How To Change Minecraft Username?

Well, think about how to Change Minecraft Username to something cool! In this article guide, we’ll go over the information and the steps to change your profile’s username.

Before changing the username in Minecraft, you need to keep some points in your mind. The username can’t be changed if you have created your account in the meantime (last 30 days). You can change the username once every 30 days.

There is one more criterion, i.e. you must go with a unique name that hasn’t been chosen by someone else in this game at this point.

Your name needs to be longer than 2 characters and you can only use special things as underscores. Apart from that letters and numbers are usually used.

How To Change Minecraft Username

In this article, we are going to discuss how you can change your username in Minecraft. If you change the in-game username, then it will not change your Minecraft website profile name. Read this article till the end you will find the methodology of changing the username.

Step 1:

First, you have to get yourself to the website using any browser. You will find the option “Account” on the upper-right side of the page. Make a left-click on that.

Step 2:

After that, please click on login which is on the upper-right side of the page. You can skip this step and move forward to the next two steps if you’re already logged in.

Step 3:

Next, you have to put your login information there. You have to type your email ID and registered password into the labeled fields on this page.

Step 4:

Now you will find a green login button near the bottom of the page. Click on that.

Step 5:

After that, you have to find the “Profile Name” section which is located in the middle of the page, and click on “Change”. It is a link actually.

Step 6:

Now you can enter a new profile name whichever you want and click “Check availability” to see if it’s already taken or not. That button is a grey one. If the name you have selected, has not been selected yet, then you’ll see a green “username is available” message appearing on the screen.


The username is a taken username, then you’ll see a “username is in use” in a red color message appearing on the screen.

Well, If that happens, then you should go for a different username or you can try spelling your selected username in a different manner (like Roger can be written as R0geR). By doing so, click on “Check availability” again.

Step 7:

After that, if you have entered a valid username then enter your password (Minecraft log-in password) in the text field next to the bottom of the page.

Step 8:

Now you can change the name by clicking on “Change name” which is at the bottom of the page. Doing this will result in changing your current username to your new desired username immediately. You will see the change the next time you log into the Minecraft game from your Windows or Mac.

The old username will be available for the next 7 days, which means you’ll be having a week to change your new username back to the old one if you decide to do so.

This article is based on step by step to change Minecraft Username. Read all the steps carefully to know the complete process of changing the username of Minecraft without having a hassle. For more related articles read our how to check Coordinates in MineCraft and you can also read this how to Enable Command Blocks In Minecraft and many more.