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Configuring the device
6.6 Changing HMI device settings
Procedure
1. Select the appropriate time zone for the HMI device in the "Time Zone" selection box.
2. Touch the "Apply" button to confirm your entry.
The time of day shown in the "Current Time" field is adjusted correspondingly to the
selected time zone.
3. Set the date in the selection box.
4. Set the current time of day in the "Current Time" text box.
Note
The system does not automatically switch between standard time and daylight saving
time.
5. If you want to switch from standard time to daylight saving time, select the
"Daylight saving time currently in effect" check box.
When you press the "Apply" button, the time is brought forward by one hour.
6. If you want to switch from daylight saving time to standard time, deactivate the
"Daylight saving time currently in effect" check box.
When you press the "Apply" button, the time is brought back by one hour.
7. Confirm your entries.
The dialog box closes.
The settings for the date and time of day have now been changed.
Synchronizing the date and time with the PLC
The date and time of the HMI device can be synchronized with the PLC if this has been
configured in the project and the PLC program. You can find more information on this topic in
the online help of the configuration software.
Note
You have to synchronize the date and time when time-controlled responses are triggered in
the PLC by the HMI device.
See also
Restarting the HMI Device (Page 99)
MP 277
Operating Instructions, 07/2014, A5E02479740-02
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