Set date and time in MIkrotik
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Set date and time in MIkrotik

by srinivasan » Thu Sep 20, 2012 3:20 pm

Hi,

i have RB433 board ....if i set date and time in the board and after reboot it return back to year 1970...

what to do to keep it to current year ,date and time....

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Re: Set date and time in MIkrotik

by normis » Thu Sep 20, 2012 3:22 pm

board doesn't have a battery, so it ca't remmeber time. you must use NTP client on the device to get internet time
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Re: Set date and time in MIkrotik

by siscom » Fri Sep 21, 2012 10:49 am

Hi,

Maybe creating a tick box on the 'NTP' tab that says 'update NTP time on reboot' can force the RB unit to look for the NTP server and update the time. This would then be reflected in the Log and not on the first real entry like when a user logs on and the time is then refreshed.

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Re: Set date and time in MIkrotik

by normis » Fri Sep 21, 2012 10:50 am

it already updates NTP time upon reboot, without any checkbox.
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