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mystery_man43
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7/15/2015 10:47:02 AM
Posted: 1 year ago
I would REALLY appreciate it if you could give users the option to change their username.
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Lee001
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7/15/2015 11:30:16 AM
Posted: 1 year ago
At 7/15/2015 10:47:02 AM, mystery_man43 wrote:
I would REALLY appreciate it if you could give users the option to change their username.

Tat would be dumb. Then people wouldn't know who you are anymore because members would be changing their usernames monthly.
"Condoms are societal constructs created by the government to restrain 'Murican freedom!"-SolonKR

"But I jest and digress (sick rhymes, yo); every boob is equal in the eyes of the Lord."- SolonKR

"Oh Hey, Seeing Artichokes Makes Me Want to Have Sex."- SolonKR

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TUF
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7/15/2015 11:44:31 AM
Posted: 1 year ago
You are still new, I've been stuck with TUF for years! What are you complaining about!? Lol jk.

Clash of clans gives you a one time name change you can use whenever you want. Would be cool to have that here too. But more than once is too much.
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7/15/2015 12:56:49 PM
Posted: 1 year ago
At 7/15/2015 12:01:49 PM, Jedi4 wrote:
id change it to jedi5

More like Wishiwasajedi
"Condoms are societal constructs created by the government to restrain 'Murican freedom!"-SolonKR

"But I jest and digress (sick rhymes, yo); every boob is equal in the eyes of the Lord."- SolonKR

"Oh Hey, Seeing Artichokes Makes Me Want to Have Sex."- SolonKR

"Yep, but anyone who touches my hair immediately ascends to the heavens..You're already an angel, so touching my hair can do nothing <3" -SolonKR

My hubby Hayd <3 <3
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7/15/2015 12:57:43 PM
Posted: 1 year ago
Just deactivate your old account and make a new one if you want a new username that badly. It'd be annoying if done in excess, though.
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7/15/2015 1:07:03 PM
Posted: 1 year ago
I agree with other posters that allowing people to change their usernames could get confusing quite quickly.

If I could, though, I'd like the remove the dot between "FullMetal" and "Alchemist".
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7/15/2015 2:25:55 PM
Posted: 1 year ago
At 7/15/2015 11:30:16 AM, Lee001 wrote:
At 7/15/2015 10:47:02 AM, mystery_man43 wrote:
I would REALLY appreciate it if you could give users the option to change their username.

Tat would be dumb. Then people wouldn't know who you are anymore because members would be changing their usernames monthly.

Not if they were given only the one chance to change it.
All the time your soul is craving and longing for something else. And in vain does the dreamer rummage about in his old dreams, raking them over as though they were a heap of cinders, looking in these cinders for some spark, however tiny, to fan it into a flame so as to warm his chilled blood by it and revive in it all that he held so dear before, all that touched his heart, that made his blood course through his veins, that drew tears from his eyes, and that so splendidly deceived him!
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7/15/2015 2:37:31 PM
Posted: 1 year ago
At 7/15/2015 2:25:55 PM, Emilrose wrote:
At 7/15/2015 11:30:16 AM, Lee001 wrote:
At 7/15/2015 10:47:02 AM, mystery_man43 wrote:
I would REALLY appreciate it if you could give users the option to change their username.

Tat would be dumb. Then people wouldn't know who you are anymore because members would be changing their usernames monthly.

Not if they were given only the one chance to change it.

I highly doubt they would only give it once chance. Either way, it would be too confusing.
"Condoms are societal constructs created by the government to restrain 'Murican freedom!"-SolonKR

"But I jest and digress (sick rhymes, yo); every boob is equal in the eyes of the Lord."- SolonKR

"Oh Hey, Seeing Artichokes Makes Me Want to Have Sex."- SolonKR

"Yep, but anyone who touches my hair immediately ascends to the heavens..You're already an angel, so touching my hair can do nothing <3" -SolonKR

My hubby Hayd <3 <3
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7/15/2015 2:38:31 PM
Posted: 1 year ago
That'd be way too annoying for Max.
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7/15/2015 2:40:32 PM
Posted: 1 year ago
At 7/15/2015 2:37:31 PM, Lee001 wrote:
At 7/15/2015 2:25:55 PM, Emilrose wrote:
At 7/15/2015 11:30:16 AM, Lee001 wrote:
At 7/15/2015 10:47:02 AM, mystery_man43 wrote:
I would REALLY appreciate it if you could give users the option to change their username.

