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Piece of code for converting date and time depending on country's

Posted on 2006-06-13
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For example , i place my latop in dubai

java code should display time and date of dubai (6/13/06 and time: 12:30p.m)

if united states (6/12/06 time:united states time)



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You need to change the timezone your laptop is setup for.
Your java application will by default display the time using the current timezone.
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Locale locale = Locale.US;
java.util.Calendar calendar = java.util.Calendar.getInstance( locale );

http://www.erights.org/javadoc/java/util/Locale.html
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Yes, the OS time-zone has to be changed and Java will pick it up
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