How to enable daylight saving notification on Windows 8

In this tutorial, we will be covering the steps required to enable notification about the occurrence of daylight saving on Windows 8 Operating system (the same applies for Windows 7 as well).  Let us say your system clock time zone is set to “(UTC) Dublin, Edinburgh, Lisbon, London” and you want the clock to display a notification about the daylight saving time changes.

Step 1: Navigate to Windows 8 desktop.

Step 2: Click on the Date and Time value on Windows 8 taskbar.

Step 3: This should display the following Windows Clock.  Now click the Change date and time settings option.


Step 4: In the Date and Time window, navigate to the Time zone section and mark the check box with label as “Notify me when the clock changes”.


Step 5: Click OK button to confirm and save the changes.

Now the windows clock will have a notification about the clock being set forward as shown below.


In Category: Windows, Windows 8

Ravi Shankar

A Software developer and blogger who is always looking to provide technical help to the wider community.

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