Google Play: How to Remove or Rename Devices in Install List

Whenever you use the Google Play website to install an Android app, you are presented with a list where you can “Choose a device” for installation. If you no longer have a listed device and wish to remove it, or if you wish to rename a device to something different, you can do so by following these steps.

  1. Visit the Google Play website.
  2. Select the gear in the upper-right corner of the screen.
  3. Choose “Settings“.
  4. If you no longer want a device to be listed, uncheck the “Show in menus” option. If you wish to rename the device, select the “Edit” button, type the new “Nickname“, then select “Update“.

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