When you sign up on the yahoo, It will ask you to setup your first name and last name. So when you send an email to someone. They can recognize that it was you. If you have recently made some modifications on your email and now want to update your name on the yahoo mail as well. you can easily do it by going into the account preference settings.
Yahoo gives you a complete freedom to change your name any time. If you don’t know how to change the name on the yahoo mail? do not worry, here I have a complete tutorial for you. you can apply it on your device.
How to change the name on the yahoo mail ?
- First of all, you need to open the browser on your computer or smartphone.
- Now go to the yahoo.com website and sign into your yahoo account. Do not use the application version of yahoo. otherwise, you won’t have access to edit your name.
- Here, you need to click on the profile picture and then click on the account info button.
- Now press the Personal information button available in the left menu.
- Press the edit button available above name.
- Now edit your first name and last name.
- Scroll down and then click on the save changes button.
Now your mailbox will reload itself, you will see your new name on the yahoo account. in case, if you can’t see the new name. you need to sign out the account and then sign in again. it will start working fine for you. If it does still not work, you need to clear the cookies and app cache. Now restart the computer.