Ubuntu – Is there any GNOME extension to display account name in the top bar instead of a group of function button

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OS: Ubuntu 18.04

I am new to GNOME Desktop and I want to customize it a little bit. As seen on 16.04 (Unity Desktop), those function button (as picture below) display as my account name. I want to know if there is a extension help me to change that?

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Best Answer

  • There is a gnome-shell-extension named "Add Username to Top Panel"
    https://extensions.gnome.org/extension/1108/add-username-to-top-panel/

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