Contacts name won't change

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Contacts name won't change

For some reason, my girlfriend profile name won't change on my computor. 

She's changed it a ton of times to see if it would work.

Hell, I just reinstalled Skype to see if that would work, but no dice...


Since we're hardcore RPers, we often change our names to the characters we RP the most at teh current time. For months, hers has been Caroline (as in from Portal 2)... 

She chnaged it to her OC Hunter from L4D, but she's still coming up as Caroline for me...


It's been like this all summer...

How the hell do I fix it?

Novel Tourist
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Re: Contacts name won't change

I'm having the same problem. I changed my Full Name on this site's Account Profile Details page but others still see me with my old name.
Casual Adventurer
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Me too. I uninstalled my Skype application, deleted all skype settings, created a new profile with a different e-mail adress and I also identified with my previous account name when I send messages.
Novel Tourist
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Same problem. (For partly the same reason as the OP, haha. I think most people don't change their display names so frequently!)


I wish there were a fix for this - it only started happening to me in the past few weeks.

Casual Tourist
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Yeah  i changed my name to "Definitely Batman" and have since changed it again multiple times but to my friends I still appear as Batman. They tried deleting my name and I got rid of all names on my end but i'm still the batman...

Would really appreciate it if someone could tell me how to stop being the Batman.

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