Tat would be dumb. Then people wouldn't know who you are anymore because members would be changing their usernames monthly.

Not if they were given only the one chance to change it.

I highly doubt they would only give it once chance. Either way, it would be too confusing.

Maybe, but I think it should be an option on all websites and for this one--at least once. They could inform their 'friends' via PM or something.
All the time your soul is craving and longing for something else. And in vain does the dreamer rummage about in his old dreams, raking them over as though they were a heap of cinders, looking in these cinders for some spark, however tiny, to fan it into a flame so as to warm his chilled blood by it and revive in it all that he held so dear before, all that touched his heart, that made his blood course through his veins, that drew tears from his eyes, and that so splendidly deceived him!
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7/15/2015 2:41:23 PM
Posted: 1 year ago
At 7/15/2015 2:38:31 PM, 1harderthanyouthink wrote:
That'd be way too annoying for Max.

+1
"Condoms are societal constructs created by the government to restrain 'Murican freedom!"-SolonKR

"But I jest and digress (sick rhymes, yo); every boob is equal in the eyes of the Lord."- SolonKR

"Oh Hey, Seeing Artichokes Makes Me Want to Have Sex."- SolonKR

"Yep, but anyone who touches my hair immediately ascends to the heavens..You're already an angel, so touching my hair can do nothing <3" -SolonKR

My hubby Hayd <3 <3
Lee001
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7/15/2015 2:42:34 PM
Posted: 1 year ago
At 7/15/2015 2:40:32 PM, Emilrose wrote:
At 7/15/2015 2:37:31 PM, Lee001 wrote:
At 7/15/2015 2:25:55 PM, Emilrose wrote:
At 7/15/2015 11:30:16 AM, Lee001 wrote:
At 7/15/2015 10:47:02 AM, mystery_man43 wrote:
I would REALLY appreciate it if you could give users the option to change their username.

Tat would be dumb. Then people wouldn't know who you are anymore because members would be changing their usernames monthly.

Not if they were given only the one chance to change it.

I highly doubt they would only give it once chance. Either way, it would be too confusing.

Maybe, but I think it should be an option on all websites and for this one--at least once. They could inform their 'friends' via PM or something.

But if you have a trouble maker, or someone harassing another member, they could easily change their name. Nobody would even know.
"Condoms are societal constructs created by the government to restrain 'Murican freedom!"-SolonKR

"But I jest and digress (sick rhymes, yo); every boob is equal in the eyes of the Lord."- SolonKR

"Oh Hey, Seeing Artichokes Makes Me Want to Have Sex."- SolonKR

"Yep, but anyone who touches my hair immediately ascends to the heavens..You're already an angel, so touching my hair can do nothing <3" -SolonKR

My hubby Hayd <3 <3
Emilrose
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7/15/2015 2:45:19 PM
Posted: 1 year ago
At 7/15/2015 2:42:34 PM, Lee001 wrote:
At 7/15/2015 2:40:32 PM, Emilrose wrote:
At 7/15/2015 2:37:31 PM, Lee001 wrote:
At 7/15/2015 2:25:55 PM, Emilrose wrote:
At 7/15/2015 11:30:16 AM, Lee001 wrote:
At 7/15/2015 10:47:02 AM, mystery_man43 wrote:
I would REALLY appreciate it if you could give users the option to change their username.

Tat would be dumb. Then people wouldn't know who you are anymore because members would be changing their usernames monthly.

Not if they were given only the one chance to change it.

I highly doubt they would only give it once chance. Either way, it would be too confusing.

Maybe, but I think it should be an option on all websites and for this one--at least once. They could inform their 'friends' via PM or something.

But if you have a trouble maker, or someone harassing another member, they could easily change their name. Nobody would even know.

