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  • Resolved Mai

    (@maivutan)


    Hello,

    Can anyone please teach me how to change my forum username in WordPress.org?

    Regards,
    Mai

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  • You can’t change your user name (no one can), but you can change your display name. Go to your profile – click on Edit (top right) – then add a first and/or last name to those fields, click update.

    Then click edit again and in the dropdown, select the name you want to display. Click update.

    Hi WPyongi,

    Thank you for responding to me and suggesting me a way to change my display name. 🙂

    Cheers,
    Mai

    Zaman Hameed

    (@hroshaan1)

    hi, I want to change my username as my email is same, with gmail and I want my username to be changed, not my display name, can anyone help me in that here Please?
    I actually realized the mistake I have made.

    Moderator Jan Dembowski

    (@jdembowski)

    Brute Squad and Volunteer Moderator

    This is a 5 month old topic but the answer remains the same.

    You can’t change your user name (no one can), but you can change your display name. Go to your profile – click on Edit (top right) – then add a first and/or last name to those fields, click update.

    Then click edit again and in the dropdown, select the name you want to display. Click update.

    But can be NICKNAME changed on profile page itself? (On the left upper side, aside the avatar: i.e. https://wordpress.org/support/profile/selnomeria )

    Hello tazo todua,

    Thanks for your suggestion! Yes, I knew this but I don’t want to complicate things.

    Best regards,
    Mai

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