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by Zapnologica
Mon Oct 24, 2016 4:11 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Managing Appartment Block Internet
Replies: 6
Views: 1020

Re: Managing Appartment Block Internet

Connect the fibre to your core router then connect the switches to router with cable and connect the APs to your switch, bridge the Aps and get the same SSID for all of them In router run a pppoe server and make a account for client or you can other config that you like for your network My only iss...
by Zapnologica
Mon Oct 24, 2016 3:07 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Managing Appartment Block Internet
Replies: 6
Views: 1020

Managing Appartment Block Internet

Good day, I am looking for a system to help me effectively manage a shared fibre line in an apartment block of 20 - 30 flats. The idea is to run Cat5e Ethernet cable to each apartment to a central network point. Then run a 30 - 50 Mbps fibre line to that cabinet and effectively share it to each unit...
by Zapnologica
Tue Sep 27, 2016 9:33 am
Forum: General
Topic: IPSec Tunnel Creation
Replies: 8
Views: 40919

Re: IPSec Tunnel Creation

Im also having trouble.

I have opened port 500 UDP

but i cant find protocol type ESP?
by Zapnologica
Sun Sep 25, 2016 1:19 pm
Forum: General
Topic: L2TP/IPSec for iphone?
Replies: 6
Views: 7480

Re: L2TP/IPSec for iphone?

Apple has removed PPTP VPN in their latest IOS update. So if you are using that you have to migrate over to Ipsec or other encrypted VPN technology.
by Zapnologica
Wed Mar 09, 2016 5:35 pm
Forum: Scripting
Topic: Script - DHCP Lease to Simple Queues
Replies: 13
Views: 21770

Re: Script - DHCP Lease to Simple Queues

I recently needed to create queues for DHCP entries, and I used a much simpler solution... The following script is applied as lease-script: :local queueName "Guest $leaseActMAC"; :if ($leaseBound = "1") do={ /queue simple add name=$queueName parent=GUESTS place-before="Guest STATIC" target=($leaseA...
by Zapnologica
Fri Jan 15, 2016 6:39 am
Forum: General
Topic: Route IP out differente gateway
Replies: 4
Views: 561

Re: Route IP out differente gateway

Thanks,

I have implemented this. However for some reasons my sip trunks seems to be having trouble with registering.

Could I be missing something the would cause the SIP packets or protocol to not be caught by that mangle rule?
by Zapnologica
Thu Jan 14, 2016 3:42 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Route IP out differente gateway
Replies: 4
Views: 561

Route IP out differente gateway

Please can someone help me. I am struggling with something so simple. I have my mikrotik as my main router in the office. Currently all traffic is NATed out of my PPPoE_1 Client connection. I have recently added a VoIP PBX to the network. So I have obtained another ADSL line, and set it up as PPPoE_...
by Zapnologica
Fri Nov 27, 2015 10:45 am
Forum: General
Topic: MF 823 LTE USB Modem
Replies: 13
Views: 21618

Re: MF 823 LTE USB Modem

Thank you so much for saying i must add a dhcp client on the interface.

I have been searching for a good hour now and no where does it say to add a dhcp client to the interface.

Works like a charm now.
by Zapnologica
Fri Nov 27, 2015 9:30 am
Forum: General
Topic: RB2011UAS-2HnD - USB Problems
Replies: 8
Views: 9526

Re: RB2011UAS-2HnD - USB Problems

Are there any work a rounds or solutions to this? From my understanding, If the 3G modem on the usb is the main internet connection. I cannot remotely reboot the router because when it power back on there will be no modem? I am also having trouble getting the PPP Client working. I plugged the usb in...
by Zapnologica
Thu Nov 26, 2015 10:48 pm
Forum: General
Topic: RB2011UAS-2HnD - USB Problems
Replies: 8
Views: 9526

Re: RB2011UAS-2HnD - USB Problems

This is no good,

I also just bought the RB2011UiAS purely for USB modem support.

My usb is also not showing up.

Has this hardware problem possibly been rectified on any revisions or newer models?

Would a usb Hub inline help solve this problem?
by Zapnologica
Thu Nov 26, 2015 1:24 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Cloud VPN Network
Replies: 3
Views: 1352

Cloud VPN Network

I have a number of sites in multiple locations. Each site has a Mikrotik router as the min gateway with its own public internet connection. My goal is have each router be a VPN client to a single Host, somewhere in the cloud. So basically I want to create a single network between all my sites, purel...
by Zapnologica
Wed Feb 18, 2015 8:43 pm
Forum: Scripting
Topic: Disable Interface on Startup and enable 1 minute later
Replies: 7
Views: 1962

Re: Disable Interface on Startup and enable 1 minute later

Does script and scheduler not run the same scripting language?

Ok sweet, It is working now in scheduler.
by Zapnologica
Wed Feb 18, 2015 11:41 am
Forum: Scripting
Topic: Disable Interface on Startup and enable 1 minute later
Replies: 7
Views: 1962

Re: Disable Interface on Startup and enable 1 minute later

This works in the terminal but not in a script?


am I doing something wrong? im running v6.26

/interface pppoe-clinet disable Test
if I put that in a script and click run, nothing happens, put it in the terminal and it disables the interface?
by Zapnologica
Wed Feb 18, 2015 11:02 am
Forum: Scripting
Topic: Disable Interface on Startup and enable 1 minute later
Replies: 7
Views: 1962

Re: Disable Interface on Startup and enable 1 minute later

Any Ideas on what that specific script might look like? I haven't got much experience with the scripting language.
by Zapnologica
Wed Feb 18, 2015 9:04 am
Forum: Scripting
Topic: Disable Interface on Startup and enable 1 minute later
Replies: 7
Views: 1962

Disable Interface on Startup and enable 1 minute later

Good day, I have a weird case in my one clients mikrotik. This is more of a work around than a solution but it will be quicker for me to do this. I am routing voip data out of a different gateway. However my VoIP only starts routhign through the other line after I disable my primary internet line. S...
by Zapnologica
Wed Sep 10, 2014 8:18 pm
Forum: Scripting
Topic: Need help with script to make simple queue for dhcp entries
Replies: 10
Views: 5745

Re: Need help with script to make simple queue for dhcp entr

Does this script still work with V6.19 ?

I am trying to implement this script again and I cant seem to get it to work.
by Zapnologica
Wed Sep 10, 2014 8:08 pm
Forum: General
Topic: How to save session info in new winbox v3
Replies: 1
Views: 612

How to save session info in new winbox v3

Im not sure if I am just being daft, or if it is a change in the new winbox. In the old version of winbox I was able to click exit in the bottom of the left menu, and when I reconnected to that router box again it rembered all the windows I had open etc. I cant seem to get this working in the new wi...
by Zapnologica
Tue Aug 12, 2014 2:45 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Binding Mac addresses to certain users on Hotspot
Replies: 3
Views: 667

Re: Binding Mac addresses to certain users on Hotspot

Also, Could there be two mac addresses for one user profile?

Say Phone and laptop? Or Wireless / Wired adapter same user but different devices.
by Zapnologica
Tue Aug 12, 2014 2:42 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Binding Mac addresses to certain users on Hotspot
Replies: 3
Views: 667

Re: Binding Mac addresses to certain users on Hotspot

Can you elaborate on that?


So can I basically have the following scenario?

If an unknown mac occurs, user the Guest user profile is used,

Otherwise I can manually add / assign macs to different profiles?
by Zapnologica
Tue Aug 12, 2014 1:47 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Binding Mac addresses to certain users on Hotspot
Replies: 3
Views: 667

Binding Mac addresses to certain users on Hotspot

How can I bind a certain IP / mac address to a hotspot user so that they do not have to physically login every time?

I know you can bypass by a mac address but then that data is not accounted for.

Is there a way and if so how do I go about doing it? This would make my life allot easier.
by Zapnologica
Mon Aug 11, 2014 9:38 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Hotspot issues with Apple Devices
Replies: 6
Views: 2517

Re: Hotspot issues with Apple Devices

Did any of you ever find the issue?

I am experiencing this issue now on a hotspot I set-up for a bead and breakfast?

Latest version of Router OS, And running hotspot without ssl cert.
by Zapnologica
Sun Aug 10, 2014 11:25 pm
Forum: Beginner Basics
Topic: Hotspot not directing https traffic
Replies: 3
Views: 1330

Re: Hotspot not directing https traffic

Thanks for your response, I have attached an image of the error which I get, Hotspotsslerror.jpg However I dont think that having an ssl cert on the hotspot is the issue? This error doesnt occour when I try got to my hotspots page using ssl., If I connect to the wireless, (Not Logged in) and My brow...
by Zapnologica
Wed Aug 06, 2014 9:17 pm
Forum: Beginner Basics
Topic: Hotspot not directing https traffic
Replies: 3
Views: 1330

Hotspot not directing https traffic

Good day, I just set-up a hotspot the other day, So far it is all working great except for the fact that if a suer goes to a https site before logging in. they receive a ssl error and are NOT redirected to the login page. But if they go to a http:// site it redirects them. What am I missing here? Is...
by Zapnologica
Wed Aug 06, 2014 2:53 pm
Forum: Scripting
Topic: Send email when gateway failover
Replies: 6
Views: 4091

Re: Send email when gateway failover

I am looking for a similar solution.

did you come right with this?

I want to email a user when a gateway is un-accessible or the route switches to the next distance.
by Zapnologica
Thu Jun 19, 2014 8:18 am
Forum: Beginner Basics
Topic: Huawei E3131 3G modem support
Replies: 4
Views: 2358

Re: Huawei E3131 3G modem support

Thanks for your reply and input.

Pitty that I am not able to get an exact answer. But you have helped send me in the correct direction.


Thanks
by Zapnologica
Wed Jun 18, 2014 10:06 am
Forum: Beginner Basics
Topic: Huawei E3131 3G modem support
Replies: 4
Views: 2358

Huawei E3131 3G modem support

Good day, I am looking at buying a rb with the intent of putting a 3G backup. I have looked at the hardware supported list and I dont see the Huawei E3131 modem there. 1: Will this work with the Mikrotik? 2: If not is there a way for me to somehow get it supported? I just wanted to check before I go...
by Zapnologica
Fri Jun 06, 2014 11:27 am
Forum: RouterBOARD hardware
Topic: RB433UAH and Arduino Uno/Mega and Ethernet shield
Replies: 18
Views: 10239

Re: RB433UAH and Arduino Uno/Mega and Ethernet shield

Are you wanting to store these values on the actual RB, or on a pc some where. Cause you have two options. 1: use the mikrotik to make a Virtual comport, Which you then run a client software on your pc, wich then allows you to get access to the ardruino. It basically makes a pipe, from the pc to the...
by Zapnologica
Thu Jun 05, 2014 10:27 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Trouble with policy routing for voip sip trunk
Replies: 1
Views: 1134

Re: Trouble with policy routing for voip sip trunk

Ok, So I have been doing some more investigating into the issue, and I think I mayb have found the cause, My primary line and my VoIP line are from the same provider. Below is the address I have received from them: admin@Mikrotik Switch] /ip address> print Flags: X - disabled, I - invalid, D - dynam...
by Zapnologica
Thu Jun 05, 2014 9:40 pm
Forum: General
Topic: DNS Requests coming from my public interface?
Replies: 12
Views: 1954

Re: DNS Requests coming from my public interface?

Shouldn't my firewall block every port unless I have opened it?
Either with a nat rule or simply by masquerading?
by Zapnologica
Thu Jun 05, 2014 2:21 pm
Forum: General
Topic: DNS Requests coming from my public interface?
Replies: 12
Views: 1954

Re: DNS Requests coming from my public interface?

Ok thanks,

While Im at it,

What other important firewall rules should I have on my router?
by Zapnologica
Thu Jun 05, 2014 2:14 pm
Forum: General
Topic: DNS Requests coming from my public interface?
Replies: 12
Views: 1954

Re: DNS Requests coming from my public interface?

Yes Thanks,

I figured that one.

