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How to Reset the Perpetual Calendar on a Timex Watch

Updated February 21, 2017

The Timex Perpetual Calendar watch automatically keeps track of the number of days in each month. Workers at the Timex factory preset the watch to the correct date, including the month and year. However, if the date ever slips out of the correct adjustment, it is easy to reset the perpetual calendar.

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  1. Pull the small knob on the right side of the watch, known as the crown, away from the watch face until you hear one "click."

  2. Turn the crown to adjust the day until the watch displays the correct day and date.

  3. Push the crown back so that it is flush with the watch. You have finished resetting the perpetual calendar on your Timex watch.

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Julius Vandersteen

Julius Vandersteen has been a freelance writer since 1999. His work has appeared in “The Los Angeles Times,” “Wired” and “S.F. Weekly.” Vandersteen has a Bachelor of Arts in journalism from San Francisco State University.

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