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by dunga
Tue Jun 28, 2016 6:33 pm
Forum: Beginner Basics
Topic: Upgraded my Internet but still get the same speed through Mikrotik 2011
Replies: 9
Views: 1153

Re: Upgraded my Internet but still get the same speed through Mikrotik 2011

Any command line for the configuartion.

That will be helpful for me
by dunga
Tue Jun 28, 2016 5:25 pm
Forum: Beginner Basics
Topic: Upgraded my Internet but still get the same speed through Mikrotik 2011
Replies: 9
Views: 1153

Re: Upgraded my Internet but still get the same speed through Mikrotik 2011

I think your problem is most likely that you're getting used as a DNS-amplification reflector in DDoS activity. Note that you're getting ssh login failures from various sources... You didn't show any firewall filter rules, but given the above log entries, it appears that your router is reachable vi...
by dunga
Tue Jun 28, 2016 5:08 pm
Forum: Beginner Basics
Topic: Two networks and DHCP server
Replies: 9
Views: 15890

Re: Two networks and DHCP server

I have a challenge to setup such network, where there are some systems that required to only access their software but will be on static with different ip range like the server/software, then other on hotspot. How will I achieve such setup where some systems will have a static only on the range of 1...
by dunga
Wed Jun 15, 2016 1:57 pm
Forum: Beginner Basics
Topic: Disable Internet at Certain hours !!
Replies: 19
Views: 11057

Re: Disable Internet at Certain hours !!

One other thing - it's pretty common for chains to have accept rules for established,related connections early in the list for performance reasons. If your forward chain has such rules, then when "internet blackout" time comes, it will only block new  connections. Connections that were already esta...
by dunga
Wed Jun 15, 2016 1:17 pm
Forum: Beginner Basics
Topic: Upgraded my Internet but still get the same speed through Mikrotik 2011
Replies: 9
Views: 1153

Re: Upgraded my Internet but still get the same speed through Mikrotik 2011

I have similar issues with my routerboard RB2011, but in this case if I connect thru router it gives varying speed but when I connect thru laptop, i get a higher bandwidth from the ISP Here is the setup for my router jun/14/2016 19:03:25 system,error,critical login failure for user tech from 91.224 ...
by dunga
Wed Jun 15, 2016 12:50 pm
Forum: General
Topic: SLOW/DIFFERENT BANDWIDTH FROM MIKROTIK AND WINDOWS PC
Replies: 1
Views: 360

SLOW/DIFFERENT BANDWIDTH FROM MIKROTIK AND WINDOWS PC

Hello Freinds, I am faced with this issue. I have a 4meg up/down fibre connection from my ISP, but when I run speedtest or bndwidth test from differnt sites, I get different and lesser bandwidth if I connect thru mikrotik but higher banwidth if I connect thru my laptop. I am using RB 2011Uias as the...
by dunga
Thu Jun 02, 2016 4:17 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Firewall rules for time based
Replies: 7
Views: 5129

Re: Firewall rules for time based

Here's a real life example from my friend's router. He's blocking his daughter's phone from the internet according to the day and time in the comments below. Here it's blocking by MAC address but that's easily changed to IP address or your subnet. Current time when I copied this is Friday so none o...
by dunga
Fri Apr 15, 2016 11:44 am
Forum: General
Topic: RESTRICT FACEBOOK AND YOUTUBE STREAMING BASED ON OFFICE HOUR FROM 8:00 - 4:00 (08:00 - 16:00)
Replies: 21
Views: 12874

Re: RESTRICT FACEBOOK AND YOUTUBE STREAMING BASED ON OFFICE HOUR FROM 8:00 - 4:00 (08:00 - 16:00)

The above code, Where do you put it and how do you implement them in mikrotik. I mean the l7 filter, mangle and other commands that linked to it, so that I can try it and give feed back. This is very important as people are required to concentrate of their work from 8:00 - 16:00, but can do their f...
by dunga
Fri Apr 15, 2016 11:00 am
Forum: General
Topic: RESTRICT FACEBOOK AND YOUTUBE STREAMING BASED ON OFFICE HOUR FROM 8:00 - 4:00 (08:00 - 16:00)
Replies: 21
Views: 12874

