I have a profile on Stack Overflow. I recently decided to change the name on my profile. I did this, but I made a spelling mistake! I wrote "Kryton" instead of "Kryten"! When I tried to fix this, a message came back saying that I can only change my profile name every 30 days. Why? Is there any way I can fix my profile name?
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Email email@example.com to correct this problem.
You might also attempt to change your profile on another site, and then copy the profile to stackoverflow on your user account page. I don't know if this will work, but if it does please report back.
The change and discussion surrounding it is here:
You might consider changing this to a "feature-request" and asking that a grace period of 5 minutes be allowed for typos and such when one does change their name.
There is now a 15 minute grace period after every displayname change during which displayname may be changed as often as you like.
Go to that question and explain your problem. Some of us are hoping that he sees some of the problem arisen from this.