How to Change Your Name in TrueCaller?
TrueCaller is a popular caller ID app that most people use to identify unknown callers. Now the app has evolved to be more than just a caller ID app by adding several new features. But, most people still use it to identify unknown callers or unknown text message senders. TrueCaller uploads the contacts of each of its users to the cloud. Hence, it identifies numbers. The app also lets users report a caller, so other people know if a number belongs to a fraud person or a marketing person. In this way, you can easily avoid spam callers.
As I said, it pushes users’ contact to the cloud and makes a database of the phone numbers. If someone saved your phone number to a random name, it will show that random name for your phone number. If you want to channel your name in TrueCaller, so that the app shows your correct name to other people, you can easily do this. In this article, I will tell you how you can change your name on TrueCaller.
Change Name in TrueCaller
For changing your name on TrueCaller, you need to use the TrueCaller app on your phone.
If you have never used TrueCaller, download the app from PlayStore or App Store depending on the phone you use. Once, you download the TrueCaller app, it asks you to select the phone number and create an account. If you have a dual SIM phone, select the phone number for which you wish to change the name on TrueCaller. If you already had an account with the same phone number, it will log in. Otherwise, it will ask you to enter your personal details including your name and email.
After your profile has been created, this name will be shown for your number.
If TrueCaller didn’t ask for your personal details but directly sent you to the app dashboard, you already had an account. So, you need to review your profile details and see if you have the wrong name in your TrueCaller profile. For this, click on the hamburger icon at the top left corner. Then click on the edit icon at the left of your phone number. On the next Screen, you can change the name and save the profile details.
After your data is saved, it will start showing the new name you saved on your profile. It may take up to two days before the new name starts appearing for your phone number.
TrueCaller app is available on both Android and iOS. If you do not want to use the app, you can also change the name from the Truecaller website. Truecaller.com, you can sign in with your phone number and change your profile details.
Now you know how to change name on TrueCaller. If the app is showing the wrong name for your number, you can use the steps given above and change your name. This is really simple.