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How to change bluetooth device name in Ubuntu?

16 May

How to change bluetooth device name after changed system name?

Bluetooth device name is stored in /var/lib/bluetooth/XX:XX:XX:XX:XX:XX/config

Delete it.

Restart bluetooth service using below terminal command:

sudo /etc/init.d/bluetooth restart

Bluetooth device name is rewritten in config according to the system name.

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Posted by on May 16, 2013 in Ubuntu

 

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4 responses to “How to change bluetooth device name in Ubuntu?

  1. dwaawdwadwad

    November 1, 2013 at 3:00 PM

    very goofd

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  2. badmashrubul

    November 1, 2013 at 9:42 PM

    Can’t delete folder

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    • Jake

      December 12, 2014 at 9:14 AM

      In a terminal type:
      sudo nautilus
      then follow the tutorial

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  3. Jake

    December 12, 2014 at 9:15 AM

    Alternatly edit the file to set a custom name opposed to deleting the file

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