True...unless they were restrictions placed on *who* could change their usernames, which would probably be better. Most trouble makers tend to be 'known' and anyone who harasses another member(s) are generally complained about, so they could be exempt.
All the time your soul is craving and longing for something else. And in vain does the dreamer rummage about in his old dreams, raking them over as though they were a heap of cinders, looking in these cinders for some spark, however tiny, to fan it into a flame so as to warm his chilled blood by it and revive in it all that he held so dear before, all that touched his heart, that made his blood course through his veins, that drew tears from his eyes, and that so splendidly deceived him!
Lee001
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7/15/2015 2:46:41 PM
Posted: 1 year ago
At 7/15/2015 2:45:19 PM, Emilrose wrote:
At 7/15/2015 2:42:34 PM, Lee001 wrote:
At 7/15/2015 2:40:32 PM, Emilrose wrote:
At 7/15/2015 2:37:31 PM, Lee001 wrote:
At 7/15/2015 2:25:55 PM, Emilrose wrote:
At 7/15/2015 11:30:16 AM, Lee001 wrote:
At 7/15/2015 10:47:02 AM, mystery_man43 wrote:
I would REALLY appreciate it if you could give users the option to change their username.

Tat would be dumb. Then people wouldn't know who you are anymore because members would be changing their usernames monthly.

Not if they were given only the one chance to change it.

I highly doubt they would only give it once chance. Either way, it would be too confusing.

Maybe, but I think it should be an option on all websites and for this one--at least once. They could inform their 'friends' via PM or something.

But if you have a trouble maker, or someone harassing another member, they could easily change their name. Nobody would even know.

True...unless they were restrictions placed on *who* could change their usernames, which would probably be better. Most trouble makers tend to be 'known' and anyone who harasses another member(s) are generally complained about, so they could be exempt.

Restricting members and finding out *who* these trouble makers are would cause allot more work for Max. It's useless.
"Condoms are societal constructs created by the government to restrain 'Murican freedom!"-SolonKR

"But I jest and digress (sick rhymes, yo); every boob is equal in the eyes of the Lord."- SolonKR

"Oh Hey, Seeing Artichokes Makes Me Want to Have Sex."- SolonKR

"Yep, but anyone who touches my hair immediately ascends to the heavens..You're already an angel, so touching my hair can do nothing <3" -SolonKR

My hubby Hayd <3 <3
Emilrose
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7/15/2015 2:47:54 PM
Posted: 1 year ago
At 7/15/2015 2:46:41 PM, Lee001 wrote:
At 7/15/2015 2:45:19 PM, Emilrose wrote:
At 7/15/2015 2:42:34 PM, Lee001 wrote:
At 7/15/2015 2:40:32 PM, Emilrose wrote:
At 7/15/2015 2:37:31 PM, Lee001 wrote:
At 7/15/2015 2:25:55 PM, Emilrose wrote:
At 7/15/2015 11:30:16 AM, Lee001 wrote:
At 7/15/2015 10:47:02 AM, mystery_man43 wrote:
I would REALLY appreciate it if you could give users the option to change their username.

Tat would be dumb. Then people wouldn't know who you are anymore because members would be changing their usernames monthly.

Not if they were given only the one chance to change it.

I highly doubt they would only give it once chance. Either way, it would be too confusing.

Maybe, but I think it should be an option on all websites and for this one--at least once. They could inform their 'friends' via PM or something.

But if you have a trouble maker, or someone harassing another member, they could easily change their name. Nobody would even know.

True...unless they were restrictions placed on *who* could change their usernames, which would probably be better. Most trouble makers tend to be 'known' and anyone who harasses another member(s) are generally complained about, so they could be exempt.

Restricting members and finding out *who* these trouble makers are would cause allot more work for Max. It's useless.

Yep...but as I say they're usually complained about in the first place...
All the time your soul is craving and longing for something else. And in vain does the dreamer rummage about in his old dreams, raking them over as though they were a heap of cinders, looking in these cinders for some spark, however tiny, to fan it into a flame so as to warm his chilled blood by it and revive in it all that he held so dear before, all that touched his heart, that made his blood course through his veins, that drew tears from his eyes, and that so splendidly deceived him!
Lee001
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7/15/2015 2:48:48 PM
Posted: 1 year ago
At 7/15/2015 2:47:54 PM, Emilrose wrote:
At 7/15/2015 2:46:41 PM, Lee001 wrote:
At 7/15/2015 2:45:19 PM, Emilrose wrote:
At 7/15/2015 2:42:34 PM, Lee001 wrote:
At 7/15/2015 2:40:32 PM, Emilrose wrote:
At 7/15/2015 2:37:31 PM, Lee001 wrote:
At 7/15/2015 2:25:55 PM, Emilrose wrote:
At 7/15/2015 11:30:16 AM, Lee001 wrote:
At 7/15/2015 10:47:02 AM, mystery_man43 wrote:
I would REALLY appreciate it if you could give users the option to change their username.

