Display Text Date & Time in Top Bar

Discussion in 'Mac OS X 10.3 (Panther) Discussion' started by philipkd, Mar 4, 2005.

  1. philipkd macrumors newbie

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    I want the clock at the top-right hand corner of mac to say: "Mar 4 10:10" Why can't I have it show the frickin' date in there. Windows can do it! this is driving me nuts.
     
  2. TEG macrumors 604

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    You can show the day of the week, but not the date. My beef is why I can't append "Hrs." to my 24-hour clock, I could do it in 10.0,.1, and .2 not to mention OS9 or Windows.

    TEG
     
  3. MacSA macrumors 68000

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    Have a look on www.versiontracker.com - and search for clocks :)
     
  4. broken_keyboard macrumors 65816

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    If you click on the time you can see the date in the menu.
     
  5. Blue Velvet Moderator emeritus

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    I don't quite get this.

    Why you need to append the letters 'Hrs' to 14:05 is completely beyond me... :confused:
     
  6. Apple macrumors 6502

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    MenuCalenderClock Sort of works...

    I used to have it but it was shareware. It puts a little icon with the day in it in the menubar along with the standard 12:00 PM.

    Also, It runs parallel with ical, so that when you click on the item in the menubar a calender drops down.
     
  7. TEG macrumors 604

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    Because, without the "Hrs." I sometimes forget what the actual time is. Not to mention letting others use my computer, they don't get it without the "Hrs."

    TEG
     
  8. redeye be macrumors 65816

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    it is now 15:52 minutes here :confused: :p ;)
     
  9. TEG macrumors 604

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    Sometimes, when I'm not paying attention, I'll confuse 15:52 with 5:52pm. It was nice to have the "Hrs." so I wouldn't make that mistake again.

    TEG
     
  10. redeye be macrumors 65816

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    ok, i undertsand.
    I got confused sometimes when i was introduced to the am/pm notation.
    We learn analog and 24hrs notation in primary school here.

    Good luck on your search for the Hrs to add.
     
  11. yellow Moderator emeritus

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    1 word: iClock

    Extremely customizable clock software with some nice bells and whistles.
     

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