Re: RESTRICT FACEBOOK AND YOUTUBE STREAMING BASED ON OFFICE HOUR FROM 8:00 - 4:00 (08:00 - 16:00)

Have you tried ^.+(facebook.com|youtube|iplayer).*$ I use it to block these sites Where you put that string? Hello all, Thanks for your inputs, Solar77 and others, The above code, Where do you put it and how do you implement them in mikrotik. I mean the l7 filter, mangle and other commands that lin...
by dunga
Fri Apr 15, 2016 10:52 am
Forum: General
Topic: Firewall rules for time based
Replies: 7
Views: 5129

Re: Firewall rules for time based

Hello all,
Can someone share the firewall rules that applied to such settings.

Mine I need to block internet connectivity in the network (No internet browsing from 7:00am - 16:00) but allow sharing of files in the network for every time of the day
by dunga
Fri Apr 15, 2016 10:50 am
Forum: General
Topic: Time based firewall rule
Replies: 10
Views: 4707

Re: Time based firewall rule

Hello all, I am faced with some sort of similar problem. I was asked to block internet connectivity in a mikrotik router and allow traffic from some time. What I want is to allow traffic or internet connectivity from 7:00 - 16:00 but block internet connectivity on the network from 17:00 to 6:00am. I...
by dunga
Mon Apr 04, 2016 7:25 pm
Forum: General
Topic: RESTRICT FACEBOOK AND YOUTUBE STREAMING BASED ON OFFICE HOUR FROM 8:00 - 4:00 (08:00 - 16:00)
Replies: 21
Views: 12874

Re: RESTRICT FACEBOOK AND YOUTUBE STREAMING BASED ON OFFICE HOUR FROM 8:00 - 4:00 (08:00 - 16:00)

Using OpenDns will jot work for me because we are not using a public or live ip, rather thru a USB/3G network connection.

Does opendns work with ip not live ip?
by dunga
Tue Mar 29, 2016 6:04 pm
Forum: General
Topic: L7 and youtube
Replies: 17
Views: 17553

Re: L7 and youtube

This is my Layer7-protocol: /ip firewall layer7-protocol add name=Bittorrent regexp="^(\\x13bittorrent protocol|azver\\x01\$|get /scrape\ \\\?info_hash=get /announce\\\?info_hash=|get /client/bitcomet/|GET /data\\\ \?fid=)|d1:ad2:id20:|\\x08'7P\\)[RP]" add name=streaming regexp=videoplayback|video ...
by dunga
Tue Mar 29, 2016 5:42 pm
Forum: General
Topic: RESTRICT FACEBOOK AND YOUTUBE STREAMING BASED ON OFFICE HOUR FROM 8:00 - 4:00 (08:00 - 16:00)
Replies: 21
Views: 12874

RESTRICT FACEBOOK AND YOUTUBE STREAMING BASED ON OFFICE HOUR FROM 8:00 - 4:00 (08:00 - 16:00)

hello Friends, I am faced with this challenge to setup a network using mikrotik in an office environment, where we have to block and restrict the use of facebook and youtube streaming in the network. This is because the limited available bandwidth will not be enuf for all the staff, assuming the sta...
by dunga
Tue Mar 22, 2016 1:03 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Block Torrents & p2p Traffic 100% working on all versions
Replies: 57
Views: 140669

Re: Block Torrents & p2p Traffic 100% working on all versions

Asume you want to block torrent & p2p traffic on 192.168.1.0/24 replace ip according to your need /ip firewall layer7-protocol> use winbox to copy paste name=torrentsites regexp: ^.*(get|GET).+(torrent| thepiratebay|isohunt|entertane|demonoid|btjunkie|mininova|flixflux| torrentz|vertor|h33t|btscene...
by dunga
Tue Feb 09, 2016 2:34 pm
Forum: Beginner Basics
Topic: required help to create DHCP for 1000 users
Replies: 4
Views: 2596

