screen name


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screen name

Another term for username found in certain programs, such as those from AOL, AIM, Netscape and CompuServe. See username.
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I cautiously consider fishing advice from a guy with a screen name like Ten Pound Walleye over someone called Empty Livewell.
Here is a conversation between a woman named Kara and a man named Jason (not their real names) on AOL who logged on with the screen names Emeraldeyz and Cobalt4.
New Away Message Center, which appears near the top of the Buddy List under the AIM user's own screen name.
Magna is promoting the event zealously and taking it very seriously, right down to placing a trademark symbol next to ``Sunshine Millions'' on news releases, apparently for fear a porn starlet will try to use it as her screen name.
Welcome to the world of chaos - or Kaos, the screen name of a 20-something Thai director whose real name is Wych Kaosayananda.
net web site, where users must register to post messages, member ``mrpumpsHTM'' - the screen name used by Chuck Wiseman, 46, owner of Mr.
The Codine(x) ID, comparable to a phone number, instant message screen name or email address, is a unique name that identifies each Codine(x) user.
Doty allegedly used America Online to chat in the ``Widdle Gurls'' room under the screen name ``Hocke76723,'' according to a government affidavit filed in Los Angeles.
To connect using AOL Instant Messenger, send a 10-digit number to the screen name SprintIP.
AOL members who canceled within the past two years can reclaim their screen name or re-set their password by signing into AOL Mail or AOL's software.
Doty allegedly used the Internet service provider to chat in the ``Widdle Gurls'' room under the screen name ``Hocke76723,'' according to a government affidavit filed in Los Angeles.
Dimatteo said that while in a chat room titled ``Family Fun'' his online persona was approached by an individual using the screen name Hocke76723 who identified himself as Cliff Doty.