How to change a WordPress username

How to change a WordPress username

  1. Go to Servage control panel > MySQL page and click phpMyAdmin to open MySQL Database.

  2. In the left-hand pane of phpMyAdmin, click the WordPress database. A list of tables in the database appears.

  3. Click the wp_users table.

  4. In the user_login column, locate the username that you want to change.

  5. Double-click the username, type the new username, and then press Enter.

  6. Log in to WordPress using the new username. (Your password remains unchanged.)

  7. Under Dashboard, click Users, and then click Your Profile.

  8. Under Name, update the First Name, Last Name, Nickname, and Display name publicly as options for the account.

  9. Click Update Profile.


You can now login in WordPress Dashboard using the new username!