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Glyncel Joy A Member Since: Oct 9, 2018
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I accidentally selected United States as my country before application to Upwork, I am now creating a profile but I can't change the country anymore. I think it's locked. I'm from the Philippines and I don't want to proceed creating my profile with the wrong country. Please help. Thank you!

Goran V Moderator Member Since: Mar 24, 2017
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Hi Glyncel,

I've just updated your country, feel free to complete your application. Thank you.

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Glyncel Joy A Member Since: Oct 9, 2018
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Thank you so much! I am ever grateful! Smiley Happy

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Prince P Member Since: Oct 26, 2018
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Hi Team,


Can you please change the country in my profile? Please change it to Philippines.



Bojan S Moderator Member Since: Mar 9, 2018
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Hi Prince,


Your country has been updated to the Philippines. Feel free to add the rest of the information on your profile. Thank you!

~ Bojan
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Claude Guy-Georges C Member Since: Oct 17, 2018
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Hello i created my account in Spain now i'm in Dominican Republic where i live i can't set the location to Dominican Republic help please it's stuck on Spain.

Avery O Moderator Member Since: Nov 23, 2015
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Hi Claude, 

I'll go ahead and check this with the team and will get back to you once I have more information. 

UPDATE: Hi Claude, the team has reached out to you through an email support ticket to assist you further.

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BuddhiS E Member Since: Oct 26, 2018
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I'm new to upwork and i need to change my location to New Zealand. Curently i live in New Zealand since i'm doing my higher studies and while i'm in a tour to USA signed-up for the Upwork and now my Upwork profile location shows as USA. I'm unable to change it. I need to change it to New Zealand. 


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Md. Arafat - Member Since: Apr 5, 2018
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Hi BuddhiS,


Once you edit your Location, you may be asked to complete ID Verification. Please, refer to the support ticket that you currently have open about this issue for further instructions.


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BuddhiS E Member Since: Oct 26, 2018
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Hi Arafat,

Thanks for the reply. Can you please clarify me more on the support ticket? I didn't open any support ticket for this.