After changing my user name, how do I see my previous user names?

After GDPR, social networks have a data access tool where the user can see the previous user names and even biography texts and display name texts.

Is the same possible on Stack Exchange Network?

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    I don't think they are kept, your name is not how the system tracks you AFAIK. You are tracked by your ID 379894 and the name is just a bit of flair. – Mark Kirby Jul 11 '18 at 21:47
  • I see, thanks @MarkKirby. ID matters more, I agree, because it is constant and unique. – neverMind9 Jul 11 '18 at 21:50
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    As for GDPR, there is option somewhere to download all your data, doesn't it contain your past names? I didn't try downloading it yet so can't really know. – Shadow The Dragon Wizard Jul 11 '18 at 22:48
  • @ShadowWizard Not sure. On some social networks out there, the user data archive contains the username history, on others it does not. – neverMind9 Jul 11 '18 at 22:49
  • Why did I get banned from asking questions after this question got four upvotes? – neverMind9 Mar 10 at 12:17

You can see your past names only up to 90 days, not before. In case you changed name in the past 90 days, go to your Edit Profile & Settings page, there you'll see "recent names" link below the Display Name field:

Click the number, and you'll see your recent names and when they were last used:

  • Ah, I see, thanks. Did you just take this screenshot? – neverMind9 Jul 11 '18 at 22:43
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    @neverMind9 with sock account, yes. Didn't want to change my main account name just for testing. That's what the sock exists for. :) – Shadow The Dragon Wizard Jul 11 '18 at 22:45
  • I see, thanks :) @ShadowWizard – neverMind9 Jul 11 '18 at 22:46

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