Time zone changes in Windows for São Tomé and Príncipe, and Qyzylorda

Applies to: Windows Embedded POSReady 2009

Summary


This article describes an update that makes time zone changes in Windows for São Tomé and Príncipe, and Qyzylorda, Kazakhstan. Before you install this update, see the Prerequisites section.
 

This update applies to the following operating systems:

  • Windows XP Embedded POSReady 2009
Note For information about this update for other versions of Windows, see KB 4490128.

Changes by location


São Tomé and Príncipe

Starting on January 1, 2019, at 02:00, São Tomé moved from the UTC+01:00 time zone to UTC+00:00.

Time zone key name Display name Old time zone New time zone
São Tomé Standard Time (UTC+00:00) São Tomé (UTC+01:00) São Tomé  (UTC+00:00) São Tomé



Qyzylorda

On December 21, 2018 at 00:00 local time, the Qyzylorda region of Kazakhstan moved from the UTC+06:00 time zone to UTC+05:00. Customers can now switch to the new time zone for Qyzylorda, which is displayed as (UTC+05:00) Qyzylorda.

Time zone key name Display name Old time zone New time zone
Qyzylorda Standard Time (UTC+05:00) Qyzylorda (UTC+06:00) Astana (UTC+05:00) Qyzylorda

Update information


The update that is described in this article makes time zone changes in for São Tomé and Príncipe, and Qyzylorda, Kazakhstan.

For more information about how DST changes may affect other Microsoft products, go to the following Microsoft website:

For more information about how to configure DST settings in Windows, see the following article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:

Note When you apply this update, you may receive a message that resembles the following: 


This message indicates that either you have already applied the correct update or Windows Updates or Microsoft Update has automatically installed this update. No additional action is required to update the Windows operating system.

How to get this update


Windows XP Embedded POSReady 2009

Method 1: Windows Update

This update is provided as an Optional update on Windows Update. For more information about how to run Windows Update, see How to get an update through Windows Update.

Method 2: Windows Server Update Service

This update is now available for installation through WSUS.
 

Method 3: Microsoft Update Catalog

To get the standalone package for this update, go to the Microsoft Update Catalog website.


Note You must be running Microsoft Internet Explorer 6.0 or a later version.

 
 

Prerequisites

There are no prerequisites to install this update on Windows XP Embedded POSReady 2009.
 

Registry information

To apply this update, you do not have to make any changes to the registry.
 

Restart requirement

You do not have to restart the computer after you install this update.
 

References


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