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+# How do I use jsTimezoneDetect?
+Include the latest minified version on a web page, then:
+    var settings = {
+        blocking : true,
+        geoloc : false,
+        ip : false,
+        callback : function(timezone) {
+  ; // "Europe/Berlin"
+            timezone.dst(); // true
+            timezone.offset(); // 60 (minutes)
+        }
+    };
+    jstz.determine(settings); // Starting point
+# What does it do?
+## 1
+The script uses JavaScript to give you an Olson timezone key which represents the timezone setting of the user's computer
+## 2
+Optionally, it uses IP and/or geolocation to improve the precision of the timezone detected in step 1. IP and geolocation detection results have lower priority than step 1 (the client's computer setting should always win).
+# How do I test this script?
+To test the detection script, simply change your system timezone and refresh this page. In some browsers you will have to open a new tab, or even restart for a new timezone to take effect.
+# Bugs, suggestions and praise...
+...happily received by @pellepim at
+jsTimezoneDetect is open source, so feel free to contribute.
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