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There's a new numerical field in user profiles called "past names" which when clicked will display a dialog listing previous usernames and when they were last used. (I can only see this on my own profile, but I assume others have it on their profile pages as well.)

Who can see other users' past names? Is it only moderators?

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Who can see other users' past names? Is it only moderators?

I don't see this on your profile on SO or MSO where I'm a regular user, but I can see it for a different user on Gardening & Landscaping, where I'm a moderator. So your guess is correct: only moderators & devs can view this info.

Here's a screenshot, thanks to Jeremy Banks:

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