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Creating and Managing a User Name

Learn how to use your e-mail address to access your 1&1 account.

The program will automatically assign your account e-mail address as the user name, however you will be able to choose between your account e-mail and the e-mail address used to register any domain you currently have with us.

Step 1
Step 2
Click 1&1 User Name from the menu on the left side of the window. Contract Overview
Contract Overview
Step 3
Enter the e-mail address you wish to serve as your user name in the appropriate text boxes and then click Confirm. Username confirmation page
Username confirmation page

A confirmation screen will appear informing you the process is underway. An activation e-mail will be sent to the e-mail account specified as your user name with a link to activate your user name with. Once you click the activation link, your user name will be active. Username Status page

Username Status page

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