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How do I change the time zone of my Amazon RDS database instance?

As we know bydefault time in the format of UTC in mysql.We can set local time zone to our AWS RDS Instance for our application. or any other time zone prefared

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Steps 1: Go to Services and Select RDS



Now to change time zone we have to change "Parameter Group" in left side that is associated with DB instance


first we can check default Parameter Group for our instance is

default.mysql5.7 (in-sync)

like this. So we have to change the time zone in this Parameter Group. 
now open that parameter group (default.mysql5.7) 


and click on edit parameter.
then search for time_zone (because we want to change it.) then we have to change time_zone only by default it is engine-default (that is utc)  we have to select Asia/Calcutta. 




More information we can ref. 

https://aws.amazon.com/premiumsupport/knowledge-center/rds-change-time-zone/

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