Renaming devices on macOS

Learn how to set custom nicknames for your Meshnet peer devices on macOS.

This page provides instructions for renaming devices in your Meshnet on the macOS app.

Rename a device

To rename any device in your Meshnet, follow these steps:

  1. In the available field, enter the new nickname you want the device to have.

  2. Click Save to apply the change.

The new custom nickname for the device should now be displayed in your Meshnet device list and synced across all your personal devices.


To remove a device's nickname and restore it to the original Nord name, on the device renaming dialog, click the Reset to Nord name button, and then select Save.

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