How do I change my name on Facebook?
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Over the next few months, we're updating how www.facebook.com looks. Learn more about how to switch between New and Classic Facebook. Click below to go to the directions for the version you're using.
New Facebook
  1. Review our name standards.
  2. Click in the top right of Facebook.
  3. Select Settings & Privacy > Settings.
  4. Click Name.
  5. Enter your name and click Review Change.
  6. Enter your password and click Save Changes.
Classic Facebook
To change your name on Facebook on a computer:
  1. Review our name standards.
  2. Click in the top right of any Facebook page and click Settings.
  3. Click Name.
  4. Enter your name and click Review Change.
  5. Enter your password and click Save Changes.
If you're having trouble changing your name, please fill out this form to let us know. You can only change your name every 60 days.
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