How to setup Date and Time

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Date and Time setup New GUI


This guide shows how to adjust the Device Date & Time and adjust Daylight Savings Time settings for a Dahua Recorder at the SystemUI with the New GUI.


  • Device Login information
  • Display connected to Dahua recorder
  • Mouse connected to Dahua recorder

Step by Step Instructions

1. From the Main Menu

Click System

2. From the General menu

Click the Date & Time tab

3. The Date & Time interface will be displayed

The System Time can be adjusted by clicking inside the fields. The GMT offset can be adjusted by clicking and using the drop-down box

4. Check the box to enable DST

Use the interface to adjust the Daylight Savings Time settings as desired

  • DST Type – Week or Date.
    • Week – Set DST adjustment for a specific calendar week
    • Day – Set DST adjustment for a specific day

The Start / End Time can be adjusted as desired using the interface

  • Daylight Saving Time starts on the second Sunday in March
  • Daylight Saving Time ends on the first Sunday in November
  • Time is adjusted at 02:00 am local time
  • Time moves forward from 02:00 am > 03:00am at the start of DST
  • Time moves back from 02:00 am to 01:00 am at the end of DST

5. Click inside a drop-down box to make selections for Month / Week / Day options

6. Click Apply to save settings