Can we have an option, set by the user, to show their Display Name rather than Account Name or "Display Name - accountname", i.e. "Trevor Seward -trevorseward", hover over, etc.
I find the case against using the display name (and nothing else) bizarre. Even more peculiar when a forum allows you to have such a name but will not let you use it.
Every other forum I use (including the almost late lamented TechNet) allows users to choose a forum display name. Users are warned if the name is already taken and they need to choose another. Hence, the prevalence of names such as jim57 (etc).
However, there does seem to be a solution. Change the username which the system gave you to one you prefer.
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