Every time you sign in for Windows 10, your full name will appear above the password field. You can modify your screen name, your first and last name, so they can display on the login screen and in the Settings app accordingly. If you are using a local account or a Microsoft account, the display name connected with it can be changed easily. In this article, we will guide you through the whole procedure to change your name on the Sign-in Page for Windows 10.

Change your name on Sign-in Page for Windows 10

To change your name on the Sign-in Page for Windows 10, follow this procedure step by step.

Click the Search button on the taskbar. Type Settings in the search box and then click the Settings option as the following image is showing.

As soon as you click the Settings option, the Windows Settings screen will appear as the following image is showing.

Now select the Accounts option from the Windows Settings screen as highlighted in the above image. After that, the following screen will appear in front of you.

As you can see that the screen is divided into two parts. Click the Manage my Microsoft account option as highlighted in the above image. As soon as you click the Manage my Microsoft account option, it will redirect you to a web page. The screen will look like this.

There will be an option named More actions, click on its down arrow. Then choose the Edit profile option as highlighted in the above image. The profile will appear as follows.

Now click the Edit name option under your name as highlighted in the above image. It will take you to the following screen.

Now as per your choice, change the First name or Last name. Then enter the characters in the highlighted textbox and click the Save button as highlighted in the above image. To change this name, you need to sign out of the account and sign in again.

Conclusion

By following this procedure, you will be able to change your name on the Sign-in Page for Windows 10.

How to change your name on Sign-in Page for Windows 10
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Karim Buzdar

About the Author: Karim Buzdar holds a degree in telecommunication engineering and holds several sysadmin certifications. As an IT engineer and technical author, he writes for various web sites. He blogs at LinuxWays.

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