Want to change the Username for your Snapchat account, and pick one that is more catchy and distinctive?

Well, you can change your Username and as well as the Display name on Snapchat. But, be mindful of the fact that you cannot change the username more than one time in a time period of one year.

So, you have to be super sure about the name that you want to adopt because you’ll have only one chance to do so in one year.

How to Change Snapchat Username on Android & iOS?

Step 1: Open up the Snapchat app, and hit on your Bitmoji or profile icon, near the top left corner of your screen. 

Step 2:  Click on the cogwheel icon near the top right corner of your screen.

Step 2:  Click on the cogwheel icon near the top right corner of your screen.

Step 3: Now, look for., “Username”, under the “My Account” section, and click it.

Step 4: Then, on the next screen, select, “Change Username”.

Step 4: Then, on the next screen, select, “Change Username”.

Step 5: A warning message will appear on your screen, informing you that you cannot change the username only once a year. On the screen, select, “Continue”.

Step 6: Type in the username you want on the news screen, and select, “Next”.

Step 6: Type in the username you want on the news screen, and select, “Next”.

Step 7: Now, to verify you, and confirm your decision, Snapchat will ask you to enter your password. Provide that, and hit, “Confirm”.

Step 8: Again, a warning message will appear, informing you that your username is about to change, but you still can go back, by selecting, “Go back”. Here, select, “Continue”.

Step 8: Again, a warning message will appear, informing you that your username is about to change, but you still can go back, by selecting, “Go back”. Here, select, “Continue”.

Step 9: That’s it! You have successfully changed the username on Snapchat.

How to Change Snapchat Display Name on Android & iOS?

Step 1: Go to the Snapchat app on your device.

Step 2: Click on the Bitmoji or your profile icon, near the top left corner of your screen.

Step 3: Click on the cogwheel icon to open up the Settings screen.

Step 3: Click on the cogwheel icon to open up the Settings screen.

Step 4: Under the “My Account” section, select the “Name”.

Step 4: Under the “My Account” section, select the “Name”.

Step 5: Type in the new Display name on your screen, and select, “Save”.

Step 5: Type in the new Display name on your screen, and select, “Save”.

Step 6: Immediately, you will be able to see your new Display name on your screen.

Step 6: Immediately, you will be able to see your new Display name on your screen.

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How to Change Snapchat Username Before 1 Year (Android & iOS)?

You cannot change the Snapchat Username before a year’s time period. So, in case you are looking to change your username for the second time, you will have to delete your current account and create a new one. In case you have a lot of content on the current Snapchat account, you will have to download the content. 

And repost the same on the new account. But, there is no way to change the username on Snapchat for the second time.