Can I change my username?

On NaNoWriMo

Users can now change their usernames on the site! To do so:

  1. On, go to the My NaNoWriMo menu, then click "Account Settings."  
  2. At the top of the Account Settings page, you'll see your current username in an editable text field. Change that to your preferred username.
  3. Scroll to the bottom of the page and click "Save." (Be aware that some browsers may autofill a password! You'll want to clear those before saving.)

On Camp NaNoWriMo

Any username change on will be automatically reflected on Camp NaNoWriMo. To change your username: 

  1. Sign out of Camp NaNoWriMo.
  2. Log into NaNoWriMo with your Camp NaNoWriMo username and password, then follow the steps above.
  3. Return to the Camp NaNoWriMo site and log in with your email address and password.
  4. Your username should now be updated!

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