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Changing your Wemo® device's name and icon using the Wemo App


You can change the name and icon of your Wemo® device to suit your preference.  This article provides a step-by-step guide on how to do this using the Wemo App.

Before you begin, see to it that the Wemo device you want to edit is properly set up.  For more information, click
here

NOTE:  This article assumes that your iOS or Android™ device has the Wemo App installed.  Otherwise, you can download it on the
App Store or Google Play™.


 iOS device
 
Step 1:  Launch the Wemo User-added image App and wait until it detects your installed devices.

Step 2:  Tap the pencil icon.
 
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Step 3:  Tap the arrow button beside the device's name to view its current settings.
 
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NOTE:  In this example, Wemo Dimmer is selected.

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Step 4:  Tap on your device's name and enter your preferred name.

NOTE:  In the example below, the name was changed to Wemo Dimme.
 
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Step 5:  Once the name has been edited, tap the device icon and choose from the following options: Take PhotoChoose Existing Photo and Restore Default Icon.
  
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Step 6:  Tap Save once you're done.
  
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You should now have successfully changed your Wemo device's name and icon using an iOS device.
 

Android device
 
Step 1:  Launch the Wemo App and wait until it detects your installed devices.

Step 2:  Tap the pencil icon. 
 
Step 3:  Tap the arrow button beside the device's name to view its current settings.
 
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NOTE:  In this example, Wemo Switch is selected.

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Step 4:  Tap on your device's name and enter your preferred name.

NOTE:  In the example below, the name was changed to Wemo Switch B.
 
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Step 5:   Once the name has been edited, tap the device icon and choose from the following options: Take a PictureChoose a Photo from Gallery, Reset Photo
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Step 6:  Tap Save once you're done.

You should now have successfully changed your Wemo device's name and icon using an Android device.

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