Help with username registration

Updated: April 23, 2020

The username I want is taken

If you try to select a username and see that it has already been claimed, you will need to select a different one. Remember the following:

I see an error message when I try to select my username, but I don’t think it’s taken

Here are the possible reasons why you would be unable to claim a username that seems available:

Can I get an inactive username?

Unfortunately, we cannot release inactive usernames at this time. Please read our inactive account policy for more detailed information.