Feature Request: Network name in app other than SSID

The eero application names the each network it is managing with the SSID of the network that was installed.  I have two networks I installed with the same SSID (easier for family members as they use the different networks), but it is confusing when using the app to figure out which is which (and it is confusing to the eero support staff when i call in with an issue on network XYZ - 'which XYZ do you mean...'  

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  • Hey  billh

    Thanks for your feature request! It is definitely good to know the use case, so we appreciate you providing that.

    If there are any updates, I'll be sure to update the thread! Thanks again.

  • I have a similar use case and would love to see the ability to give networks some sort of name/description or other label that is visible in the "Switch Networks" view beyond just the SSID.

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  • Hey @jeff_c, the "Home Identifier" field is perfect for our use case!

    We would love to see it displayed in the network listing table on the Eero RNM dashboard as a column alongside the Network Name (or as a subheading under it)!

    Bonus points for having it be searchable from the search bar on top of the RNM tool!

  • This request seems to have stalled, Jeff C. any word on if this is still in the works? After searching the requests, this seems to be requested frequently, they are just worded differently.

    As mentioned in the initial request, this would be extremely helpful as right now I have to guess which network I'm trying to view on the Eero application.

  • As a new user with 2 locations with the same SSID, I agree this is a needed feature. Even a simple tag on them that could allow us to distinguish would be super helpful. 

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