Geekzone: technology news, blogs, forums
Guest
Welcome Guest.
You haven't logged in yet. If you don't have an account you can register now.



56 posts

Master Geek
+1 received by user: 4


Topic # 39563 16-Aug-2009 21:41 Send private message

Is there any way of changing my Geekzone username? When I first joined the website a few years ago I didn't use my standard username because I wanted to respond to some questions about my employer's product and so wanted to remain anonymous. Now I've left their employment I'd like to change to the username I normally use so people can recognise me.

I can see it's not possible on the "Edit Profile" page, but is there anyone who can do this for me? The alternative is to set up a new account which seems a bit drastic.

Thanks for any help.

Create new topic
BDFL
49726 posts

Uber Geek
+1 received by user: 4514

Administrator
Trusted
Geekzone
Subscriber

  Reply # 247385 16-Aug-2009 21:49 Send private message

Contact me via PM. For others reading, contact myself or a moderator.




BDFL
49726 posts

Uber Geek
+1 received by user: 4514

Administrator
Trusted
Geekzone
Subscriber

  Reply # 247399 16-Aug-2009 22:38 Send private message

By the way, I don't like changing usernames for any light reason. Once you create your "persona" around here people already know your chosen name. It's not a good thing changing usernames just for the sake of it.

People should use something meaningful for them, and stick to it.




Create new topic




Twitter »
Follow us to receive Twitter updates when new discussions are posted in our forums:



Follow us to receive Twitter updates when news items and blogs are posted in our frontpage:



Follow us to receive Twitter updates when tech item prices are listed in our price comparison site:




News »

Trending now »
Hot discussions in our forums right now:

Why is your nickname what it is, what are the origins of it?
Created by Presso, last reply by Athlonite on 30-Sep-2014 19:54 (87 replies)
Pages... 4 5 6


Moment of Truth?
Created by BarTender, last reply by JimmyC on 29-Sep-2014 09:16 (441 replies)
Pages... 28 29 30


Can i have 2 ISP's at home?
Created by ReckITT, last reply by Lazarui on 30-Sep-2014 18:15 (49 replies)
Pages... 2 3 4


Passwords and pesky teenagers
Created by martyyn, last reply by rhy7s on 30-Sep-2014 16:59 (23 replies)
Pages... 2


Orcon and .nz registrations
Created by freitasm, last reply by networkn on 30-Sep-2014 21:29 (16 replies)
Pages... 2


Easiest way to have iPhone warranty service
Created by JoshWright, last reply by nitrotech on 30-Sep-2014 21:37 (15 replies)

What time will the Apple Store online be selling the iPhone 6?
Created by scotiwis, last reply by Anarkist on 30-Sep-2014 21:34 (78 replies)
Pages... 4 5 6


iPhone 6 From Spark - Order Dates and Pricing?
Created by Otagolad, last reply by Otagolad on 30-Sep-2014 20:05 (334 replies)
Pages... 21 22 23



Geekzone Live »
Try automatic live updates from Geekzone directly in your browser, without refreshing the page, with Geekzone Live now.

Are you subscribed to our RSS feed? You can download the latest headlines and summaries from our stories directly to your computer or smartphone by using a feed reader.

Alternatively, you can receive a daily email with Geekzone updates.