So I just duplicate that rule for my 3 public interfaces.
by Zapnologica
Thu Jun 05, 2014 1:09 pm
Forum: General
Topic: DNS Requests coming from my public interface?
Replies: 12
Views: 1954

Re: DNS Requests coming from my public interface?

Could I replace not LAN with the public interface name?
by Zapnologica
Thu Jun 05, 2014 12:18 pm
Forum: General
Topic: DNS Requests coming from my public interface?
Replies: 12
Views: 1954

Re: DNS Requests coming from my public interface?

How Do I do that?

Does this mean that some one is using my router as a DNS server?

I have added a temp firewall rule to drop incoming to port 53, But then will this not disable me to do dns resolution as well?
by Zapnologica
Thu Jun 05, 2014 12:09 pm
Forum: General
Topic: DNS Requests coming from my public interface?
Replies: 12
Views: 1954

DNS Requests coming from my public interface?

I noticed something weird earlier today, My one dsl line is current not active (ie there are no devices routing through it). It is my backup line. But I noticed every second there was a full upload spike on my PPPoE interface. I packet sniffed the traffic and I got the following: odd traffic.jpg I d...
by Zapnologica
Wed Jun 04, 2014 7:08 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Trouble with policy routing for voip sip trunk
Replies: 1
Views: 1134

Trouble with policy routing for voip sip trunk

Good day, I really hope that some one can help me here. I have been struggling for about a week now at a client trying to get thier PBX to use a separate line. Summary of my problem: What I have done: - Setup a firewall list off all ips to be marked to ues ISP2 - Added a mangle rule, prerouting, src...
by Zapnologica
Mon Jun 02, 2014 10:42 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Route voip traffic out different gateway
Replies: 10
Views: 3519

Re: Route voip traffic out different gateway

OK I have been testing and my routing seems to be working correctly. I added a desktop computer to my mangle rule and it can use ISP2 happily. But now I still have not solved my issue, The main reason for this was to make my voip pbx run on the second line. The minute I switch over the pbx to use is...
by Zapnologica
Mon Jun 02, 2014 10:16 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Route voip traffic out different gateway
Replies: 10
Views: 3519

Re: Route voip traffic out different gateway

Sorry, My question was abit ambigious. What i mean is: I have two routes: 1: no packet mark, distance 1, gateway = isp1 2: packet mark "Voip", distance 2, gateway = isp2 Now I mark traffic in MANGLE prerouting from src address 192.168.1.30 with a route mark of "Voip" What stops these packets from go...
by Zapnologica
Mon Jun 02, 2014 12:34 pm
Forum: Scripting
Topic: Dydns update on certain interface
Replies: 13
Views: 2431

Re: Dydns update on certain interface

Ok yes I can find my routes there,

But how do I determine / tell it which route to go out?

I need to give it a routing mark or something to that effect dont I?
by Zapnologica
Mon Jun 02, 2014 12:11 pm
Forum: Scripting
Topic: Dydns update on certain interface
Replies: 13
Views: 2431

Re: Dydns update on certain interface

This is great.

Thank you so much,

Where do you change the routing? Or how do you decide your routing?

I cant see in the script which part does that?
by Zapnologica
Mon Jun 02, 2014 10:09 am
Forum: Scripting
Topic: Dydns update on certain interface
Replies: 13
Views: 2431

Re: Dydns update on certain interface

Maybe you can use two different addresses for fetching and route each thru the corresponding gateway. Then you will know both ip addresses. Or always change the routing before fetching. Then one address will be sufficient. How would I use two different addresses? Does dyndns have multiple IP addres...
by Zapnologica
Mon Jun 02, 2014 10:08 am
Forum: General
Topic: Route voip traffic out different gateway
Replies: 10
Views: 3519

Re: Route voip traffic out different gateway

the theory is simple: supposed: 1) no one other settings are wrong 2) all work flawlessly 3) there are no other rule than contraddict you can 1)You must mark route on prerouting chain coming from the source you want redirected. 2)on route table you can add 0.0.0.0/0 --> IP isp2 where routing mark=t...
by Zapnologica
Mon May 26, 2014 9:35 pm
Forum: Scripting
Topic: Dydns update on certain interface
Replies: 13
Views: 2431

Re: Dydns update on certain interface

Any ideas on how to possibly do this.

I need to achieve this, as I am routing my SIP trunks out of a different gateway, and they require a host name so that they can reverse connect.

So ie my one script needs to update the VoIP gateway, and the other script the normal internet gateway.
by Zapnologica
Mon May 26, 2014 7:45 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Route voip traffic out different gateway
Replies: 10
Views: 3519

Re: Route voip traffic out different gateway

Ok I currently have what you have mentioned.

I have finally compiled the complete export and attached it,

Thanks for the help,
I appreciate it allot.
by Zapnologica
Mon May 26, 2014 7:23 pm
Forum: Scripting
Topic: Dydns update on certain interface
Replies: 13
Views: 2431

Re: Dydns update on certain interface

If not the way im doing it, there must be some type of way to do this?
by Zapnologica
Sun May 25, 2014 10:51 pm
Forum: Beginner Basics
Topic: VPN with Android Mobile to MikroTik RouterOS version 6.13
Replies: 40
Views: 31429

Re: VPN with Android Mobile to MikroTik RouterOS version 6.1

I have setup a PPTP server, but I am having no luck connecting to it from my phone. I enabled PPTP Server, Added A PPTP Binding server , added 2 users under secrets, configured a profile for me using a ip pool. I can connect on my windows 8 desktop, but for some reason my windows 8 laptop and my and...
by Zapnologica
Sun May 25, 2014 1:36 pm
Forum: Scripting
Topic: Dydns update on certain interface
Replies: 13
Views: 2431

Re: Dydns update on certain interface

I can't some how add a packet mark in the scripts and then route it out the correct interface? Or something to that effect?
by Zapnologica
Sun May 25, 2014 10:25 am
Forum: Scripting
Topic: Dydns update on certain interface
Replies: 13
Views: 2431

Dydns update on certain interface

I have two dyndns updater scripts, I want one to update the one gateway / interface and the other to do the other gateway / interface What do I need to change in the scripts to specify which one to update? Here is my script (Both are the same except for user and password) # Set needed variables :loc...
by Zapnologica
Sat May 24, 2014 10:58 pm
Forum: Beginner Basics
Topic: VPN with Android Mobile to MikroTik RouterOS version 6.13
Replies: 40
Views: 31429

Re: VPN with Android Mobile to MikroTik RouterOS version 6.1

Im also looking at implementing a simple VPN for ipad and android access.

I have followed a tutorial on PPTP Server but my windows client always gives em an 800 Error? I Will be watching out for a link or something.
by Zapnologica
Sat May 24, 2014 10:51 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Route voip traffic out different gateway
Replies: 10
Views: 3519

Re: Route voip traffic out different gateway

I did do that at first but it was pretty large. Thanks for the pw alert. I didnt notice that. But even if some can explain the theory to me and I will apply it. I want to route one client through a different internet gateway. So my whole network users gateway1 and 192.168.1.30 uses gateway2. How do ...
by Zapnologica
Sat May 24, 2014 8:55 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Route voip traffic out different gateway
Replies: 10
Views: 3519

Re: Route voip traffic out different gateway

Sorry, Im running a CRS125-24G-1S [admin@Mikrotik Switch] /ip firewall> export compact # may/24/2014 19:54:28 by RouterOS 6.13 # software id = 06KF-35VW # /ip firewall filter add chain=input comment="default configuration" protocol=icmp add chain=input comment="default configuration" connection-stat...
by Zapnologica
Sat May 24, 2014 4:25 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Route voip traffic out different gateway
Replies: 10
Views: 3519

Route voip traffic out different gateway

I currently have one PPPoE client which all my internet traffic is routed through, We have just added a PBX to our network which makes use of SIP trunks via the internet. It has been working good. We have decided to get another DSL line in to run the voip on only as we did experience some jitter whe...
by Zapnologica
Fri May 16, 2014 10:54 am
Forum: Beginner Basics
Topic: High CPU Usage on my CRS125-24g-1s
Replies: 5
Views: 1616

Re: High CPU Usage on my CRS125-24g-1s

I disabled the LCD and BAM its back to 5% / 6% with traffic :D I guess there is an oopsie with the lcd? Enabling and disabling the LCD definitely makes a difference. However the LCD isn't even on, its sleeping. I dont see why it needs to use any CPU while sleeping except checking for a touch input e...
by Zapnologica
Fri May 16, 2014 10:36 am
Forum: Beginner Basics
Topic: High CPU Usage on my CRS125-24g-1s
Replies: 5
Views: 1616

Re: High CPU Usage on my CRS125-24g-1s

I have been on 6.12 since I got it.

I can try disable the LCD.

I did notice the other day, all the Ethernet ports are one switch 1.

But when I look under switch settings it names it as this (switch 1 - cpu)
hasnt the crs got dedicated switch chips?
by Zapnologica
Wed May 14, 2014 11:52 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Routing 2 WANs
Replies: 9
Views: 4734

Re: Routing 2 WANs

I am looking to do the exact same thing,

I am gonna give it a try and see how it goes. Must admit I expected it to be slightly more complex than a 3 liner.
by Zapnologica
Tue May 13, 2014 8:54 pm
Forum: Beginner Basics
Topic: How to export dhcp static entires
Replies: 2
Views: 2083

How to export dhcp static entires

I am migrating my client to a new mikrotik for thier main router,

Currently they have quite a few static entries on the dhcp server,

How can I export these and then import them on the new server.
The same with the firewall nat rules, if i had to retype them it would take quite some time

Thanks
by Zapnologica
Tue May 13, 2014 12:34 am
Forum: Beginner Basics
Topic: High CPU Usage on my CRS125-24g-1s
Replies: 5
Views: 1616

High CPU Usage on my CRS125-24g-1s

I am getting a average cpu usage of about 9% to 11% on my CRS125-24g-1s.,

Issue is that is not doing anything? I have one lan cable plugged into to to access winbox.

Im in the process of configuring it and I just noticed the high cpu usage.

Where can I start looking to find out the cause of it?
by Zapnologica
Tue Apr 08, 2014 4:45 pm
Forum: Beginner Basics
Topic: Improved Load Balancing problem
Replies: 5
Views: 1943

Re: Improved Load Balancing problem

Thanks for the link, it makes a bit more sense now, From what I read, I will use one rule to catch half the traffic, Then my second must just accept everything? No nth? as only 50% is being passed through? OR /ip firewall mangle add action=mark-packet chain=prerouting new-packet-mark=AAA nth=2,1 pas...
by Zapnologica
Tue Apr 08, 2014 4:26 pm
Forum: Beginner Basics
Topic: Issues with the improved load balancing how to
Replies: 2
Views: 964

Issues with the improved load balancing how to

I am trying to follow the following right up. http://wiki.mikrotik.com/wiki/Improved_Load_Balancing_over_Multiple_Gateways But I have come into some errors which I need some help with, I have a 433UAH with ros 6.11 ether1 = wan1 (192.168.1.20) (gateway : 192.168.1.1) ether 2 = wan2 (10.0.0.20) (gate...
by Zapnologica
Mon Apr 07, 2014 10:01 am
Forum: Beginner Basics
Topic: Improved Load Balancing problem
Replies: 5
Views: 1943

Re: Improved Load Balancing problem

I am trying to follow this example: http://wiki.mikrotik.com/wiki/Improved_Load_Balancing_over_Multiple_Gateways I am using ROS 6.10 But when I try and run the following in terminal: add chain=prerouting in-interface=ether3 connection-state=new nth=1,1,0 \ action=mark-connection new-connection-mark=...
by Zapnologica
Sun Apr 06, 2014 10:06 pm
Forum: RouterBOARD hardware
Topic: Gigabit PoE Problem
Replies: 11
Views: 4596

Re: Gigabit PoE Problem

Silly Question, But i came across this post and found it quite interesting. When you refere to grounding in the link http://wiki.mikrotik.com/wiki/Grounding. Where do you actually connect the ground wires to? Is connecting them to the earth on your houses electrical system right? Or does it actually...
by Zapnologica
Sun Nov 10, 2013 5:56 pm
Forum: The User Manager
Topic: browsing history
Replies: 9
Views: 11129

Re: browsing history

Great little APP thanks so much for sharing it..
by Zapnologica
Wed Aug 14, 2013 10:47 pm
Forum: Beginner Basics
Topic: Monitor a ip or MAC usage
Replies: 0
Views: 423

Monitor a ip or MAC usage

Good day, I need a quick and simple way to Monitor a computers internet usage with mikrotik. At home I have a simple NAT router with internet access. And now we have a guest staying with us for 2 weeks, and i just want to add a traffic monitor to see how much he uses, cause I don't want him download...
by Zapnologica
Fri Aug 09, 2013 10:53 am
Forum: General
Topic: Does the Hotspot need to have access to the internet ?
Replies: 2
Views: 517

Does the Hotspot need to have access to the internet ?

