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The Commonwealth Games were held in Melbourne, Australia during March 2006. Several Australian states changed the date on which daylight saving time changes to standard time. These states are New South Wales, Victoria, Australian Capital Territory, South Australia, and Tasmania. In these states, daylight saving time changed to standard time on the first Sunday of April 2006.
Microsoft created an update for the following products to address the 2006 change in the official daylight saving time transition dates:
Daylight saving time for 2007For the year 2006 only, the official daylight saving time transition dates for each state in Australia changed to the first Sunday of April. For the year 2007, the official daylight saving time transition dates for each state in Australia returns to the standard last Sunday of March. The following table shows these transition dates:
Note At 3:00 A.M. on the day that daylight saving time changes to standard time, clocks are moved back one hour.
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The change to daylight saving time will affect the transition settings for the following time zone rules:
Service pack informationTo resolve this problem, obtain the latest service pack for Windows Server 2003. For more information, click the following article number to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
(http://support.microsoft.com/kb/889100/ )How to obtain the latest service pack for Windows Server 2003
Upate informationAn automatic update will be released after the end of the 2006 daylight saving time transition. This update will reset the affected time zones back to their regular end date. Customers who have Automatic Updates enabled do not have to take any additional action.
Alternatively, customers can manually remove the KB 912475 update at this point. Manually removing the KB 912475 update will also reset the affected time zones back to their regular end date. Customers who do not have automatic updates enabled and who installed the KB 912475 update must manually remove this update.
Manually remove the KB 912475 updateTo manually uninstall the KB 912475 update, follow these steps:
Microsoft has confirmed that this is a problem in the Microsoft products that are listed in the "Applies to" section. This problem was first corrected in Windows Server 2003 Service Pack 2.
Verify that the KB 912475 update is installedTo verify that the KB 912475 update is installed, follow these steps:
Article ID: 912475 - Last Review: April 2, 2007 - Revision: 6.9