How to Change Name in Gmail Email

how to change name in gmail

How to Change Name in Gmail Email | Did you know that you can change the display name while sending email from Gmail any time you like. Yes, you can send an email with a completely different name and the recipient will see that name in their inbox. Changing names in Gmail emails can be very useful in many ways. For example, you can use your business name when sending emails to increase the clickthrough rate of your emails.

On this occasion, I will review how to change your name in gmail. As I said above changing the email name can be very useful in many ways. So read this article to the end.

PS: This will only change your display name for the recipient, your email will remain the same and will be visible to the recipient. Your email address cannot be changed once it is created.

How to Change Name in Gmail Email

Gmail name can only be changed on the desktop version of Gmail from settings, so make sure you access from PC before following the instructions below:

While in your inbox, click on the icon “gears” in the top right corner and select “See all settings” from there.

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In the Settings section, now select the tab “Accounts and Import“.

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Once in the tab “Accounts and Import“, scroll down and search “Send email as“, click “edit info” next to the email address you want to rename.

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Another window will open, here type a new name in the empty space next to the “Name” and also select it by clicking on the selection point at the beginning. After that, click the “S . buttonchange change” to save changes.

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Now just compose the message and you will see your new name as the sender, and the recipient will see your new name in the received email.

I’m sure you will find this very useful if you want a custom name when sending emails. There are many possibilities, like you can use your nickname in your personal Gmail account or maybe add “business name” with your name.