Does the Hotspot need to have access to the internet in order for it to be able to redirect all internet requests to the log in page? Because I am trying to setup a hotspot so that when users connect to the network and try go on the internet it will show them MY hotspot login page? But thee device r...
by Zapnologica
Sat Jun 22, 2013 7:51 pm
Forum: Scripting
Topic: Need help with script to make simple queue for dhcp entries
Replies: 10
Views: 5745

Re: Need help with script to make simple queue for dhcp entr

I got it to work with including the Host Name from the DHCP in the name of the simple queue.

Only problem i am having now is that it doesn't delete queues if the dhcp address is removed, ?
by Zapnologica
Sat Jun 22, 2013 7:44 pm
Forum: Scripting
Topic: Need help with script to make simple queue for dhcp entries
Replies: 10
Views: 5745

Re: Need help with script to make simple queue for dhcp entr

Need to add a simple queue called "Master Queue"
run the script and it will then work.

:)
by Zapnologica
Tue Jun 18, 2013 9:05 pm
Forum: RouterBOARD hardware
Topic: drivers request.
Replies: 3
Views: 1085

Re: drivers request.

Surely it wont be to impossible for Mikrotik to make a driver for iburst if the driver source code is available?
Or am i wrong?
by Zapnologica
Tue Jun 18, 2013 8:59 pm
Forum: RouterBOARD hardware
Topic: RB433UAH and Arduino Uno/Mega and Ethernet shield
Replies: 18
Views: 10239

Re: RB433UAH and Arduino Uno/Mega and Ethernet shield

I figured out that I just have to put in usb1 instead of serial0 and it works great.

This is the best thing ever. I just cannot wait to play. What a great combo i'm so glad that Mikrotik works with Ardruino.
by Zapnologica
Tue Jun 18, 2013 8:54 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Mikrotik with Iburst
Replies: 3
Views: 1127

Re: Mikrotik with Iburst

Any one possibly have any updates of whether iburst modems are support for Mikrotik yet?
by Zapnologica
Sat Jun 08, 2013 5:03 pm
Forum: RouterBOARD hardware
Topic: RB433UAH and Arduino Uno/Mega and Ethernet shield
Replies: 18
Views: 10239

Re: RB433UAH and Arduino Uno/Mega and Ethernet shield

Could you please provide me with some more info on this. I have been wanting to do this for ever.. How do i communicate with the ardruino through the usb on the mikrotik. I also would like to try and share the arduinos serial port via the network. This will allow me to connect to my ardruino via a w...
by Zapnologica
Mon Apr 22, 2013 6:20 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Help with Routing
Replies: 16
Views: 1691

Re: Help with Routing

Ok so i think i am going to disable both pc's firewalls and test again.

I can ping 192.168.1.1 when my gateway is set to 1.1 and when i tracrt 10.5.50.1 it goes to RB1 but then gets lost. The route looks correct and has an 'A' next to it for active.
by Zapnologica
Mon Apr 22, 2013 1:05 am
Forum: General
Topic: Help with Routing
Replies: 16
Views: 1691

Re: Help with Routing

Ok i have been doing some more debugging. If i put my desktop (192.168.1.30) default ip settings and if i put its default gateway to 192.168.1.125 i can then ping my wifi AP on network B. (10.5.50.99) But i still cannot ping laptop (10.5.50.247). So this says 2 things to me. 1. That RB1 is not corre...
by Zapnologica
Mon Apr 22, 2013 12:18 am
Forum: General
Topic: Help with Routing
Replies: 16
Views: 1691

Re: Help with Routing

Ok so im having some trouble. its not working as planned. Lets just try and get some basic access first before any thing fancy. Ok so now all RB2 has is the two default routes for each interface. 192.168.1.0.24 and 10.5.50.0/24 (i have disabled the internet route for now) asi i just want local traff...
by Zapnologica
Sun Apr 21, 2013 3:53 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Help with Routing
Replies: 16
Views: 1691

Re: Help with Routing

Ok great thanks for that. That gives me a good understanding of the config. Can i ask one thing? How would i setup a firewall rule to allow all traffic through from network A to network b on RB1! and Then i would also need to do that same for RB2 (for now, until i want to implement the firewall.) Th...
by Zapnologica
Sun Apr 21, 2013 2:45 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Help with Routing
Replies: 16
Views: 1691

Re: Help with Routing

OK so right now. I have to config as displayed above. But it does not work, If i attempt to ping a pc on network A from network B it doesn't work. however when i add the route for 0.0.0.0/24 i can ping RB1 (192.168.1.1). if i have the 0.0.0.0/24 route on rb 2 pointing to 192.168.1.1/24 and i try and...
by Zapnologica
Sun Apr 21, 2013 2:51 am
Forum: General
Topic: Help with Routing
Replies: 16
Views: 1691

Re: Help with Routing

RB2 needs a default route to point to RB1 else traffic going to ip addresses on the internet will be dropped by RB2 since it doesn't know what to do with the traffic. Network B shouldn't have any access to the internet anyway ( so its probably good if there is no router for that.) even if there was...
by Zapnologica
Sat Apr 20, 2013 10:09 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Help with Routing
Replies: 16
Views: 1691

Re: Help with Routing

Thanks for your replies. RB2 does not HAVE to be there. But i would like to keep it there if possible. As I dont want to integrate the two networks cause after all the primary network is network A. and it is only a Rb750 it already sits on 50% cpu usage. Now we going to be transferring probably a co...
by Zapnologica
Sat Apr 20, 2013 2:36 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Help with Routing
Replies: 16
Views: 1691

Re: Help with Routing

Any one?
by Zapnologica
Fri Apr 19, 2013 1:32 pm
Forum: General
Topic: problem with hotspot in this network
Replies: 6
Views: 833

Re: problem with hotspot in this network

I also see that yuu have a dhcp enabled on router A.

When you enable hotspot on router C it will want to have a dhcp on that router. That could cause conflicts between two dhcp servers.
by Zapnologica
Fri Apr 19, 2013 1:10 am
Forum: General
Topic: Help with Routing
Replies: 16
Views: 1691

Help with Routing

Good day, I have come across a rather odd network configuration that i need some help with routing traffic. I have attached a image of the current layout, i thinks its best if you have a look at it first as to get and idea of what i am trying to do. Mune Net diagram.jpg Ok so an explanation of the t...
by Zapnologica
Tue Apr 09, 2013 9:30 pm
Forum: Beginner Basics
Topic: Help with routing an ip through a different gateway.
Replies: 3
Views: 837

Re: Help with routing an ip through a different gateway.

Ok i figured otu my pppoe was faulty the upload worked but no download.

SO the route was working.

Can delete this post.
by Zapnologica
Tue Apr 09, 2013 1:09 pm
Forum: Beginner Basics
Topic: Help with routing an ip through a different gateway.
Replies: 3
Views: 837

Help with routing an ip through a different gateway.

Good day, I am trying to route a certain ip on my network through a different PPPOE connection. So far i have followed the instruction son this tutorial: http://wiki.mikrotik.com/wiki/Load_Balancing_over_Multiple_Gateways But only creating one group. 1: new mangle rule, src address and then action =...
by Zapnologica
Tue Mar 26, 2013 9:37 am
Forum: General
Topic: Extend Mikrotik web cache.
Replies: 1
Views: 543

Extend Mikrotik web cache.

Good day, I have a Rb 751 as my internet router for a company. If I enable web proxy with web cache the cpu usage rocket sup and it becomes very slow. I know you can point the web proxy to an external proxy server. What is my easiest way to easily extend the web cache functionality of the rb. I want...
by Zapnologica
Sun Mar 24, 2013 12:11 pm
Forum: General
Topic: VPN between 3G connections.
Replies: 6
Views: 1465

Re: VPN between 3G connections.

Are there any online services that provide such functions?
by Zapnologica
Fri Mar 22, 2013 7:13 pm
Forum: General
Topic: VPN between 3G connections.
Replies: 6
Views: 1465

Re: VPN between 3G connections.

If i am able to get hold of an external IP, What solutions would you suggest?

Could this not work?
Have a vpn server that is on the internet. then all the 3G clients can then connect to that vpn and therefore see each other? Kinda like a online vpn hub.
by Zapnologica
Fri Mar 22, 2013 12:05 pm
Forum: General
Topic: VPN between 3G connections.
Replies: 6
Views: 1465

VPN between 3G connections.

Good day, I have a scenario where i have 3 locations that connect to the internet via 3G (as there is no adsl lines). The scenario is depicted in the image below. http://zapotech.site50.net/files/Gosand_network_diagram.jpg The main office contains the server which the two remote locations need to ac...
by Zapnologica
Wed Mar 20, 2013 5:41 pm
Forum: Beginner Basics
Topic: hotspot: bypass authentication for specific user
Replies: 7
Views: 11162

Re: hotspot: bypass authentication for specific user

I have noticed that with ip binding, It works in the fact that the user does not have to login in. But now how do I get a user not to have to log in, but still link that users data traffic to a hot spot user account. For example we have a hotspot, and each user has their account, but to login on you...
by Zapnologica
Mon Mar 04, 2013 9:48 am
Forum: General
Topic: DNS Setup
Replies: 20
Views: 65752

Re: DNS Setup

I am also having the same problem, But mostly with static dns names. I have added 2 static dns names so that i don't have to type the ip address of my web server, and when using the mikrotik it takes up to 2-5 seconds to resolve the dns name. I have reverted to just updating the host file on my OS. ...
by Zapnologica
Tue Feb 19, 2013 7:23 am
Forum: Beginner Basics
Topic: vpn not seeing other computers
Replies: 6
Views: 1128

Re: vpn not seeing other computers

With l2tp do i have to use ipSec?

Can i not just enable the server and connect to it?
by Zapnologica
Tue Feb 19, 2013 7:06 am
Forum: Beginner Basics
Topic: vpn not seeing other computers
Replies: 6
Views: 1128

Re: vpn not seeing other computers

ooh ok i see. Thanks allot

Will give l2tp a try
by Zapnologica
Mon Feb 18, 2013 8:22 pm
Forum: Beginner Basics
Topic: vpn not seeing other computers
Replies: 6
Views: 1128

vpn not seeing other computers

Hello, I have recently setup a vpn so that friends can connect to my network. I have no problem with them logging in, they connect fine and they can access the other computers via their ip. But if they go to network places on windows, then all the computers on the local network dont show up. I follo...
by Zapnologica
Sun Feb 10, 2013 11:05 pm
Forum: Beginner Basics
Topic: hotspot: bypass authentication for specific user
Replies: 7
Views: 11162

Re: hotspot: bypass authentication for specific user

Thanks,

Was very helpful
by Zapnologica
Wed Sep 19, 2012 6:48 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Hot Spot Question
Replies: 0
Views: 325

Hot Spot Question

Hello,


If i add a website to walled garden, does it exclude it in the traffic counter?


For example if i add you tube, and a user goes on you tube, will the data transmitted be excluded from their traffic counter?


