Change My Hostname ★ Root

Change My Hostname ★ Root


Requires ROOT access

New permission used to set the host name after your device has been restarted, now it will maintain the host name you specified after power off and on. RECEIVE_BOOT_COMPLETED.

Changes your device host name on the network, so instead of having "android_AEF78f8e9d0h45" you can specify whatever name you want and it will stay that way even after you restart your device,

it does not work without root, please make sure you have rooted your device before

i will not provide instructions on how to root your phone, search google for help
http://www.addictivetips.com/mobile/how-to-root-your-android-phone-device/

Tested and working OK on Desire, Maybe your phone not Rooted, or where did you checked your Hostname after the change? some routers keep the hostname for some time after the change

Recent changes:
* NEW * Sets last changed host name on boot too. permission RECEIVE_BOOT_COMPLETED

* Now it Shows your current Hostname
* Saves the last Hostname change, so next time you open the app fills the new hostname edit field
* Application Exit Button added
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$1.15
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3.1
User ratings
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File size
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About Change My Hostname ★ Root
Requires ROOT access

New permission used to set the host name after your device has been restarted, now it will maintain the host name you specified after power off and on. RECEIVE_BOOT_COMPLETED.

Changes your device host name on the network, so instead of having "android_AEF78f8e9d0h45" you can specify whatever name you want and it will stay that way even after you restart your device,

it does not work without root, please make sure you have rooted your device before

i will not provide instructions on how to root your phone, search google for help
http://www.addictivetips.com/mobile/how-to-root-your-android-phone-device/

Tested and working OK on Desire, Maybe your phone not Rooted, or where did you checked your Hostname after the change? some routers keep the hostname for some time after the change

Recent changes:
* NEW * Sets last changed host name on boot too. permission RECEIVE_BOOT_COMPLETED

* Now it Shows your current Hostname
* Saves the last Hostname change, so next time you open the app fills the new hostname edit field
* Application Exit Button added

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A Google User
Aug 30, 2012
:-) It works fine
A Google User
Aug 30, 2012
:-) It works fine
Mike
Aug 30, 2012
:-) It works fine
A Google User
Jul 20, 2012
Thank you! Works as expected on Verizon Galaxy Nexus running Team VanirBean Jelly Bean. I tried many scripts with no success...this is well worth a buck. Thanks again. Time to hook up dyndns and point a domain to my phone :-) Only issue so far: it doesn't show the current hostname.
TryTryAgain
Jul 20, 2012
Thank you! Works as expected on Verizon Galaxy Nexus running Team VanirBean Jelly Bean. I tried many scripts with no success...this is well worth a buck. Thanks again. Time to hook up dyndns and point a domain to my phone :-) Only issue so far: it doesn't show the current hostname.