Step 1: Turn on your Firestick
Make sure your Firestick is turned on and connected to a stable internet connection. This is important as the name change will not apply if the device is not connected to the internet.
Step 2: Go to Settings
Using your Firestick remote, navigate to the settings option on the home screen. It is represented by a gear icon.
Step 3: Select My Fire TV
Once you’re in the settings menu, scroll down and select the My Fire TV option. If you’re using an older version of Firestick, it may be called My Firestick.
Step 4: Click About
Next, click on the About option and select Network.
Step 5: Click Edit
Under the Network section, you will see the current name of your Firestick. Click on the Edit button next to it.
Step 6: Enter New Name
A new window will appear where you can enter the new name of your Firestick. Type in the name of your choice and click on the Update button.
Step 7: Restart Firestick
After you’ve updated the name, you will need to restart your Firestick for the changes to take effect. To do this, go back to the settings menu and select the Device option. Click on the Restart button and wait for the device to reboot.
That’s it! You have successfully changed the name of your Firestick. Now you can personalize it with a name that suits your style.
- Q: Can I change the name of my Firestick without an internet connection?
A: No, you need to be connected to the internet for the new name to apply.
- Q: Will changing the name of my Firestick affect its performance?
A: No, changing the name of your Firestick will not affect its performance in any way.
- Q: Can I change the name of my Firestick using the Alexa voice command?
A: No, you need to follow the steps mentioned above to change the name of your Firestick.