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How can I change my name on Stack Overflow?

I was assigned a pretty stupid name at Stack Overflow. How do I change it or how do I notify someone who could change it for me?

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Ehm... You were assigned the name anopheles? How? –  Mr Lister Nov 8 '12 at 18:52
    
Ask the person who assigned you that name to assign you a new one. It usually works… –  F'x Nov 8 '12 at 19:43

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There is an edit link in the upper right on your profile page. For your account it is located here: http://stackoverflow.com/users/edit/1509533 Here you can edit the display name for your account.

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Click your name on the gray bar on top to go to your profile page.
Then, click the edit link in the upper right.

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