Rename a File (Android) Last updated Save as PDF Share Share Share Tweet Share Also available on Objective To rename a file from your Android mobile device. Things to Consider Required User Permission: 'Admin' on the project level Documents tool. Steps Navigate to the project's Documents tool on your Android mobile device. Navigate to the file or folder you want to rename. Tap the vertical ellipsis (⋮). Tap Rename. You can then edit the text of the file or folder. Tap Rename to confirm you want to rename the file.