• Welcome to Windows10Forum.com, a free community where people just like you come together to discuss, share and learn how to use their computers. Using this forum is easy and fun. As a guest, you can browse and view all the content on the site, however, you won't be able to leave comments or create new topics unless you create a free account. 

    Click here to Register a free account now and JOIN the discussion!


User Names

Recommended Posts

Hi. I use a Windows 10 computer - in the past it has been joint with my ex partner. So when it was setup, the user name created was, say 'AandB'.

Whilst I have now changed the user name via Win10 Settings to just A, in lots of other places it still comes up as AandB.  I guess it doesn't matter but it makes me very upset to see B still shown.

Going into Windows Explorer and then Users, on a right click there is no option to rename the folder - is there any way I can delete B from everywhere on my PC or do I have to create a new account, then delete the old one? My concern is that I will lose all the files associated with the old user name.

Many thanks 

Share this post

Link to post
Share on other sites

Join the conversation

You can post now and register later. If you have an account, sign in now to post with your account.

Reply to this topic...

×   Pasted as rich text.   Paste as plain text instead

  Only 75 emoji are allowed.

×   Your link has been automatically embedded.   Display as a link instead

×   Your previous content has been restored.   Clear editor

×   You cannot paste images directly. Upload or insert images from URL.

  • Who's Online   0 Members, 0 Anonymous, 38 Guests (See full list)

    There are no registered users currently online