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Time zone conversion.

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Community Member, 9 Posts

4 August 2008 at 1:52pm

Hi guys,

I am hosted in the US but writing an app that will have global users. One feature is an event calendar with event times. What I am looking for is a way to get the users own timezone from their clock and then do a date/time conversion so that they see the event date/time in their own timezone.

Not being a php/web app guru, what is an elegant way to do this.

Thanks in advance.


Forum Moderator, 5523 Posts

4 August 2008 at 11:21pm

Ive never done time zone support... but a good old google search never fails. I don't think theres anything built into SilverStripe (I could be wrong. Ive just never used it)

Also on the site there is

For reference.