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by in4ni
Fri Apr 13, 2018 10:53 pm
Forum: Forwarding Protocols
Topic: "Ring" Configuration
Replies: 3
Views: 955

Re: "Ring" Configuration

That sounds like what i am looking for so i called iparchitechs and the sales person quoted me $2,500.00 - $5,000.00 to configure 5 routers! I think that is a little steep. The sales person also said i should use "Unicorn" switches instead of CC routers, I have searched the internet for them to no a...
by in4ni
Fri Apr 13, 2018 2:19 pm
Forum: Forwarding Protocols
Topic: "Ring" Configuration
Replies: 3
Views: 955

"Ring" Configuration

I have a client that has approx 7 locations currently using a Metro Ethernet at all locations. The setup is simple and has been working for years. Now my client has dedicated fiber between the sites in a "Ring" configuration. What is the best way to network all the sites together using only Mikrotik...
by in4ni
Thu Apr 12, 2018 10:23 pm
Forum: General
Topic: multi site connections
Replies: 1
Views: 197

multi site connections

I have a client that has approx 7 locations currently using a Metro Ethernet at all locations. The setup is simple and has been working for years. Now my client has dedicated fiber between the sites in a "Ring" configuration. What is the best way to network all the sites together using only Mikrotik...
by in4ni
Fri Mar 03, 2017 1:34 am
Forum: General
Topic: Port Forwarding to VPN
Replies: 2
Views: 687

Re: Port Forwarding to VPN

Option A did the trick, Thank you
by in4ni
Thu Mar 02, 2017 10:43 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Port Forwarding to VPN
Replies: 2
Views: 687

Port Forwarding to VPN

I have a remote location using a security DVR. The internet access is being provided via a Verizon jetpack that i have associated using station pseudobridge. I have established a PPTP VPN connection that works great. I can view the DVR through the VPN from the other end without issue. Now i cant fig...
by in4ni
Thu Dec 01, 2016 3:00 pm
Forum: General
Topic: The dude download
Replies: 2
Views: 470

The dude download

where can The Dude server for windows be found? I cant seem to find it under downloads


Thank you
by in4ni
Sat Jul 18, 2015 5:36 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Route port 25 out VPN
Replies: 2
Views: 459

Route port 25 out VPN

My residential ISP connection does not allow port 25 traffic in or out, i have a PPTP tunnel from my residence to my Office My office ISP allows port 25 traffic to pass through. How can i create a rule that will divert outgoing port 25 traffic from my residence through the VPN out to the internet ? ...
by in4ni
Thu Mar 26, 2015 11:45 pm
Forum: General
Topic: RB4011 NO VPN???
Replies: 1
Views: 953

RB4011 NO VPN???

I just purchased a RB2011il and there is no PPP section, What is up what that? Where is the VPN stuff?


Thank you
by in4ni
Tue Feb 24, 2015 2:04 am
Forum: General
Topic: Setting up a Queue for Voice
Replies: 1
Views: 460

Re: Setting up a Queue for Voice

No takers?
by in4ni
Fri Feb 20, 2015 1:51 am
Forum: General
Topic: Setting up a Queue for Voice
Replies: 1
Views: 460

Setting up a Queue for Voice

I am looking to use Mikrotik router OS for my Hosted phone installs and need help setting up Queueing I want to give priority to the Hosted phones, what is the best way to do this? Internet is attached to Ether 1 Data Vlan is attached to Ether 2 with a 192.168.50.0/24 network The Voice Vlan is attac...
by in4ni
Tue Feb 03, 2015 1:20 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Nat Rule applied to Ipsec tunnel
Replies: 4
Views: 759

Re: Nat Rule applied to Ipsec tunnel

That is a good Idea, Ill give it a try





Thank you
by in4ni
Mon Feb 02, 2015 9:39 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Nat Rule applied to Ipsec tunnel
Replies: 4
Views: 759

Re: Nat Rule applied to Ipsec tunnel

here is the rule
chain=dstnat action=dst-nat to-addresses=192.168.2.60 to-ports=80-81
protocol=tcp in-interface=ether1 dst-port=80-81
by in4ni
Mon Feb 02, 2015 6:52 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Nat Rule applied to Ipsec tunnel
Replies: 4
Views: 759

Nat Rule applied to Ipsec tunnel

I have a simple NAT rule to redirect port 80 to my DVR (see below) ether 1 is my WAN interface ;;; DVR chain=dstnat action=dst-nat to-addresses=192.168.2.60 to-ports=8866 protocol=tcp in-interface=ether1 dst-port=8866 Today I established a IPsec tunnel however ALL port 80 requests (no matter the IP)...
by in4ni
Fri Mar 21, 2014 1:08 pm
Forum: General
Topic: VPN for Voice
Replies: 3
Views: 640

