University of Oregon

UO Blogs: Change Public Display Name

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Researcher
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To change the name that is publicly displayed when you writte a post or comment, follow these directions:

  1. Click on Users
  2. Click on Your Profile
  3. Enter the name you would like to be publicly displayed in either the First Name, Last Name, or Nickname field(s)
  4. From the Display name publicly as drop-down menu, select the name you would like to appear when you write posts or comments
  5. Click Update Profile to save your changes

Now every post or comment you write for your site will display that name. 

For further information or questions, please contact the Technology Service Desk.