Help and info

How do I change my Minecraft username?

In order to change your Minecraft username:

  1. 1. Go to, and log in.
  2. 2. Find your Minecraft profile username and click on the "Change" link (next to your profile name).
  3. 3. Enter your new Minecraft username and current password. Double check your new username as you won't be able to change it for 30 days.
  4. 4. Click on the "Change name" button.

When can I change my Minecraft username?

You can only change your Minecraft username once every 30 days.

What happens to my old Minecraft username?

You can also change your Minecraft username back to your old username after 30 days. Everyone else must wait for 37 days before they can switch to your old Minecraft username.

What is Minecraft UUID?

Minecraft UUID is Universally Unique Identifier. Every Minecraft account has a own unique UUID and username. The UUID of a Minecraft account will never change, Mojang and Minecraft servers use UUID to track players and make sure that bans, ranks, etc, remain with the player even after they change their username.

How can I remove my Minecraft username history?

Mojang has stated that it is their intention that previous usernames can be seen and they have provided a method to allow the public to access this information. Therefore we will not alter or remove username information or history.

Can you help with a problem with my Minecraft account?

Unfortunately this website is not affiliated with Mojang or Microsoft, the developers of Minecraft. If you need help with your Minecraft account, please contact Mojang directly as we won't be able to help. We have no control over Minecraft accounts or usernames.