How to Change your Username on Threads (Android or IOS App)- Step by Step Guide

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Meta’s new app, Threads from Instagram is now a popular app on Android (Google Play Store) and IOS (App Store) after it launched. Those Threads users who are searching for How to change your username on Threads or how to change Threads user name without an Instagram user name. you don’t have to worry about rushing to secure your username if you have an Instagram account.

Your Instagram username and verification badge are reserved for you. You can login at the Threads app using your Instagram username. There is no chance to edit or change on the threads app. But here is a hack for you.

Also, Check – Instagram Threads App Download Link (, Play Store & App Store, Features

How to Change Your User Name on Threads?

If you already signed up for Threads from the Instagram app then you have to go to your Instagram account because the Threads app uses your Instagram account to log in, Instagram and Threads share your basic details.

In order to change/edit usernames on threads, you have to change your Instagram username first. Here is the step-by-step guide for changing Threads Username How to Change Your Username in Threads on iPhone & Android phones.

Step 1– Login to the Instagram app (iOS App Store or/Google play store).

Step 2 – After successful login. Tap on the Profile icon (right bottom corner).

Step 3 – After this tap on edit Profile Option.

Step 4 – Click on ‘username’ and enter the desired username. After this click on the ‘Done’ button ( Right Top Corner).

Step 5 – Once you change your Username in the Instagram app it automatically reflects on Threads Android or IOS App.

Step 6 – Now Open the Threads app and check your username.

In the Threads app, you can change or edit Bio, Link only. You can’t change your username directly on the Threads app.

The threads username change limit is not decided yet.

How do I change my username on Threads?

Changing the username of the Threads app is very simple, you can change your Threads username by changing your Instagram username.

FAQs –

Why we can’t change Threads from Instagram username?

Meta reserved the username for Instagram users. So while you log in to new threads Android or iOS app, it automatically generates your Instagram username.

Is there a way to change your thread’s username?

No, there is no option/settings for changing the Threads Username on Threads app but you can try on the Instagram app.

1 thought on “How to Change your Username on Threads (Android or IOS App)- Step by Step Guide”

  1. Not going to use threads if I can’t change my username. Changed it on Instagram but it didn’t automatically change it on Threads. Will not use Threads if I can’t change my username.

    I have Twitter followers that know me by my username. If unable to change will delete Instagram and Threads.


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