Rename Handset Feature

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gwwooley
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Rename Handset Feature

Post by gwwooley » Wed Jun 09, 2010 4:19 pm

Need to be able to name/rename the handset name from Handset x to whatever you want (x characters). This is a current issue for me and I have only one phone because of it (instead of purchasing and activating four ...) ... gww

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Re: Rename Handset Feature

Post by daet » Thu Jun 10, 2010 4:34 am

That's a good idea for a feature.
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Re: Rename Handset Feature

Post by oldanbo » Thu Jun 10, 2010 8:46 pm

That would be neat!

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Re: Rename Handset Feature

Post by ipwatcher » Sat May 14, 2011 11:19 am

This should be a high priority fix that would make the handsets much more useful. Can a company representative please respond to tell us whether this is being considered? My five-year-old Panasonic handsets have this feature and it is very useful.

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nn5i
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Re: Rename Handset Feature

Post by nn5i » Sat May 14, 2011 3:19 pm

Well, in the meantime you could get an engraving machine and engrave names on the handsets: names like Kitchen or Living Room or whatever you like.

One like my New Hermes ITX-L would do a nice job.
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Re: Rename Handset Feature

Post by just4fn » Sun May 29, 2011 2:04 pm

Thanks! I went out and purchased one of those engravers! I engraved bedroom on my one phone.

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Re: Rename Handset Feature

Post by lbmofo » Sun May 29, 2011 2:19 pm

I am not into messing with the product itself so I'd use one of these instead: http://amzn.com/B001IKKIVM
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