How to Change Your or Contact Name on WhatsApp

In this post, you’ll see these:

I use an Android phone, iPhone, and PC (Windows 11). Let’s begin.

How to Change Your Name on WhatsApp

Android

On your Android device, open the WhatsApp Messenger app and hit the three vertical dots at the top right.

Select Settings.

Hit your name at the top and tap the Pencil icon beside “Name.”

Remove the existing one and provide a name.

Hit the Save option in the popup, and that’s all.

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iPhone

On iPhone, open WhatsApp and hit the Settings tab at the bottom.

Tap your name at the top and hit your current name.

Remove the existing one and provide a new name.

Tap “done” on the keyboard, and that’s it.

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WhatsApp Web

Open the WhatsApp Web and hit your profile picture on the left sidebar top.

In the Your name, you can see your name, and besides that, a Pencil icon. Hit the icon, remove the current one and provide a new name.

Click on the Tick icon, and that’s all.

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How to Change Your Contact Name on WhatsApp

Note: You can’t do this task on WhatsApp Web.

Android

Open the WhatsApp chat of the contact you wish to change the name.

Tap the contact name and hit the three vertical dots at the top right.

Select Edit and change the name.

Hit Save at the top right.

That’s it.

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iPhone

Open the WhatsApp conversation of the contact you want to change the name.

Hit the contact name at the top and tap Edit at the top right.

Change the name and hit Save at the top right corner.

That’s all.

Thanks for reading.