How to change your name in COD Vanguard and Warzone

How to change your name in COD Vanguard and Warzone

If you want to change your Call of Duty Warzone or Vanguard ID, we show you how to do it from both games, mobile or PC.

Call of Duty is living a sweet moment thanks to Warzone and its annual installments. Although this policy could change, the truth is that every day there are more fans in the Call of Duty community.

Sure you’ve ever wanted change name in COD Warzone, COD Black Ops Cold War or the most recent COD Vanguard. There is a way to do it, and it is not difficult at all.

In multiplayer games we can see all kinds of player names. From some imaginative to some inappropriate (with its consequent ban). Each one will have its origin and anecdote, that’s for sure.

If you play some Call of Duty title and you want to give your name a facelift, here we show you How to change your name in COD Vanguard or Warzone; this also holds true for Cold War, by the way.

How to change your name in COD Vanguard and Warzone

Changing your name in Call of Duty Vanguard or Warzone en very easy. You may think that it is a cumbersome process, but you can do it in a matter of minutes.

There are two ways to change your name in Call of Duty games. Of course, you should know that there are some rules that you cannot break … we will explain them to you.

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Basically, you can only change your name three times every 6 months. Also, you cannot include terms or references that are sexual, racist or have offensive connotations.

Your COD name can be changed from the games themselves, or from the Activision website through your PC or mobile phone.

From Call of Duty Warzone / Vanguard / Black Ops Cold War

To change your name in Call of Duty games, you need to change your user ID for your respective Activision account.

Also, you should know that this user ID will apply to all COD games. It is not possible to use a different name in Warzone, Vanguard or Cold War specifically. It must be the same.

These are the steps to change your name from the options menu of each Call of Duty game:

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  1. Launch Call of Duty Warzone or Call of Duty Vanguard
  2. Select “Settings” on the home screen
  3. Select the “Account” tab
  4. Access “Activision Account”
  5. Select the option ” Change display name ”
  6. Enter your new name, select “confirm” and you will have already made the name change

From a PC or mobile

It’s also possible to change your Call of Duty name from the official Activision website. This is valid from the browser you usually use, either on PC or mobile device.

It is a very simple process, although it is a bit longer than from the games themselves. From this tab you can see how many name changes have you made and how many are left free.

These are the steps to change your name from a PC or mobile (via Activision website):

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  1. Log in to your Activision account at Call of Duty official website
  2. Select “Profile” from the drop-down menu in the upper right corner
  3. Select “Basic Information”
  4. Access the “Edit” tab next to “Activision account ID”
  5. Enter your new username (may ask you to verify by email)
  6. Click “Save” and you can now play all the Call of Duty under your new name.

Remember that, in case you have already changed your name three times in the last six months, you will have to wait a while to do it again. This is true for all Call of Duty.

Do you usually play COD Vanguard or COD Warzone? If so, we recommend you take a look at the following guides in Hobby Consoles: Best class and accessories for Sten in COD Vanguard, Use the double XP of Warzone and Cold War in Vanguard, or Error codes and solutions of COD Warzone.

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