To change your user name:
- From the user menu, select User preferences.
- On the right side, click Full name.
Note that if a user is managed via automated user management, they can't change their name from the UI.
For details about account structure, see Organization and account structure.
To add and rename accounts from the UI:
- From the Access management UI, click Accounts.
- For the account you want to rename, click and then click Edit account.
For how to use the API for this, see our NerdGraph docs.
Account names are differentiated by account ID, not by name. For this reason, an organization can have multiple accounts with the same name.
If you can't change an account name, it may be because: