If you want to Put your name in XP notification area try this procedure
Click on start—>Control Panel.Double click Regional and Language Options.
Click the Customize button in the Standards And Formats panel of the Regional Options tab.
When the Customize Regional Options dialog box appears, select the Time tab.
In the AM Symbol and PM Symbol boxes, you can replace that text with your name or whatever word you want, as long as it is no longer than 12 characters.
To complete the operation, click OK twice — once to close the Customize Regional Options dialog box and once to close the Regional And Language Options dialog box.
Now You’ll see you name appear in the notification area right next to the time.