System date and time

The Time Zone settings enables you to set the date and time for the Citrix ADC appliance. When you set your time zone, you must configure the same local time and date in Citrix ADC GUI and CLI. To change the local time zone, you must use the shell interface to the underlying FreeBSD OS. However, to view the system date and time, you can use the command line interface or the GUI.

To view the system date and time by using the command line interface

At the command prompt, type: show ns param

Sample configuration

> show nsparam
Timezone: GMT+06:54-CST-Asia/Shanghai

View system date and time by using the Citrix ADC GUI

Follow the procedure given below to view the system date and time.

  1. Sign into Citrix ADC and navigate to System > Settings > Change Time Zone.

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  2. In the Set Time Zone page, select a time zone from the drop-down list. localized image
  3. Click OK.
  4. The system asks you to confirm if the configuration must be saved and the system must be rebooted for the new time zone settings to take effect.

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  5. Click Yes.
System date and time