I’m in a hotel that has a wired Ethernet connection which I paid for. I wanted to share it over wifi but it’s not working. I found instructions on the web on pages such as Turn Your Mac into a Wireless Router and How to Share an Ethernet Connection Over WiFi (by Lawrence Nyveen). But it’s not working for me. I tried off my iPod Touch and my wife’s MacBook Air. Here are some screenshots:
The main networking screen on the host computer. I can browse the web fine.
On my iPod Touch, I can see the network being shared from the host computer, I can connect to it, but can’t browse the web with it (even after restarting the device)
I then gave up and tried to get on via the MacBook Air but that wouldn’t work. Here are settings on there:
Now I have to resort to sharing over Bluetooth which is working