How to change your name on Facebook

If you want to change your name on Facebook, you can follow these steps:

Login to Your Facebook Account

  • Go to Facebook and log in to the account for which you want to change the name.

Access Account Settings:

  • Once logged in, click on the downward arrow in the top right corner of the Facebook page.
  • Select “Settings & Privacy” and then choose “Settings.”

Go to “Personal Information”

  • In the left-hand column, click on “Personal Information.”

Edit Name:

  • Find the “Name” section and click on “Edit” next to your current name.

Enter New Name:

  • Enter your new first and last name in the provided fields.

Additional Changes (if necessary):

  • You may also have the option to change your middle name or add other details. Make any additional changes as needed.

Review Name Changes:

  • Facebook may have specific guidelines regarding the use of names. Make sure your changes comply with their policies.

Save Changes:

  • Once you’ve entered your new name and reviewed the changes, click “Review Change.”

Enter Password:

  • Facebook will ask you to enter your password for verification.

Submit Changes:

  • After entering your password, click “Save Changes” to apply your new name.
Please note that Facebook has certain policies and guidelines regarding name changes. You might be required to use your real name, and there may be limitations on the frequency of name changes. Also, Facebook may review name change requests, and if your new name doesn't meet their guidelines, your request might be denied.
If you encounter any issues or if the steps have changed since my last update, you can refer to Facebook's official help center or support pages for the most accurate and up-to-date instructions.

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