Author Topic: Changing External Device Name In MusicBee?  (Read 2033 times)

roodus

  • Guest
When I hook up my new phone to my computer it shows up in MusicBee as "Portable Device".  This is crazy petty, but is there any way to get it to show up with the name I gave it?  Cheers.

phred

  • Global Moderator
  • Hero Member
  • *****
  • Posts: 9457
It's depends on the device.  A previous Android device I had allowed me to "name" it and MB picked up that name.  My current device can't be named so MB shows it as "Portable Device."  This is not a problem with MB but a limitation of your device.  If you can name it, MB should pick it up.
Download the latest MusicBee v3.5 or 3.6 patch from here.
Unzip into your MusicBee directory and overwrite existing files.

----------
The FAQ
The Wiki
Posting screenshots is here
Searching the forum with Google is  here