2015 - Egypt DST changes - hotfix

This article describes a hotfix that corrects the daylight saving time (DST) setting for Egypt in 2015. Before you install this hotfix, check the Prerequisites section.

Summary

In 2014, Microsoft provided a Fix it solution to adjust the DST setting for Egypt to accommodate the observance of Ramadan. However, after that Fix it is applied, the DST settings for Egypt might not be correct on some systems. This hotfix corrects this setting where it is necessary.

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Hotfix information

A supported hotfix is available from Microsoft Support. However, this hotfix is intended to correct only the problem that is described in this article. Apply this hotfix only to systems that are experiencing the problem described in this article. This hotfix might receive additional testing. Therefore, if you are not severely affected by this problem, we recommend that you wait for the next software update that contains this hotfix.

If the hotfix is available for download, there is a "Hotfix download available" section at the top of this Knowledge Base article. If this section does not appear, contact Microsoft Customer Service and Support to obtain the hotfix.

Note If additional issues occur or if any troubleshooting is required, you might have to create a separate service request. The usual support costs will apply to additional support questions and issues that do not qualify for this specific hotfix. For a complete list of Microsoft Customer Service and Support telephone numbers or to create a separate service request, go to the following Microsoft website: Note The "Hotfix download available" form displays the languages for which the hotfix is available. If you do not see your language, it is because a hotfix is not available for that language.

Prerequisites

To apply this hotfix, you must have the following update rollup or service pack installed for the indicated systems. There are no prerequisites to apply the hotfix to systems that are not listed here.
Windows 8.1 or Windows Server 2012 R2
Windows 7 or Windows Server 2008 R2
Windows Server 2003

Registry information

To use the hotfix in this package, you do not have to make any changes to the registry.

Restart requirement

You may have to restart the computer after you apply this hotfix.

Hotfix replacement information

This hotfix does not replace any previously released hotfix.

File information

The English (United States) version of this software update installs files that have the attributes that are listed in the following tables. The dates and times for these files are listed in Coordinated Universal Time (UTC). The dates and times for these files on your local computer are displayed in your local time and with your current daylight saving time (DST) bias. Additionally, the dates and times may change when you perform certain operations on the files.

Windows Server 2003 file information
Windows Vista and Windows Server 2008 file information
Windows 7 and Windows Server 2008 R2 file information
Windows 8 and Windows Server 2012 file information
Windows 8.1 and Windows Server 2012 R2 file information
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ID d'article : 3066710 - Dernière mise à jour : 22 mai 2015 - Révision : 1

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