How to Change iPhone Name

Alicia Santos

iPhone, Tutorials

Are you tired of seeing the same old generic name for your iPhone when you connect it to other devices? Well, you’re in luck! In this tutorial, I will show you how to change the name of your iPhone and give it a personal touch.

Step 1: Open Settings

To change the name of your iPhone, start by opening the Settings app. You can easily find it on your home screen. It’s icon looks like a gear.

Step 2: Tap on General

Once you’re in the Settings app, scroll down until you find the General option. Tap on it to proceed.

Step 3: Select About

In the General settings, scroll down again until you see the About option. Tap on it to access more information about your iPhone.

Step 4: Tap on Name

In the About settings, look for the Name option at the top. This is where you can change the name of your iPhone. Tap on it to continue.

Step 5: Enter a New Name

A dialog box will appear with your current iPhone name highlighted. Here’s where you can let your creativity flow! Type in a new name that reflects your personality or any other desired name for your device.

Note: The new name should be between 1 and 15 characters long and should not contain any special characters or emojis.

Tips for Choosing a Great Name:

  • Keep it Personal: Choose a name that resonates with you and makes your iPhone feel more like an extension of yourself.
  • Be Creative: Don’t be afraid to think outside the box and come up with a unique name that stands out.
  • Keep it Simple: Avoid using complicated or hard-to-spell names. Keep it simple and easy to remember.

Step 6: Save the New Name

Once you have entered your desired name, tap on the “Done” button on the keyboard or anywhere outside the dialog box to save the changes.

Congratulations! You have successfully changed the name of your iPhone. The new name will now be displayed when you connect your iPhone to other devices, such as your computer or Bluetooth devices.

Note: It may take a few moments for all connected devices to recognize the new name, so don’t worry if it doesn’t update immediately.

Now you can give your iPhone a personal touch and make it truly yours! Feel free to change the name as often as you like to suit your mood or style. Enjoy!

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