I have a wireless router at home and my MacBook Pro is connected to said wifi. My desktop doesn't have a wifi connection, but I've connected my MacBook with my desktop via crossover cable. I enabled internet sharing on my MacBook, but my Windows 7 desktop can't get a connection. I tried just regular file sharing and that works fine, but the internet sharing doesn't.
I assume the goal is to get my PC to see my Mac as the default gateway, but I've had no luck manually setting it. Here's the
ifconfig output on my Mac and my attempt at settings on Windows:
I'll probably be buying a USB wifi adapter if I can't get this to work, but I'm trying.