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UW-Madison Google Workspace - Updating Your Account Name

The instructions below explain how to change your UW-Madison Google Workspace display name.

Audience: Individuals who changed their preferred or legal name.

Note: You can only change your display name 3 times within a 90-day period. It may take up to 24 hours to see your changes reflect throughout Google Workspace.

Change your UW-Madison Google Workspace display name

  1. Log into UW-Madison Google Workspace with your NetID and NetID password.

  2. Go to
  3. Click the pencil icon.


  4. Update First name and Last name.

  5. Click Done.

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Keywords:google apps name change update profile plus legal preferred common name display docs sheets drive   Doc ID:57693
Owner:Christina G.Group:Google Apps
Created:2015-10-22 10:26 CDTUpdated:2021-11-30 11:43 CDT
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