Re: VPN for Voice

rextended, your suggestion did the trick


Thank you
by in4ni
Thu Mar 20, 2014 12:24 am
Forum: General
Topic: VPN for Voice
Replies: 3
Views: 640

VPN for Voice

Today I installed an IP PBX at a clients location and estableshed a PPTP VPN tunnel at the remote location, Data flows perfect however the phones dont work properly. For some reason the PBX thinks that all the phones connected through the VPN are coming from the same IP address. The PBX Shows all th...
by in4ni
Fri Feb 07, 2014 11:04 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Mikrotik to Sonicwall VPN
Replies: 1
Views: 785

Mikrotik to Sonicwall VPN

Im looking for detailed instructions on how to setup a Mikrotik to Sonicwall VPN, at one time there was a Wiki for that however that article is not posted any longer

Done anyone have any instruction for this setup





Thank you
by in4ni
Mon Sep 10, 2012 1:37 am
Forum: General
Topic: Routing Mark -No inbound access
Replies: 3
Views: 506

Re: Routing Mark -No inbound access

I have never used the output chain. what should the rule look iike so I can winbox into the interface that has the routing mark


Thank you
by in4ni
Fri Sep 07, 2012 2:20 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Routing Mark -No inbound access
Replies: 3
Views: 506

Routing Mark -No inbound access

After configuring my Router OS 5.5 with a second internet connection and started using router marks to route traffic I am no longer able to connect from the outside in with winbox, i cant even get a ping reply, What type of rule do i need to make this happen?

Thank you
by in4ni
Sat Aug 04, 2012 12:50 am
Forum: Wireless Networking
Topic: Cannot client to WPA using passphrase
Replies: 1
Views: 1638

Cannot client to WPA using passphrase

I have a RB 711 that i am trying to connect as a station to a Motorola access point using a WPA passphrase. I cannot get an association to save my life. I tried setting up a security profile using the passphrase to no avail, I also converted the passphrase to hex to no avail. What am i doing wrong? ...
by in4ni
Tue Sep 27, 2011 2:20 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Simple Queue for my VOIP PBX
Replies: 0
Views: 390

Simple Queue for my VOIP PBX

What is the most efficient way to guranantee 1meg of bandwidth to my VOIP PBX IP interface? My Lan IP is 192.168.2.0/24, The PBX is 192.168.2.252. I need to gurarantee the my users cannot rob the necessary bandwidth from my PBX to operate properly. Do i make a simple queue for .252 and give it a hig...
by in4ni
Tue Sep 20, 2011 2:02 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Problem with Qsig across VPN
Replies: 1
Views: 428

Problem with Qsig across VPN

I recently attempted to replace 2 netgear VPN routers with Mikrotik. Each site has a Mikrotik box using a simple PPTP clinet and server, nothing fancy, I also tried l2TP to no avail Everything such as SMB filesharing, WEB, FTP and several other apps work great across the VPN tunnel however the custo...
by in4ni
Mon Aug 22, 2011 3:31 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Firewalling between intefaces
Replies: 1
Views: 392

Firewalling between intefaces

I juat setup a routerboard where 5 companies are sharing 1 internet connection. I have created each business a Vlan interface with there own network (natted).

What is the best way to create a firewall rule so each network is protected from each other?


Thank you
by in4ni
Mon Aug 22, 2011 3:25 pm
Forum: RouterBOARD hardware
Topic: 802.11af poe
Replies: 1
Views: 1191

802.11af poe

Is there any routerboard hardware that is 802.11af poe compliant?


Thank you
by in4ni
Sun Oct 24, 2010 11:23 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Connect MikroTik to Netgear VPN
Replies: 3
Views: 1740

Re: Connect MikroTik to Netgear VPN

Yes Netgear uses IPSEC however the Mikrotik documentation is useless in the situation

I was wondering of anyone has ever successfully connected top a Netgear IPSEC VPN
by in4ni
Thu Oct 14, 2010 5:07 am
Forum: General
Topic: Connect MikroTik to Netgear VPN
Replies: 3
Views: 1740

Connect MikroTik to Netgear VPN

Is any one aware of any examples or Wiki on how to establish a VPN connection between a Mikrotik box and a Netgear Prosafe VPN router?



