How to change Chromecast Time format and Time zone?

How to change Chromecast time format and time zone: Google Chromecast is an online streaming device that is known for its compact size and its portability. It also has a minor but useful feature that displays time on your TV screen. The problem with that feature was sometimes the time format may change and it may vary accordingly to your time zone. Let us see how to change the time format and the time zone in your Chromecast. Follow the steps in order to reset the time format and time zone in your Chromecast.

Steps to Change Chromecast Time Format and Time Zone

change Chromecast Time Format and Time Zone
change Chromecast Time Format and Time Zone

#1. Connect the Chromecast to your TV and power up it. Your device name and wi-fi network Id will be displayed on your TV. If you feel any error in the displayed contents you may have to set up the Chromecast again by following the Chromecast manual. If it’s not the case continue the following steps to change time format and time zone.

#2. To change time format and time zone manually requires the Google home app. Install the application from the Google play store. Of course, the Google Home app has many other important functions this is required to perform minor actions such as changing time format manually.

#3. Open the Google Home app on your android device. Once you open the app within seconds it will scan and connect with your Chromecast. Ensure that your Chromecast is active to connect.

#4. Tap on the 3-bar icon on the top left corner of your mobile screen. Thereby tapping the devices menu, it takes you to the device’s screen which displays lots of options.

#5. In the devices, screen tap the time format option to change the time format to the 12 hours or 24-hour format you wish. The changed time format display on your TV.

#6. For the first time when you power up, your Chromecast gets the time zone from your router and the Google location services and sets the time zone accordingly. Sometimes it could vary from your time zone.

#7. You could also change the time zone from the Google Home app itself. Follow the same steps used to change the time format.

Also, Read How to Chromecast Google Play Music to TV?

Final Words

In the device’s screen tap on the time zone option and set the time zone you are in. Now your TV will display the time format according to your new time zone. If your TV doesn’t display the time format according to your newly changed time zone then you have to restart your Chromecast manually by following the manual which you used for the initial set up of your Chromecast.

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