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Clocks will be set ahead one hour on the second Sunday of March instead of the current first Sunday of April. Clocks will be set back one hour on the first Sunday in November, rather than the last Sunday of October. This will make electronic clocks that had pre-programmed dates for adjusting to daylight saving time obsolete and will require updates to computer operating systems. The date for the end of daylight saving time has the effect of increasing evening light on Halloween (October 31).

This will also affect our computers – Sarah pointed out these three handy sites:

* Microsoft’s Hotfix for PCs and servers running a Windows OS can be found at:

http://support.microsoft.com/kb/928388