Opportunity and Activity Creation Date in Different Timezones

(Doc ID 2250402.1)

Last updated on NOVEMBER 08, 2017

Applies to:

Oracle Fusion Sales Cloud Service - Version and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.


User's  have an example where an Opportunity was showing a created date = 2/14/2017, but the auto-generated Activities show a created date/time of 2/13/17 6:28 PM. It appears that the Opportunity Created Date is in UTC time.  There is currently a six hours difference between UTC and CST. 

Users are expecting everything should be in the CST time zone.

The issue can be reproduced at will with the following steps:
1. Create an opportunity and review the different  creation dates in the activity and opportunity UI .



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