Thanks
by Zapnologica
Wed Sep 19, 2012 1:02 am
Forum: General
Topic: Hot Spot Queue Bypass
Replies: 3
Views: 802

Re: Hot Spot Queue Bypass

coudl you possibly provide me with more info on the markign of the packets side?


Do i use ip ? or interface etc.

Thanks
by Zapnologica
Sun Aug 26, 2012 8:50 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Hot Spot Queue Bypass
Replies: 3
Views: 802

Re: Hot Spot Queue Bypass

Is this posible to do?
by Zapnologica
Fri Aug 24, 2012 10:08 am
Forum: General
Topic: Hot Spot Queue Bypass
Replies: 3
Views: 802

Hot Spot Queue Bypass

Good day, I currently have a hot spot setup and it limits each user to 200k download. It creates a simple queue when some one logs on and it then throttles them there. If one of the clients that uses the hot spot copies data off my server (local) it also throttles them at 200k. How can i keep the 20...
by Zapnologica
Wed Jul 25, 2012 6:49 pm
Forum: General
Topic: PPPoE Passthrough
Replies: 1
Views: 1098

PPPoE Passthrough

Good day,

i want to be able to dial a pppoe connection on my windows pc behind my mikrotik router.
But when i try to the pc gives and error and it cant connect to it.

How do i allow this?

mikrotik is just a simple nat router

Thanks
by Zapnologica
Tue May 01, 2012 9:25 pm
Forum: Beginner Basics
Topic: Radius and User man
Replies: 6
Views: 1407

Re: Radius and User man

is it possible for me to load the older version of user man? with the new ROS?
by Zapnologica
Tue Mar 13, 2012 12:47 pm
Forum: Beginner Basics
Topic: USB over ethernet?
Replies: 2
Views: 636

Re: USB over ethernet?

Thanks,

I just thought it would be cool to have a webcam plugged in there and then be able to see it on the pc.
by Zapnologica
Tue Mar 13, 2012 10:57 am
Forum: Beginner Basics
Topic: USB over ethernet?
Replies: 2
Views: 636

USB over ethernet?

Does router os support / have a function that would allow for its usb port on the board, to be linked to a pc over the network?

I know u can do it with com ports.
by Zapnologica
Fri Mar 09, 2012 6:55 pm
Forum: Beginner Basics
Topic: Simple queue for mikrotik
Replies: 6
Views: 997

Re: Simple queue for mikrotik

adsl line
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Modem
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Mikrotik router (ether 1) Dhcp client.
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Switch (ether 2) with DHCP
| |
PC's PC's
by Zapnologica
Fri Mar 09, 2012 4:13 pm
Forum: Beginner Basics
Topic: Radius and User man
Replies: 6
Views: 1407

Re: Radius and User man

I am still not having any luck: the error i get on the pc when i dial the pppoe account is on pc: Connection failed with error 691 on mikrotik PPPOE connection establishes from mac address terminating... - use Dylan authentication failed - radius timeout disconnected in user man do i have to enable ...
by Zapnologica
Fri Mar 09, 2012 2:40 pm
Forum: Beginner Basics
Topic: Simple queue for mikrotik
Replies: 6
Views: 997

Re: Simple queue for mikrotik

oh ok,

I have done abit of this.

But marking packets that are downloading is harder as the local ip's are not in the packets untill a later stage? how do i sort that out?


is there no way to link a pppoe connection to a ip?
by Zapnologica
Fri Mar 09, 2012 11:54 am
Forum: Beginner Basics
Topic: Radius and User man
Replies: 6
Views: 1407

Re: Radius and User man

thanks allot, i will try that now,

I dont think i was checking the incoming.

Thanks guys
by Zapnologica
Fri Mar 09, 2012 11:30 am
Forum: Beginner Basics
Topic: Simple queue for mikrotik
Replies: 6
Views: 997

Simple queue for mikrotik

Good day, I just wanted to ask for your guys advice, I have a 4meg adsl line in a commune and there are about 10 people using this line. Now what i want to do, is be able to priorities certain users over other users and then also if someone is downloading then i dont want the internet to be dead... ...
by Zapnologica
Thu Mar 01, 2012 8:01 pm
Forum: Beginner Basics
Topic: Radius and User man
Replies: 6
Views: 1407

Re: Radius and User man

I have reloaded router os and it is still not working. I have no idea what could be wrong.

I mean its not a complicated process...
by Zapnologica
Thu Mar 01, 2012 11:45 am
Forum: Beginner Basics
Topic: Radius and User man
Replies: 6
Views: 1407

Radius and User man

Howist, please tell me what i am doing wrong? I am trying to get pppoe server to use userman on my mikrotik (the same router for server and user man) with v5.14 All i do is? 1: add router in userman with ip address and password 2: add a radius in mikrotik with same ip and password and then check ppp...
by Zapnologica
Thu Mar 01, 2012 11:40 am
Forum: General
Topic: Rb751U and wireless
Replies: 4
Views: 638

Re: Rb751U and wireless

Will do,

I did a site survey and there weren't any other wireless networks found.
by Zapnologica
Thu Mar 01, 2012 11:36 am
Forum: General
Topic: RB751U Router was rebooted without proper shutdown(cause 1)
Replies: 6
Views: 2070

RB751U Router was rebooted without proper shutdown(cause 1)

Hello, My router has stapted bombing out and it keeps randomly rebooting, and when i log into winbox after it reboots there is the error message in red saying " Router was rebooted without proper shutdown (cause 1) " what does this mean? i am assuming that cause 1 means some thing specific? Can some...
by Zapnologica
Wed Feb 29, 2012 11:13 am
Forum: General
Topic: Rb751U and wireless
Replies: 4
Views: 638

Rb751U and wireless

Howist, I recently got a RB751U and i have set it up as the main router at my commune, I am having trouble with the wireless. Its only about 30m away and the ping varies like crazy and the packets drop and the connection quality i simply terrible, the signal strength is still good though? Even when ...
by Zapnologica
Sat Jan 28, 2012 12:37 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Mikrotik with Iburst
Replies: 3
Views: 1127

Mikrotik with Iburst

Good day,

Does any one know if mikrotik supports USB iburst modems yet?

I have been wanting it to for years now. Is there not a feature suggestion box some where or some thing?

Or is the problem lie with iburst not making drivers except for windows?


Thanks
by Zapnologica
Tue Dec 06, 2011 12:07 pm
Forum: Beginner Basics
Topic: iburst modem not conecting?
Replies: 7
Views: 1165

Re: iburst modem not conecting?

BTW:

I had the smae problem again.


both the MRU and MTU have to be set to 1392 !!!

otherwise she wont work!!!!
by Zapnologica
Fri Oct 14, 2011 9:29 pm
Forum: General
Topic: How to limit PPPoE connection request attack?
Replies: 34
Views: 9824

Re: How to limit PPPoE connection request attack?

Howist guys, I also have the same problem. My internet connection comes from a usb modem that my windows pc dials a pppoe connection and then connects. The internet is then shared via a wan NIC to my router which then nats it and etc> this router has a pppoe server. The server then also has a LAN ni...
by Zapnologica
Mon May 16, 2011 2:31 pm
Forum: Beginner Basics
Topic: DHCP CPU usage high,
Replies: 4
Views: 1582

Re: DHCP CPU usage high,

Im pretty sure that it was that.

I meant to make it /16 its just i didn't know that it was so resource intense.

When i removed that it worked fine.
by Zapnologica
Sat May 14, 2011 7:29 am
Forum: Beginner Basics
Topic: DHCP CPU usage high,
Replies: 4
Views: 1582

Re: DHCP CPU usage high,

Just BTW:

IT was the /16 subnet
by Zapnologica
Thu May 12, 2011 8:21 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Queue tree on a wds interface
Replies: 0
Views: 285

Queue tree on a wds interface

Howist. I have a wireless link between 2 buildings. I want to implement some QOS on the network so that we can still play games while data is being copied on the network. I want to use Queue tree. Do i make the main parent the interface?? "wds" and then i only want to qos traffic going OUT the inter...
by Zapnologica
Tue May 10, 2011 1:26 am
Forum: Beginner Basics
Topic: Joining networks with diff ip ranges
Replies: 8
Views: 1268

Re: Joining networks with diff ip ranges

Sorry for the late reply. but i have been busy with the link. I have building A 's network connected to a mikrotik ( client) then that connects to an (AP) bridge with a wds transparent bridge im between them. That AP then connects to a RB450G in ether5 That RB450G is the main router for the network ...
by Zapnologica
Sun May 08, 2011 11:45 am
Forum: General
Topic: Logging URL request for certain IP addresses
Replies: 2
Views: 1973

Logging URL request for certain IP addresses

Good day, Can some one help send me in the right direction. I want to setup a few rules for certain IP's on our network and i want to log every site that they go on. As recently we had an employee that just sat on Facebook all day and did no work, but we had no proof. So now i want to put some rule ...
by Zapnologica
Thu Apr 07, 2011 9:22 pm
Forum: Beginner Basics
Topic: Joining networks with diff ip ranges
Replies: 8
Views: 1268

Re: Joining networks with diff ip ranges

Howist,

Will a RB450G be able to handle a /16 subnet?

Cause if it will then it will solve out problem?

And still route traffic?
by Zapnologica
Wed Apr 06, 2011 11:35 pm
Forum: Beginner Basics
Topic: Firelwall passthrough
Replies: 8
Views: 854

Re: Firelwall passthrough

got any links? or tuts on how to do that?

Sounds like it could work.
by Zapnologica
Mon Apr 04, 2011 10:38 pm
Forum: Beginner Basics
Topic: pppoe server problem
Replies: 2
Views: 577

Re: pppoe server problem

Any one?


Is there not a setting on the pppoe server that forwards the attempting connection after it has failed to login?

Because if i have the pppoe server connected i cannot connect to any other pppoe connections (on the internet via a modem) or any thing, the mikrotik s one is dominant. ???
by Zapnologica
Mon Apr 04, 2011 8:11 pm
Forum: Beginner Basics
Topic: Firelwall passthrough
Replies: 8
Views: 854

Re: Firelwall passthrough

I just have the nat to hide the computers from the network above it, its not for secutiry.

Is there not any other configuration that i can setup that will allow for the computers to be isolated but availble for certain ports and ips?
by Zapnologica
Mon Apr 04, 2011 5:55 pm
Forum: Beginner Basics
Topic: Firelwall passthrough
Replies: 8
Views: 854

Re: Firelwall passthrough

ah kak, I see what you mean. Even if the connection is initiated by the computer below the router ? Cause reason i am asking, In this network the computers below the network connect to a server up stream using Novel, an dif they login now, the novel server connects to the IP of the router, so if som...
by Zapnologica
Mon Apr 04, 2011 5:49 pm
Forum: Beginner Basics
Topic: Firelwall passthrough
Replies: 8
Views: 854

Re: Firelwall passthrough

ah kak, I see what you mean. Even if the connection is initiated by the computer below the router ? Cause reason i am asking, In this network the computers below the network connect to a server up stream using Novel, an dif they login now, the novel server connects to the IP of the router, so if som...
by Zapnologica
Mon Apr 04, 2011 7:35 am
Forum: Beginner Basics
Topic: Firelwall passthrough
Replies: 8
Views: 854

Firelwall passthrough

Howist,


How do you allot a certain ip or protocal to bypass your firewall with mikrotik?

I have a rotuer (NAT) and i want to let certain computers above the nat router see into my network??

