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A user-name is a name you create or want to be identified with. Many sites will ask you what user-name you wish to be identified with when you open an account with them. It is really up to you. It could be your actual name, part of your name, or a fictitious one. For example, my user-name for this site is Viper1usmc. It might be something else on another site. As long as it is available (no one else took it first) you can use it as yours. Viper1 (another user-name) A username identifies people, especially on the internet, where registration is required. If people don't register, they don't have access to some features of the site, and other people would be able to access your account, so you have a username AND a password.

For this site and well, I think any a name that has nothing to do with your real name that people on here or another website will know you as. Who would be stupid enough to post their username and password on this thing?!?!
The name which other people you interact with on an online area will see and interact with. Also, the name by which you use to get onto said online area or otherwise computer device.

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โˆ™ 2020-10-30 23:35:20
Just tried to sign in for the first time. I put a name in for user name and was told it wasn't a proper user name. What should I put in.ย 
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โˆ™ 2020-08-27 07:57:29

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