Re: required help to create DHCP for 1000 users

Hello guys, I am faced with such but mine case is that, in that network range, we are expected to access 1pc in that network. The scenerio is this, 1pc is the database which all systems on the network will connect to to access an information, which about 1000 users are logging at the same time. if s...
by dunga
Thu Feb 04, 2016 1:13 pm
Forum: Beginner Basics
Topic: HOW TO SETUP A DUAL WAN AND FAILOVER FOR A NETWORK and RESTRICT FACEBOOK BASED ON OFFICE HOUR FROM 8:00 - 4:00
Replies: 0
Views: 325

HOW TO SETUP A DUAL WAN AND FAILOVER FOR A NETWORK and RESTRICT FACEBOOK BASED ON OFFICE HOUR FROM 8:00 - 4:00

Hello Friends, I am faced with this challenges to setup a network in such a way that they have 2 ISPs so that when one link goes down, the other link takes over, if the 1st link comes on, it switches over to the 1st link. The target also is to make sure that staff or users on the network do not brow...
by dunga
Wed Dec 02, 2015 9:36 pm
Forum: RouterBOARD hardware
Topic: Does Huawei E303 or E173 work with RouterBOARD (also E3372)
Replies: 14
Views: 4519

Re: Does Huawei E303 or E173 work with RouterBOARD (also E3372)

Hello sir, can you help me, I have E355 and stops working after 5mins unless you reboot router, the connection hangs, even to login to Mikrotik base box 2 become difficult.

Thanks
by dunga
Wed Dec 02, 2015 8:59 pm
Forum: General
Topic: why is Huawei E355 not working well in BaseBox 2
Replies: 0
Views: 416

why is Huawei E355 not working well in BaseBox 2

Hello all, I have this problem with Huawei E355, it stops connecting to internet after every 5mins, until you restart the router. This problem has been happening and not working well as required. I have created dhcp client with lte as the interface, can log to the Huawei E355 with 192.168.1.1. How c...
by dunga
Mon Nov 09, 2015 11:58 am
Forum: General
Topic: 3g signal strength
Replies: 3
Views: 3988

Re: 3g signal strength

Hello, Mine runs this way [engineer@centre] /interface ppp-client> info number: ppp-out1 modem-status: call in progress pin-status: no password required functionality: full manufacturer: huawei model: E173 revision: 11.126.16.05.200 serial-number: 860015019027074 current-operator: 62160 (cellid unkn...
by dunga
Tue Nov 03, 2015 4:45 pm
Forum: Beginner Basics
Topic: Layer 7 facebook block
Replies: 29
Views: 141176

Re: Layer 7 facebook block

plz, I need these type of setup for our network. We want to block facebook for some staff from 9am(9:00 till 15hrs) but allow it for some systems, using their mac addresses to except them from the facebook blocking.

I need the steps and possible way of doing it.

Thanks
by dunga
Mon Sep 28, 2015 3:22 pm
Forum: General
Topic: How to Block Streaming Video
Replies: 5
Views: 7673

Re: How to Block Streaming Video

Hi All But what about when the configuration without use a proxy ? My mikrotik version 5.2 (RB 1200) use Layer 7 like below: # \.(3gp|mov|mpe|mpeg|mpeg2|mpeg3|mpeg4|mkv|avi|flv|f4v|f4p|f4a|f4b|x-flv|msi|wmv|mp2|mp3|mp4|swf|rm|rmvb|vcd|pdf|dat|iso|nrg|bin|cab|vcd|ogg|wma|divx|d2v|qt|0[0-9][0-9]) - D...
by dunga
Wed Jul 15, 2015 12:29 pm
Forum: General
Topic: RB912UAG-2HPnD-OUT: Setup and configuration with intergrated mini pci-e sim
Replies: 9
Views: 2172

Re: RB912UAG-2HPnD-OUT: Setup and configuration with intergrated mini pci-e sim

A ppp or LTE interface should have appeared, what modem brand/model are you using?
Nothing like ppp or LTE appeared on the interface.

The modem brand is Atheros communication, version1. see attached picture. Thanks
by dunga
Tue Jul 14, 2015 7:19 pm
Forum: General
Topic: RB912UAG-2HPnD-OUT: Setup and configuration with intergrated mini pci-e sim
Replies: 9
Views: 2172

Re: RB912UAG-2HPnD-OUT: Setup and configuration with intergrated mini pci-e sim

have made the changes as instructed but did not see how to make the sim card work or the interface for the sim configuration appears anywhere.

