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Change the Name on an E-mail Account in 1&1 WebMail

Learn how to change the display name for your E-mail account through 1&1 WebMail.

The display name for an E-mail account is the name your recipients will see in their inboxes instead of displaying the full e-mail address. For example, the e-mail address John.Smith@1and1help.com could have the display name of "John Smith".

Step 1
Log in to the 1&1 WebMail interface. Log in page
Log in Page

Step 2
Click the menu icon and then click Edit Settings.
Webmail Email page
Webmail Mail page

Step 3
Click Accounts from the Settings menu.
Settings menu
Settings menu
Step 4
Click Edit to make changes to your e-mail account settings. Accounts overview
Accounts overview
Step 5
Here you can change your display name by editing the Your name section of the Account Settings. Once you are finished, click Save to save your changes. Account Settings page
Account Settings page
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