How to change your username in Minecraft

How to change your username in Minecraft

Minecraft offers hundreds of ways to express yourself. Your username is the best way to express yourself in Minecraft. The username you choose for your character is key to the identity you build in the game. This guide will show you how to change your Minecraft Java Edition username.

By heading to, you can easily change your username in Minecraft. Once you are all logged in, you can go to the “Profile” section of your account, where you will find a change button next to your Profile Name.

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You can only change your username every 30 days. Make sure you choose wisely. To avoid being stuck for a whole month with a name that you don’t like, Important note: Minecraft will place your username on hold for 37 calendar days. After the 30 days have expired, you still have a week in which to change your username to the correct one before Mojang gives it to other players.

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