Changing Time Zone

By default, UTC time zone is preset for every operating system of our Cloud Hosting virtual machine. Following guide will demonstrates the way to modify various operating system time zone for Cloud Hosting virtual machine.

Debian
1. Log into virtual machine through SSH.

2. Execute command
# dpkg-reconfigure tzdata

3. Select the time zone.

Centos
1. Log into virtual machine through SSH.

2. Execute commands (change to MYT zone example)
# mv /etc/localtime /etc/localtime.bak
# ln -s /usr/share/zoneinfo/Asia/Kuala_Lumpur /etc/localtime

Windows Server 2003
1. Log into virtual machine through RDP.
2. Start
3. Control Panel
4. Date and Time
5. Click Time Zone tab.
6. Select the time zone and complete the change.

Windows Server 2008
1. Log into virtual machine through RDP.
2. Start
3. Control Panel
4. Clock, Language, and Region
5. Date and Time
6. Click Change Time Zone

7. Select the time zone to complete the change.

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