it’s possible change the Name from Username on Reddit, although we must bear in mind that it can only be done, as long as we have a name assigned by Reddit. If we have already changed the username, we will not be able to change it again.
Although something we can do is change the display name on Reddit, this if we can change it as many times as we want and we will show you how to do both below.
Change username from the Reddit app on iOS and Android
The first thing we will do is start the Reddit application and log in with the user account that we want to change the name of. After this we will have to click on our avatar in the upper left corner of the screen. Several options are displayed, here we will have to click on “My Profile”.
Now Reddit will ask us if we want to continue with the username that the social network assigned us or change it to a new one. We will have to press on “Change username”And write the name we want. Then, click on “Next” at the top right of the screen.
To finish, we will have to press on “Save username”And this will change the name on Reddit. The new username will appear on the profile page automatically. Even in any post or comment we make on the platform.
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Change the display name from iOS and Android
In case we can’t change the username on Reddit, even if we can change the display name, this is very easy.
We open the Reddit application and click on our avatar in the upper left corner. In the drop-down menu, we will have to click on the option “My profile”.
On the next page we will have to click on the button “Edit profile“And then we will be able to visualize the option that says” Change name to display “.
Here we can put the name we want, it must have a maximum of 40 characters. Once we finish writing our display name on Reddit, we will have to click on “Save” in the upper right corner of the screen. Now your new name will appear on your profile.
Change display name on Reddit from the web
If we want to do it from the website, it is very easy. We enter the sitior web from Reddit and log in; then we will have to click on the icon of our profile in the upper right corner of the screen. A new menu is displayed where we will have to look for the option “Profile”.
On the next page, we will have to click on the configuration icon that is shaped like a gear. It is on the right side of our avatar.
Now we are going to see the possibility of change our display name, the maximum number of characters is 40. The changes are saved automatically so once the name is entered we will not have to do anything else.