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Smart Home Skill - Change a device name in Amazon Alexa

To change the device name on the Amazon Alexa app:

Note: Updating a name within the Amazon Alexa app does not update the device name on

  1. Open the Amazon Alexa app.
  2. Tap Devices icon.png.
  3. Tap All Devices.
  4. Tap the device you would like the rename.
  5. Perform either of the following depending on the device:
    • Tap Edit Name for most devices.
    • Tap File (2).jpg and then Edit Name for some Z-Wave devices.
  6. Enter a new name.
  7. Tap Done on the keyboard or tap a different area of the screen.

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