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==Location settings==
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Location: ''Administration > Location > Location settings''
 
Location: ''Administration > Location > Location settings''
  
==Default timezone==
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===Default timezone===
  
This sets the default time zone for date display. This can be overridden by a user's profile setting unless the default time zone is forced.
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This sets the default time zone for date display. This can be overridden by a user's profile setting unless the default timezone is forced.
  
==Default country==
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===Default country===
 
Select your country so that it appears by default on the new account page.
 
Select your country so that it appears by default on the new account page.
  
==IP address lookup==
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===IP address lookup===
 
You can experiment to find out which works better for your area - hostip or ipatlas.
 
You can experiment to find out which works better for your area - hostip or ipatlas.
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==Update timezones==
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{{Moodle 1.7}}Location: ''Administration > Location > Update timezones''
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The update timezones page provides administrators with the option to update their local database with new information about world timezones.
  
 
[[Category:Administrator]]
 
[[Category:Administrator]]

Revision as of 10:18, 6 December 2007

Location settings

Location: Administration > Location > Location settings

Default timezone

This sets the default time zone for date display. This can be overridden by a user's profile setting unless the default timezone is forced.

Default country

Select your country so that it appears by default on the new account page.

IP address lookup

You can experiment to find out which works better for your area - hostip or ipatlas.

Update timezones

Template:Moodle 1.7Location: Administration > Location > Update timezones

The update timezones page provides administrators with the option to update their local database with new information about world timezones.