https://www.duolingo.com/MostafaElShafiey

Changing my username

i want to change my username and every time i do it i get one reply "Invalid Username" ! how can i change it ?

January 19, 2015

8 Comments


https://www.duolingo.com/Artilex

Your name can't have certain symbols in it. (eg "+" or "/").

Also you can't have the same username as anybody else.

If you want to test if an username is already taken try:

(www.duolingo.com/NameOfUsernameYouWantToTry). (Don't click that link, lol). If the username is taken you should enter a user page. If it isn't taken you should receive an "error 404" message.

January 19, 2015

https://www.duolingo.com/MostafaElShafiey

there is no one with the same username i want , i checked it by the members search and the link you provided and as u said it was "error 404" .

January 20, 2015

https://www.duolingo.com/VStarTraveler

Be sure you're not trying to change it to a username that's already in use. You can check by doing a member search. That could possibly be why you're getting the warning.

January 19, 2015

https://www.duolingo.com/MostafaElShafiey

i've done it and there no one with the same username i want

January 20, 2015

https://www.duolingo.com/Taloua

Setting then account

January 19, 2015

https://www.duolingo.com/MostafaElShafiey

it is done now ! thank you very much guyz :)

January 20, 2015

https://www.duolingo.com/athena_2103

Same w/ me!!!

January 21, 2015

https://www.duolingo.com/MostafaElShafiey

try changing your username with another username which : 1-does not have any spaces in it. 2-have no + or / . i am sure it will work ,

January 21, 2015
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