How to change display name in GTalk/Gmail
Changing the name in Gtalk/Gmail is the issue which many people find it difficult to do so. After getting the same query each month by some one or the other, I decided to write the procedure in an article. Well changing the name is not at all difficult but you have to dig around a little in Gmail.
Here is the 11 step process with an image flowchart that will easily let you change your name in Gmail/Gtalk. (Click on the image at right to enlarge it.)
That’s it. Your (new) name will appear in Gtalk & will also be attached when you will compose an email.
NOTE: You cannot have different names in gtalk and gmail through a same account.