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I just want to change the gmail acct name and I cannot find…

Hi, I just want...

Hi, I just want to change the gmail acct name and I cannot find the 'gear",

Technician's Assistant: How long have you had this issue with your Gmail account?

Moreover, I cannot find another acct that has my desired name (created eons ago).

Technician's Assistant: How do you access your email most often? On a phone or tablet, or through a web browser?

A few months?

Technician's Assistant: What troubleshooting have you tried?

Everything on google...

Technician's Assistant: Anything else you want the Email Expert to know before I connect you?

No, the missing gear icon drives me nuts...thx

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9/21/2017
Kamil Anwar
Kamil Anwar, Exchange & Email Consultant
Category: Email
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Experience: 8+ Years of Experience. / CCNA (S), CCNA (W), CCNA (RS), MCTS, MBCs.
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Customer reply replied 12 months ago
No thx...if you can answer my issue I can take it from there.
Customer reply replied 12 months ago
how do I change a gmail acct name?
Customer reply replied 12 months ago
since the "gear" icon has been removed
  1. On your computer, open Gmail.
  2. In the top right, click Settings .
  3. Click the Accounts and Import or Accounts tab.
  4. In the "Send mail as" section, click edit info.
  5. Add the name you want to show when you send messages.
  6. At the bottom, click Save Changes.
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Customer reply replied 12 months ago
the account or impost option is not there
Customer reply replied 12 months ago
I'd like a refund pls. I will work it be creating a new and different acct. thx anyway.

Okay

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Customer reply replied 12 months ago
tHANK YOU...GOODBYE
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