You can now change your own username

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  1. Jim

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    Most Funsters don't change their username at all. But lots of newbies join with a real name and want it changed or they have spelled it wrongly. Sometimes older members who have a username to do with a pet or a motorhome they no longer have ask for it to be changed etc. This requires me to manually alter the database and there is no record of the changes and it's time consuming.

    To reduce my time spent, I have made it possible for you to change your own name. Should you do this, a post will be made informing everyone of the change, and a public record of the change made in your profile page. You may change your name a maximum of three times. You can access the name change feature in your personal settings. Its pretty straight forward. Choose a unique new name, confirm it and it's done (y)

    Yours faithfully

    Colin
     
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  2. tofo

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    Cheers Colin
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  3. StefAndDi

    StefAndDi Read Only Funster

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    That's really going to confuse me.
    It's bad enough that @DuxDeluxe changes his avatar every day. Now he'll be changing his username as well.
     
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  4. Jim

    Jim Ringleader

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    Whatever name he chooses for the third time will be his forever :)
     
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  5. DuxDeluxe

    DuxDeluxe Funster Life Member

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    Nope......prefer this one, but will change avatar on a regular basis just for the hell of it....(y)
     
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  6. Bailey58

    Bailey58 Funster Life Member

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    Crikey, @Dawn B could be stalking us in disguise. :cautious:
     
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  7. buttons

    buttons Funster

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    When you change your name, will this then make your old name immediately available to other members......
     
  8. Judge Mental

    Judge Mental Funster Deceased RIP

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    Done! I hope....Has always bugged me that spellin mistake:)
     
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  9. Lenny HB

    Lenny HB Funster

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    Oh dear I've gone and done it as well.
     
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  10. Chris

    Chris Funster Life Member

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    I am sticking with mine because its easy to remember.

    The first 5 letters of Christmas(y)
     
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  11. big bertha

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    Might think of changing mine as we no longer have a 6 berth, might still use BB.
     
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  12. scotjimland

    scotjimland Funster Life Member

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    even easier... change it to Xmas
     
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    big map Funster Life Member

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    If someone is on your ignore list and they change their user name will it automatically update?
     
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  14. Badknee

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    I'm not changing mine 'cos I've still got a bad knee. Mind you I have got a buggered back and a knackered shoulder. Hmmm (n):LOL:
     
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    How about "Walkin' Wreck"
     
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  16. big bertha

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    [QUOTE="Badknee, post: 172, member: 33046 I'm not changing mine 'cos I've still got a bad knee. Mind you I have got a buggered back and a knackered shoulder. Hmmm (n):LOL:[/QUOTE]

    I could steal buggered back if I want to keep BB:D
     
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    Aah Ha grasshopper.:sneaky:
     
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    or just X
     
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