Here is the iPad showing the iMac is seen, but not paired.
I tap the ‘iMac’ line and here is what I see
Over on the iMac, this appears:
If I try to type the code (which appeared on the iPad) on the iMac, I just get a system beep.
So I seem to have no choice except to click yes.
When I do that, the iMac appears to be ’working’…
but the iPad immediately tells me that pairing has failed:
The iMac “Pairing Request” window disappears in a few moments, and then I am left back where I started.