Regarded as a beneficial utility for frequent travelers and users who work with people in different locations of the World; Qlock is a world clock system that helps you find the time in different locations across the Globe. With a simple design and an easy to use interface, this freely downloadable application can offer you the time information related to more than 500 cities in the world.
After installation, when the utility starts up; it shows the clock of four cities, namely, New York, Los Angeles, Tokyo, and London. However, you can customize the tool to display the time of cities or zones that you prefer or want. The process for creating new clocks for your preferred time zone or city is quite simple; you just need to right-click any of the existing clocks and select Create. You can customize the tool to minimize all your clocks to the system tray and open them only when required. The tool also comes with an alarm option, for each clock. However, for one location it allows only one alarm at a time.
You can configure the tool to trigger an alarm in your own voice that is saved as a WAV file, as a pop-up window, or use the default alarm sound that comes with the tool. You can also create an alarm that combines both your WAV file as well as triggers the pop-up window. This tool can be implemented in most Windows based systems such as Windows 98, 2000, 2003, 7, NT, Me, XP, and Vista versions. Some of the other prominent features offered by this utility are multiple skins, calculation of DST and time syncing, information about FX rates, and multiple options with regards to the color schemes that can be implemented for the tool. You can also customize the tool to display your time in any time format and any size.