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internet shared on mac, not seen by iPhone

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Jun 16, 2013 4:18 PM

I often use my mac as a hotspot to access the internet on my idevices via bluetooth etc, but it has just stopped working.  When i share by bluetooth (BT on and sharing from ethernet to BT), the iphone doesn't see my BT. If I then go to 'set up BT devices' on my mac I can re-pair with my iphone, and then my iphone sees my macbook on BT. If I then try to connect to my macbook via BT, I get the message "Macbook pro is not supported" and I am forced by the dialogue box to 'forget this device'.

 

I have also connected my iphone to the mac via USB and shared ethernet > USB and the iphone just doesn't see the internet at all.

 

Any ideas ?

iPad 2, iOS 4.3.2

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