What do i do? Thanks
by Zapnologica
Wed Mar 30, 2011 9:02 pm
Forum: Beginner Basics
Topic: DHCP CPU usage high,
Replies: 4
Views: 1582

Re: DHCP CPU usage high,

weird.. If i disable the DHCP server for a min the cpu usage does not go down? Could it not be that the dhcp is telling the computers that this mikrotik is the gateway and then there is no internet connection connected to the mikrotik so every pc keeps talking to RB wanting internet and then it has ...
by Zapnologica
Tue Mar 29, 2011 5:46 pm
Forum: Beginner Basics
Topic: DHCP CPU usage high,
Replies: 4
Views: 1582

DHCP CPU usage high,

Howist, I just wanted to ask. Does dhcp server use allot of the routerboards cpu? Cause i have a rb433 setup just as a dhcp, no nat no nothing and there are about 50 clients and the board chills at liek 60-80% cou usage? Why is this? I was looking under firewall and there are 25000 connections>? I j...
by Zapnologica
Sat Mar 26, 2011 4:06 pm
Forum: Beginner Basics
Topic: Joining networks with diff ip ranges
Replies: 8
Views: 1268

Re: Joining networks with diff ip ranges

yea you right, Sorry, typo error here is the output: [admin@MikroTik] > /ip address print Flags: X - disabled, I - invalid, D - dynamic # ADDRESS NETWORK BROADCAST INTERFACE 0 192.168.1.5/24 192.168.1.0 192.168.1.255 ether1 1 192.168.5.5/24 192.168.5.0 192.168.5.255 wlan1 [admin@MikroTik] >
by Zapnologica
Sat Mar 26, 2011 3:25 pm
Forum: Beginner Basics
Topic: Joining networks with diff ip ranges
Replies: 8
Views: 1268

Re: Joining networks with diff ip ranges

I have attached a drawing of the setup i currently have. I just set it up so i can fully under stand the concept; Routes.jpg What 2 routes do i have to add to get those 2 computers to see each other? I have tired but i cant get it right? and from my logic i need to add 2 routers one for each directi...
by Zapnologica
Fri Mar 25, 2011 11:10 pm
Forum: Beginner Basics
Topic: Joining networks with diff ip ranges
Replies: 8
Views: 1268

Re: Joining networks with diff ip ranges

So i would need 2 mikrotiks

one on each side of the bridge??

OR can i do it with one? ( mikrotik router pluged into wireless bridge and then into lan??)
by Zapnologica
Fri Mar 25, 2011 1:55 pm
Forum: Beginner Basics
Topic: Joining networks with diff ip ranges
Replies: 8
Views: 1268

Joining networks with diff ip ranges

howist, Can some one please tell me how you go about joining 2 or more networks with diff ip ranges to each other? I know its prob very simple but i just wana read up on it etc. I have 2 buildings each with their own dhcp and ip range, now i want to ad a bridge between the buildings and allow the co...
by Zapnologica
Tue Mar 22, 2011 9:14 pm
Forum: Beginner Basics
Topic: pppoe server problem
Replies: 2
Views: 577

Re: pppoe server problem

or can i some how block pppoe connections on the one NIC in windows with windows firewall???
by Zapnologica
Mon Mar 21, 2011 5:23 pm
Forum: Beginner Basics
Topic: pppoe server problem
Replies: 2
Views: 577

pppoe server problem

Howist, I am having a problem with my pppoe server. On my server i have a PPPoE client for our inernet which goes through a usb modem. And then it goes to the mikrotik. When i create a PPPoE server on our network (which the server is connected to with a diff NIC) the PPPoE dialup accoutn does not co...
by Zapnologica
Mon Mar 14, 2011 10:15 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Virtual NIC
Replies: 0
Views: 279

Virtual NIC

Hey, I have a problem that i am not sure how to solve, I have a server, and i have a usb modem that connects to the server. Now i need to share the internet on the server via the network but i want it to go throught the mikrotik so i can control all the internet access on the mikrotik, but i also ne...
by Zapnologica
Sat Feb 05, 2011 11:37 pm
Forum: Beginner Basics
Topic: Port mapping to web server not working:
Replies: 3
Views: 889

Re: Port mapping to web server not working:

Could my transparent proxy rule not be messing with it?
by Zapnologica
Sat Feb 05, 2011 9:24 am
Forum: Beginner Basics
Topic: Port mapping to web server not working:
Replies: 3
Views: 889

Port mapping to web server not working:

Good day, I am trying to give my webserver access to the internet: i have added this in the Firewall: add chain=dstnat in-interface=ISP protocol=tcp dst-port=80 action=dst-nat to-address=192.168.1.5 But when i go to the web address nothing happens and in winbox it does not show any packets have been...
by Zapnologica
Sun Jan 30, 2011 2:12 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Residence network
Replies: 1
Views: 430

Residence network

Good day, I have recently gone to university and i have moved into a student residence. I want to set up a network where a few users can game/ copy files between 3 buildings. I have attached a picture of the basic idea i was thinking off. All pcs would be on same network range as they would see each...
by Zapnologica
Wed Jan 26, 2011 1:48 am
Forum: Beginner Basics
Topic: Time Constraint to internet
Replies: 5
Views: 1098

Re: Time Constraint to internet

How would i make it so that i can use another internet connection in the day.

I have 2>

So i want it to use internet a in the day and then internetb at night?
by Zapnologica
Wed Jan 26, 2011 1:11 am
Forum: Beginner Basics
Topic: Time Constraint to internet
Replies: 5
Views: 1098

Re: Time Constraint to internet

So will that just kill all internet between 6 in the morning and 12 at night?
by Zapnologica
Mon Jan 24, 2011 8:34 am
Forum: General
Topic: Loaded v5.0rc5 on a RB750
Replies: 7
Views: 1784

Re: Loaded v5.0rc5 on a RB750

Which reset button?


There are 2 on the rb750? There is the gold ring one where you have to make a connection and then the black button that you push


i hope its the gold one as my black button one broke off :(
by Zapnologica
Sun Jan 23, 2011 1:12 am
Forum: Beginner Basics
Topic: Time Constraint to internet
Replies: 5
Views: 1098

Time Constraint to internet

Good day, My one ISP offers free internet between 12am and 6am. So i want to find out how i can setup the mikrotik to only allow traffic through that internet connection between that time? I dono if i have to wright a script that adds that route at 12 every night and then disables it in the morning?...
by Zapnologica
Sun Jan 23, 2011 1:04 am
Forum: General
Topic: Suggestions
Replies: 9
Views: 2217

Re: Suggestions

More crazy ideas. 1: Have a NAS type function for RB's with a usb port. Allot of the commercial routers are coming out with a file sharing option and a usb port. Would be great to attach a external hdd and be able to share it on the network. 2: (really crazy idea) Support USB Web cam ip transfer. So...
by Zapnologica
Sat Jan 22, 2011 11:05 am
Forum: General
Topic: VPN ?
Replies: 7
Views: 762

Re: VPN ?

Howist, Ok the router to router pptp link worked. I am just having trouble with the routes. On my router at home. I have a route with distance=1 that allows for the internet to work? (the pptp goes through here) Now how do i route my computers traffic through the pptp route? cause i cant have two ro...
by Zapnologica
Fri Jan 21, 2011 9:45 pm
Forum: General
Topic: VPN ?
Replies: 7
Views: 762

Re: VPN ?

i used pptp , i think windows just tried all of them. Cause i saw pptp popup,

So u say i must try from router to router.

They both mikrotik routers, so it should be fine.
by Zapnologica
Fri Jan 21, 2011 8:28 pm
Forum: General
Topic: VPN ?
Replies: 7
Views: 762

Re: VPN ?

I followed that setup and i used my windows 7 laptop to try connect and i keep getting error 800.
by Zapnologica
Tue Jan 18, 2011 8:46 pm
Forum: General
Topic: VPN ?
Replies: 7
Views: 762

VPN ?

Good day, I am not entirely sure what i want to do is called so thats why i am askign here, i have googled and vpn, ppptp pppoe and all sorts of different protocols pop up. I have a Mikrotik Router with a fast internet ADSL internet connection at my offices. Now what i want to do is get my self a LO...
by Zapnologica
Mon Jan 10, 2011 8:38 am
Forum: The User Manager
Topic: RADIUS server is not responding RB333 v3.10
Replies: 4
Views: 5080

Re: RADIUS server is not responding RB333 v3.10

Yea, i deffinatly did that.

Both Ips, in user man and mikrotik where the same for radius and router.

IT still didnt talk. Took me about 2 hours to get it to work ?
by Zapnologica
Fri Dec 31, 2010 1:14 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Loaded v5.0rc5 on a RB750
Replies: 7
Views: 1784

Re: Loaded v5.0rc5 on a RB750

does this mean that the rb750 cannot run v5?

Thanks i will give that a try.
by Zapnologica
Fri Dec 31, 2010 7:38 am
Forum: The User Manager
Topic: RADIUS server is not responding RB333 v3.10
Replies: 4
Views: 5080

Re: RADIUS server is not responding RB333 v3.10

I am having the same problem.

Im using v4.15

It was working fine before, but i had to change the ip address that it was using and now it wont want to work with any ip or nothing,

It just keeps saying RADIUS server not responding.

How did u fix you fix your problem?
by Zapnologica
Sat Dec 18, 2010 12:31 am
Forum: RouterBOARD hardware
Topic: RB411U + MC8782V
Replies: 5
Views: 1419

Re: RB411U + MC8782V

ROS upgrade, didnt change any thing,

Will try get a newer firmware.
by Zapnologica
Sat Dec 18, 2010 12:29 am
Forum: Beginner Basics
Topic: Sierra 3G modem in Rb411U
Replies: 6
Views: 1234

Re: Sierra 3G modem in Rb411U

I contacted my supplier and they said they will try get it,

I will let you know.
by Zapnologica
Sat Dec 18, 2010 12:05 am
Forum: General
Topic: Loaded v5.0rc5 on a RB750
Replies: 7
Views: 1784

Re: Loaded v5.0rc5 on a RB750

Yea, No lights on all 5 ports,
The Power light is on,

and the other end of the cable does not power up either.

Just the mikrotik net install?
by Zapnologica
Fri Dec 17, 2010 11:21 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Loaded v5.0rc5 on a RB750
Replies: 7
Views: 1784

Re: Loaded v5.0rc5 on a RB750

Any ideas?

I cant just throw the RB away>?
by Zapnologica
Thu Dec 16, 2010 9:51 pm
Forum: RouterBOARD hardware
Topic: RB411U + MC8782V
Replies: 5
Views: 1419

Re: RB411U + MC8782V

I have the same problem. My sierra MC8792 modem makes the board very slow and it wont connect, I plugged some random usb 3g modem in and i worked no problem at all. I think that there might be a problem with the sierra MC8792 (they not on the list of compatible hardware) but the shop that sold it to...
by Zapnologica
Thu Dec 16, 2010 7:16 pm
Forum: Beginner Basics
Topic: Sierra 3G modem in Rb411U
Replies: 6
Views: 1234

Re: Sierra 3G modem in Rb411U

Still not working... This really sucks. I see on v5 that under ports there is a firmware button? Is that ot update the firmware of the ports (modem)? If so great, but where do i find the firmware for the modem. i have looked high and low on their website? Should the connection just work with all the...
by Zapnologica
Thu Dec 16, 2010 6:14 pm
Forum: Beginner Basics
Topic: Sierra 3G modem in Rb411U
Replies: 6
Views: 1234

Re: Sierra 3G modem in Rb411U

i have read that wiki page, and also none of them respond on the terminal cause the whole RB does not reallty function.

