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Long time ago I started to use couple of random letters (Fczbkk) as my nickname. So far it was everywhere I tried to register. Even my domain (http://fczbkk.com) was free. Choosing "Fczbkk" was one of the best decisions I have ever made. So if you just need an unique identifier for your on-line identity, I'd recommend using any random generator. Or you can ...


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In addition to the answer provided by Chris, an easier way to get your ID is to enter the URL: https://graph.facebook.com/{YOUR_FACEBOOK_USERNAME} This will provide you with your ID which you can use with the URL as mentioned by Chris. http://www.facebook.com/profile.php?id={YOU_FACEBOOK_ID}


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According to Google, it is not possible: You can't change the email address on your account to an existing Gmail address, but we invite you to add a new Gmail address to your Google Account.


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In Gmail go to Options (cog) → Settings → Accounts Under "Send mail as:" click on "Add another email address you own". A popup will come out and under Email address, enter your "new" email address firstnamelastname@gmail.com and click next step. This should close the window and now you should be able to send emails from your "modified" email ...


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If you're still trying to decide on a name, you could run it through namechk as suggested in this answer. You might be able to reclaim the name by contacting the site's administrators, but you'll probably have more luck if you own a registered trademark on it. Some sites have policies against namesquatting: YouTube Twitter


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No you cannot change your username there is a lot of user information linked to the account that will need to be broken. You will need to create a new account. Unfortunately there is no automated way (that I am aware of) that does allows this kind of video transfer. You are required to upload new videos any previous videos are linked with your old account ...


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Unfortunately Google has a policy against reissuing deleted email addresses. It makes sense since they can not verify if the user who wants to register a deleted email address is the original owner of that address or not. If they would allow this a malicious user could pretend to be the original owner by using his old email address.


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You can't, but you can create a new account and import your exported bookmarks from your old account. From the Delicious FAQ: How do I change my username? There's no easy way to do this right now, but you can use the export and import features in your settings to change to a new account while preserving your current bookmarks. First, visit ...


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Following a Twitter Employee : @Delbius (Del Harvey), it seems you can try to submit a Twicket to request the name. [...] @support releases accounts when they can for inactivity. https://twitter.com/#!/delbius/status/63639677932019713


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I can't see an option to remove the name, but you can recover your user id and generate a URL from that. It's a bit convoluted, but if you go to a friends profile page you'll see a link See friendship this will have an URL of the form: http://www.facebook.com/profile.php?id=[id number 1]&and=[id number 2] From experimentation it seems that ...


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Without the brand name and power that the big-hitters like Ford, CNN, NBA etc have, I imagine that you won't be able to create a Page username less than 5 characters. I would think that because these types of companies are so well known Facebook has given them special dispensation with regards to the rules and regulations on creating usernames for pages. ...


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Usernames are a subset of page titles, and must follow the rules for page titles. Mediawiki, the software behind Wikipedia, treats by default all article titles as beginning with a capital letter (unless the first character is not a letter). Note that $wgCapitalLinks can be used to disable auto-capitalization for page titles. According to this discussion, ...


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It's a technical restriction with the MediaWiki software. All page names and page titles must begin with a capital letter. Technical restrictions and limitations [...] These limitations and restrictions include: A pagename can not begin with a lowercase letter (in any alphabet). Since user pages are subsets of normal pages, they are ...


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I looked at the source for a page that contains such examples, and it looks like what they are doing is to use the signature field in the user-profile settings to (below). You can enter markup (the examples I saw were using the deprecated <font> tag and style attribute). Then when you edit a Wikipedia page and add the ~~~~ to add your signature, it ...


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In case of Gmail it depends on how you delete it. Google support writes about possibilities of regaining your username depending on how you have deleted your account. Recovering a deleted username Canceling your Gmail address Therefore, it seems that your username won't be available for others to use in any case.


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Reading what is there, it seems that usernames are released after 9 months of inactivity.It was apparently not the case for the one you want. You should try contacting username@twitter.com to push them releasing this account and let you use it instead.


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Yes, there is. AccountManagerPlugin. From the docs: allow users to register new accounts login via an HTML form instead of using HTTP authentication allow existing users to change their passwords or delete their accounts send a new password to users who’ve forgotten their password administration of user accounts


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Visit https://trello.com/your/account Click Change Name, Initials, or Bio Edit your username Click Save


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In short no. However there seems to be a hack out there (I've not tested this) As per Facebook’s condition and terms, it does not allow the users to change their facebook usernameafter setting one. But this simple technic allows to do that. To change your username, you just have to deactivate your account. But don’t worry you will not loss any ...


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If it ever was an option to change it's not available now. It appears that the big long number you're seeing is your Google+ ID. (It is for me, anyway.) I suppose that makes sense because they've been working on merging Picasaweb with Google+ Photos. I don't know if people who've managed to get Google+ "vanity URLs" also have customized Picasaweb URLs. If ...


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As a general rule, we don't change user names. However, due to Facebook Connect automatically populating your user name and not giving you an option, we will be glad to change your name. Looking through our records, I don't see any correspondence from you, but if you will email me at admin@moviepropsites.com, I will get you squared away. Art Andrews Movie ...


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What's your question or the problem you are having? I'll try to guess at what it is you are after, but my answer will be nebulous. Some servers will try to accept alternate arguments in the URL itself for instance when you see: http://www.myurlexample.com/?username="bob"&path="\here" Tells the server to pass username="bob" and path="\here" to ...


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I suppose, that Facebook is using some kind of delay to avoid fraud or irritations by overtaken usernames. I see two possible ways (but I am not sure about their likelyness to be successful): Wait some hours, days, weeks until this delay is over (but it might also well be that somewhen taken usernames are never given free anymore). Write a mail to the ...


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Depending on your middle initial, you could pull off something like Katherine.F.Evans@gmail.com K.F.Evans@gmail.com. You may have to use a nickname like Katy.F.Evans@gmail.com KT.F.Evans@gmail.com. You get the idea. The best website for checking availability is here:New Gmail Account. From this article, it says that it might be useful to use a ...


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There is no way of changing the address name of your Yahoo account which is linked to Gmail. You will have to create a new Gmail address. I suggest you don't link the new address to your Gmail account. The only thing you can do is to create a new account that is separated from all your other accounts and use that for Google Play.


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YouTube seems to be cleaning up inactive accounts. There have been a couple accounts that I have followed personally as to await when they will be deleted. As of recently, they have all 404'd, which means YouTube closed these accounts due to inactivity. On that note, I would also assume the same rules applies to when one closes their account manually, you ...


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If it's possibly a registered trademark, has been banned, or the user closed it. The other possibility is that the username was registered & used before Youtube was purchased by Google. Google won't allow the reuse of a username that's been used before. (Sources: one, two, three) Likely, this account was created before the requirement that a youtube ...


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From what I have read around the internet is that: Facebook allows you to change your profile username once but Facebook pages are given no such chance. So change your Facebook profile username to something else. Once you are done with that, you wait for Facebook to release your username [this can be around 2-3 days to 2 weeks]. Keep checking everyday if ...


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You cannot remove your username. Once you have a username the only options are Start a new account (most likely you don't want that) Change to a new username (you can only do this once) A third possible (rare) option would be that a Business/entity decides to claim ownership of your username as Facebook reserves the right to reclaim usernames.



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