How To Change iPhone Name
Changing the name of your iPhone is a simple process that can be done directly on the device. Whether you want to personalize it or differentiate it from others in your household follow the steps below to change the name of your iPhone.
Step 1: Access the Settings
Unlock your iPhone navigate to the home screen. Look for the “Settings” app which is represented by a gear icon tap on it to open.
Step 2: Find the General Settings
Scroll down the settings menu look for the “General” option. Once you find it tap on it to proceed.
Step 3: Access the About Section
Within the General settings you’ll see a list of options. Locate tap on “About” to access information about your device.
Step 4: Change the Name
In the About section you will find various details about your iPhone. Near the top you will see the current name of your device labeled as “Name.” Tap on it to enter the editing mode.
Step 5: Enter a New Name
After tapping the “Name” field the keyboard will appear. Use the keyboard to type in the new name you want to give your iPhone. Make sure to choose a name that is easy to remember makes your iPhone identifiable to you.
Step 6: Save the New Name
Once you have entered the new name tap “Done” on the keyboard to save the changes. Your iPhone will now reflect the new name you have chosen.
Step 7: Restart for Changes to Take Effect (Optional)
If you want the changes to take effect immediately across all devices services connected to your iPhone it is recommended to restart your device. Simply hold down the power button swipe the “Slide to Power Off” slider. After your iPhone turns off press hold the power button again until the Apple logo appears indicating that it’s restarting.
Changing the name of your iPhone is a quick easy way to personalize your device. Just follow the steps outlined above you’ll have a new name for your iPhone in no time!