]But i will try v5 thanks
by Zapnologica
Thu Dec 16, 2010 12:58 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Loaded v5.0rc5 on a RB750
Replies: 7
Views: 1784

Loaded v5.0rc5 on a RB750

hey, Yesterday i loaded v5.0rc5 on a RB750 of mine and now it dont work ??? I uploaded it and then rebooted, it all seems fine. The lights come on and it seems to boot. but if u plug in a lan cable, no lights come on and u cannot access the RB? What do i do? cause there is no serial connection to ac...
by Zapnologica
Thu Dec 16, 2010 12:54 pm
Forum: Beginner Basics
Topic: Sierra 3G modem in Rb411U
Replies: 6
Views: 1234

Re: Sierra 3G modem in Rb411U

Pls help :( How do i find out which channel on the modem does what? Under ports it says my modem has 7 channels open? but all the commands etc require you to know which channel does what? Also how do i upgrade the sierra cards firmware, because the whole routerboard is slow and unresponsive and the ...
by Zapnologica
Wed Dec 15, 2010 8:58 pm
Forum: Beginner Basics
Topic: Sierra 3G modem in Rb411U
Replies: 6
Views: 1234

Sierra 3G modem in Rb411U

Hey, today i got a Sierra 3G modem and Rb411U to play around with. How do i find out my signal strength? Also, Do i have to attach an external antenna to the modem? Is it possible to send SMS's through the sim card? like service requests to purchase data bundles etc? I have been reading on the forum...
by Zapnologica
Wed Dec 15, 2010 6:50 pm
Forum: RouterBOARD hardware
Topic: Life Span at the coast?
Replies: 5
Views: 822

Re: Life Span at the coast?

Oh ok cool.

So its not a major problem then.
by Zapnologica
Wed Dec 15, 2010 5:44 pm
Forum: RouterBOARD hardware
Topic: Life Span at the coast?
Replies: 5
Views: 822

Re: Life Span at the coast?

So should i spray anything on the board before putting it into the enclosure?

U dont get like a block that absorbs moisture and that that i can put in the box. Like when u buy a pair of new shoes, it has those packets in them?

I was just thinking that might help.
by Zapnologica
Wed Dec 15, 2010 5:42 pm
Forum: The User Manager
Topic: Userman Size Vouchers
Replies: 2
Views: 835

Re: Userman Size Vouchers

but then once that account ( user) has used up the 500mb will i have to manually delete them? Or will it delete its self? Cause i am trying to remove the administrative side? I just want clients to have to buy the username and password thats it. And then i dont have to employ some one who knows how ...
by Zapnologica
Wed Dec 15, 2010 1:52 pm
Forum: The User Manager
Topic: Userman Size Vouchers
Replies: 2
Views: 835

Userman Size Vouchers

Hey, I need to setup a hot spot where i can sell prepaid data vouchers, but userman only allows u to govern it by time. I want to use size. So i want to be able to generate like 100 500MB vouchers that i can then give to random shops and caffies and they can then sell them to people like u buy pre p...
by Zapnologica
Wed Dec 15, 2010 6:50 am
Forum: General
Topic: Suggestions
Replies: 9
Views: 2217

Suggestions

Here are some crazy ideas/ features that i have thought that mikrotik have needed in the past and some brainstormed ones: Don't tune me and rip them off, im just throwing some ideas out there, If they dumb then don't use them. 1> Add a option in user manager when adding a user to set the time period...
by Zapnologica
Wed Dec 15, 2010 6:31 am
Forum: RouterBOARD hardware
Topic: Life Span at the coast?
Replies: 5
Views: 822

Life Span at the coast?

Good day, I am looking at the possibility of starting a wisp in a small town down on the coast, but every thing there rusts from the salt in the air? How long will my mikrotik Routerboards last? and how can i stop them from rusting? I have seen a router board that was so rusted its not even a joke. ...
by Zapnologica
Mon Nov 22, 2010 10:55 pm
Forum: Beginner Basics
Topic: LOS cross section tool?
Replies: 17
Views: 1860

Re: LOS cross section tool?

i followed the instructions on the website, it told me to download a whole lot of repository's and some worked and some failed?
Now it keeps bitching about the ones that failed.
by Zapnologica
Mon Nov 22, 2010 9:52 pm
Forum: Beginner Basics
Topic: LOS cross section tool?
Replies: 17
Views: 1860

Re: LOS cross section tool?

Qrap

Opensource radio planning tool, useful for many radio applications and wifi links

http://www.qrap.org.za/

hope this helps
I installed Ubuntu and had no luck installing it :( it poped up with errors every where saying cant install package.

Its a pitty cause it looked really good.
by Zapnologica
Mon Nov 22, 2010 7:16 pm
Forum: Beginner Basics
Topic: LOS cross section tool?
Replies: 17
Views: 1860

Re: LOS cross section tool?

and while we talking about odd software, dono if u know of any programs that do this; i was thinking most clients are so clueless and it takes 20min on the phone to find out where the problem is: I want a program that runs as a service and when the user click on the icon it pops up and there are lik...
by Zapnologica
Mon Nov 22, 2010 5:38 pm
Forum: Beginner Basics
Topic: LOS cross section tool?
Replies: 17
Views: 1860

Re: LOS cross section tool?

and while we talking about odd software, dono if u know of any programs that do this; i was thinking most clients are so clueless and it takes 20min on the phone to find out where the problem is: I want a program that runs as a service and when the user click on the icon it pops up and there are lik...
by Zapnologica
Mon Nov 22, 2010 4:37 pm
Forum: Beginner Basics
Topic: LOS cross section tool?
Replies: 17
Views: 1860

Re: LOS cross section tool?

yea its above ground.

well depends how far ur link is. 30m could miss out a big peak?
by Zapnologica
Mon Nov 22, 2010 4:25 pm
Forum: Beginner Basics
Topic: LOS cross section tool?
Replies: 17
Views: 1860

Re: LOS cross section tool?

yea it was at you,

I am busy install ubuntu now,


how would you do that?

Do u take the 2 points and then get the elevation at every meter and then plot a graph? Like a cross section kindoff?
by Zapnologica
Mon Nov 22, 2010 4:15 pm
Forum: Beginner Basics
Topic: LOS cross section tool?
Replies: 17
Views: 1860

Re: LOS cross section tool?

Well i used to use a local website that you entered in the long and lat, then u said how light the point was off the ground and u clicked calculate LOS> It was very nice but now they closed it down, Do u mean that u could make one similar to this that works as a website? Cause i like to use it when ...
by Zapnologica
Mon Nov 22, 2010 2:58 pm
Forum: Beginner Basics
Topic: LOS cross section tool?
Replies: 17
Views: 1860

LOS cross section tool?

Hey, Does anyone know of a tool / utility / addon for google earth that allows you to put in the google earth co-ordinates of each tower and then it calculates a map for you like this: http://www.wug.za.net/newlos2.php?fl=18005&tl=18097 I have been looking for one for ages but i cant seem to find an...
by Zapnologica
Thu Nov 18, 2010 8:04 pm
Forum: Wireless Networking
Topic: Centralise Power supply for RB433...
Replies: 10
Views: 4269

Re: Centralise Power supply for RB433...

Looks like a really cool device,

Nice to have when u have that kinda cash to spend on it.
by Zapnologica
Thu Nov 18, 2010 4:36 pm
Forum: Scripting
Topic: Getting started with scripts?
Replies: 2
Views: 593

Re: Getting started with scripts?

Yea.

I see its not to complicated,

I have been playing around and editing other scripts,

Its act fairly simple, its just all the : ; / ]}) things that are not straight forward.
by Zapnologica
Thu Nov 18, 2010 3:51 pm
Forum: Beginner Basics
Topic: Email Log Setting
Replies: 41
Views: 5505

Re: Email Log Setting

i got the email:

So u saying i must not use tls.

I must use port 25?
by Zapnologica
Thu Nov 18, 2010 2:08 pm
Forum: Scripting
Topic: Getting started with scripts?
Replies: 2
Views: 593

Getting started with scripts?

hey guys,

I wana learn how to write basic scripts for mikrotik,

Where can i go to learn? i looked on wiki, but the examples are abit complicated? is ther like a API

I know abit of java code? is there anyway to use diff language in the scripts?

Can any one set me in the right direction,

Thanks
by Zapnologica
Thu Nov 18, 2010 1:10 pm
Forum: Beginner Basics
Topic: Email Log Setting
Replies: 41
Views: 5505

Re: Email Log Setting

server: 209.85.229.109:587 from: "zapoelrouter" username: "router@zapotel.co.za" password: "urpassword" i used winbox and for server i typed in" smtp.gmail.com " and it resolved it by its self. This config works, but not with log, only with custom sent emails, u have to have tls=yes at the end of u...
by Zapnologica
Thu Nov 18, 2010 7:15 am
Forum: Beginner Basics
Topic: Email Log Setting
Replies: 41
Views: 5505

Re: Email Log Setting

i posted the logs in a post before,

thats where i figured out my problem,

If you look, i sent a email with console and it worked then the 2nd one is log trying to send a email, and it does not use tls
by Zapnologica
Wed Nov 17, 2010 9:00 pm
Forum: Beginner Basics
Topic: Email Log Setting
Replies: 41
Views: 5505

Re: Email Log Setting

Are you talking about "/system logging" and the "topics=e-mail" entry? That only puts e-mail server entries in the log. It doesn't email anything. Nope, that is what logs email entires, If u go System loggin actions u can add a new action, type email; u chose the to address. Then u can make certain...
by Zapnologica
Wed Nov 17, 2010 5:42 pm
Forum: Beginner Basics
Topic: Email Log Setting
Replies: 41
Views: 5505

Re: Email Log Setting

under system, logging you can add a log type called email, where it emails you the log, now when that log tries to email me, it is ov not adding the " tls=yes " at the end of the command. Any way i can do that? I think mikrotik needs to add it in v5 rOS, under tools e-mail u must choose encryption o...
by Zapnologica
Wed Nov 17, 2010 5:26 pm
Forum: Beginner Basics
Topic: Email Log Setting
Replies: 41
Views: 5505

Re: Email Log Setting

Oh,

google must just change it then.

So now how do i set tls=yes like globaly,

Cause i cant do anything with email besides when i manualy type in to send a message,

cause it needs to say tls=yes, and when a log tries to send a email it dont do that.
by Zapnologica
Wed Nov 17, 2010 5:15 pm
Forum: Beginner Basics
Topic: Email Log Setting
Replies: 41
Views: 5505

Re: Email Log Setting

Well,

if i put "hello" in the from it still sends, no errors on router.

Comes into inbox from info@zapotel.co.za though not as "Hello" but no errors.



How do i set tls=yes for every thing?
by Zapnologica
Wed Nov 17, 2010 4:57 pm
Forum: Beginner Basics
Topic: Email Log Setting
Replies: 41
Views: 5505

Re: Email Log Setting

Ok, I found some thing odd, If i send a email from terminal it works, But when log tries to send a email it says: invalid FROM address but it works with terminal email? What could be the problem. I sent a email with terminal: and then made it do a email log: here is the log: 16:57:44 e-mail,debug re...
by Zapnologica
Wed Nov 17, 2010 4:34 pm
Forum: Beginner Basics
Topic: How tp set up a backup internet connection
Replies: 14
Views: 13342

Re: How tp set up a backup internet connection

any one know a script that can ping and if it fails 3 times it sends a email?

I want my router to email me when my main internet is down?
by Zapnologica
Wed Nov 17, 2010 4:16 pm
Forum: Beginner Basics
Topic: Email Log Setting
Replies: 41
Views: 5505

Re: Email Log Setting

wow,

i tried every possibily possible to man.

I was doing this in winbox.

If u put in smtp.gmail.com in smtp server field, it automatically resolves it for you. (where u would usualy put the ip)
by Zapnologica
Wed Nov 17, 2010 4:04 pm
Forum: Beginner Basics
Topic: Email Log Setting
Replies: 41
Views: 5505

Re: Email Log Setting

Well done u a star. Ok for your wiki, u must not give a ip. say put in " smtp.gmail.com" cause mine only worked when i did that, And it worked on port 587 which makes sense when u read the Google page: and the from field: <name> does not work <name@domain> does work anyname works and enable pop on u...
by Zapnologica
Wed Nov 17, 2010 3:41 pm
Forum: Beginner Basics
Topic: Email Log Setting
Replies: 41
Views: 5505

Re: Email Log Setting

ok i will try both ports:


can i just clarify what ip to use for smtp server?
by Zapnologica
Wed Nov 17, 2010 3:26 pm
Forum: Beginner Basics
Topic: Email Log Setting
Replies: 41
Views: 5505

Re: Email Log Setting

Isnt there like just a open smtp server

that can send any thing:

and then it will just come through to my email from the name i put under from?

