8.1 for Fiji.</p><h2>Summary</h2><div class="kb-summary-section section">This article describes an update that makes daylight saving time (DST) changes in Windows for Fiji. Before you install this update, see the <a bookmark-id="prerequisites" href="#prerequisites" managed-link="" target="">Prerequisites</a> section.<br/> <p><span>This update applies to the following operating systems:</span></p><ul class="sbody-free_list"><li>Windows Server 2012 R2</li><li>Windows 8.1</li></ul></div><h2>Changes by location</h2><h3>Fiji</h3><p>The current observation of daylight saving time in Fiji will end on the second Sunday of January 2019. The date was moved from Sunday, January 20, 2019, at 3 A.M. to Sunday, January 13, 2019, at 3 A.M.</p><table class="table"><tbody><tr><td><strong>Time zone key name</strong></td><td><strong>Display name</strong></td><td><strong>Old DST end date</strong></td><td><strong>New DST end date</strong></td></tr><tr><td valign="top">Fiji Standard Time</td><td valign="top">(UTC+12:00) Fiji</td><td valign="top">January 20, 2019, 03:00</td><td valign="top">January 13, 2019, 03:00</td></tr></tbody></table><h2>Update information</h2><div class="kb-resolution-section section"><p>The update that is described in this article makes changes in the DST settings for Fiji.</p><div>For more information about how DST changes may affect other Microsoft products, go to the following Microsoft website:</div><div class="indent"><a href="https://support.microsoft.com/gp/cp_dst" id="kb-link-2" target="_self">General information about DST</a></div><div><br/>For more information about how to configure DST settings in Windows, see the following article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:</div><div class="indent"><a href="https://support.microsoft.com/help/914387" id="kb-link-3" target="_self">914387 How to configure daylight saving time for Microsoft Windows operating systems</a></div><div><span><br/><strong>Note</strong> When you apply this update, you may receive a message that resembles the following:  </span><div class="alert-band"><div class="alert alert-info" role="alert"><div class="row"><div class="col-xs-24"><p><span>Update cannot be installed as a newer or same time zone update has already been installed on the system.</span></p></div></div></div></div><span> </span><p><br/><span>This message indicates that either you have already applied the correct update or Windows Updates or Microsoft Update has automatically installed this update. No additional action is required to update the Windows operating system.</span></p><span> </span></div></div><h2>How to get this update</h2><h3>Method 1: Windows Update</h3><div>This update is provided as part of an <strong><span>Optional</span></strong> update rollup on Windows Update. To learn more about the update rollups that have been released for these operating systems, see the following Microsoft Knowledge Base article:</div><div class="indent"><a bookmark-id="" data-content-id="" data-content-type="" href="https://support.microsoft.com/en-us/help/4009470/windows-8-1-windows-server-2012-r2-update-history" managed-link="" target="_blank">Windows 8.1 and Windows Server 2012 R2 update history</a></div><p><br/>For more information about how to run Windows Update, see <a bookmark-id="" data-content-id="" data-content-type="" href="https://support.microsoft.com/en-us/help/3067639" managed-link="" target="_blank">How to get an update through Windows Update</a>.<br/> </p><h3>Method 2: Windows Server Update Service</h3><p>This update is now available for installation through WSUS.<br/> </p><h3>Method 3: Microsoft Update Catalog</h3><div><span>To get the stand-alone package for this update, go to the <a data-content-id="" data-content-type="" href="https://www.catalog.update.microsoft.com/search.aspx?q=4462901" id="kb-link-10" managed-link="" target="_blank">Microsoft Update Catalog</a> website.<br/><br/><strong>Note</strong> You must be running Microsoft Internet Explorer 6.0 or a later version.</span><div><br/><span> </span></div><span> </span></div><h2></h2><h4>Prerequisites</h4><div>There are no prerequisites to install this update.<br/> <h4 class="sbody-h4">Registry information</h4>To apply this update, you do not have to make any changes to the registry.<br/> <h4 class="sbody-h4">Restart requirement</h4>You do not have to restart the computer after you install this update.<br/> </div><h2>References</h2><div class="kb-references-section section">Learn about the <a data-content-id="" data-content-type="" href="https://support.microsoft.com/help/824684" id="kb-link-14" managed-link="" target="_blank">terminology</a> that Microsoft uses to describe software updates.</div></body></html>