Apple TV ethernet port -> out?

Discussion in 'Apple TV and Home Theater' started by IgnatiusTheKing, Aug 8, 2009.

  1. macrumors 68040


    Nov 17, 2007
    das Fort
    I sit possible to share the Apple TV's internet connection with another device (like my Dish Network receiver) though a wired connection?

    I can save a couple dollars a month if I have my Dish box hooked up to the internet, but I don't have a wired connection anywhere near it. I have an Airport Express plugged in nearby, and shared the wired connection from that, but lately it's been broadcasting speeds about 1/12 of what it should, even after reboots/resets, so I'm thinking it might be toast.

    My only other chances so getting internet to the Dish box are my Apple TV and my Playstation 3.
  2. macrumors regular


    May 15, 2009
    Birmingham, UK
    Your best option is to get a Ethernet over powerline adapter

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