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12c Datetime Items Applying Timezone when None Set - Assumes Source is GMT and Implicitly Converts to Local Time Zone (Doc ID 2114402.1)

Last updated on OCTOBER 02, 2018

Applies to:

Oracle Forms - Version 12.2.1.0.0 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

Anytime a date is placed in a Forms text item of Data Type Datetime - whether this information comes from the DB or sourced from a non-DB Forms text field - an internal "assumption" is made that the sourced information is in GMT and an implicit conversion is made to the local time zone.

Changes

 Upgraded to Forms 12c.  Here is an example of what will be seen when a client is -7 from GMT:

Cause

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