Tat would be dumb. Then people wouldn't know who you are anymore because members would be changing their usernames monthly.

Not if they were given only the one chance to change it.

I highly doubt they would only give it once chance. Either way, it would be too confusing.

Maybe, but I think it should be an option on all websites and for this one--at least once. They could inform their 'friends' via PM or something.

But if you have a trouble maker, or someone harassing another member, they could easily change their name. Nobody would even know.

True...unless they were restrictions placed on *who* could change their usernames, which would probably be better. Most trouble makers tend to be 'known' and anyone who harasses another member(s) are generally complained about, so they could be exempt.

Restricting members and finding out *who* these trouble makers are would cause allot more work for Max. It's useless.

Yep...but as I say they're usually complained about in the first place...

Either way, too much hassle.
"Condoms are societal constructs created by the government to restrain 'Murican freedom!"-SolonKR

"But I jest and digress (sick rhymes, yo); every boob is equal in the eyes of the Lord."- SolonKR

"Oh Hey, Seeing Artichokes Makes Me Want to Have Sex."- SolonKR

"Yep, but anyone who touches my hair immediately ascends to the heavens..You're already an angel, so touching my hair can do nothing <3" -SolonKR

My hubby Hayd <3 <3
000ike
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7/15/2015 2:50:23 PM
Posted: 1 year ago
what's so difficult about allowing a name change once a year or something?
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7/15/2015 2:51:26 PM
Posted: 1 year ago
At 7/15/2015 2:48:48 PM, Lee001 wrote:
At 7/15/2015 2:47:54 PM, Emilrose wrote:
At 7/15/2015 2:46:41 PM, Lee001 wrote:
At 7/15/2015 2:45:19 PM, Emilrose wrote:
At 7/15/2015 2:42:34 PM, Lee001 wrote:
At 7/15/2015 2:40:32 PM, Emilrose wrote:
At 7/15/2015 2:37:31 PM, Lee001 wrote:
At 7/15/2015 2:25:55 PM, Emilrose wrote:
At 7/15/2015 11:30:16 AM, Lee001 wrote:
At 7/15/2015 10:47:02 AM, mystery_man43 wrote:
I would REALLY appreciate it if you could give users the option to change their username.

Tat would be dumb. Then people wouldn't know who you are anymore because members would be changing their usernames monthly.

Not if they were given only the one chance to change it.

I highly doubt they would only give it once chance. Either way, it would be too confusing.

Maybe, but I think it should be an option on all websites and for this one--at least once. They could inform their 'friends' via PM or something.

But if you have a trouble maker, or someone harassing another member, they could easily change their name. Nobody would even know.

True...unless they were restrictions placed on *who* could change their usernames, which would probably be better. Most trouble makers tend to be 'known' and anyone who harasses another member(s) are generally complained about, so they could be exempt.

Restricting members and finding out *who* these trouble makers are would cause allot more work for Max. It's useless.

Yep...but as I say they're usually complained about in the first place...

Either way, too much hassle.

I guess xD
All the time your soul is craving and longing for something else. And in vain does the dreamer rummage about in his old dreams, raking them over as though they were a heap of cinders, looking in these cinders for some spark, however tiny, to fan it into a flame so as to warm his chilled blood by it and revive in it all that he held so dear before, all that touched his heart, that made his blood course through his veins, that drew tears from his eyes, and that so splendidly deceived him!
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7/15/2015 3:08:35 PM
Posted: 1 year ago
Bad idea, if TUF changed, i would become TUF, trololol
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7/15/2015 3:17:58 PM
Posted: 1 year ago
At 7/15/2015 2:37:31 PM, Lee001 wrote:
At 7/15/2015 2:25:55 PM, Emilrose wrote:
At 7/15/2015 11:30:16 AM, Lee001 wrote:
At 7/15/2015 10:47:02 AM, mystery_man43 wrote:
I would REALLY appreciate it if you could give users the option to change their username.

