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Learn how to change your Threads username in just a few minutes. Follow these easy steps and update your username to reflect your unique personality.
Threads is an Instagram app that allows you to share your thoughts, images and videos with the world same like the Twitter. Instagram Threads application provides multiple options to customize the user profile and users always wanted to customize their username as they wish.
In this article, we will show you how to change your Threads username by following the simple steps mentioned below. In addition to this, we will share some important tips to keep in mind before changing your username.
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However Threads app provide multiple options to customize your profile, changing the username is not one of them. You can’t change the username directly from the threads app. You need to change your Instagram username change the Threads username. Please follow the steps below to change your username in Threads.
Change Threads Username – Mobile App
Open your Instagram app. Tap the profile icon in the lower right corner.
After clicking on the profile icon, Select Edit Profile.
Tap on Username and enter your new username.
Click the Done button once done. Now your username will be updated
Change Threads Username – Website
Visit your Instagram profile in the browser, Click the Profile Icon and choose the Edit Profile option
Now click the Personal details option, you will be redirected to the Instagram account center
Select the account for which you need to change the username and update the username. Click submit once you have updated the username.
Verify Updated Threads Username
Now its time to verify your Threads profile to check the updated username. You can visit your profile link in the browser or open the Threads app to check your username. Your username should be updated like the latest one your have provided in your Instagram account
Changing Username – Do’s and Don’ts
Your new Instagram username must be unique and it must follow Instagram username guidelines.
There may be some limitations to the number of times you can change your username with respect to time. So you need to be careful with that.
You can use online tools to check the availability of the usernames before changing the username.
Once you have updated your username all the old mentions will be a deadlink and no one will be able to click those mentions to visit your profile.
Don’t forget to update your other social media profiles and websites with your latest username.
Frequently Asked Questions
Is there an option to change my Threads username?
There is no native option to change the username on the Threads app, you need to change your Instagram username to change the Threads username.
Can I have a different username for my Threads account
No, you can’t have a different username for your Threads account. Your Instagram username will be your Threads username.
What will happen to my old username once I change my username?
You old username will now be available for anyone to pick it. Users who are creating new account can use it for them.
Changing your Threads username is a very easy process. You can easily change your username by following the above steps suggested in this article. After you’ve changed your username please don’t forget to update the new link in your social media profiles. If you find this article helpful please leave us a comment. Thank you very much for your time.
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