Roblox is a popular online gaming world that gives users the freedom to create their own games and interact with other users. Just like any other platform, it also requires players to have usernames to distinguish them from other players. A username goes along with the player’s avatar, which in many ways describes their character. Yet, Roblox allows users to try out different usernames should the need or want arise.
Although you can choose any available username as you create a Roblox account, knowing how to change your username comes in very handy in case your old one just doesn’t feel right anymore. Considering there are over 50 million users, changing your username is a challenge, but you can always do so with 1,000 Robux and a verified email address.
In this article, you will find:
- The answer to, “How do I change my name on Roblox?”
- The need for Robux to change your name on Roblox
How to change your Roblox username
Follow these steps to change your name on Roblox:
Log in to Roblox on a computer, visit https://www.roblox.com, enter your username and password, and tap Log In. Open the Roblox app if you’re on your mobile device.
Click the gear Windows Settings icon at the top-right corner of the page to open the menu, and click three dots instead on the Roblox app for the mobile version.
Click Settings on the menu which will take you to the “Account Info” section of your settings.
Press the Edit icon next to your username at the top of the page. The Edit icon is on the right and looks like a square with a pencil on top.
If you don’t have up to 1,000 Robux to change your username, you will receive a pop-up that says “Insufficient Funds.” Click Buy if you want to buy some Robux and follow the instructions to pay.
If an email address hasn’t been linked to your Roblox account, you will see a pop-up telling you to do so immediately. Click Add Email and follow the on-screen instructions.
Type your new username and confirm your password, be sure to choose a name you won’t regret even though other players can still search for your old username to find you.
Click Buy for 1,000 Robux to confirm your new username with which you will be able to sign in once completed.
Roblox usernames can be anywhere from three to twenty characters, including digits, letters, and one underscore. Since 2020, they have been concealed as long as you have a display name although your username will become visible If you don’t have the former.