The username is one of the most important parts of a player’s identity in gaming. Especially in a game as iconic as Halo Infinite. If you manage to make an iconic play, you might just become legendary in the community. To help you stand out or maybe correct some spelling errors, here’s how to change your username in Halo Infinite.
There is a universal way to change your Gamertag by going to the Xbox Change Gamertag page in your browser since it will be linked to your Xbox profile anyway. But there are also alternative methods for both Xbox and PC that you can find below.
Any of the methods will in include Xbox Live services. The first Xbox name change is free, but the following ones incur a charge of $9.99. So choose your name wisely.
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How to Change Your Halo Infinite Username on Xbox
On Xbox, your Halo Infinite username is linked to your Xbox Live account. If you want to change your Xbox Live account name, press the Xbox button on your controller. Then, select “Profile & System” and select the Gamertag you currently have. Then go to My Profile > Customize Profile and select your Gamertag.
In the Choose Your New Gamertag – enter your desired game tag and check for its availability. If it is not available, Xbox will try to suggest you similar Gamertags. They usually have numbers in them. Once you’ve changed your tag, restart the game and you should be good to go.
How to Change Your Halo Infinite Username on PC
On the PC, your nickname is dictated by your Microsoft/Xbox Live account as well, but changing it is a bit different. To change your name on this platform, you are going to need the Windows Xbox app. You can download this from the Microsoft Store for free on Windows 10 and 11.
Once you’ve logged in to your Microsoft Account on the Xbox app, go to the upper right corner, to your profile picture, and click on settings. In the settings, on the Account tab, press Change Gamertag. This will open up a web browser that will take you to a page that lets you check for your desired Gamertag and change your current one.
If you are trying to clean up your Halo Infinite profile, here are a few more things that you can do after you changed your name:
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