A preferred name is the name that an individual wants to be called. For example, a student named Alexander, may like to be called Alex instead. You can edit the name that a student, parent, teacher, staff, prospective, or other prefers to be called.
To change a preferred name
- On the Home screen, click one of the following individual icons: Students, Parents, Teachers, Staff, Prospective Students, or Other People.
- Double-click the individual’s record.
- Click the General tab.
- Change the Preferred Name.
- Click OK.