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by electravis
Thu Sep 12, 2019 6:20 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Hacked router Possible password
Replies: 0
Views: 330

Hacked router Possible password

So I thought maybe this will help someone else who may have got hacked and didn find it yet. Came across one router that was hacked had no way to get to it to reset it. Luckily I have it email me backup configs so after lots of searching and trial and error, I got this https://github.com/BigNerd95/R...
by electravis
Wed May 29, 2019 4:55 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Better way to do SSL Certs?
Replies: 1
Views: 202

Better way to do SSL Certs?

Im wondering if there is a better way to do the following. Im not up to 100% on SSLs so hoping so. I have a Ubuntu server that I created ssl key on and then registered with SSL cert provider. I then took the cert and the key and copied them to my tik and applied. This then allowed me to turn off htt...
by electravis
Tue Apr 02, 2019 3:38 am
Forum: General
Topic: vlan swos rb260gs
Replies: 1
Views: 169

vlan swos rb260gs

So i am trying to figure out the following not sure if this is possible with vlan tagging. What I have are rb260 1 RB260 is at IDF port 1 goes to sw1 ----- port 2 goes to sw2 ----- port 3 is the uplink I want to add a tag 10 to all incoming traffic on p2. This traffic along with the untagged traffic...
by electravis
Tue Feb 12, 2019 8:50 pm
Forum: The User Manager
Topic: error connecting to server
Replies: 0
Views: 488

error connecting to server

I have gone ahead and setup a userman server on ros 6.42.12 I then setup a remote router to talk to the userman server. When I try to do the signup page even with out doing a pay for option i get error connecting to server. However the user name has been created and works if I go back to the main lo...
by electravis
Mon Aug 06, 2018 6:34 pm
Forum: Scripting
Topic: remote ssh via script
Replies: 52
Views: 30639

Re: remote ssh via script

Any update to allowing ssh to run in a script? Today I needed this functionality for the first time and after a few hrs of failure i googled and found everyone else with the same issue.
by electravis
Thu Aug 02, 2018 5:43 pm
Forum: General
Topic: possible to delete file from fetch
Replies: 2
Views: 733

Re: possible to delete file from fetch

Still trying to figure out the above anyone have ideas?

I have now come up with this but it still copies the file down does not delete it

/tool fetch address=[:resolve xxxx.xxxx.xxx] user=xxxxxx password=xxxxx port=xxxxx mode=ftp http-method=delete src-path=($cbname . ".rsc")
by electravis
Tue Jul 31, 2018 12:42 am
Forum: General
Topic: TR069 FreeACS and Genieacs
Replies: 0
Views: 578

TR069 FreeACS and Genieacs

I had successfully got a freeacs server online and working and doing what i needed. Was just not real impress with the GUI and the interaction. I now have got a Genieacs online and working. However I can not get it to do what I want. I am trying to disable a port. When I do it the the gui i get and ...
by electravis
Thu Jul 26, 2018 3:28 pm
Forum: Wireless Networking
Topic: What are the different flags when doing a scanner
Replies: 1
Views: 356

What are the different flags when doing a scanner

So probably a real stupid question but I cant find the answer nor figure out how to reproduce it. When I do a background scan on a mikrotik some of the SIgnals have an A and some do not under their Flag. I know that means Active guessing for the most part means you can connect to them. But if there ...
by electravis
Wed Jul 25, 2018 6:52 pm
Forum: General
Topic: TR069 with FreeACS
Replies: 57
Views: 51659

Re: TR069 with FreeACS

Well I figured it out in case anyone else is in the boat i am in all the right device parameters can be found when you show your device you then just edit and add or delete from the two files index_parameters.yml and summary_parameters.yml
by electravis
Wed Jul 25, 2018 6:23 pm
Forum: General
Topic: TR069 with FreeACS
Replies: 57
Views: 51659

Re: TR069 with FreeACS

Hoping someone can give a little help. Got Genieacs installed and running and talking to my device. The issues I have is under listing of devices nothing is showing up in the values. I followed the above suggestion of editing the two config files. This then populated the Software Version field but n...
by electravis
Tue Jul 17, 2018 11:10 pm
Forum: General
Topic: ssl cert error
Replies: 4
Views: 654

Re: ssl cert error

Sorry not real up on all the ssl cert stuff but if I uncheck under settings "crl download" the error stops and all seems to still work as expected. I cant really find any info on what crl download does and if i even needed it.

Any input.

