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Display Your Name In Windows Taskbar Instead Of AM/PM

This is a nice little trick to display the name (or letter’s) of your choice in windows task-bar instead of that usual boring AM/PM sign !


Follow the instructions given below to make the changes :

  1. Go to Start.
  2. Click on Control Panel.
  3. Select Regional and Language option.
  4. Select Customize (beside English US) and open it.
  5. Go to Time tab (from the pop-up window).
  6. Change AM symbol and PM symbol from AM and PM to the desired name.
  7. Apply the changes.

After saving the changes look whether the changes have taken place or not.

If not, then follow the following steps :

  1. Go to time in task-bar.
  2. Double Click it to open Date and time property.
  3. Change the time in digital format i.e. 05:30:00 PM.
  4. Apply the changes.

Thats it !
Notice the changes in your task-bar and show it off to your not so geeky friends !!!!

NOTE – The above mentioned trick has been tried and tested on Windows XP machine. If you are a Widows 98, vista, 7 users try and look for similar option in order to make this trick work !



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