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Moniker/Nickname change

Discussion in 'Feedback' started by loosenit2, Sep 13, 2019.

  1. loosenit2

    loosenit2 Solo Diver

    I have looked several times and search SB under moniker and nickname and can’t find the answer.

    Every user has a nickname under their screen name and avatar. Most common ones are Barracuda, Solo Diver, grouper etc.

    What generates these and is there a way to change them? If there is some deep meaning to it I would love to know what it is.

    Thanks in advance
  2. outofofficebrb

    outofofficebrb HARRO HUNNAYYY

    # of Dives: 200 - 499
    Location: San Francisco, California
    Most are based on number of posts that you have. Some are based on which groups you join (like the folks from the "Pub"). Others, like mine, are because a few mods thought it would be a) a nice surprise, b) appropriate, c) funny (which it is), and d) because I can't change it or do anything about it. All of the above are true. :D @Searcaigh @nato
    Dark Wolf likes this.
  3. Storker

    Storker Divemaster

    # of Dives: 100 - 199
    Location: close to a Hell which occasionally freezes over
    Or whether you have joined a certain group (like "solo divers"). If you have joined more than one of those "certain" groups, there's a hierarchy and the top group decides your moniker. Don't ask me what the top group is, I have no idea. And I'm a staff member.

    But if you become a "supporter" (paying member), you can decide your own personal moniker. If you want to.
  4. diversteve

    diversteve Technical Admin

    # of Dives: I'm a Fish!
  5. loosenit2

    loosenit2 Solo Diver

    Thank you, that thread had all the answers, just never knew to search for “user titles”. Appreciate it.

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