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When user name is a number, what is the correct name for label?

When we use an email + password to login, the label can be named USERNAME or EMAIL.

But in my case, the username is a number - actually the id of employee in the company, something like 856974.

I think "user name" is not correct to label.


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How is it called when users recieve their number? – peterchen Oct 10 '13 at 12:28

User ID

Employee ID


Account ID

Something like that

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Either User number (Something along the lines of Social Security number, or Roll Number)

or User Id (something along the lines of Employee Id)

I am assuming that the question is in the context of a registration form, not profile view

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