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Topic # 126783 19-Jul-2013 15:28
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I just bought a Glaxy S4.  When I did setup, I accidentally spelled my name wrong (big thumbs).

Is there enayway to change without doing a reset?  Apologies if this has been addressed before.  I did a search but the word owners appears too frequently.


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  Reply # 862207 19-Jul-2013 15:43
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I think you spelled something else wrong too  ;)

Sorry - I don't know the answer you are after, but couldn't resist posting. :)

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  Reply # 862210 19-Jul-2013 15:46
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change your name by deed poll !


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  Reply # 862217 19-Jul-2013 15:48
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Gooseybhai: change your name by deed poll !

Funny you say that! I asked our new HR Manager to do the same thing as we were having an issue changing the name on her desk phone - even sent her the paperwork for changing it.

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  Reply # 862313 19-Jul-2013 18:24
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Not sure if this works on touchwiz, but in the people app (your contact list) under ME, select yourself and then hit the triple dots to edit your profile. You should be able to change your name there.


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  Reply # 862330 19-Jul-2013 18:50
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Try - Settings | Lock Screen | Owner Information

Keep calm, and carry on posting.




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  Reply # 872135 5-Aug-2013 16:11
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Thanks for the help all.  The contact book method worked - or is that workt :)


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