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setsystemtime (kernel32)
 
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Summary
Sets the current system time and date. The system time is expressed in Coordinated Universal Time (UTC).

C# Signature:

[DllImport("kernel32.dll")]
static extern bool SetSystemTime(ref SYSTEMTIME time);

VB Signature:

<DllImport("kernel32.dll")> _
Shared Function SetSystemTime(ByRef time As SYSTEMTIME) As Boolean
End Function

User-Defined Types:

SYSTEMTIME

Notes:

Fill-in an instance of the SYSTEMTIME struct and call SetSystemTime(ref obj), where obj is the instance of your struct.

Tips & Tricks:

Please add some!

Sample Code:

using System;
using System.Runtime.InteropServices;

namespace SystemDateTime
{
    class Class1
    {    /// <summary> This structure represents a date and time. </summary>
        public struct SYSTEMTIME
        {    public ushort wYear,wMonth,wDayOfWeek,wDay,
                wHour,wMinute,wSecond,wMilliseconds;
        }

        /// <summary>
        /// This function retrieves the current system date
        /// and time expressed in Coordinated Universal Time (UTC).
        /// </summary>
        /// <param name="lpSystemTime">[out] Pointer to a SYSTEMTIME structure to
        /// receive the current system date and time.</param>
        [DllImport("kernel32.dll")]
        public extern static void GetSystemTime(ref SYSTEMTIME lpSystemTime);

        /// <summary>
        /// This function sets the current system date
        /// and time expressed in Coordinated Universal Time (UTC).
        /// </summary>
        /// <param name="lpSystemTime">[in] Pointer to a SYSTEMTIME structure that
        /// contains the current system date and time.</param>
        [DllImport("kernel32.dll")]
        public extern static uint SetSystemTime(ref SYSTEMTIME lpSystemTime);

        static void Main()
        {    Console.WriteLine(DateTime.Now.ToString());
            SYSTEMTIME st = new SYSTEMTIME();
            GetSystemTime(ref st);
            Console.WriteLine("Adding 1 hour...");
            st.wHour = (ushort)(st.wHour + 1 % 24);
            if (SetSystemTime(ref st) == 0)
                Console.WriteLine("FAILURE: SetSystemTime failed");
            Console.WriteLine(DateTime.Now.ToString());
            Console.WriteLine("Setting time back...");
            st.wHour = (ushort)(st.wHour - 1 % 24);
            SetSystemTime(ref st);
            Console.WriteLine(DateTime.Now.ToString());
            Console.WriteLine("Press Enter to exit");
            Console.Read();
        }
    }
}

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