Simple Steps to Changing the Name of Your Phone

How to Change The Name of Your Phone

Hi everyone, Tracy here. Are you tired of seeing your phone bearing a generic name in connections and Wi-Fi Direct? Well, fear not. Here is a quick guide on how to change the name of your phone.

Change Phone Name On

  1. Go to ‘Settings' on your phone.
  2. Scroll down and tap ‘About phone'.
  3. Tap ‘Phone name'.
  4. Type the new name you wish to use and then tap ‘OK'.

Change Phone Name On

  1. Open the ‘Settings' app.
  2. Tap ‘General'.
  3. Tap ‘About'.
  4. Tap the first line, which shows the name of your device.
  5. Rename your device, and tap ‘Done'.

And there you have it! That's how to change the name of your phone on both Android and iPhone. Hopefully, this has made one aspect of your tech life a tad simpler.

If there's anything else tech-related you need help with, do not hesitate to reach out.





I didn't use any specific references for this short guide, but my knowledge comes from years of experience working in tech and helping people to better understand and manage their devices. Always remember, tech doesn't have to be intimidating!

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Tracy C.

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