See attached picture here:
mini pcie enabled and installed.jpg
Where else could i go to get it done.
by dunga
Thu Jul 09, 2015 2:28 pm
Forum: General
Topic: USB 3G modem issues
Replies: 5
Views: 2158

Re: USB 3G modem issues

Hi You first have to disable the flash cd drive on the MF667 modem for routeros to recognize it as a modem at the port. You can use Putty to issue these commands on Windows.......................How? Disable: AT+ZCDRUN=8 Now use Putty to connect to the modem and issue the AT+ZCDRUN=8, it should res...
by dunga
Fri Jul 03, 2015 11:05 am
Forum: General
Topic: RB912UAG-2HPnD-OUT: Setup and configuration with intergrated mini pci-e sim
Replies: 9
Views: 2172

Re: RB912UAG-2HPnD-OUT: Setup and configuration with intergrated mini pci-e sim

To use the internal SIM you have to add a mini-PCIe modem to the mini PCIe slot. (This disables USB)
I had done such but cant see the interface or the SIM interface in the router board. Is there any other way to enable the mini-PCIe card to be detected in the routerboard.


Thanks for your reply
by dunga
Tue Jun 30, 2015 12:33 pm
Forum: General
Topic: RB912UAG-2HPnD-OUT: Setup and configuration with intergrated mini pci-e sim
Replies: 9
Views: 2172

RB912UAG-2HPnD-OUT: Setup and configuration with intergrated mini pci-e sim

Hello All, I have been trying to see if someone can help me configure or setup this device to use internal SIM. I want to make use of the internal sim in the mini pci-e so that it can connect with the GSM provider in my area, so that instead of using the attaching my USB dongle on the usb slot, I ca...
by dunga
Tue Mar 10, 2015 11:11 am
Forum: The User Manager
Topic: MAC authentication in the User Manager
Replies: 3
Views: 6300

Re: MAC authentication in the User Manager

Hello all, I know this post is old but I need help on how to implement this with hotspot. I have setup a hotspot for a school, but the school want a situation where some laptops in the Library will just connected to the internet without the splash or login page, but on my own, I want all to browse a...
by dunga
Fri Mar 06, 2015 1:22 pm
Forum: General
Topic: USB 3G modem issues
Replies: 5
Views: 2158

Re: USB 3G modem issues

Hello
I have the same issue.Anyone with better solution so that I can get my usb modem to work on the rb with 6.18 OS.

See what is displayed when I inserted the modem,
zte mf667 picture.jpg
by dunga
Tue Mar 03, 2015 11:23 am
Forum: General
Topic: RB912UAG-2HPnD- How to make use of the SIM for internet
Replies: 4
Views: 1085

Re: RB912UAG-2HPnD- How to make use of the SIM for internet

You didn't said anything about the modem...to few details anyway. You will get no help for just "I want to use the SIMcard as my main connection" Also I believe you know that the phone is also an radio modem and your sim can't connect to the mobile antennas whithout an modem. Thanks Inox, in that c...
by dunga
Mon Mar 02, 2015 2:29 pm
Forum: Wireless Networking
Topic: Sierra Wireless MC8790 on RB912UAG-2hpnd
Replies: 22
Views: 7079

Re: Sierra Wireless MC8790 on RB912UAG-2hpnd

The device has a SIMcard slot, which I have already attached or connected to the router, it is just to enable it to work either in ppp-out client or another way so that it will be the main source of internet connectivity for my lan and wlan.

please I need assistance on how to make this work
by dunga
Mon Mar 02, 2015 1:53 pm
Forum: Wireless Networking
Topic: Sierra Wireless MC8790 on RB912UAG-2hpnd
Replies: 22
Views: 7079

Re: Sierra Wireless MC8790 on RB912UAG-2hpnd

If you don't "see" the LTE interface, it probably means that the 3G modem is not powered. On the RB912, you have to choose between powering the USB external port or mini-PCIe slot. Go to system->routerboard->USB and switch to MiniPCIe or /system routerboard usb set type=mini-PCIe Hello noib, I am u...
by dunga
Mon Mar 02, 2015 12:47 pm
Forum: Wireless Networking
Topic: Sierra Wireless MC8790 on RB912UAG-2hpnd
Replies: 22
Views: 7079

