1. xesvuli420's Avatar
    Ok so if I go somewhere that I frequent alot, I do a wifi search to see if there are any available signals. If one returns, I name it where ever I am, and were good to go right?

    Wrong! at my girlfriends moms house, she uses a netgear router. I searched, and saved, and the next day looked down at the grocery story, and above the time, it said "girlfriends moms". I was 60 miles away from my girlfriends mom house, but I did indeed have Wifi.

    Apparently I was picking up the grocery stores wifi, (who also uses a Netgear router), and the phone automatically thought I was at my girlfriends moms

    Whats going on with this?

    It also says "dads" at my friends house. (both use a linksys)

    Am I missing Something?

    03-22-10 05:59 PM
  2. SA13's Avatar
    Those AP's have the same SSID so they will come up with whatever name you gave to that SSID.

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    03-22-10 06:16 PM
  3. Bud3269's Avatar
    You might want to set up some security on your girlfriend's mom's router. It sounds like it is providing an unsecure access point to their system.
    03-22-10 09:05 PM