This is a quick tutorial to demonstrate how to display current time in title bar of any application. The software to do this is CapTime and it adds a clock in the title bar of the Explorer or any other software’s window to display the current time. It supports a lot of time formats. Additionally, it lets you replace or remove the title from the title bar of any window. The software as a portable software and you can run it from the flash drive as well.
The software is a very good tweaking tool for those who are fond of desktop customization. And adding the current time in the title bar of any Window is an interesting tweak. CapTime freeware makes it pretty easy to do that in just a few clicks.
There are some other customization stuff available that you can try. For example, if you want, there is a software to change title bar font, hide icons from desktop except for system icons, and some others. And adding current time in title bar of any application is what I will discuss in this tutorial.
How to Display Current Time in Title Bar of any Application?
CapTime freeware is a very nice tool to display current time in title bar of any application. And using this software is like a piece of cake. And not only adding clock in the title bar, but you can also remove the name of the application from the title bar and even replace it with any other text.
Here are some steps to get started with this software.
Step 1: Download the executable file of the software from its homepage. After that, open it up. You will see its tray icon and it will add a clock in the opened window.
Step 2: If you want to customize the time format, then open the options window of the software. To do that, right-click on its tray icon and then click on Options. From the opened pop-up window, you can choose the time format that you want to have in the title bar.
Step 3: If you want to remove or replace the title text in the title bar, then you can do that. For that, specify the text to be removed in the box which is given there.
If you want to replace the title text of any window, then you will have to enter the name in the following format:
Name of the application>>>Name to be replaced
For example, if you want to remove “Notepad” with any other text then you will type it in the following format as shown in this screenshot.
That’s all it takes to add current time in title bar of any application.
CapTime is a very nice software to add current time in the title bar of any application. Also, it lets you remove title text from the title bar. So, if you like customization stuff, then try CapTime freeware. I am sure you will like it.