Re: Sierra Wireless MC8790 on RB912UAG-2hpnd

I have changed the SIM card for another operator (Orange) and changed antenna. Now i have a stable connection , but i'm stuck to "GSM Compact" Mode (and not 3G) and my bandwidth is very limited; around 40kbps. [admin@MikroTik] > /interface ppp-client export # jan/02/1970 00:57:04 by RouterOS 6.12 #...
by dunga
Mon Mar 02, 2015 12:40 pm
Forum: General
Topic: RB912UAG-2HPnD- How to make use of the SIM for internet
Replies: 4
Views: 1085

RB912UAG-2HPnD- How to make use of the SIM for internet

Hello guys, I bought this RB912UAG-2HPnD so that I can make use of the SIM card to access the wireless simcard operators internet, because the area, i want to use it has low or limited connectivity. I want to use the SIMcard as my main connection while both the Lan and wlan will be used for hotspot ...
by dunga
Sat Jan 10, 2015 5:01 pm
Forum: Scripting
Topic: SCRIPT FOR FAILOVER BETWEEN 2 WAN LINKS
Replies: 7
Views: 4311

Re: SCRIPT FOR FAILOVER BETWEEN 2 WAN LINKS

Hello Guys, I have a similar situation just like others complained. I want to setup a failover/bonding (Fibre is my primary link while Vsat-dynamic ip) is my backup. My lan is hotspot. I want a complete setup that will enable me achieve such in no distant time, because the Vsat is running while we a...
by dunga
Mon Nov 03, 2014 2:52 pm
Forum: Beginner Basics
Topic: Bonding 2 WAN Connections
Replies: 13
Views: 40834

Re: Bonding 2 WAN Connections

Hello all,
what is the best way to setup a bonding or joining to or 3 isp together, so that they can route ot transmit thru one lan.
by dunga
Mon Sep 01, 2014 7:28 pm
Forum: Beginner Basics
Topic: SNTP Client Issues - Does not update
Replies: 18
Views: 8268

Re: SNTP Client Issues - Does not update

Hello all, I have been having this issue discuseed above when i connected to a new ISP. I discovered that all the places i installed mikrotik as hotspot, the time does not synch with ntp servers. Could it be that they blocked port 123 which ntp client uses. Is there any workaround incase, they refus...
by dunga
Mon Jun 23, 2014 5:48 pm
Forum: Beginner Basics
Topic: How does failover work?
Replies: 4
Views: 974

Re: How does failover work?

I have failover setup 1st Gateway is PPPOE over bridged modem. 2nd Gateway is DHCP assigned Unplugging the power from the modem causes the failover to trigger to the second gateway and works as expected. When I plug the modem back in the mikrotik uses the primary gateway. If I remove the phone line...
by dunga
Thu May 29, 2014 2:50 pm
Forum: General
Topic: [solved] ROS 6.1 NTP client does not update system clock
Replies: 9
Views: 3375

Re: [solved] ROS 6.1 NTP client does not update system clock

Did you try to use other server?
Yes.

As you can see, the primary server is from south africa, while the secondary server i from US. Yet the ntp client is not synchronizing. Wen I ping the 2 ip they are replying.

What other way could i do for it to work.

Thanks
by dunga
Mon May 26, 2014 3:40 pm
Forum: The User Manager
Topic: Day/Night Bandwidth Configure in User Manager
Replies: 9
Views: 6520

Re: Day/Night Bandwidth Configure in User Manager

I'm using PPPoE with MkT User Manager and want to configure time based bandwidth (day/night). Here's what I did.... 1. Created a Profile 2. Added two limitation based on time a) 256k - 00:00:00 - 12:59:59 b) 512k - 13:00:00 - 23:59:59 3. Created an user and associated with above mentioned profile. ...
by dunga
Mon May 26, 2014 2:54 pm
Forum: General
Topic: [solved] ROS 6.1 NTP client does not update system clock
Replies: 9
Views: 3375

