I'm trying to get a
myusername). Unfortunately for me the situation is rather complicated as I didn't do things properly in the first place.
Here is what I did:
- as I already had a username with my personal account and wanted to
reserve the name ASAP, I created a dummy user account and reserved
- some time after, I created a fan page for my website and asked some friends to like it.
- as soon as I got 25 fans, I released
myusernamefrom the dummy account (by changing it to something else) in an attempt to use it for my fan page.
Here is the situation now:
myusernameis no longer used by the dummy account (nor by any other account as when I go to
/myusernameI get the
The page you requested was not founderror).
- My fan page has more than 25 fans and I can set a username.
- When I check the availability for
myusernameit says that it's not available.
- That's been the case for months now.
The solutions I see:
- Wait longer and hope
myusernamewill eventually become available (I don't like that option).
myusername(I own the Trademark in several countries, including
Do you see any other solutions?