I just want it to email.
Does not have to email from gmail. I just want it to email to gmail.
by Zapnologica
Wed Nov 17, 2010 3:24 pm
Forum: Beginner Basics
Topic: Email Log Setting
Replies: 41
Views: 5505

Re: Email Log Setting

4.11 and yes: [admin@MikroTik] /tool e-mail> /tool e-mail send to=zapotechcomputers@zapotel.co .za subject="test" body="test" tls=yes Log Error: 15:16:01 system,e-mail,error Error sending e-mail: abnormal termination (timeout ) Email code: [admin@MikroTik] /tool e-mail> print server: 74.125.47.27:46...
by Zapnologica
Wed Nov 17, 2010 3:13 pm
Forum: Beginner Basics
Topic: Email Log Setting
Replies: 41
Views: 5505

Re: Email Log Setting

yea.

if i go to gmail.com

i can login with those.

I am using google apps as a mail server:

but now its giving the error;
SMTP server not ready
by Zapnologica
Wed Nov 17, 2010 3:04 pm
Forum: Beginner Basics
Topic: Email Log Setting
Replies: 41
Views: 5505

Re: Email Log Setting

Ok still not working:
   server: 74.125.91.109:465
      from: "<info@zapotel.co.za>"
  username: "info@zapotel.co.za"
  password: "password"
it says smtp server not ready:

For the server i put in smtp.gmail.com and it dns'd it.

I have a feeling thats the problem?
by Zapnologica
Wed Nov 17, 2010 2:57 pm
Forum: Beginner Basics
Topic: Email Log Setting
Replies: 41
Views: 5505

Re: Email Log Setting

Does it matter if it have to have the < > on ends?
Set your "from" email address to something sensible, but it does not need to be a real email address that exists,
thats also in the wiki?
by Zapnologica
Wed Nov 17, 2010 2:50 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Free Remote Log Server ?
Replies: 4
Views: 1024

Re: Free Remote Log Server ?

I been playing:

Can i make files and then add a filter that puts all logs from x.x.x.x to this file and then all the logs from x.x.x.y to this file?
by Zapnologica
Wed Nov 17, 2010 2:46 pm
Forum: Beginner Basics
Topic: Email Log Setting
Replies: 41
Views: 5505

Re: Email Log Setting

I already had a look at that? What must the smtp server address be? i put in smtp.gmail.com is that right? i have put in port 465 my user and password: Does From:" " make any difference? does it matter whats in there? to test the email i am tryping: /tool e-mail send to=info@zapotel.co.za subject="t...
by Zapnologica
Wed Nov 17, 2010 2:43 pm
Forum: Beginner Basics
Topic: test email not working with gmail
Replies: 41
Views: 28445

Re: test email not working with gmail

Hi,

i am also having problems,

i have read this thread and it still dont work:

when i try send a email in log it says:
abnormal termination (timeout)
im in SA i dono if that makes a diff?
by Zapnologica
Wed Nov 17, 2010 2:28 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Free Remote Log Server ?
Replies: 4
Views: 1024

Re: Free Remote Log Server ?

Oh dose Dude do it>?

Thats cool then i use dude anyway.
by Zapnologica
Wed Nov 17, 2010 2:06 pm
Forum: Beginner Basics
Topic: Email Log Setting
Replies: 41
Views: 5505

Email Log Setting

Hey guys, I am trying to setup my router so it can email me when things go wrong> do you know if i can use Gmail as my smtp cause it uses secure connection? I have setup with another email account: but when the RB logs, it says invalid TO address? do i have to do any thing special under logs where i...
by Zapnologica
Wed Nov 17, 2010 12:46 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Free Remote Log Server ?
Replies: 4
Views: 1024

Free Remote Log Server ?

Does any one know of a Free Remote Log Server that i can use with my mikrotik RB's ?
by Zapnologica
Fri Nov 05, 2010 7:37 am
Forum: Beginner Basics
Topic: Simple NAT between 2 gateways with address lists
Replies: 12
Views: 1920

Re: Simple NAT between 2 gateways with address lists

Ok, I have masquerade on the router, I have not put in any interface names ( so it should just do it on all and any of the interfaces that it needs too? I have googles dns server 8.8.8.8 in the mikrotik and all my clients use mikrotik as their dns server? The lan one does have a modem upstream. I se...
by Zapnologica
Thu Nov 04, 2010 1:40 pm
Forum: Beginner Basics
Topic: Simple NAT between 2 gateways with address lists
Replies: 12
Views: 1920

Re: Simple NAT between 2 gateways with address lists

i changed them to make more sense on the forum.

I just redid it, i delete the original config as it was not working.

Do you have a src-nat rule for each group specifying the outgoing interface?

Nope?
what am i meant to do with that?
by Zapnologica
Wed Nov 03, 2010 5:39 pm
Forum: Beginner Basics
Topic: Simple NAT between 2 gateways with address lists
Replies: 12
Views: 1920

Re: Simple NAT between 2 gateways with address lists

27 ;;; lan route mark chain=prerouting action=mark-routing new-routing-mark=lan passthrough=yes src-address-list=pack3 28 ;;; pppoe route mark chain=prerouting action=mark-routing new-routing-mark=pppoe passthrough=yes src-address-list=pack2 Skype still works though, not internet???
by Zapnologica
Wed Nov 03, 2010 5:31 pm
Forum: Beginner Basics
Topic: Simple NAT between 2 gateways with address lists
Replies: 12
Views: 1920

Re: Simple NAT between 2 gateways with address lists

I have 2 static routes:

lan : routemark:lan
pppoe: routemark:pppoe




peopel under pppoe get no internet?
by Zapnologica
Tue Nov 02, 2010 1:02 pm
Forum: Beginner Basics
Topic: Very Simple,Functional QoS Setup For Begginers
Replies: 5
Views: 7455

Very Simple,Functional QoS Setup For Begginers

Hey guys, I have for a long time now been trying to get a good QoS system working on my mikrotik router @ home and work. I know how intimidating Mikrotik's seem when you are new to them, and some times u just want to get some thing working, and all every one says is, read this or read that, and it t...
by Zapnologica
Tue Nov 02, 2010 12:23 pm
Forum: Beginner Basics
Topic: I can not connect ISP using PPPoE
Replies: 2
Views: 1302

Re: I can not connect ISP using PPPoE

wat isp?

I had problems with my isp cause they used a special MRU and MTU:

Check up on those...



Those errors look really odd?
are you using the default pppoe profile?
by Zapnologica
Tue Nov 02, 2010 12:17 pm
Forum: Beginner Basics
Topic: Simple NAT between 2 gateways with address lists
Replies: 12
Views: 1920

Re: Simple NAT between 2 gateways with address lists

one is pppoe
and one is lan

not same isp
by Zapnologica
Mon Nov 01, 2010 4:07 pm
Forum: Beginner Basics
Topic: Simple NAT between 2 gateways with address lists
Replies: 12
Views: 1920

Re: Simple NAT between 2 gateways with address lists

hows it guys,


can some one please help me?

I am trying to add route marks to my internet route but when i do the internet does not work?

I am simple marking the routing mark from a ip list?

then u just put the route mark under your route?
by Zapnologica
Sun Oct 31, 2010 11:17 pm
Forum: Beginner Basics
Topic: How Queues are processed?
Replies: 48
Views: 5355

Re: How Queues are processed?

Thanks man. And i see what you saying about the crappy adsl companies. That act makes allot of sense. Cause in SA they do throtttle you, AND to me VoIP is of utmost important. So i think im gona try that idea of yours. with the rtp thing, that never gets marked? like under mangle when talking on the...
by Zapnologica
Fri Oct 29, 2010 5:38 pm
Forum: Beginner Basics
Topic: How Queues are processed?
Replies: 48
Views: 5355

Re: How Queues are processed?

Oh ok, thats what i have done: can u verify my setup: add name="Global_In" parent=global-in limit-at=0 priority=8 max-limit=0 burst-limit=0 burst-threshold=0 burst-time=0s add name="pop3-rx" parent=Global_In packet-mark=pop3-rx limit-at=0 queue=default priority=4 max-limit=0 burst-limit=0 burst-thre...
by Zapnologica
Fri Oct 29, 2010 3:24 pm
Forum: Beginner Basics
Topic: How Queues are processed?
Replies: 48
Views: 5355

Re: How Queues are processed?

thanks for those.

I will have a read.


Oh was it a recent one that its not up yet? if you come accross it pls hook me up with the link. I would live to watch it.
by Zapnologica
Fri Oct 29, 2010 2:21 pm
Forum: General
Topic: NOT TO DO. Weird instalations?
Replies: 380
Views: 236694

Re: NOT TO DO. Weird instalations?

wow, whats with all the cantennas? do they act work? like really a grid is not that expensive? I also liked that grid made from wire mesh :) here are some pics of my Tree install :lol: It looks dodge, but it works perfectly, 100% water proof, has not gone down in hte last year :) check attachments: ...
by Zapnologica
Fri Oct 29, 2010 10:49 am
Forum: Beginner Basics
Topic: How Queues are processed?
Replies: 48
Views: 5355

Re: How Queues are processed?

Yea, i was thinking about that, Cause currently i also set the speed limit in raduis, and that seems to work well. But from my understanding of using queue trees with pcq is that say there is only 2 users on line they get more than what they usualy would get??? So PCQ is a good thing if u can get it...
by Zapnologica
Fri Oct 29, 2010 1:58 am
Forum: Beginner Basics
Topic: How Queues are processed?
Replies: 48
Views: 5355

Re: How Queues are processed?

Oh ok i see: That seems much better than simple queues. Thats act what i was trying to do in simple queue, I have constructed a nice queue tree now: lets see how it works. I wil do some testing? I have use PCQ in my tree? what does this do? is this normaly to make sure that one user does not hog the...
by Zapnologica
Thu Oct 28, 2010 10:27 pm
Forum: Beginner Basics
Topic: How Queues are processed?
Replies: 48
Views: 5355

Re: How Queues are processed?

Ok when i say it ont work, i mean: i set SIP as priority 1 and RDP as 2 and web as 4: now as far as i belive, if i am on web, and i make a VOIP call, it should allow all VOIP packets thoough before the WEB therfore no laag? but when i phone on VOIP and was on remote desktop, the voip call lagged lik...
by Zapnologica
Thu Oct 28, 2010 3:34 pm
Forum: Beginner Basics
Topic: How Queues are processed?
Replies: 48
Views: 5355

Re: How Queues are processed?

i have been playing around,

and the "forward mangles donot seem to work" ?

why would this be?

I tried create the ques on lan and that worked, but the prioriry does not work.

So i am trying to create the que on the wan interface?

Do u use forward for that?
by Zapnologica
Tue Oct 26, 2010 9:07 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Rb433 not working
Replies: 13
Views: 1772

Re: Rb433 not working

I did that,

I booted from ethernet, and then netinstalled the new firmware

and it seemes to work.


Thanks so much, I have learnt allot about the console, its quite easy, Im busy fixing an old rb111 that i found on a mountain somewhere, loading routeros on it again cause its key was lost.
by Zapnologica
Tue Oct 26, 2010 8:01 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Rb433 not working
Replies: 13
Views: 1772

Re: Rb433 not working

Ok, so i plugged my laptop into annother rb433 (working one) and if i wait the terminal comes up.

So that must mean the software on my one is fd?

