How to change your Display Name on Gmail

Gmail is one of the biggest email services out there and millions of people use it every day to exchange emails with their friends, colleagues, and more. Often, while signing up on Gmail some people mess up the spelling of their name, and later when they send mails the same name is shown to the recipient. However, this problem can be easily solved by changing your name on Gmail, and trust me doing that is easier than you think but still, a lot of people don’t know how to do that.

Hence in this guide, we are going to show you How to change your Display Name on Gmail. Without waiting further, let’s get started.

How to change your Display Name on Gmail

Step 1: Open Gmail on your PC and login with the account for which you want to change the name.

Step 2: Click on the Gear icon from the top right corner to bring up Quick Settings.  Once the Quick Settings drop-down menu pops up on your screen click on “See all settings“.

Step 3: Next, click on the Accounts and Import tab and search for the “Send mail as” option. Once you find it click on “Edit info” to continue with the process.


Step 4: Click on the text box in the new window that pops up and type the name you want others to see when you send an Email. Once done, click on the “Save Changes” button and your changes will be saved.

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