How to Put Your Name on macOS Menubar

Here’s a little personalization you can do for your macOS (works for latest macOS Catalina). If your name (nickname or just in case you named your mac something else) did not appear on the menubar, here’s how you can get it display on the right hand corner.

Step 1

Click the Apple logo, go to System Preferences.

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Step 2

Click Account, click the icon at the bottom to unlock so you can change the settings.

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Step 3

Click Login Options, check "Enable fast user switching" and select "View as: Name"

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Voila, your name should now appear on the menubar, right hand corner.

Video tutorial

You can follow the steps via the video below.