Time and Date Display

The time and date display in the status bar. When the phone can’t obtain a time and date, the time and date display flashes. If this happens, or if the time and date are incorrect, contact your system administrator.

Change the Time and Date Format

You can customize the time and date by choosing between a variety of time and date formats, including options to display the day, month, or year.

Procedure

  1. Go to Settings > Basic > Preferences.
  2. Select Time & Date and select one of the following:
    • Select Clock Date to change the date format.
    • Select Clock Time to change the time format.
  3. From the Clock Date, Clock Time, or Clock Order screen, select the format you want.

Disable the Time and Date Display

You can turn off the time and date display so that they don’t display at all.

Procedure

  1. Go to Settings > Basic > Preferences.
  2. Select Time & Date and select Disable.