Snapchat is lastly releasing one in every of its most requested updates – the capability to vary your username within the app, with none affect in your mates’ record, Snap code, Snap rating, Reminiscences, and so on.
As you’ll be able to see on this sequence, as of February twenty third, all Snapchatters, on iOS and Android, will be capable of replace their username, which might be welcome information for a lot of.
As a result of whereas calling your self ‘LadiesMan23’ might have been humorous whenever you have been 15, it’s in all probability much less so now. And when you’ve at all times been in a position to replace your show identify, your account username has been set in stone from the start, which, in some instances, is a lower than excellent set-up.
So you’ll be able to lastly ditch the outdated ‘Fartfacekilla’ and ‘SexyMan69’ tags and change into a extra mature, accountable Snapchat consumer.
The one proviso is that customers received’t be capable of change to usernames which have already been used. You’ll additionally solely be capable of change your username as soon as per yr – although I think that’s in all probability much less of a consideration, because the individuals who actually need this characteristic are those that have awkward, dated names that they’re eager to shed.
So perhaps you’ll out of the blue see a return of your outdated mates to Snap, now that they will put up with out these embarrassing tags, and also you would possibly out of the blue get some new contacts and connection requests from lengthy misplaced jokesters.
It may really be a key replace as Snapchatters develop up.
To replace your Snapchat Username (from February twenty third)
- Faucet the Bitmoji icon within the prime left nook of the Digicam to go to the profile display
- Choose ‘Settings’ by tapping on the gear icon within the prime proper nook of the profile
- Faucet ‘Username’, just under ‘Title’, and choose ‘Change Username’ marked in blue
- You then click on ‘Proceed’ on the pop up reminding that Usernames can solely be modified as soon as per yr
- Sort in a brand new Username, and hit ‘Subsequent’