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User Name Display Format

Platform Managers can use the User Name Format task to enter a custom user name display format using predefined placeholders. This user name display format appears on directory search results, printed directories, user profiles, and group pages.

By default, the user's name appears in the following order: prefix, first name, "nickname," middlename, (maidenname), last name, suffix, grad year abbreviation.

Example: Mrs. Georgia "Jenny" Ann (Smith) Aftisse '08.

Set the user name format

  1. From the drop-down menu in the upper, right-hand corner, select Core.

  2. Click Security under Settings.

  3. Click User Name Format.

  4. Use the placeholders to enter a new name format in the Custom Format text box. 

  5. Click Save & Exit.