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Computer name for Droid

Discussion in 'Android Devices' started by Trel, Jun 12, 2010.

  1. Trel

    Trel Well-Known Member
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    When I connect my droid over wireless, the router says the Droid's computer name is *

    Is there any way to change that?
     

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  2. drowe

    drowe Well-Known Member
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    In windows explorer, right click on the *, choose rename. It is renaming the SD card just like you rename any volume.
     
  3. Trel

    Trel Well-Known Member
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    My SDCard is called Droid, I'm not referring to the volume name. I'm referring to the name the Droid referres to itself when on a network.

    Like the computer I'm on now is called Desktop_1, a laptop is Persons_Computer, etc.

    To liken it to windows, I'm referring to this setting:

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  4. RTAdams89

    RTAdams89 Well-Known Member
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    You can change the device name under the Bluetooth settings on your phone. This name seems to also effect it's network name.
     
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