Change username in Win 10


  1. Posts : 5
    Win 10
       #1

    Change username in Win 10


    Hi



    (How) Can I change that annoying 5-letter username? The only solution I found so far is to set up the computer with a local, not a Microsoft account, but it's too late for that. And starting from scratch would be a massive pain in the ass.



    So is there any other way?



    Thanks
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  2. Brink's Avatar
    Posts : 49,746
    64-bit Windows 10 Pro for Workstations build 20161
       #2

    Hello,

    Just to verify, do you mean for the user account name or the user profile folder name?

    It sounds like you are wanting to change the user profile folder name like below.

    Change Name of User Profile Folder in Windows 10
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