How to Change Your iPad’s Name

You can change the name of your iPad, which is used by iCloud, AirDrop, your Personal Hotspot, and your computer. Go to Settings >, General >, About >, Name. Tap. , enter a new name, then tap Done.

If you’re looking to change the name on your iPad, it’s actually a very simple process that won’t take too much time. The name on your iPad typically changes as you change your name within settings. So, if you want to change your name on other apps like Airdrop or iMessage, you’ll have to change it in the settings first.

To get started, you’ll need to click on the little portion in your settings. This will bring you to a panel where you’ll see a few different options that say name, phone numbers, and email. This is exactly where you want to edit your name.

You may be prompted to type in your username or password for your Apple account. If not, you’ll come straight to the area where you can edit your name. Click on your name and you’ll be able to change it to whatever you want.

Once you’ve made the change, your name will be updated in all areas of your iPad. You can also swipe up and get out of everything to make sure the name has changed in all applications. If you’re still having trouble, you may want to reboot your iPad or update it.

In conclusion, changing the name on your iPad is a very basic process that won’t take up too much of your time. If you have any questions or thoughts on this topic, let us know in the comments below.


What is the default device name for iPad?
Typically, the device name for your iPad isn't a big deal. Apple assigns a default such as “Roger's iPad,” which makes hardware pretty easy to identify when using things like AirDrop, iTunes, or Personal Hotspots.
How do I reset my iPad to another user?
Go back to Settings and tap General >, Transfer or Reset [device] >, Erase All Content and Settings. If you turned on Find My [device], you might need to enter your Apple ID and password. If your device uses eSIM, choose the option to erase your device and the eSIM profile when asked.
How do I change my Apple ID name?
On your Mac, choose Apple menu >, System Settings, then click [your name] at the top of the sidebar. If you don't see your name, click Sign in with your Apple ID to enter your Apple ID or to create one. Click Name, Phone, Email on the right, then view or change the following: Name: Click Edit.