How to Change the Name of an Amazon Cloud Cam on an iPhone

There are a lot of different options for a Wi-Fi camera that you can put in your home, including one from Amazon called a Cloud Cam. This device allows you to watch streaming video from the camera, record movement, and adjust a number of different settings so that you can create the recording environment that you need.

Most of the Cloud Cam’s settings can be adjusted through an app on your iPhone. This app can do a lot, and it can even be configured to manage multiple Amazon cameras at once. But when you start adding more and more cameras, it will become important to label them so that you can easily switch between the correct cameras. Our tutorial below will show you how to change the name of a camera in the iPhone’s Cloud Cam app.

How to Rename an Amazon Cloud Cam Through the iPhone App

The steps in this article were performed on an iPhone 7 Plus in iOS 12.2. This guide assumes that you have downloaded and configured the Cloud Cam app on your iPhone.

Step 1: Open the Cloud Cam app.

open the cloud cam app

Step 2: Tap the menu button (the one with three lines) at the top-left of the screen.

tap the menu button

Step 3: Select the camera that you wish to rename. This will make it the active camera in the app.

choose the camera to rename

Step 4: Touch the gear icon at the top-right of the screen.

tap the gear icon

Step 5: Choose the Edit Name option under the current camera name.

how to rename an amazon cloud cam

Step 6: Tap the circle to the left of the name you wish to assign. You can also choose the Custom Name option at the bottom of the menu and assign your own name if the one you want isn’t listed. Once you’re done, touch the Save button.

how to change the name of am amazon camera

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