How to Change Your Steam Name?

Changing your name on Steam is a fairly simple task that can be completed within a few simple steps. If you have a new Steam account where you put some random username at the time of creation or you simply want to change your cringy name from when you were 12, then here is how to finally type in the ultimate Steam username which many will recognize you by. So, here is how to change your Steam name in only a few seconds.

How to Change Steam Account Name — Step-by-Step

Make sure you are logged into your Steam account before proceeding with this process. You can look more unique at the end by also implementing your new name in your Steam ID. If you want to know how to find your Steam ID, then we’ve got you covered with that as well. Now, let’s see how to change a Steam name first.

Step 1: Launch the Steam client and simply hover your mouse arrow over your username as you can see on the image below.

change steam name

Step 2: A drop-down menu will open. You need to click on “Profile”.

steam profile

Step 3: On the right side of the screen, click on “Edit Profile”.

Step 4: Simply type in what your new Steam username should be in the box next to “Profile Name” and hit “Save Changes” at the bottom of the page.

steam name change

You can also delete all of the names you’ve had on your Steam account in the past. As you may know, Steam saves all of these but you can easily delete every single one. Simply open your Steam profile again using the previous steps and click on “Clear previous aliases” from the drop-down menu next to your username.

About The Author

Stole Trishanski

Ever since Stole was a kid, when he wasn’t playing video games he was probably in some corner disassembling any gadget he could get his hands on. His curiosity and will to learn made him into a huge tech nerd and enthusiast. Finally, after years of practice, learning, and breaking hundreds of gadgets Stole is helping others learn everything about tech.

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