Updating a device

You can update the name and description of a device.

To access a device, use its ID or name. For information about how to get the ID or name of a device, see Getting information about a device.

Updating the name of a device

If you don't have the Yandex.Cloud command line interface yet, install it.

Change the device name:

$ yc iot device update my-device --new-name test-device

id: b9135goeh1uc1s2i07nm
registry_id: b91ki3851hab9m0l68je
created_at: "2019-05-28T16:08:30.938Z"
name: test-device

Updating the description of a device

If you don't have the Yandex.Cloud command line interface yet, install it.

Change the device description:

$ yc iot device update my-device --description "My first device."

id: b9135goeh1uc1s2i07nm
registry_id: b91ki3851hab9m0l68je
created_at: "2019-05-28T16:08:30.938Z"
name: my-device
description: My first device.