My username appears on my course EdBlog as my UNI. How do I change this?

If you would like to change how your name appears on the blog next to content you create, follow these steps:

Step 1) If you are an administrator of the course EdBlog, click on the Users pane and select Your Profile from the menu.
If you hold any role other than Administrator, click on the Profile pane.

Step 2) Complete the first name and last name fields of your profile. Then select from the drop down “Display name publicly as” the name arrangement you wish to appear next to content you complete on the course website.


  1. As instructor, can I add users to my EdBlog?
  2. Can each student in my course set up their own blog with the EdBlogs service?
  3. Can I invite visitors to my EdBlog if they do not have a Columbia University ID (UNI)
  4. Does EdBlogs support localization / foreign languages?
  5. How can I migrate my EdBlog?
  6. How do I add images, video, documents, and other media to my EdBlogs posts and pages?
  7. How do I change the front page of my EdBlog from a multiple post view to a single content page?
  8. How do I change the icon (Avatar) that appears next to students names in an EdBlog comment?
  9. How do I change the look and layout of my EdBlog?
  10. How do I configure nested comments on EdBlogs?
  11. How do I edit multiple posts at once?
  12. How do I get student names to appear in the sidebar with posts and comments tracked?
  13. How do I manage blog categories (add, edit, and delete)?
  14. How do I request an Edblogs site?
  15. How do I resize images in an EdBlogs post so they appear correctly in the theme?
  16. How may I organize my course EdBlog with multiple authors writing regularly on new topics?
  17. Is there a way to make sure an EdBlog post stays at the top of the home page?
  18. My username appears on my course EdBlog as my UNI. How do I change this?
  19. What is the best way to add my syllabus to EdBlogs?
  20. Where Can I Find Documentation about EdBlogs?
  21. Who may view the EdBlogs site for my course?
  22. Can my students use EdBlogs with a mobile device?
  23. What is the difference between categories and tags in EdBlogs?
  24. How do I change the title of my blog?
  25. Why doesn't YouTube video or other embedded media appear?

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