2021 Daylight Savings change inĀ Fiji – Update (and fix for Microsoft Teams)

In a previous blog, I wrote about how to implement the Microsoft recommended mitigation for the 2021 change to daylight savings in Fiji. While this mostly worked, there was an issue with Microsoft Teams calendars where they would still be an hour out, however the system clock and Outlook calendar would be correct. Microsoft produced a fix to account for the cancellation of Daylight Savings the November C release. At the time the release notes only reflected the change for the Windows 11 Update, but now the notes reflect that the fix is also in the Windows 10 Update. It…

2021 Daylight Savings change in Fiji

I work at a company which is New Zealand based, but also has offices and people in eight Pacific Island countries, one of these being Fiji. I was recently made aware of a change to Fiji’s Daylight Savings in 2021 – in a nutshell, the Fijian government has decided to put Daylight Savings on hold for 2021-22. Normally, Microsoft would issue an update for Windows but due to the insufficient time available, a patch is unlikely to be released before the original start of daylight savings on 14 November 2021. This means that Windows devices in the Fijian time zone…