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how to handle 2 members with same abbreviation of name?

I have 2 teammembers who's names start with the same letters. Both are given RW in Trello as team member, but that is not efficient. 

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I would recommend you have them add their photos to their Trello profiles so people can distinguish between the two immediately by seeing the differences in their head shot.



Is there a way to change RW into Rick or something else?

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Iain Dooley Community Leader Mar 21, 2019

@MireilleS in addition to the suggestion from @Jodi LeBlanc for people who don't like having their photos (which happens from time to time), you can also put emoji as the abbreviation.

So they can be 🥳 for example :)

Thank you so much. I will use your suggestions. In the meantime also figured out that you can change the abbreviation in your profilesettings! So there are multiple options for this problem :-)

That's great to hear @MireilleS - thanks for sharing :)

@MireilleS Can you please explain where this option can be found?

I can just change the Public Name and the Account Name in the atlassian-profile-options but nothing regarding the abbreviation....

Same Problem in the Trello-Profile-Options. Just possible to change the username but no option for the abbreviation. :(


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