How do I change the way my name appears in this Community?

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Why didn't I get to pick my name before posting in this community? Can I pick something else?
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To make it easy for customers to post questions, we set up a random username for all of our customers. The username will be the first name listed in your account and a random 4 digit number. To change or personalize your profile, follow these steps.
  1. In the upper right corner, click Your Dashboard & Account


  2. Click Profile information.


  3. Fill out your name information.
  • Enter your Nickname: Your nickname will be the way other community members will be able to identify you.

  • Enter your Real Name: You can choose to be known in the community by a nickname or your real name.

  • If you'd like to be known by your real name, click to select the Show my real name instead of my nickname checkbox.

  • Fill in the other information to your liking.
    • Get Satisfaction URL
    • Tagline
    • Location
    • Twitter
    • Flickr
    • Website/Blog
    • Primary Email

  • Add an icon.This is like a profile picture for our community. We recommend picking something that's representative of you.


  • Click Save Details to apply your changes.

  • Hope that helps!
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