When you signed up for Fortnite eagerly, you may did not care about your display name. But after playing a few games of Fortnite, you may come up with an idea for a better display name. Now, you want to change your Fortnite name. Do not worry , it is pretty simple and can be done in less than a minute.
Your Epic Games display name is the name which appears on your account on the Epic Games Launcher. Changing your Epic Games display name will not affect your PSN or Xbox Live gamertags. However, to change your PSN or Xbox Gamertag, you are able to contact Sony or Microsoft for assistance. If you have only played on console and you want to make a display name for your Epic Games account, you will need to upgrade your account to a full Epic Games account.
HOW TO CHANGE YOUR FORTNITE NAME (FROM PC)
Apparently, there are some steps that you have to do to change your Fortnite name from PC. If you are on PC and really want to change your Fortnite name, so you are able to follow these steps below:
- At the first step, you have to run Epic Games Launcher.
- After that, on the top right, you are able to click your Fortnite name and select Manage Account.
- Automatically, you are going to go to the Personal Details web page.
- Now, you have to enter your desired display name under DISPLAY NAME. For note: You are able to change your display name once every two weeks.
- The last step that you have to do is to scroll to the bottom of the page and click SAVE CHANGES.
HOW TO CHANGE YOUR FORTNITE NAME (FROM SMARTPHONE)
If you want to change your Fortnite name from your Smartphone, you are able to do these steps below:
- At the first step, you have to open the browser you use to browse online on your Smartphone and connect to the official Fortnite site.
- When this is done, you have to press the menu icon that is located at the top of the screen. Among the options that will open, you have to touch the button to access, then answer with the key No.
- On the new screen which appears, you have to scroll down and tap the button to access, to open the form to insert a Username. After completed, you are able to press the button to access. If all the data was correct, you will be redirected to the main page.
- Lastly, on the new open page, you are able to move the Display name sound White box with your name and enter the new one. When you are done logging in, please scroll down and press the blue button Save Changes. Finally, your new name in Fortnite has been changed. But remember to change it again you need to wait at least two weeks of time.