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How to change user name

eturdo Jun 25, 2006 04:09 AM

How do you change your user name?

  1. Michele4466 Jun 25, 2006 01:30 PM

    I have been trying as well...I have always posted as Michele but mistakenly typed in the user name above, I guess I did not realize it would show up that way when I posted (we have always had to type in our name while posting)...

    Anyway, I have been searching for a way to go in and edit but that is the one field that is not able to be changed...I may just be stuck with this one...

    Any ideas, suggestions? Anyone? :-)

    Thanks in advance...

    1. The Chowhound Team Jun 25, 2006 01:40 PM

      Email us at moderators@chowhound.com amd we'll try to help. It's a bit complicated, so please be sure you really want to do it before you email us.

      3 Replies
      1. re: The Chowhound Team
        valrhona Jun 25, 2006 09:05 PM

        Ok, Ok, I'll stick with Valrhona as a user name. I used to be pastrytroll, but decided now would be a good time to drop the troll thing..... But, literate though I am, I choke at usernames and avatars - and Limster has dibs on -ster variations! So, if it's a hassle, I can live with a French chocolate name :-)
        Thanks for the quick way to find an answer to my question!

        1. re: The Chowhound Team
          Michele4466 Jul 11, 2006 01:23 PM

          Sorry, been consumed with my move and forgot about the request :-)

          No worries on the name, I am cool...Thanks anyway...

          1. re: The Chowhound Team
            KAREN Jul 31, 2006 10:32 PM

            i just noticed that there is a karen, all lower case, and i have been using KAREN all upper case for as long as i can remember. this seems confusing to me. for a moment, i thought that someone was logging in under my account.

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            susan eichler Apr 15, 2014 05:14 PM

            Hello...I just realized that I accidentally have my real name as my user name. While it is not a big deal, I would rather have a screen name. How do I change this??

            1 Reply
            1. re: susan eichler
              carolinadawg Apr 15, 2014 07:45 PM


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