Tat would be dumb. Then people wouldn't know who you are anymore because members would be changing their usernames monthly.

Not if they were given only the one chance to change it.

I highly doubt they would only give it once chance. Either way, it would be too confusing.

It would be confusing. People in the darker areas of the site(religious forum) would probably change their user name constantly in order to harass another user.
"This is the true horror of religion. It allows perfectly decent and sane people to believe by the billions, what only lunatics could believe on their own." Sam Harris
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Death responded: "Because you are a beautiful lie, and I am the painful truth."
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7/15/2015 3:22:03 PM
Posted: 1 year ago
At 7/15/2015 3:17:58 PM, SamStevens wrote:
At 7/15/2015 2:37:31 PM, Lee001 wrote:
At 7/15/2015 2:25:55 PM, Emilrose wrote:
At 7/15/2015 11:30:16 AM, Lee001 wrote:
At 7/15/2015 10:47:02 AM, mystery_man43 wrote:
I would REALLY appreciate it if you could give users the option to change their username.

Tat would be dumb. Then people wouldn't know who you are anymore because members would be changing their usernames monthly.

Not if they were given only the one chance to change it.

I highly doubt they would only give it once chance. Either way, it would be too confusing.

It would be confusing. People in the darker areas of the site(religious forum) would probably change their user name constantly in order to harass another user.

Exactly.
"Condoms are societal constructs created by the government to restrain 'Murican freedom!"-SolonKR

"But I jest and digress (sick rhymes, yo); every boob is equal in the eyes of the Lord."- SolonKR

"Oh Hey, Seeing Artichokes Makes Me Want to Have Sex."- SolonKR

"Yep, but anyone who touches my hair immediately ascends to the heavens..You're already an angel, so touching my hair can do nothing <3" -SolonKR

My hubby Hayd <3 <3
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7/15/2015 3:23:16 PM
Posted: 1 year ago
At 7/15/2015 10:47:02 AM, mystery_man43 wrote:
I would REALLY appreciate it if you could give users the option to change their username.

Just make a new account and bug us there.
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7/15/2015 4:23:47 PM
Posted: 1 year ago
I would be ok with that so long as your DDO history follows you. I am totally against someone changing their user name to get rid of their history.
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7/15/2015 4:25:59 PM
Posted: 1 year ago
At 7/15/2015 4:23:47 PM, sadolite wrote:
I would be ok with that so long as your DDO history follows you. I am totally against someone changing their user name to get rid of their history. All of your aliases would have to be on your profile. (Formerly known as)
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7/15/2015 4:49:21 PM
Posted: 1 year ago
At 7/15/2015 4:23:47 PM, sadolite wrote:
I would be ok with that so long as your DDO history follows you. I am totally against someone changing their user name to get rid of their history.
Exactly, I'm sure if Hillary had the chance to, she would get rid of her history.
I've noticed that everyone who is for abortion has already been born." - Ronald Reagan
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7/15/2015 8:48:15 PM
Posted: 1 year ago
At 7/15/2015 4:49:21 PM, mystery_man43 wrote:
At 7/15/2015 4:23:47 PM, sadolite wrote:
I would be ok with that so long as your DDO history follows you. I am totally against someone changing their user name to get rid of their history.
Exactly, I'm sure if Hillary had the chance to, she would get rid of her history.

You have to have actually done something note worthy to have a history or a past.
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7/16/2015 4:02:31 PM
Posted: 1 year ago
At 7/15/2015 12:56:49 PM, Lee001 wrote:
At 7/15/2015 12:01:49 PM, Jedi4 wrote:
id change it to jedi5

More like Wishiwasajedi

I am a jedi
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7/17/2015 12:06:17 PM
Posted: 1 year ago
At 7/15/2015 10:47:02 AM, mystery_man43 wrote:
I would REALLY appreciate it if you could give users the option to change their username.

Just make another account.