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My user name changed

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My user name changed

My user name changed into email administrator first then email service. Tried changing it but still the name "email service" appears as my name when I email someone. Please help. Thank you!
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Re: My user name changed


Check out our Tips and Tricks article on this. If that name is showing on your account, you may want to check and make sure the account wasn't hacked. Often times hackers will change the sending name to something like that to send spam to other users.

Check out our Tips and Tricks board for solutions to most Yahoo Mail issues!
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