This article was previously published under Q207563
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256986 Description of the Microsoft Windows Registry
The instructions below will describe how to remotely verify what time zone a computer running Windows NT is in without the use of API calls.
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Follow these steps to verify the time zone:
Use Regedt32 and remotely connect to the registry on the computer you want to check.