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How to adjust the date and time

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The date and time are automatically set because the BRAVIA TV retrieves the date and time from broadcast signals or the network.
If there are no broadcast signals or network connections, set the date and time manually.

To set the date and time automatically
To set the date and time manually
 

To set the date and time automatically:

For A9F and Z9F series
Use the following procedure to check that the Automatic Date & time setting is on.

  1. Press the HOME button on the remote control.
  2. Select  Settings.
  3. Select Date & Time in the System Preferences category.
  4. Select Automatic date & time, then set to ON.

For other Android TV™ models
The date and time are automatically set because the BRAVIA TV retrieves the date and time from broadcast signals.
When not receiving a broadcast signal, BRAVIA TV can also receive the date and time from the network.

  1. Press the HOME button on the remote control.
  2. Select  Settings.
  3. Select Date & Time in the System Preferences category.
  4. Select Automatic date & time.
  5. Set to Use network time.
    NOTE: If there are no menu items in Use network time, set to ON, then set Time synchronization to Use network-provided time.

NOTES: 

  • If the time is not displayed correctly, there is a possibility that the Time Zone setting is not correct.
    Follow the steps below to check the setting.
    1. Press the HOME button on the remote control.
    2. Select  Settings.
    3. Select Date & Time in the System Preferences category.
    4. Select Time.
    5. Select Automatic time zone.
    6. Set to Off.
    7. Select Set Time Zone, then select your location.
  • If you use a special network environment such as VPN, the time on the TV may differ from the time of the location (area) where the TV is located.
     

To set the date and time manually:

  1. Press the HOME button on the remote control.
  2. Select  Settings.
  3. Select Date & Time in the System Preferences category.
  4. Select Automatic date & time.
  5. Set to Off.
  6. Set the date and time manually.
    For Android™ 8.0, select Set Date and Set Time.
    For Android 7.0 or earlier, select Date and Time.

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