Galaxy S8+ - Set or change date and time (SM-G955W)

Last Update date : Oct 01. 2020

Date and time


You can set the date and time on your device manually or automatically.

Note: Screens and settings available may vary depending on your Canadian wireless service provider and your software version.

Automatic date and time


1. From the Home screen, swipe up or down to access the Apps screen.

2. Touch Settings.

3. Swipe to and touch General management.

4. Touch Date and time.

5. Touch the slider next to Automatic date and time to turn it on.

Date and time 1


Note: This function should be activated by default.

6. Touch the slider next to Use 24-hour format to use the 24-hour clock system. When this function is activated, 2:45 PM will be displayed as 14:45.

Manual date and time


1. From the Home screen, swipe up or down to access the Apps screen.

2. Touch Settings.

3. Swipe to and touch General management.

4. Touch Date and time.

5. Turn off Automatic date and time by touching the slider.

6. The following settings are available:

Date and time 2


   • Set date: Manually set the month, day, and year.

   • Set time: Manually set the hours, minutes, and AM/PM.

   • Select time zone: Manually set your time zone.

7. Touch the slider next to Use 24-hour format to use the 24-hour clock system. When this function is activated, 2:45 PM will be displayed as 14:45.

Thank you for your feedback!

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