Wonderful TRICK of Windows: You can change account name in these easy ways

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There are two ways to change Windows 11 username.
You can follow the steps by opening Windows 11 Settings.
The account name can also be changed by going to the ‘Control Panel’.

Many types of special features have been given in Windows 11. Users get many features like changing the background, resetting the password, changing the password, but users do not get the option to change the account name in it. Microsoft hasn’t specified a direct method for this yet, but there are several ways in which you can change your account name whenever you want.

Here we will tell you two different ways to change your Windows 11 username…

First way…
Step 1: Open Settings on your Windows 11.
Step 2: Click on ‘Accounts’ option available on the sidebar of the screen.
Select the ‘Your Info’ option available under the Account tab.
Step 3: Under ‘Related Settings’, click on ‘manage my accounts’ option.
Step 4: You will be routed to a Microsoft account settings webpage.
Step 5: Sign in to your Microsoft account.
Step 6: Click on your profile name or ‘Your Info’ option available at the top of the menu bar.
Step 7: Click on ‘Edit name’ option.
Step 8: Enter a new account name, captcha code and click on ‘Save’ button.

Another way…
Step 1: Click on Start button and go to ‘Control Panel’ option.
Step 2: Given below ‘User Account’, select ‘Change Account Type’ option.
Step 3: Below ‘Change the user you would like to change’ click on the account of the user where you want to change the name.
Step 4: Click on ‘Change account name’ option available.
Step 5: Enter the new account name and click on the ‘Change Button’ button.

Microsoft has recently simplified the way for users to reset the password. So if you have forgotten your password or have shared it with someone then it is quite easy to change. Read details here.

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