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Used Router in a New Location / BSID and GPS Coordinates

Walloo
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Used Router in a New Location / BSID and GPS Coordinates

Generally there seems to be an issue that brings old routers coordinates to a new location when the router is moved. This has happened to me twice where a router had been moved, and new devices on the network think the location is where the router was.

Is there a way to update the router BSID (like Mac address for wifi-- you can't change this like the SSID) and coordinates ?
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antinode
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> Is there a way to update the router BSID (like Mac address for wifi--
> you can't change this like the SSID) [...]

   I doubt that it would be easy.

> [...] and coordinates ?

   The router may have no idea where it is.  Whence do you get these
coordinates?  If Google (or anyone else) has driven a scanner (or a
smart phone) past the router's old location, and created a database
which associates that old location with the router's BSSID, then you may
need to wait for the next scan of the router's new location before that
database will get updated.

   Results of a Web search for keywords like, say:
      router physical location
might be interesting.

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