How do I remove the Me-User-Indicator from the Panel?

The indicator contains two items: the written user name and the icon of a human.


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How to

  1. Install dconf-tools and then run dconf-editor from Alt+F2
  2. logout and login

Command-line version of fossfreedom's answer:

sudo apt-get install dconf-tools
dconf write /apps/indicator-session/user-show-menu false


It's easy via GUI and commandline:

From GUI

  1. Install dconf Editor;
  2. Open the app and go to apps > indicator-session from the sidebar;
  3. Uncheck user-show-menu.

To undo the change, simply check it again.

From Command-line

  1. Open a Terminal or press Alt+F2;
  2. Run:

    gsettings set com.canonical.indicator.session user-show-menu false

To undo the change, run gsettings reset com.canonical.indicator.session user-show-menu.

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