March 28, 2017

How to Change Your Name or Remove Your Number from Truecaller

Truecaller is a really successful app that identifies any unknown caller that calls your mobile in an instant. This is possible because of their huge directory of mobile numbers and their user profiles collected from a lot of users around the world. But it is still a bugging feature as the service will tag your number with a name that it finds on any mobile phone. So in many cases, your number might be named differently or not as you want it to be. Sometimes, you might want to just delete your number and get out of Trucaller. Here, we will show you how to change your name or remove your number from Truecaller.

How to Change Your Name on Truecaller

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To begin with, we will show how to change your name in Truecaller. If your name in Truecaller is set wrong or if you just want it changed for some other reasons, you can follow this method.It is pretty simple.You can do it in Trucaller app itself. Follow the steps below.

  • Open Truecaller App on Android, iOS or Windows Phone.
  • Go to your Profile page and press Edit.
  • Here you can give your name in the Name field.

If don't have Truecaller app, you can still change the name of a profile this way:

  • Go to Truecaller website,
  • Search for the mobile number that needs to be name changed.
  • You need to sign in with either Google or Outlook in order to suggest a name.
  • Sign in with any account (Untick the Enhance search results box to stop Truecaller from using your contacts).

  • Press "Suggest a better name" and give a new name.
  • The suggested name normally gets live within 48 hours after submission.
  • You can email Truecaller Support with your mobile number with country code for a faster approval.

How to Remove Your Number from Truecaller


If you don't like your number being listed with your name and other details on Truecaller, you can simply take it down just by following few steps.

  • Go to this ➡page.
    • Enter your mobile number.
    • Complete the verification below and press that Unlist button.
    • It will take up to 24 hours to remove your details according to the site.

    That's it from us here for the guide to change your name or remove your number from Truecaller. Hope this helped you. Do drop a comment below and share if you think this would help other. Stay tuned for more updates.


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