Where and how can I change my name or nick in HouseParty?

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Nowadays, this medium is used both to stay in touch with our friends and to have fun. So long as HouseParty's main objective is to offer its users a quality and fun service, where they can create groups and play, from the comfort of their home.

Normally, when we download and install this application on our computers or mobile devices, it is necessary to create an account and add a username or nickname. But if for some reason you want to change it and you don't know how to do it, don't worry. Because in this post we will say that c omo can easily change the name to HouseParty.



How does HouseParty work?

It is essential to know what HouseParty is, how it is used and how it works. It is an application similar to Skype, Team, Hangouts, WhatsApp, among others. However, HouseParty has some details that make the difference with the ones already mentioned uses. Having as its main characteristics that it is a network where you can make group video calls and you can add up to eight people.

Likewise, among its outstanding features, it provides a notification to the user when one of his contacts enters it. It also offers a series of games that you can play with a group of people or creare chat room.

Among the most important games are:

  • Pictionary: which consists in drawing figures and making others guess what it is.
  • Trivial: it works by asking questions and answers
  • It is also very common to play Who's Who, among other games.

On the other hand, it is important to note that this application is available for both Android, iOS, MacOS and Google Chrome. Also, to get it, you just have to search for it in your team's official store or add it as an extension (in case of using Google Chrome)



Rename to HouseParty

If you are new to this application, you surely have doubts about how the different options of the app work. Taking into account that, one of the main things about this tool, is to register with a name that will be with which our friends can identify us easily.

For this reason, the nickname or name represents a great importance, when you start in this social network. However, it should be noted that it is not necessary to add the actual data, but it is still recommended to add an appropriate name.

Based on this, some users may not be satisfied with the name they have registered in their HousePart account. If this is your case and you want to change it, don't worry, because there is a solution that will allow you to change it again.

Surely you are wondering, but how or where can I do this? Fortunately, you don't need to use another program to be able to change the name in HousParty, as you can do it from within the same application.

Steps to change my name or nick in HouseParty

The steps you need to perform are as follows:


  • Apri l’app HouseParty
  • Select the smiley face icon, which is located in the upper left corner
  • Then a new window appears, you have to click on the gear that appears in the upper left area
  • Once there, we hit the option Edit profile
  • Then, a window appears with all the data added to your profile. And this way you can change your name or nickname.

Normally, these types of applications are very useful when we need a hobby. For this reason, in times of quarantine, it went viral, being used mainly by teenagers and young people. Taking into account that it is not suitable for children under the age of 13.


Finally, we hope this post helped you. However, we would love to hear the your opinion Do you think HouseParty is a fun app? Do you know how to download and use HouseParty on my PC? Leave us your answers in the comments.

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