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How to change device name android lollipop (5.1.1)

Rename or change device name android lollipop (5.1.1) and KitKat device. By default set the device name on your android phone or tablet. Different android OS version has different settings to change or rename device name / host name. It’s simple to change device name on android lollipop (5.1.1) device such as Samsung Galaxy J7 & J5, Samsung Galaxy S6 Edge & S6 edge plus, HTC One, Nexus and other latest device.

You can also change Wi-Fi device name / Bluetooth device name and other network name on your android lollipop, KitKat and upcoming android 6.0 marshmallow device. Follow below given steps to change device name android lollipop and HTC smartphone.


Check also this: How to change Wi-Fi password on your android phone or tablet

Simple steps to change device name android lollipop (5.1.1) device

Step 1: Open “settings” on your android lollipop phone or tablet

Tap on about device under system settings

Step 2: Under system settings, tap on “About device”

Tap on device name under settings

Step 3: Tap on “Device name”

How to change device name android lollipop device

Step 4: You can see the above screen on your android phone or tablet. Rename or change device name android phone or tablet

change device name android lollipop

Step 5: Tap on “Done”

Now this device name is shown to the all available device connect via Bluetooth, Wi-Fi direct and other network connection methods.

Change device name android nougat 7.0 / Change lock screen message in nougat 7.0: 

Settings > Personal > Security > Device security > Settings gear icon under screen lock > Lock screen message > Enter name > Save

5 simple steps to change device name on HTC device

Step 1: Open “Settings” on your HTC device

Step 2: Scroll down until see about & tap on it

Step 3: Tap on “Phone identity”

Step 4: Tap on “Phone name”

Step 5: Now rename or change the phone or device name on your HTC device

You can also change or rename Wi-Fi / Bluetooth device name on your android lollipop and KitKat device. It’s easy to change or rename it.

Above you can see the simple process to change device name android phone or tablet device. If you are facing any problem then just comment it below box! Feel free to share this tricks with your friends. Connect with us for daily latest updates!

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