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Getting system timezone in Javascript

Sayantan Majumdar
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Joined: Sep 28, 2008
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Hi,

I want to know if I can get the system time zone in Javascript. I am able to get the timezone offset by calling getTimezoneOffset. But this gives me the difference between the local time and UTC. Is it possible to get the timezone ID (expanded/ short) like "US/Pacific" or "PST".

Thanks in advance.
Eric Pascarello
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Joined: Nov 08, 2001
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This is what you have to work with: http://www.w3schools.com/jsref/jsref_obj_date.asp

Eric
 
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