Just plug it in - it sets itself. Plug it in and select your time zone - the clock does the rest Automatically sets itself to the correct time after power outages Remembers your alarm settings Adjusts for Daylight Savings Soft backlight with easy-to-ready, big-digit display Five backlight settings Fumble-free, easy-to-see alarm buttons Dual crescendo alarms wake you gradually Brookstone's TimeSmart Self-Setting Clock never needs setting - or resetting. Just plug it in and select your time zone. It automatically sets the right time, and resets after power outages or unplugging. The extra long-life battery back-up system lasts five years, so the time will always be accurate, even through numerous power interruptions. Plus, the clock adjusts to six time zones, and auto-adjusts for Daylight Savings Time. Even during power outages, our self-setting clock remembers the correct time, your alarm settings and the date. And it's loaded with user-friendly features! The pop-up alarm button is easy to find first thing in the morning. Dual crescendo alarms with snooze wake you gradually and let you set two separate wake-up times. The easy-to-read display has an adjustable backlight with five settings to choose from: High, Medium, Low, Dim or Off. Give yourself one less thing to worry about, and get an easy-to-use alarm clock that sets and resets itself - get a TimeSmart alarm clock from Brookstone today.