Re: [solved] ROS 6.1 NTP client does not update system clock

Still having the same issue of ntp not synchronizing with ntp server. I am using ROS 6.1Rc14, i wonder why it is not working /system [admin@MBJ] /system> ntp [admin@MBJ] /system ntp> client [admin@MBJ] /system ntp client> pr enabled: yes mode: unicast primary-ntp: 196.25.1.1 secondary-ntp: 205.196.1...
by dunga
Sat Jan 11, 2014 11:29 am
Forum: Beginner Basics
Topic: Change the date in " Mikrotik User Manager"
Replies: 4
Views: 1996

Re: Change the date in " Mikrotik User Manager"

grenzo To set clock or time in mikrotik, Thru winbox, click on system ------SNTP or NTP client, then click on enable and select unicast and put the ip aadrress of the ntp pool server og your choice. See attached picture ntp settings.JPG But before, try and go to this link http://www.pool.ntp.org/en/...
by dunga
Sat Dec 14, 2013 10:17 am
Forum: Beginner Basics
Topic: Using Mikrotik web proxy in hotspot setup
Replies: 7
Views: 4990

Re: Using Mikrotik web proxy in hotspot setup

Hello Fewi, You said add the rule before pre-hotspot chain, I dont understand you very well. how is it done Nice! That's a neat workaround. Using the pre-hotspot chain would be more reliable since that hooks directly into the provided customization, and the hotspot NAT rules are dynamic and may chan...
by dunga
Thu Nov 28, 2013 10:24 am
Forum: General
Topic: Web Proxy for small network
Replies: 36
Views: 7664

Re: Web Proxy for small network

@max open your winbox then drag & drop all package of 6.0 in you winbox file menu. then go to system >> upgrade >> upgrade package source >> click + sign >> router ip address >> admin >> password (router password) >> Apply. then you will reboot the system. i hope your system will upgrade automatica...
by dunga
Wed Nov 27, 2013 4:13 pm
Forum: General
Topic: load balancing + hotspot + webproxy
Replies: 19
Views: 3929

Re: load balancing + hotspot + webproxy

Hello all, Can someone help me with this issue. I have hotspot on my Mikrotik, but it seems the network is getting slower irrespective of the people browsing the internet, it is just a cafe. The owner said he want me to enable web proxy in the mirotik as well. I want to ask if it is possible to have...
by dunga
Thu Nov 07, 2013 6:31 pm
Forum: RouterBOARD hardware
Topic: RB2011 freeze
Replies: 49
Views: 13901

Re: RB2011 freeze

It works for me. 5 days uptime since 6.4.
have you confirmed again that version 6.4 is stable on RB2011LS. Because i am having a serious issue on this rb2011 and that is causing alot of problem for me. or do u suggest i use ether6 as my wan link and leave ether1 alone on this issue. Thanks
by dunga
Thu Nov 07, 2013 4:40 pm
Forum: General
Topic: RB2011 Default Port Configuration (Master/Bridge)
Replies: 18
Views: 9853

Re: RB2011 Default Port Configuration (Master/Bridge)

hello all, I am interested in this topic, cus i have a bandwidth of 2meg down and 1meg up, but the fibre link is connecte thru the port1 on my RB2011LS. At times i notice that the link will stop and later pick up again. I dont understand what actually you guys are saying about the ports. Are u sayin...
by dunga
Thu Nov 07, 2013 3:30 pm
Forum: General
Topic: How to Block torrent 100%? Only 2 lines. It is solved.
Replies: 63
Views: 88658

Re: How to Block torrent 100%? Only 2 lines. It is solved.

Hello all,
Can i have the firewall rule to block the torent as you guys suggested. I want to implement it in my network
by dunga
Thu Oct 17, 2013 3:15 pm
Forum: The User Manager
Topic: Usermanager, Hotspot, shared users
Replies: 20
Views: 31099

Re: Usermanager, Hotspot, shared users

It was start to work when im manually enabled user 2 logins ... see in picture:
User Manager- Users_1330969483392.jpeg
This is the one that worked for me as well. I am using version router OS 5.26, i think MT team will work on it so that it will be intergrated fully witout going thru this steps.