Thank you
by in4ni
Fri Sep 24, 2010 2:20 am
Forum: General
Topic: TFTP configuration
Replies: 4
Views: 1154

Re: TFTP configuration

A single file name works perfectly

My client is a Polycom SIP phone, Every time the phone gets turned on it downloads a few *.cfg files



Thank you for your efforts thus far
by in4ni
Fri Sep 24, 2010 12:36 am
Forum: General
Topic: TFTP configuration
Replies: 4
Views: 1154

Re: TFTP configuration

Thank you for the reply

the wildcard is not working for me all of my files have an cfg extension so i entered *.cfg to no avail

im currently ruinning Router os 4.0
by in4ni
Thu Sep 23, 2010 9:47 pm
Forum: General
Topic: TFTP configuration
Replies: 4
Views: 1154

TFTP configuration

Im attempting to use the TFTP service in the Router OS however it appears that i need to enter each and every file name that needs to be served up in the config. Is there a wildcard i can use for the REQ & Real file name ? so i dont have to make an entry for every file that needs to be server up? I ...
by in4ni
Tue Sep 14, 2010 2:28 am
Forum: Wireless Networking
Topic: Will hotspot Do this?
Replies: 3
Views: 671

Re: Will hotspot Do this?

RoadRacer, Interested in helping me out with this $

shoot me an email hs at jaxitsdotcom
by in4ni
Fri Apr 02, 2010 10:29 pm
Forum: Wireless Networking
Topic: Will hotspot Do this?
Replies: 3
Views: 671

Will hotspot Do this?

I have a small restaurant who wants to do the following: Please let me know if Mikrotik Hotspot service will work with the proper setup and config force users to fill out a contact form and email the results before Internet access is granted Allow a max of 2 hours of internet access per computer per...
by in4ni
Wed Nov 04, 2009 11:18 pm
Forum: Wireless Networking
Topic: WDS Bandwidth issue
Replies: 8
Views: 1834

Re: WDS Bandwidth issue

very frustrating for me as i like MT products. I had to use another product for this project as Mikrotik couldnt cut it. I just cant use Mikrotik with my hi-end customers as the lack of support in a situation like this would get me in a lot of trouble.


Just my 2 cents
by in4ni
Sat Sep 26, 2009 6:56 pm
Forum: Wireless Networking
Topic: WDS Bandwidth issue
Replies: 8
Views: 1834

Re: WDS Bandwidth issue

No Queues

no firewall rulz

Tried Nstream and that didnt seem to help much

Just turned off connection tracking to no avail


Thank you for the suggestions!!

Have a great weekend
by in4ni
Sat Sep 26, 2009 3:32 pm
Forum: Wireless Networking
Topic: WDS Bandwidth issue
Replies: 8
Views: 1834

Re: WDS Bandwidth issue

# jan/02/1970 00:03:00 by RouterOS 3.28 # software id = 016T-GT92 # /interface bridge add admin-mac=00:00:00:00:00:00 ageing-time=5m arp=enabled auto-mac=yes \ comment="" disabled=no forward-delay=15s l2mtu=2304 max-message-age=20s \ mtu=1500 name=bridge1 priority=0x8000 protocol-mode=rstp \ transmi...
by in4ni
Fri Sep 25, 2009 12:29 am
Forum: Wireless Networking
Topic: WDS Bandwidth issue
Replies: 8
Views: 1834

Re: WDS Bandwidth issue

Thank you for the reply

I have tried different channels and i have lots of seperation between channels (wds1 and wds2)



thank you
by in4ni
Thu Sep 24, 2009 10:32 pm
Forum: Wireless Networking
Topic: WDS Bandwidth issue
Replies: 8
Views: 1834

WDS Bandwidth issue

I have a confusing bandwidth issue. All APs are RB433's with R52H's, Fileserver - AP1 - AP2 - AP3 AP 2 has 2 radios and is acting as my repeater Bandwidth between AP1 and fileserver is geat (hard wired) Bandwidth between AP1 and AP2 is ok (15mbs) bandwidth between AP2 and Server is ok (15mbs) WDS li...
by in4ni
Mon Sep 14, 2009 9:20 pm
Forum: Wireless Networking
Topic: Is this scenario possible?
Replies: 3
Views: 577

Re: Is this scenario possible?

i sure would like to get some comments on how i should configure the system
by in4ni
Fri Sep 11, 2009 11:01 pm
Forum: Wireless Networking
Topic: Is this scenario possible?
Replies: 3
Views: 577

Is this scenario possible?

