Adjusting the time zone in your Microsoft 365 account

If you notice that the time in your email/calendar is incorrect, it is likely that your settings have you in the wrong time zone. Correcting your time zone is easy.

  1. Log in to Microsoft 365 webmail at
  2. In the lower right, click the calendar icon to open your calendar.
    Calendar icon in lower left
  3. In the upper left, click the gear icon to open your settings.
    Gear icon in upper right
  4. On the right side of your window, your current time zone is displayed in the Settings pane. To change it, click the dropdown menu and select your time zone or enter the name of the city where you are located.
    Time zone drop down menu
  5. In the upper right click the X to close the settings.

For additional assistance please contact the IT Support Center at 847-491-4357 (1-HELP) or via email at

Keywords:O365 M365 Exchange Qatar time zone Exchange   Doc ID:94795
Owner:TSS Tier 2 .Group:Northwestern
Created:2019-10-03 11:42 CDTUpdated:2020-12-14 17:22 CDT
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