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Re: Country Inserted On Your Form Is Wrong

Joanne Marie P Moderator Member Since: Nov 26, 2017
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Hi Daniel,


I checked and it looks like you have already changed your country to Argentina. You may continue your profile and submit it for review. If you need any help, please let us know. Thanks!

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Scout I Member Since: Oct 13, 2019
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I am trying to sign up but i accidentally signed up in USA when I am actually living in Spain. It won’t let me activate my profile without getting a text code first, but the phone number only allows me to enter a phone number from the USA and now I only have a Spanish number. Please help.
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Tunahan C Member Since: Oct 13, 2019
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Hello everybody!

i am Tunahan from Turkey but I am  studying  in Ukraine.

First I insert  "Turkey " in  countires field.

but I don't live in Turkey  now because I  am studying in Ukraine.

So What do I should do?

How can I change my location and is it possible?


Joanne Marie P Moderator Member Since: Nov 26, 2017
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Hi Tuhanan,


You can update the address you added to reflect your current location. If you need further help, please let us know. Thank you!

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Gwen A Member Since: Oct 5, 2019
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Hi there,


This is the second time I'm making this request: my country is locked as Thailand, but I am a U.S. resident and created my account in the U.S. Could Upwork please change my country?


Given how many people are having this issue, perhaps Upwork should consider looking at the functionality here.

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


I apologize for the inconvenience this caused. Your Country was updated to the US, please update the rest of your profile information.


Thank you! 

~ Bojan
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Mary W Member Since: Nov 10, 2014
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Interestingly, the country is set to US but the time is way off.

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Norris L Member Since: Oct 15, 2019
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Despite the fact that I am in Zimbabwe, Zambia was the country automatically inserted into my form and I could not change it. Hence the country and city on my profile is wrong.

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


Your country is now updated, feel free to update the rest of your address as well. Thank you.

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Michelle O Member Since: Oct 15, 2019
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I am having the same issue & would like to change my country to Canada but it is disabled. 


Can you help with this please?