i have been tasked to temporally network together a few meeting rooms at a convention center. One of the meeting spaces is on the second floor kinda far away. I was wondering can I pre configure serveral Mikrotik RB433's and start from the "gateway" and start walking down the hall and when the signa...
by in4ni
Sat Jun 27, 2009 4:30 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Active Sync Time Outs
Replies: 0
Views: 598

Active Sync Time Outs

I have a small business server and i am getting Exchange errors relating to Windows Mobile direct push. According the MS Knowledge base it appears to be a http timeout. "issue may occur if the firewall has not been configured to let HTTP(S) requests live longer than the minimum heartbeat interval th...
by in4ni
Tue Jun 23, 2009 10:42 pm
Forum: Wireless Networking
Topic: Create Schedule for WiFi
Replies: 16
Views: 27025

Re: Create Schedule for WiFi

Thank you Craig, that was the answer i was looking for



Have a great day
by in4ni
Sat Jun 20, 2009 6:47 pm
Forum: Wireless Networking
Topic: Create Schedule for WiFi
Replies: 16
Views: 27025

Re: Create Schedule for WiFi

Thank you

The interface name is "vlan-hotspot"


Thank you very very much


have a great weekend
by in4ni
Sat Jun 20, 2009 2:01 pm
Forum: Wireless Networking
Topic: Create Schedule for WiFi
Replies: 16
Views: 27025

Re: Create Schedule for WiFi

I have tried to create the scrips to no avail, thats why I posted in the forum.

Evidently creating the script isnt that easy or someone probably would have posted the code.
by in4ni
Sat Jun 20, 2009 1:56 am
Forum: Wireless Networking
Topic: Create Schedule for WiFi
Replies: 16
Views: 27025

Re: Create Schedule for WiFi

Im looking for the proper script code
by in4ni
Thu Jun 18, 2009 9:39 pm
Forum: Wireless Networking
Topic: Create Schedule for WiFi
Replies: 16
Views: 27025

Re: Create Schedule for WiFi

all i want to do is disable the wifi vlan inteface on the router


Thank you
by in4ni
Thu Jun 18, 2009 3:33 am
Forum: Wireless Networking
Topic: Create Schedule for WiFi
Replies: 16
Views: 27025

Re: Create Schedule for WiFi

Im looking for a script example
by in4ni
Wed Jun 17, 2009 4:45 am
Forum: Wireless Networking
Topic: Create Schedule for WiFi
Replies: 16
Views: 27025

Create Schedule for WiFi

How can i create a schedule to disable Wifi Access at 8:00pm and enable Access at 6:00am?

What i would like to is shutdown the Wifi Vlan interface on my router. How would i use the system scheduler to do this?



Thank you
by in4ni
Mon Jun 15, 2009 2:36 am
Forum: Wireless Networking
Topic: Hotspot Password with no login name
Replies: 2
Views: 1435

Re: Hotspot Password with no login name

Sounds likea great suggestion, Ill have to get the Usermanager running on the RB450.


Thank you
by in4ni
Sat Jun 13, 2009 5:35 pm
Forum: Wireless Networking
Topic: Hotspot Password with no login name
Replies: 2
Views: 1435

Hotspot Password with no login name

I have a doctors office waiting room that has free wifi however all their neighbors are leaching off the free wifi and my client wants to put a stop to it. Im looking for some simple hotspot solution so the receptionist can generate a new password everyday and post it in the waiting room. Can i crea...
by in4ni
Wed Jun 03, 2009 10:37 pm
Forum: Wireless Networking
Topic: Proper Point to Multi Point Setup
Replies: 2
Views: 891

Re: Proper Point to Multi Point Setup

i made the post for suggestions, however what i have done is use WDS and Vlans. working great!


Thank you for your reply
by in4ni
Sat May 16, 2009 9:45 pm
Forum: Wireless Networking
Topic: Proper Point to Multi Point Setup
Replies: 2
Views: 891

Proper Point to Multi Point Setup

What I want to achieve is a 5.8 GHz point to multi point configuration. This is going to be a 16 location wireless IP camera system using Mikrotik Gear,The camera will be plugged into a routerboard via ethernet cable. Also I want to make the camera locations a 2.4 Gig Wifi Access Point using a secon...
by in4ni
Sun Oct 12, 2008 2:43 am
Forum: General
Topic: Weird Bandwidth issue
Replies: 0
Views: 420

Weird Bandwidth issue

i have a ROS 4.13 router plugged into a Metro Ethernet circuit i are having strainge bandwidth readings. When i perform a bandwidth using the Mikrotik tool the reading form the tool says 700k however the interface bandwidth is telling me 2.7Meg I get the same readings if i perform the bandwidth on a...