To change the name that is displayed on your email first go to mail.google.com
In the upper right corner of the window click on the gear icon.
- Click Settings
- At the top you will see several categories, click on "Accounts".
- Under the section "Send mail as:" Check to see if the name looks correct.
- If your name is not displayed as you would like click "edit info" to the right of the section.
- This will open a new pop up window. Simply click the option button next to the blank field and enter in the name you wish to display.
- Click "Save Changes"