Siri, turn lights on/off (OS HomePod mini v17)

Cupertino, September 20, 2023

I have three HomePod minis in 3 different rooms: bedroom (upstairs), family room (downstairs), and office (downstairs). All recently updated to v17.0 software (21J354). When I'm in the bedroom I can say "Siri, lights on" and it works as expected. When I'm in the family room or office I say "Siri, lights on" and the *bedroom* lights turn on. What the? I don't remember this happening before the v17 OS update. Or maybe it did and I just haven't tried it in a while? Setup is very simple: **Room: Bedroom** HomePod named: HomePod Bedroom Light switch named: Lights **Room: Family** HomePod named: HomePod Family 2 smart bulbs grouped together named: Lights **Room: Office** HomePod named: HomePod Office Light Switch named: Lights So I can get the confusion if none of the HomePods have been assigned to a room. But they are not. All are assigned to specific rooms where there are "Lights". Did something change or break down? Or am I doing this wrong lol? What does Siri/HomeKit consider "lights"? Something called "lights" or devices that are defined as lights? Something somehow prioritized the bedroom lights as "lights" regardless of which HomePod I'm talking to.

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