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FRITZ!Powerline 1220E Service

Assigning names to FRITZ!Powerline adapters

You can give individual names to each of the FRITZ!Powerline adapters in your home network, for example "living room". This way you can keep track of them if you are using more than one adapter, and you can directly access a particular adapter.

1 Preparations

2 Naming a FRITZ!Powerline adapter

  1. Start the FRITZ!Powerline software.
  2. Double-click the image of the FRITZ!Powerline adapter whose name you would like to change.
    • The "Device Profile" window opens.
  3. Enter a name of your choice in the "Name" field.
  4. Click "OK" to save the settings.

Now the adapter is displayed in the user interface with the name you assigned it (see fig.).

Fig.: Adapters in the powerline network