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Sony Xperia Z

Sony Xperia Z

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Set date and time

Follow these instructions to set the date and time.

Step 1 of 17

Find "Date & time"

Press the menu icon.

Step 2 of 17

Find "Date & time"

Press Settings.

Step 3 of 17

Find "Date & time"

Press Date & time.

Step 4 of 17

Select option

Select one of the following options:
Turn automatic date and time update on or off, go to 2a.
Turn automatic time zone update on or off, go to 2b.
Set the date, go to 2c.
Set the time, go to 2d.
Select time zone, go to 2e.

Step 5 of 17

2a - Turn automatic date and time update on or off

Press Automatic date & time to turn automatic date and time update on or off.

Step 6 of 17

2a - Turn automatic date and time update on or off

When the box next to the menu item is ticked (V), the function is turned on.

Step 7 of 17

2b - Turn automatic time zone update on or off

Press Automatic time zone to turn the function on or off.

Step 8 of 17

2b - Turn automatic time zone update on or off

When the box next to the menu item is ticked (V), the function is turned on.

Step 9 of 17

2c - Set the date

Press Set date.

The menu item is only available if you've turned off automatic date and time update, see step 2a.
Step 10 of 17

2c - Set the date

Slide day, month and year up or down to set the date.

The menu item is only available if you've turned off automatic date and time update, see step 2a.
Step 11 of 17

2c - Set the date

Press Done.

The menu item is only available if you've turned off automatic date and time update, see step 2a.
Step 12 of 17

2d - Set the time

Press Set time.

The menu item is only available if you've turned off automatic date and time update, see step 2a.
Step 13 of 17

2d - Set the time

Slide hours and minutes up or down to set the time.

The menu item is only available if you've turned off automatic date and time update, see step 2a.
Step 14 of 17

2d - Set the time

Press Done.

The menu item is only available if you've turned off automatic date and time update, see step 2a.
Step 15 of 17

2e - Select time zone

Press Select time zone.

The menu item is only available if you've turned off automatic time zone update, see step 2b.
Step 16 of 17

2e - Select time zone

Press the required time zone.

The menu item is only available if you've turned off automatic time zone update, see step 2b.
Step 17 of 17

Exit

Press the home icon to return to standby mode.

1. Find "Date & time"

Press the menu icon.
Press Settings.
Press Date & time.

2. Select option

Select one of the following options:
Turn automatic date and time update on or off, go to 2a.
Turn automatic time zone update on or off, go to 2b.
Set the date, go to 2c.
Set the time, go to 2d.
Select time zone, go to 2e.

3. 2a - Turn automatic date and time update on or off

Press Automatic date & time to turn automatic date and time update on or off.
When the box next to the menu item is ticked (V), the function is turned on.

4. 2b - Turn automatic time zone update on or off

Press Automatic time zone to turn the function on or off.
When the box next to the menu item is ticked (V), the function is turned on.

5. 2c - Set the date

Press Set date.
The menu item is only available if you've turned off automatic date and time update, see step 2a.
Slide day, month and year up or down to set the date.
The menu item is only available if you've turned off automatic date and time update, see step 2a.
Press Done.
The menu item is only available if you've turned off automatic date and time update, see step 2a.

6. 2d - Set the time

Press Set time.
The menu item is only available if you've turned off automatic date and time update, see step 2a.
Slide hours and minutes up or down to set the time.
The menu item is only available if you've turned off automatic date and time update, see step 2a.
Press Done.
The menu item is only available if you've turned off automatic date and time update, see step 2a.

7. 2e - Select time zone

Press Select time zone.
The menu item is only available if you've turned off automatic time zone update, see step 2b.
Press the required time zone.
The menu item is only available if you've turned off automatic time zone update, see step 2b.

8. Exit

Press the home icon to return to standby mode.

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