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How do I set time for Model KX-TGF370 answering machine?

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How do I set time for Model KX-TGF370 answering machine?
JA: What's the make/model of your device? How old is it?
Customer: Model KX0TGF370 1 year old
JA: How long has this been going on? What troubleshooting have you tried?
Customer: Just trying to change daylight saving time
JA: Anything else you want the electronics expert to know before I connect you?
Customer: I just don't know how to do it from the base
Submitted: 1 month ago.
Category: Consumer Electronics
Expert:  Nathan replied 1 month ago.

Hi, I'm Nathan.
Sorry to hear that you're having trouble with this but I'll do my best to help you.

Expert:  Nathan replied 1 month ago.

The problem here is that the phone company has an incorrect time setting on their end, which is being automatically broadcast as a time signal along with the caller id information, causing the phone to constantly be out of sync.

To correct this, you'll need to disable the auto time set (manual mode), set the time once more, and then the setting should stick.

Grab a handset and key in Menu # 2260 (Or Menu#226, up/down to MANUAL)

Save
Off

Then, Menu#101 to re-enter the date and time.

Note: you only have to do this once, it will apply to the entire system, it does not have to be done on the base and each handset individually.

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Nathan

Customer: replied 1 month ago.
How do I get to the auto time set?