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How to change your Mixer username

You're not just able to go in and change your mind every week, but once in every 30-day period, Mixer lets you change your username. Even this is fantastic since some other services, looking at you Twitch, don't allow changes at all without creating a new account.

This may well become redundant when future changes involving Xbox Live come into effect with gamertags and what not, but at least for now, here's how you go about changing your handle.

  1. Click on your avatar in the top right-hand corner of the screen.
  2. Next, click on account.

Mixer

  1. Second in along the top you now want to access account & security.

Mixer

  1. Under change username enter what you want your new channel to be called.

Your new channel and username will be created now, with the existing URL for your old one being redirected for 30-days before being removed. So if you wished you'd been more original, at least for now go on ahead and get the name you really want!

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Richard Devine is an Editor at Windows Central. A former Project Manager and long-term tech addict, he joined Mobile Nations in 2011 and has been found on Android Central and iMore as well as Windows Central. Currently you'll find him covering all manner of PC hardware and gaming, and you can follow him on Twitter and Instagram.

10 Comments
  • Will never be interested in beam till I get an app.
  • Soon.
  • Beam feels the same about you
  • They'll not be interested in kenzibit until they give him an app?
  • yeah, that's right ;-)
  • Omg shut up about Beam already...............
  • Omg I love beam. You shut up lol
  • Can't wait for the how to change your Beam password editorial!
  • I could use that info
  • This is good for some. I like my name. I do hope to keep it with the switch over to live