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04-22-2009, 10:00 PM #1Household with 3 iPhones linksys router strange question
When I look at who is connected to
my router I see all of my computers and their names. I see 2 blank and one that says xxxxx's iPhone. (this is the same name as in itunes). Why would the 2 other phones not be showing their names? I have compared them all and don't see a difference. Any suggestions
04-22-2009, 10:39 PM #2
I don't have an answer for you but I am wondering why it matters unless your other 2 iphones are having connection issues.
04-23-2009, 01:15 AM #3
This is one of those times to say if it ain't broke don't fix it.
04-23-2009, 10:56 AM #4
The other phones arent showing the names perhaps because you need to name them. Did the person who's iphone name shows up, rename it in the router? I have a crappy Actiontec verizon fios router and the iphones connect as new-host, new-host1, etc... We have 4 iphones here. I renamed my phone then the others kept their "new-host" names, so I renamed then as well. You may have to do the samy with your Linksys router.
04-23-2009, 01:08 PM #5
thanks I'll try that. The reason I was wondering is I do allow my poor neighbors to connect to my router. They always call me to let me know. I just like to keep a watch on them. When I saw the blanks I was confused as to who it was at first. And No she did not rename it through router
04-24-2009, 07:37 AM #6
You dont mention problems with connectivity so if you dont have any its no big deal as Poseidon said.