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Hint #1 - How To Change World Name Without Deleting It! hint for Minecraft: Pocket Edition

Hint #1 - How To Change World Name Without Deleting It!

Firstly you must have:
- An explorer (Recommended)
- Or a Computer could do the work but it so long.
First go to the directory where your game is. (on Android it is: sdcard>android>games>com.mojang>worlds>heretheyare!)
Now right click or long press the World and rename it accordingly to your choice.
Hope this helps!

Added by: Himmat Singh
Nov 20th 2012, ID#343


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Nov 4th 2014 Guest
Ha! It says "How to rename mcpe world". If fact, it says how to rename the FOLDER of the world. Sorry, this "cheat" will not work. It will stay as [insert_name_here] forever! You will need PocketinvEditor to do this

PS: PocketiveEditor is free in Google Play. If you want the PRO one, find it on Google.
ID #467168
Jun 21st 2014 MAT1151
For iOS
Get One Of These Programs (DiskAid,iExplorer,iFunbox) On PC
Plug Your Device In The PC
Go To Your Applications And Select Minecraft PE
Go To Documents/Games/com.mojang/minecraftworlds/ and select your world
Right click and press rename after it hit enter and check the name
ID #404109
Jun 21st 2014 MAT1151
For iOS:
Need PC and Explorer (DiskAid,iExplorer,iFunbox etc.)
Open Explorer
Go to your applications and select Minecraft PE
Go to documents/games/com.mojang/minecraftworlds and right click your world . Rename it and refresh it
PS..Make Sure Minecraft PE is closed And Removed From Multitasks
ID #404104
May 19th 2014 Guest
Doesn't work for me at all.
ID #385620
Apr 4th 2014 Guest
I don't get it…couldn't u put it on YouTube?So it would be easier to understand?(not to be rude) u dont have to put it on YouTube

ID #371164
Apr 4th 2014 Guest
I don't get it…couldn't u just put it on YouTube not to be will just make it easier to understand it for me.
ID #371163
Mar 16th 2014 Guest
You guys aren't helping at all[size=12][/size]
ID #364777
Dec 10th 2013 CindyJoe
Awesome wake-up Like duah, we do in our PC's everyday, change the name of file to fit a name you like.
ID #327746
Sep 29th 2013 NicoleMaeve
No you don't have to do that. If you have an android then download PocketInvEditor from Google play store. After that, click on the world you want to change then click on world options. The first type bar is the 'change name' bar. Type your new world name in there. Hope this helps :-)
ID #311741
Sep 19th 2013 Guest
i have it on xperia arc s and did this but in game name is stll old one
ID #310262
Jul 29th 2013 Guest
Can someone whitelist me in realms cuz I've never experienced it my ID is: night_mare_wolf

0.7.3 is going to be in august 10 and they will add splash text,make spider's eyes glow,sky additions like sun moon and stars,able to reset realms,and bug fixes

And mcpe got a new developer named tom
ID #301044
Apr 4th 2013 Guest
I am afraid this hint does not work. The screen where you select your world shows four lines. The name of the world is in the first and the third line (and the first line is bold).
Renaming the folder only changes the third line but the bold one is still the old one.
(At least on my Samsung Galaxy Note 10.1 with Android 4.1)
ID #270444
Feb 16th 2013 Guest
How do u update mincraft
ID #254998
Dec 23rd 2012 Guest
What about ios?
ID #227139
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