How to Change Your Username on Snapchat

How to change snapchat username

How to Change Your Username on Snapchat, Please note that you can only change your username once every 30 days. Additionally, if the new username you choose is already taken, you will need to select a different one.

change your Snapchat username, follow these steps:

  1. Click the Snapchat app and log in to your account.

  2. Click on your profile icon in the top left corner of the menu screen.

  3. Select the gear image in the top right corner to enter your settings.

  4. Scroll  and click on “My Account & Security.”

  5. In  the “Account Information” section, click on “Username.”

  6. Enter your new desired username and tap on “Save.”


Once you’ve changed your username, it’s important to note that your friends and followers will still be able to find you by searching for your old username. However, they will not be able to send you snaps or messages using your old username. Additionally, your old username will become available for someone else to claim after a certain period of time.

Also, your custom URL will change with the new username, if you have one.

Also if you have added your phone number or email address to your account, it will not be changed by changing your username.

It is always a good idea to let your friends and followers know that you have changed your username so they can continue to find and interact with you on the app.

Another thing to consider when changing your Snapchat username is that it will also affect any links or profile information you have shared on other platforms such as social media or websites. You will need to update these links and information with your new username to ensure that people can still find and connect with you.

Additionally, any Bitmoji or profile photos associated with your account will also remain unchanged, they will still be visible to your friends and followers even after you’ve changed your username.

Lastly, it’s important to remember that if you have a public profile, anyone will be able to find you by searching for your new username, so make sure you’re comfortable with that before you change it.

In summary, changing your Snapchat username is a simple process but it’s important to consider the potential effects on your friends and followers, as well as on any links or information you’ve shared on other platforms.

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