Ever wonder why people change their names on Facebook?
People may have gone through a name change in real life or just want to use a different name online. In some cases, people might change their names on Facebook to protect their privacy or to keep their personal and professional lives separate. Whatever the reason, it’s easy to change your name on Facebook.
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Steps to Change Your Name on Facebook
Open the Facebook app and tap on the “Hamburger” icon.
Scroll down the page, and tap on “Setting and Privacy.”
Tap on “Settings.”
Once you reach settings, tap on “Personal and account information.”
Tap on “Name.”
Enter a new name and tap on “Review changes.”
Enter your password and tap on “Save changes.”
Note: Changing your name on Facebook is always a good way to keep your account updated. However, before changing your name, ensure Facebook doesn’t reject a new name.
Why can’t I change my Facebook name?
You can change your name after every 60 days; if you try to change frequently or keep a name against Facebook’s name policy, you might get into trouble while changing your name.
Can I change my Facebook name after creating an account?
Yes, you can change your name after creating a new account.