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skoona 06-10-2004 10:10 AM

i would like to change my forum userid. How?

i would like to change just my 'userid: jscott000' for this forum. Is it possible and/or who should I send a note to?

Megamieuwsel 06-10-2004 11:02 AM

Nothing you can do yourself to change the id of your current account. Jeremy can , but you need some damn convincing arguments to make him do that.
Easier , if you don't have many posts already/don't care about postcount : Simply create a new account.
Before you do that , however , think thoroughly why and how seriously you want that other id.
Applying this method frivolously is certainly frowned upon on most messageboards.

jeremy 06-10-2004 11:02 AM

We usually don't allow username changes, but if you have an extremely good reason you can contact me.


skoona 06-10-2004 12:06 PM

Which is better, Asking Jeremy to change it, or creating a new id and asking Jeremy to delete the old one. I don't have a problem abandoning the old id.

My reason is simple. I am trying to consolidate my userids across all the systems i really use on the net. I created this id when i was desperate and needed help - not paying attention to the id I thought up at that moment. Now my head has cleared.

jeremy 06-10-2004 12:22 PM

We don't delete accounts that have posts associated with them.


skoona 06-11-2004 11:06 PM

Thanks for the extra effort.

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