How to change the default timezone in UWCC for all users.

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Article ID: 38932

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Products

CA Workload Automation AE - Business Agents (AutoSys) CA Workload Automation AE - Scheduler (AutoSys) CA Workload Automation Agent

Issue/Introduction

How can I change the Time Zone for all WCC users that have not modified the default WCC Eastern Time Zone setting, to one of the following?

  • Mountain Daylight Time
  • Mountain Standard Time
  • Pacific Daylight Time
  • Eastern Standard Time
  • Eastern Daylight Time

 

Cause

Modifications are applicable to Workload Control Center versions 11.3.6 and 11.4

Environment

Release: ATSYHA99000-11.3.6-Workload Automation AE-High Availability Option
Component:

Resolution

  1. Logon to WCC and select the Configuration tab.
  2. Click on SMC button that is next to the Create button and type the following in the SMC console to change the Time Zone to Mountain Standard Time:
insert_global_preference: CONFIG
config.user.timezone.offset.raw: -21600000
config.user.timezone: ‘US/Mountain’
  1. Click on the Execute button to perform the change.
  2. If no errors are presented, select the Close button.
  3. Log out of WCC.
  4. Log into WCC as a user that has not modified the Profile Time Zone setting.
  5. Select the “My Profile” link, next to the Logout link, and observe the change.

Additional Information

This change will only affect users that have not modified their default Profile Time Zone settings. 

Locale names and values for these change:

  • Mountain Standard Time
    • ‘US/Mountain’ -21600000
  • Mountain Standard Time
    • ‘MST’ -25200000
  • Pacific Daylight Time
    • ‘US/Pacific’ -25200000
  • Eastern Standard Time
    • ‘EST’ -18000000
  • Eastern Daylight Time
    • ‘US/Eastern’ -1440000