You might've had your email address for years, so everyone knows it. But let's say you want to change the name associated with that address. Perhaps you're getting married.
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How to change your Gmail name
Learn how to use different email addresses on your account. Important: If you use Sign in with Google for non-Google sites or Chrome Remote Desktop to connect remotely, view this info before you change your email address. We'll send an email with a verification link to your new email address. You'll need to open the email and click the link. If you don't get the email, try fixing the problem.
Email Names vs. Usernames: What’s the Difference?
Subscriber Account active since. Gmail allows you to change the name that's associated with your email address. Your display name and your email address will show up when you send an email from your Gmail account. Go to gmail. Click on the "Settings" button at the top right, which is represented by a cog wheel, and then select "Settings" from the drop-down menu. Hit "Accounts and Imports" from the top menu. On some versions of Gmail, the tab will just be labeled "Accounts.