Um am I missing something?
#1  hpjrt 08-11-2010, 05:18 PM
This is just a quick and stupid question ...

Why does the setup of the Kobo ask for a time zone and the actual time ... when the Kobo doesn't display the time anywhere that I can find?

Just wondering ...


#2  pholy 08-11-2010, 05:32 PM
Sort of just guessing...

Mostly so that library checkouts will work properly and expire on time.

#3  hpjrt 08-11-2010, 06:06 PM
Ah ... that actually makes sense!



#4  plaid 08-11-2010, 06:27 PM
The Kobo device does have the time in the settings area, yes it would be nice if it would display on the menu or somewhere a bit easier to get to.

#5  Ghoda 08-11-2010, 08:16 PM
You have to go into the settings to actually see what time the Kobo thinks it is - the funny thing is that I have two and neither one can actually keep time worth a damn - the clocks drift out by 20 minutes a day or so (they're both registering about 3 days in the past at the moment). There has been no discernable effect regarding syncs or purchases.

#6  wrenn1 08-12-2010, 01:27 AM
Ah Kobo, what a mess. I still ove reading on it though.

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