And i cant upload new firmware?
by Zapnologica
Tue Oct 26, 2010 7:47 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Rb433 not working
Replies: 13
Views: 1772

Re: Rb433 not working

Ok if i dont push a button and just let it boot. it displays this: RouterBOOT booter 2.20 RouterBoard 433 CPU frequency: 300 MHz Memory size: 64 MB Press any key within 2 seconds to enter setup.. loading kernel from nand... OK setting up elf image... OK jumping to kernel code Starting... Starting se...
by Zapnologica
Tue Oct 26, 2010 11:42 am
Forum: General
Topic: Rb433 not working
Replies: 13
Views: 1772

Re: Rb433 not working

Ok u right, haha K i been playing, turns out i have to reboot the router and only then will stuff display on the screen :) I get this : Press any key within 2 seconds to enter setup RouterBOOT-2.20 What do you want to configure? d - boot delay k - boot key s - serial console o - boot device u - cpu ...
by Zapnologica
Tue Oct 26, 2010 11:16 am
Forum: General
Topic: Rb433 not working
Replies: 13
Views: 1772

Re: Rb433 not working

ok ok, i figured it out,

In putty i choes serial then chose com2 and click connect.

Its not working but i also noticed the light on the usb-com converter is not on?

When should this light come on? when u plug it in, or only once the connection is made?
by Zapnologica
Tue Oct 26, 2010 11:11 am
Forum: General
Topic: Rb433 not working
Replies: 13
Views: 1772

Re: Rb433 not working

Oh ok thanks :)

I have putty and i have a usb to serial converter?


in putty what address do i put in there?
by Zapnologica
Mon Oct 25, 2010 11:01 am
Forum: General
Topic: Rb433 not working
Replies: 13
Views: 1772

Re: Rb433 not working

I know u gona hate me for asking this,.


I have plugged in the serial cable, but now what?
by Zapnologica
Mon Oct 25, 2010 9:47 am
Forum: General
Topic: Rb433 not working
Replies: 13
Views: 1772

Rb433 not working

Hi there, I have a RB433 that stopped working. I find it very strange. if you put the power in, it boots up, (the lights flash and the speaker beeps) But once it is booted no network interfaces work. If u plug a lan cable into it, none of the lights turn on and i cant access the RB? What could be wr...
by Zapnologica
Wed Oct 20, 2010 12:22 am
Forum: Beginner Basics
Topic: PPPoE Clients with normal LAN clients
Replies: 13
Views: 1022

Re: PPPoE Clients with normal LAN clients

Oh yes,

I remeber seeing that now.,
Thanks so much,

I dont really mind if u not meant to do it. its for home. as long as it works im happy.


Thanks i will give it a try.
by Zapnologica
Tue Oct 19, 2010 7:57 pm
Forum: Beginner Basics
Topic: PPPoE Clients with normal LAN clients
Replies: 13
Views: 1022

Re: PPPoE Clients with normal LAN clients

Yes they are:

one router, plugged into modem and switch ( all pc connect to the one switch and then intern the same router)

So u say it will just work?
by Zapnologica
Tue Oct 19, 2010 7:31 pm
Forum: Beginner Basics
Topic: PPPoE Clients with normal LAN clients
Replies: 13
Views: 1022

Re: PPPoE Clients with normal LAN clients

So in my case:

I wil want them to both be on the same IP range just there must be no duplicates?

then i go to routes and i say destination 192.168.1.0 ether1?

And it should work?
by Zapnologica
Tue Oct 19, 2010 7:02 pm
Forum: Beginner Basics
Topic: How Queues are processed?
Replies: 48
Views: 5355

Re: How Queues are processed?

Thank you very much:

That one post of yours has given me such a better understanding of the whole marking process:

Thank u so much.

Ur english was perfect, better than me and im english haha
by Zapnologica
Tue Oct 19, 2010 7:01 pm
Forum: Beginner Basics
Topic: PPPoE Clients with normal LAN clients
Replies: 13
Views: 1022

Re: PPPoE Clients with normal LAN clients

Oh ok sweet?

i dont care how its done as long as it works:

Can u tell me what i need to do?

Thanks
by Zapnologica
Tue Oct 19, 2010 3:22 pm
Forum: Beginner Basics
Topic: PPPoE Clients with normal LAN clients
Replies: 13
Views: 1022

Re: PPPoE Clients with normal LAN clients

So i cant make my pppoe clients talk to lan clients?

not with routes or any thing?
by Zapnologica
Tue Oct 19, 2010 1:52 pm
Forum: Beginner Basics
Topic: PPPoE Clients with normal LAN clients
Replies: 13
Views: 1022

Re: PPPoE Clients with normal LAN clients

So how can i "bridge" pppoe clients with network clients?
by Zapnologica
Tue Oct 19, 2010 8:45 am
Forum: Beginner Basics
Topic: Bonding vs load balancing
Replies: 3
Views: 5680

Re: Bonding vs load balancing

Thank you very much :) that was very helpfull: So i could bond two ADSL lines together instead of using PPC? What method would you use for speed? I was reading the wiki last night there like 4 or 5, but im nto sure which one uses both interffaces ( liek the last scenario you mentioned when it divide...
by Zapnologica
Tue Oct 19, 2010 8:36 am
Forum: Beginner Basics
Topic: How Queues are processed?
Replies: 48
Views: 5355

Re: How Queues are processed?

Hello again. Ok so i have been playing around wiht packet marking and i still cannot get download to work. Ok i used a simple one to test: i am just trying to mark tcp traffic on port 80 ( all web traffic) but in my cue it only has Upload and no download: So i created 2 mangle rules: 1: preroute tcp...
by Zapnologica
Mon Oct 18, 2010 11:05 pm
Forum: Beginner Basics
Topic: PPPoE Clients with normal LAN clients
Replies: 13
Views: 1022

PPPoE Clients with normal LAN clients

Hi there, I currently have a Rb750 setup as a simple internet gateway and hub. Now what i want to know is: If i now connect a PPPoE client to that RB, will the pppoe client behave as if it was plugged into one of the ether ports with a cable? Cause i cannot bridge a dynamic enterface? I want to make...
by Zapnologica
Mon Oct 18, 2010 10:59 pm
Forum: Beginner Basics
Topic: Bonding vs load balancing
Replies: 3
Views: 5680

Bonding vs load balancing

hey guys,


What the diff between bonding two connections and using PPC or routes?
by Zapnologica
Mon Oct 18, 2010 10:54 pm
Forum: Beginner Basics
Topic: Simple NAT between 2 gateways with address lists
Replies: 12
Views: 1920

Re: Simple NAT between 2 gateways with address lists

Ok i hae been playing around and i have realised that its only not working on the PPPOE accounts. IT works when ur gateway is ether2, but not when ur gateway is pppoe_1 Why is this? Im thinking maybe the "prerouting" function is not catching the pppoe traffic as pppoe enterfaces may inter the routin...
by Zapnologica
Sun Oct 17, 2010 11:12 am
Forum: Beginner Basics
Topic: Simple NAT between 2 gateways with address lists
Replies: 12
Views: 1920

Simple NAT between 2 gateways with address lists

Hi guys, I am trying to let half my computers use one gateway and th other half annother gateway, I read the wiki and a few how to's and it seemed pretty simple. but mine is not working. I have gateway 1,2 then i created a ip list with all the ips i want to go through one gateway and all the ips for...
by Zapnologica
Sun Oct 17, 2010 11:08 am
Forum: Beginner Basics
Topic: Working QoS configuration
Replies: 44
Views: 71593

Re: Working QoS configuration

THANK YOU SOOO MUCH,

I have been looking for a QOS setup for ages as i run VOIP on my network.

I will try it this afternoon,
by Zapnologica
Sun Oct 17, 2010 11:02 am
Forum: General
Topic: Mikrotik Proxy Store
Replies: 1
Views: 452

Re: Mikrotik Proxy Store

Or, can some one help me wright a script that sets webcahse1 (usb1) to active

then i can run it every 30min??
by Zapnologica
Mon Oct 04, 2010 4:04 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Mikrotik Proxy Store
Replies: 1
Views: 452

Mikrotik Proxy Store

Hi there? Is there any way to turn off the store setting when it sets the web-cache to system drive when the usb drive fails? I would rather it just not work untill the usb drive it working again? I have a 80gb 2.5" plugged in via uSB for cache and i looked today and its runnig on the system drive? ...
by Zapnologica
Wed Sep 29, 2010 3:43 pm
Forum: Beginner Basics
Topic: How Queues are processed?
Replies: 48
Views: 5355

Re: How Queues are processed?

U had me fooled there for a moment, i 1st thought it was father xmas... haha
by Zapnologica
Wed Sep 29, 2010 12:26 am
Forum: Beginner Basics
Topic: How Queues are processed?
Replies: 48
Views: 5355

Re: How Queues are processed?

Its the dog with normises face
by Zapnologica
Tue Sep 28, 2010 11:47 pm
Forum: Beginner Basics
Topic: How Queues are processed?
Replies: 48
Views: 5355

Re: How Queues are processed?

LOL @ ur avatar.

are u talking with mangle or queues?
by Zapnologica
Mon Sep 27, 2010 7:07 am
Forum: Beginner Basics
Topic: How Queues are processed?
Replies: 48
Views: 5355

Re: How Queues are processed?

Oh ok, i see.

Thanks :)
by Zapnologica
Wed Sep 22, 2010 12:22 am
Forum: Beginner Basics
Topic: How tp set up a backup internet connection
Replies: 14
Views: 13342

Re: How tp set up a backup internet connection

You dont know of any script that can jsut check if a PPPoE connection is conneted or not? (if it has that 'R' on the left of its name)


and then email me once it is dissconnected for more than 10min and then again when it comes on line?
by Zapnologica
Tue Sep 21, 2010 10:24 pm
Forum: Beginner Basics
Topic: How Queues are processed?
Replies: 48
Views: 5355

Re: How Queues are processed?

Oh i see.


So keep what i have for UPLOAD

and then create new ones for dst address with postrouting?


Thanks my man,

I thought it had some thing to do with NAT



and must passthrough be clicked?
by Zapnologica
Tue Sep 21, 2010 10:06 pm
Forum: Beginner Basics
Topic: How Queues are processed?
Replies: 48
Views: 5355

Re: How Queues are processed?

ip firewall mangle add action=mark-packet chain=prerouting comment=Howard disabled=no \ new-packet-mark=Howard passthrough=yes port=80 protocol=tcp \ src-address-list=Howard add action=mark-packet chain=prerouting comment=Hyslop disabled=no \ new-packet-mark=Hyslop passthrough=yes port=80 protocol=t...
by Zapnologica
Tue Sep 21, 2010 9:52 pm
Forum: Beginner Basics
Topic: How Queues are processed?
Replies: 48
Views: 5355

Re: How Queues are processed?

Sorry,

I forgot what i type in terminal to get the config for that?

Soz :(
by Zapnologica
Tue Sep 21, 2010 6:56 pm
Forum: Beginner Basics
Topic: How Queues are processed?
Replies: 48
Views: 5355

Re: How Queues are processed?

I was bust playign with ques yesterday and i noticed some thing.

I am trying to mark packets under mangle in firewall.

I am marking them by src IP LISt.
but it only mangle the computer UPLOAD and not the download?

So i tried dst address list and that didnt mark anything?

What am i doing wrong?
by Zapnologica
Wed Sep 15, 2010 10:12 pm
Forum: Beginner Basics
Topic: PC's upstream from hotspot needed to be access from hot spot
Replies: 8
Views: 853

Re: PC's upstream from hotspot needed to be access from hot

Hi,

Can the lan users then access the pc being the PPPoE?

if i have a rb750 and all ports are swiched and then i have a few clients conencted via PPPoE.

How can i set it up so that the computers on the ethernet interface can access the computers on the PPPoE server interface
by Zapnologica
Wed Sep 15, 2010 12:34 am
Forum: The User Manager
Topic: Scripts for backuing up UM database and to reset user counte
Replies: 0
Views: 601

Scripts for backuing up UM database and to reset user counte

Hi there,


I am looking for scripts or ways to to backuing up UM database and to automaticalu reset user counters at the begginging of every month?


thanks
by Zapnologica
Tue Sep 07, 2010 11:53 pm
Forum: The User Manager
Topic: Active Connections > Active users
Replies: 2
Views: 1067

Re: Active Connections > Active users

Could it not be that their Old connection was not termintaed and its still running while the client has created a new session?


Cause in the network every device has its own account, so its not connecting from 2 places???
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