Testing a local timezone deadline in Nudge

In the past year, there have been several requests to have Nudge support local time zones instead of UTC:

Turns out, as Kevin M. Cox explains in Nudge deadlines in local timezones, the functionality has been there all along, just previously not well documented or used.

I tested this out myself, and it really is just a matter of changing <date> to <string>.

With a string deadline in my .mobileconfig profile, I still had a one-day grace period (I’m in Pacific time in the U.S.):


With a date deadline in my .mobileconfig profile, the deadline had already passed:







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