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Changing your account settings

If you’ve moved, started using a new email address, or changed any of your personal details, make sure you update your eBay account settings.

Our guides below have everything you need to know about changing your account settings, such as your password, username, contact details, and more.

You can change your account settings any time by going to the Account tab in My eBay. You can also update your profile in My eBay by selecting your username.


Your account and profile settings 

Changing your password

Learn how to change your eBay password.

Changing your username

Learn how to change your eBay username.

Updating your country and currency settings

Find out how to update your home country and currency on eBay.

Feedback profiles

Find out how to view a member’s feedback profile and how to make your own profile public or private.

Closing your account

Find out how to close your eBay account.

Updating your billing settings for sellers

Learn how to update your payment method for eBay selling fees, how to link your eBay and PayPal accounts, and more.


Your contact details and privacy

Managing your contact information

Find out how to update and manage the contact details on your account, including how to make your phone number available to buyers.

Changing the address on your eBay account

Find out how to update your addresses.

Requesting your personal data

You can request a copy of the data we hold about you.

User Privacy Notice

Our User Privacy Notice explains how we handle your personal data and your corresponding rights.


Subscriptions, preferences and notifications 

Managing your subscriptions

Find out how to manage your selling subscriptions on eBay.


Learn how to manage your notifications on eBay.


Choose whether to receive customized advertising on eBay or on the websites of our advertising partners.

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