Renaming Apps?

Discussion in 'iOS Apps' started by nintendofreak93, Jul 10, 2008.

  1. nintendofreak93 macrumors regular

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    Is there any way to rename the App Store apps?
     
  2. ChrisWilder07 macrumors regular

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    Yes

    Yes there is....

    Things To-Do To Change AppStore App's Name:

    - Go into iTunes
    - Go to the Applications you have already downloaded
    - Right Click the App you want to change and click "Get Info"
    - Go to the "Info" tab
    - Then, just change the name..

    DONE!

    Helpful?... Yes?.... No?
     
  3. nintendofreak93 thread starter macrumors regular

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    Ah, thanks. This morning it was not letting me do that.
    Nevermind. I click on "get info" and it shows up, but it doesnt let me change anything. The whole screen is "blocked" and sort of greyish.
     
  4. sharp65 macrumors 6502

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    Hmm...everything is greyed out for me.
     
  5. ylnick413 macrumors member

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    Same.

    Trying to change the "Movies.app" to "Movies"
    Dumb on the developer's part to add the .app
     
  6. mustaphou macrumors newbie

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    Try right-clicking and then showing the file in finder. Re-name that file and I believe that will be the name that shows up on your iPhone screen. The Super Monkey Ball file-name in iTunes is Super Monkey Ball but the file name in Finder is "Monkey Ball.ipa" and Monkey Ball is what shows up on the iPhone.
     
  7. Jeremy1026 macrumors 68020

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  8. Kelly231 macrumors newbie

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    I tried that but when I go to iTunes it won't let me click on any apps that I have purchased/downloaded.

    Yes there is....

    Things To-Do To Change AppStore App's Name:

    - Go into iTunes
    - Go to the Applications you have already downloaded
    - Right Click the App you want to change and click "Get Info"
    - Go to the "Info" tab
    - Then, just change the name..

    DONE!

    Helpful?... Yes?.... No?[/QUOTE]
     

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