How to Change Your Display Name on Gmail

How to Change Your Display Name on GmailThe display name is the one that is shown to the recipient when you send an email from your Gmail account. You can easily change the display name associated with your Gmail account.

In this guide, we will show you how to change your display name on Gmail.

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Changing Display Name on Google Mail

The display name of your Gmail account can only be changed through a desktop browser. Gmail mobile apps for Android, iPhone, and iPad don’t have the option to change usernames. Here’s how you can do it on a desktop browser:

First, launch your favorite browser and go to Gmail’s Official website then log-in to your already existing account.

Next, click on the gear icon to open Gmail’s “Settings” menu.gear settings icon in gmail

Click on the “See All Settings” option in the settings drop-down menu.see all gmail settings

In the “Settings” menu, select the “Accounts and Import” tab. By default, you’ll go to the “General” tab in settings.accounts and import settings

Scroll down to the “Send mail as” section. Select the “edit info” option next to your display name and e-mail address to change your display name.edit info option next to gmail address

“Edit email address” window will appear. Here, click on the bubble next to the text box and then type a new display name. Click on the “Save Changes” button to save the new Display name.change display name on gmail

The next time you’ll send someone an email, your new display name will be shown to the recipient.

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