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What happened to my user name?

Im not sure if this is the right place to report bugs (i guess no) but i just did not find any other (better) place to do so...

So my problem is that everywhere on stackoverflow i see user70542 instead of my real nick name psicho.... any idea why ? :)

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marked as duplicate by balpha Sep 16 '10 at 7:55

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Duplicate, see:… and there are more. – Toon Krijthe Sep 16 '10 at 6:21
I should point out that this is the place to report bugs. – uɐɯsO uɐɥʇɐN Sep 16 '10 at 6:43

To change your username (what you are calling a "nick name"), simply click the "userXXXXX" you see at the top of the page. Then click the "Edit" link and enter your desired username.

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