Setting your name is super easy! In this guide, we’ll show you how to directly set that name within Rainbow or on the ENS website directly.
Instructions to Set on Rainbow:
Step 1: You’ll navigate to your main screen and locate the ENS name you’ve acquired.
Step 2: After clicking the ENS name, you’ll scroll down to the ⚙️ Configuration section. Here, you’ll want to toggle the Set as my ENS name option
Step 3: Here, you can review the estimated fees. Once reviewed, you’ll click on Confirm Set Primary Name. After the transaction finishes, you’re username will be set!
Instructions to Set on ENS Directly:
Step 1: Connect your wallet to the ENS website and go to your profile/account on their website
Step 2: Tap on the section that refers to your “Primary ENS name (reverse record)”
Step 3: Use the selection tool that appears to select the domain name you’d like to use as your public username
Step 4: Tap the “Save” button
Step 5: Next, tap “Open in Rainbow” if you’re doing this process on a mobile device
Step 6: A transaction request will appear in Rainbow. Review the details, then tap “Confirm” to authenticate the transaction with your device’s biometric or passcode. After the transaction finishes, you’re username will be set!
Get an ENS Domain (.eth Name)
ENS (Ethereum Naming Service) is a decentralized web3 identity and username platform. You may have seen many people displaying a .eth name as their Twitter username, these names are ENS domains. .eth ENS shows the powerful potential of web3.