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How do I change my username without deleting all my questions I've asked, answered, and commented on?

I am proud of my stupid username, but I was just wondering how exactly I COULD change it IF I wanted to.

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To change your username, please contact Customer Support through the Help Center with the following information:

* Your current username
* The email address your account is registered with
* Two or three suggestions for a new username.

Please make sure any name you choose is within the Community Guidelines, and keep in mind that now has over a million registered users, so it's time to be creative when coming up with a new username.

Usernames at may contain between 3 and 20 numbers, letters and underscores. No other characters may be used. Also, people who make frequent username change requests may find their requests denied, so be sure to come up with a username you can live with for the long run.

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And this won't erase any of the things on my profile page and "my Q&A"?
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Nope... all your content will stay the same. :)
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too2sweet : Did Eric tell you that I told him that I spoke to rustyboilerz and he is doing well and might get to come home next week ? Sure made me happy as he is a great guy and a good friend !
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Yes!! I was very happy to hear that he was doing so well!! I was really worried there for a while. Thanks for letting us know!! :)
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You're welcome ! I told Eric as I don't always know who is moderating at the time. Hopefully he'll be back on here real soon !
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