Time zone/clocks in Virtual Machine is out of sync with Mac OS time zone

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This behavior may happen during traveling when you change the time zone on your Mac and the virtual machine is not synced or it can occur right after summer/winter time zone changes.


To sync your virtual machine's time zone with your Mac, do the following:

  1. Shut Down your virtual machine. Open the virtual machine Configuration menu.
  2. Go to Options > More Options (in version 11)/Advanced (in previous versions).
  3. In Time option open the drop-down menu and select Sync from Mac.

  4. Start the virtual machine.

  5. If the issue persists please reinstall Parallels Tools.
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