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  1. I am trying to change my username. However, the bar in which my username is in is gray and will not allow changes. Can I still change it? If so, how?

    The blog I need help with is

  2. It's not straightforward, you could create a new username, and then when deleting the old, attribute all to the new username. Alternatively, you could use a plugin such as:

  3. @thereadinglyreview are you following this guide to change your username?

    Keep in mind that changing your username is irreversible, so make sure that's what you want to do.

    If you are still having a problem with this, please post back in this forum thread and let us know. We'll then tag it for Staff assistance.

  4. @mdchee Hello again, please be aware that these forums are for users of the fully hosted WordPressdotcom platform, which is different than

    The only users on WordPressdotcom who can install external plugins are those with the Business plan upgrade.

    If you have any questions about this, feel free to open your own new forum thread and someone will be happy to answer.

  5. @justjennifer Thank you. I'll take a look.

  6. I have tried
    The username bar will allow no changes to be made. I'm not sure why it's this way, but I just want to change my username.

  7. I think I see the problem. I've just emailed & will hope to hear back from you there. Cheers :)

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