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by Nik S
Mon Feb 18, 2019 6:25 pm
Forum: General discussion
Topic: Shark V1 + Adaptor + iPad
Replies: 7
Views: 768

Re: Shark V1 + Adaptor + iPad

Thanks for reading and commenting - You're one of the good guy's. I hope someone finds my tiny bit of research on this matter of some use going forward and yes, the V2 does look very good, however, where you guy's really excel against the competition is after sales support and that's witnessed throu...
by Nik S
Sun Feb 17, 2019 11:01 pm
Forum: General discussion
Topic: Shark V1 + Adaptor + iPad
Replies: 7
Views: 768

Re: Shark V1 + Adaptor + iPad

More research today on multiple Apple support fora has led me to believe this was never viable in the first place. I think from what I have read today that it isn't possible for an iPad to provide a mobile data connection to another device that's hard wired to it's Lightning port via an Ethernet ada...
by Nik S
Sat Feb 16, 2019 10:26 am
Forum: General discussion
Topic: Shark V1 + Adaptor + iPad
Replies: 7
Views: 768

Re: Shark V1 + Adaptor + iPad

Thank you again for trying to assist me, it is most appreciated. I now have the ETH LED steady on (My fault, I messed up, when the iPad sleeps it turns off ethernet - I hadn't noticed) there is now an occasional flash from the adaptor's casing illumination that is echoed by the ETH LED on the opensp...
by Nik S
Fri Feb 15, 2019 6:15 pm
Forum: General discussion
Topic: Shark V1 + Adaptor + iPad
Replies: 7
Views: 768

Re: Shark V1 + Adaptor + iPad

Thank you for your reply Nonoo. I have no idea how to achieve this, I am a former radio engineer with limited computer networking experience. When I insert the adaptor the iPad settings page's ethernet options appear under settings. The DHCP page shows an IP address of: 169.254.174.177 and subnet ma...
by Nik S
Thu Feb 14, 2019 11:09 pm
Forum: General discussion
Topic: Shark V1 + Adaptor + iPad
Replies: 7
Views: 768

Shark V1 + Adaptor + iPad

Hi Guys I have been experimenting with a cheap lightning to RJ45 adaptor lead/box from ebay in attempt to use my iPad as a mobile data bearer for my Shark v1. The iPad seems to see the adaptor and allocates it an IP address and looking at the LED's the Shark appears to be attempting to connect to th...