In the mac default terminal app you can set a name for each tab.

However, whenever processes run there's a smaller title that shows up at the side describing what process is running:

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Note how next to "Connex" there's that smaller server * make run thing going on.

Now the problem is that smaller title sometimes covers up the actual title.

How do I change the settings for this? I don't really want the smaller one to show up at all.


Go to Terminal Preferences → Profiles, choose your profile in use, then the ‘Tab’ tab and disable ‘Show activity indicator’.


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