How to Name Your Alarms on iPhone

Many people have different alarms for different days. Maybe you need to get up at 5:30 a.m. for work, but like to sleep in until 8 a.m. on the weekends. Maybe you need more motivation to “GET UP!!!!” before work in the morning. Never fear: you can name your alarms for that extra boost, or to remind you which one you need to use that day. Here’s how to name your alarms on iPhone.

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How to Name Your Alarms on iPhone

  • Open the Clock app on your iPhone.

  • Tap the Alarm tab at the bottom.

  • Tap Edit in the upper left corner.

  • Select the alarm you want to name.

  • Tap Label.

  • Type out your alarm name.

  • Tap Done.

  • Tap Save.

That’s all there is to it.

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Abbey Dufoe is a freelance writer and a web producer at a nonprofit based in Princeton, NJ. She's always itching for the newest iOS gadget (current favorite - the Apple Watch). She tweets and blogs about the earth and the Internet on Twitter at @abbeydufoe and at