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HP Tablets - Changing Time and Date Format and Settings (Android KitKat, Jelly Bean)

This document applies to HP and Compaq tablets with Android 4.4/KitKat and 4.2/Jelly Bean operating systems.
Your tablet should automatically display the correct date and time for your time zone. If the automatic settings are incorrect, or if you need to change to a different time zone, use the steps in this document to select the time zone, and set the date and time. This document also offers information on how to change the time display to 24-hour format, and how to change the format used to display the date on your HP tablet.
  note:
Depending on the version of Android installed on your tablet, some of the images in this document may not match your tablet exactly.
Setting the time zone, date, and time on your HP tablet
Your tablet should automatically display the correct date and time for your time zone. With the default automatic settings enabled, the Set date and Set time fields are unavailable in the Date & time menu.
Use the steps in this section to select the time zone and, if needed, manually set the date and time on your HP tablet.
  1. On the Home screen, tap the All apps icon, and then tap the Settings icon.
  2. In the System section, tap Date & time.
    Figure : Date & time
    Date & time in the System section of Settings
  3. Tap Select time zone, and then select your time zone from the list.
    Figure : Select time zone
    Select time zone
  4. If the date and time are still not correct after changing the time zone, remove the check mark next to Automatic date & time.
    Figure : Automatic date & time
  5. Tap Set date, and scroll through the lists to select the correct month, date, and year. Tap Done when the date is correct.
    Figure : Set date
    Set date
  6. Tap Set time, and scroll through the lists to select the correct hour, minute, and choose AM or PM. Tap Done when the time is correct.
    Figure : Set time
    Set time
Changing the time and date format on your HP tablet
Use the following steps to display the time in 24-hour format, and change the format used to display the date:
  1. On the Home screen, tap the All apps icon, and then tap the Settings icon.
  2. In the System section, tap Date & time.
    Figure : Date & time
    Date & time in the System section of Settings
  3. To display the time in 24-hour format, place a check mark next to Use 24-hour format.
    Figure : Use 24-hour format
    Use 24-hour format
  4. Tap Choose date format. Tap a format option to select it.
    Figure : Choose date format
    Choose date format

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