How to change username and password

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TBU1Bikesu
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How to change username and password

Post by TBU1Bikesu » 02 November 19 5:08 pm

I registered here couple of years ago with bikesu. I am a member of Geocaching.com where my nickname is TBU1Bikesu. I want to use that nickname as of now, but can't find out how.

2nd question: I forgot the old password, got a temporary one. How can I change that one into a new password?

Thanks for help.

Cheers Susan

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Re: How to change username and password

Post by caughtatwork » 04 November 19 8:09 am

To align your geocaching names use this self-service function. https://geocaching.com.au/my/settings Make sure you have the correct case set.

If you also want to update your forum name to match, please let us know in this thread and we'll get a faeries onto it. That's not a self-service function at the moment.

You can change your password via the User Control Panel which you can find by clicking on your name at the top right of the forum.

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Re: How to change username and password

Post by Little Panther » 28 March 20 5:29 pm

Could I please have my caching forum name changed from Little Kitten to Little Panther. Thank you.

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Re: How to change username and password

Post by caughtatwork » 28 March 20 9:55 pm

Done and email sent.

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Re: How to change username and password

Post by skylizard » 31 March 20 9:23 pm

Could I please change my username from Skylizard to skylizard

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Re: How to change username and password

Post by caughtatwork » 01 April 20 10:32 am

Yes and an email has been sent.

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Re: How to change username and password

Post by ziggy_k » 01 April 20 7:37 pm

Could I please have my geocaching name changed from ziggy_k to b4today, I have tried the self-service function
but that has only produced errors and all my details disappear.
I wish to retain ziggy_k as my forum name. Thank you.
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Re: How to change username and password

Post by caughtatwork » 01 April 20 8:11 pm

Self serve should work?
Please copy and paste the errors so we can see what's wrong.
Do you have any finds or hides at either this site or GCHQ?

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