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How the #Scratch username block works

Sean McManus, author of Scratch Programming in Easy Steps and Cool Scratch Projects in Easy Steps, shows you how to greet the player by username in Scratch

This simple demonstration only works in Scratch 2.0, but it enables you to greet the player by username if they're logged in.

when green flag clicked / say / join Hello / Username / Join ends

This simple script works like this:

Feel free to share that image on your social networks, or to use it with your students or Code Club members!

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Find more 10 block Scratch demos here. For more information on my Scratch books and more bonus content, visit the Scratch Programming in Easy Steps and Cool Scratch Projects in Easy Steps websites.

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