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Relative Date Slicer Does Not Match Computer's Internal Time/Calendar



In my computer it show's today's date and time as 6/17/2021 .



But in the relative date filter which I applied in Power BI, it is showing 6/18/2021.



May I know how I can adjust the relative date - "in this day" so that it corresponds to my PC's internal date for both Power BI Desktop and Power BI Service? I am using Direct Query with SQL as data source.


Any assistance is much appreciated.

Best regards, 
Mark V 


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Hey @markefrody 


I'm wondering what timezone your machine is showing? At the current moment my machine date (timezone is CEST) and the date used in the relative slicer/filter match.


You have to be aware that the timezone used by the Power BI Service is always UTC, no matter of the region of your tenant.



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Hi @TomMartens,

My machine's date and time is set as Pacific Daylight Time.

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