80413 - ECHO/PULSE - Changing an Echo/Pulse smartpen name

How do I change my Echo or Pulse smartpen name?

If you want to change the name of your Echo or Pulse smartpen, you can do so by following the steps below.

Windows Users:

  1. Start Echo/Livescribe Desktop.
  2. Dock the smartpen you wish to rename (if the smartpen is not docked you will not be able to select the Rename option).  If you have more than one smartpen, the docked smartpen name will appear in the upper right.
  3. From the top menu select "Tools > Smartpen > Rename…"
  4. Change your smartpen name and click "OK".  You will see the new smartpen name appear in the upper right of Echo/Livescribe Desktop.  In the future each time you turn on your smartpen the new name will be displayed.

Mac Users:

  1. Start Echo/Livescribe Desktop.
  2. Dock the smartpen you wish to rename (if the smartpen is not docked you will not be able to select the Rename option).  If you have more than one smartpen, the docked smartpen name will appear in the left side-bar with a check-mark next to it.
  3. From the top menu select "Tools > Smartpen > Rename…"
  4. Change your smartpen name and click "Rename".  You will see the new smartpen name appear in the left side-bar of Echo/Livescribe Desktop.  In the future each time you turn on your smartpen the new name will be displayed.

If you have a problem changing your smartpen because your smartpen is not being recognized please see:

85121 - ECHO/PULSE/WIFI/LIVESCRIBE 3 - Windows (or Mac) - Smartpen not recognized by Echo Desktop (ECHO/PULSE) / Livescribe Helper (WIFI/LIVESCRIBE 3)

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