UW-Madison Google Apps - Updating Your Account Name

Your account name for your UW-Madison Google Apps account can be updated using your Google+ profile. This is most useful if you change your preferred or legal name (your account name will not update automatically).

  1. Log into UW-Madison Google Apps.
  2. Click on your account icon in the upper right corner. In the menu that appears, click Google+ Profile.

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  3. Click on your name.

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  4. Enter your name in the text field (click more options to set a nickname. Click save.

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  5. Your new name should now appear immediately on your Google+ profile page.

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Keywords:google apps name change update profile plus legal preferred   Doc ID:57693
Owner:Christina G.Group:Google Apps
Created:2015-10-22 10:26 CDTUpdated:2016-04-25 16:17 CDT
Sites:DoIT Help Desk, DoIT Tech Store, Google Apps
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