Nowadays, almost all laptops and PCs comes with built-in Bluetooth functionality, so that users can pair various Bluetooth devices with their computer. By default, the Bluetooth’s name is your Windows 10 Computer’s name. However in case if you wish to change that name, then it can be easily done by following some simple steps. In this tutorial, we will see how to change Bluetooth name in Windows 10.
In Windows 10, you can view your Bluetooth adapter’s name by navigating to Settings app > Devices > Bluetooth & other devices.
However, since the default name of the Bluetooth adapter on your Windows 10, is nothing but your Windows 10 Computer’s name, therefore you cannot change the Bluetooth name separately in Windows 10. The only way to change the Bluetooth’s name is to change the computer’s name. In short, you can not set different names for your Windows 10 PC and Bluetooth adapter on your PC.
There are two methods to change your Windows 10 PC Bluetooth name.
Change Bluetooth name in Settings:
However, the new PC or Bluetooth name will only change once you restart your PC.
Change Bluetooth name in Control Panel:
So, using above mentioned steps, you can easily change the Bluetooth name of your Windows 10. Also once the name of Bluetooth adapter is changed it would be easy to find it in between multiple PCs and devices.