Changing iPhone's name

Apple iPhone 8 on iOS 16.0.0

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You can change the name of your device. This name will show up when you connect your device to a computer or wirelessly connect to another device.

  1. Step 1/8

    From the Home screen, tap Settings.

    The indicator is towards the right.
  2. Step 2/8

    Scroll to and tap General.

    The indicator is towards the bottom.
  3. Step 3/8

    Tap About.

    The indicator is towards the top.
  4. Step 4/8

    Tap Name.

    Note: Your Model Name and Model Number will change based on your device.

    The indicator is towards the top.
  5. Step 5/8

    Tap the X icon.

    The indicator is in the top right.
  6. Step 6/8

    Enter a new name for iPhone.

    The indicator is towards the bottom.
  7. Step 7/8

    Tap the done key to save your changes.

    The indicator is in the bottom right.
  8. Step 8/8
    Step 8 of 8:

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