1.    22 Aug 2015 #1
    Join Date : Jun 2015
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    Windows 10 Home 64

    User name shortened - error ?

    In C Drive under users my user name shows as "tomfe" instead of Tom or TomFerguson. Not a serious issue but one I want to correct as is just is not correct. Can't seem to find a way to change it.

    Any suggestions welcome.

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  2.    22 Aug 2015 #2
    Join Date : Oct 2014
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    Windows 10x64 17035

    Is that the name you were given by a Microsoft account?
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  3.    22 Aug 2015 #3
    Join Date : Jul 2015
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    Windows 10 Pro

    To get the folder name you want under Users, you have to start by creating a local account with that user name (either Tom or TomFerguson). Then convert the local account to a Microsoft account and the folder name will stay the same.

    I get johnh if I don't create a local account named John first.
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