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Changing timezone on PRTG server



The VM that currently runs our PRTG server is on BST at the moment but we'd like to change it to UTC. This means going back in time an hour and we were wondering if there will be any impact to monitoring and/or data collection because of this?

monitoring prtg time

Created on Oct 10, 2013 9:18:01 AM

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stop the PRTG services, make the time zone change, then restart the services.

should work just fine.

internal PRTG is already working with the UTC time.

Created on Oct 10, 2013 1:07:52 PM by  Aurelio Lombardi [Paessler Support]

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