Thanks
by electravis
Tue Jul 17, 2018 5:05 pm
Forum: General
Topic: ssl cert error
Replies: 4
Views: 654

Re: ssl cert error

Thanks for the info all I got from them was an email with the plaint text of the cert and ca in the email. So what the called the web server certificate. I copied that into text file and saved that as my .cert file What they called the Intermediate CA. I copied that into text file and saved as .ca N...
by electravis
Fri Jun 22, 2018 12:18 am
Forum: General
Topic: ssl cert error
Replies: 4
Views: 654

ssl cert error

I have imported a ssl cert I got from digicert in order to use www-ssl and api-ssl. I created the cert on a linux box. Everything is working as it should I get that my tik web page connection is secure and the api is running over my secure port. However I am still getting in the log files "got CRL w...
by electravis
Wed Jun 20, 2018 9:22 pm
Forum: Scripting
Topic: Limit to API Call
Replies: 2
Views: 559

Re: Limit to API Call

Yes yesterday I found newer api code when working on a different problem which also resolved this issue as well.
by electravis
Wed Jun 20, 2018 9:20 pm
Forum: Scripting
Topic: Adding SSL to API
Replies: 2
Views: 935

Re: Adding SSL to API

Thanks for the info yesterday I found the latest API code which included all the ssl api options i needed. Got it working after that.
by electravis
Tue Jun 19, 2018 12:50 am
Forum: General
Topic: Hotspot captive portal prevent automatic close on redirect after login
Replies: 22
Views: 12950

Re: Hotspot captive portal prevent automatic close on redirect after login

So here is what I have done seems to work pretty well. So after you login the user profile adds you to a firewall list which blocks the connectivy checker for 15 secs before removing the user from the list. So this allows the redirect to happen to the post page because you are online but fools the c...
by electravis
Tue Jun 19, 2018 12:35 am
Forum: Scripting
Topic: Adding SSL to API
Replies: 2
Views: 935

Adding SSL to API

So I am trying to add SSL to my API calls. I dont have a lot of experience in this part but I can tell from other posts its more then just change the port in the code I am using. I am using the base API from * RouterOS PHP API class v1.4 * Author: Denis Basta I think its in the socket variable that ...
by electravis
Tue May 22, 2018 10:04 pm
Forum: General
Topic: possible to delete file from fetch
Replies: 2
Views: 733

possible to delete file from fetch

So I have a file on a mikrotik server. The mikrotik client will connect to server download the file and run the config and delete the file locally. What I want to see is if it can also somehow delete the file on the ftp server mikrotik. Or is this something I will need to get the server to do? Here ...
by electravis
Wed May 09, 2018 8:22 pm
Forum: Scripting
Topic: Limit to API Call
Replies: 2
Views: 559

Limit to API Call

So I am trying to call the active user in my hotspot through an API call. The problem I am having is that there is I can only get the first 100 or so before it terminates. How can I get the complete list of active hotspot users through an api call?

Thanks
by electravis
Mon Apr 09, 2018 8:05 pm
Forum: General
Topic: running script after hotspot login
Replies: 7
Views: 862

Re: running script after hotspot login

Well hit it enough and looks like this did it for meon logout

/ip firewall address-list remove [find comment="$"mac-address""]
by electravis
Mon Apr 09, 2018 7:57 pm
Forum: General
Topic: running script after hotspot login
Replies: 7
Views: 862

Re: running script after hotspot login

So I have made some progress. I have the on login portion script working how i want it does exactly what I need. /delay 5s /ip firewall address-list add list=LoggedIn address=$address comment=$address However on logout it just deletes all my entries in the address list. /ip firewall address-list rem...
by electravis
Sat Apr 07, 2018 3:53 am
Forum: General
Topic: running script after hotspot login
Replies: 7
Views: 862

Re: running script after hotspot login

That first answer is probably perfect but the second will probably help me as well since after they timeout I want to remove them from this list.

Thanks
by electravis
Sat Apr 07, 2018 12:34 am
Forum: General
Topic: running script after hotspot login
Replies: 7
Views: 862

Re: running script after hotspot login

So this is what I came up with but not working

:global username [/ip hotspot active find user=$user];
:global userip [/ip hotspot active get $username address];
/ip firewall address-list add list=LoggedIn address=$userip


Any thoughts
by electravis
Sat Apr 07, 2018 12:07 am
Forum: General
Topic: running script after hotspot login
Replies: 7
Views: 862

running script after hotspot login

So Im trying to make a script hat after the user logs in here IP address gets added inot he firewall/address list. I cant seem to find or figure out wthat i use to get there current IP address at login Im guessing I need a global variable to assign the ip to just not sure the cmd to get the ip #dela...
by electravis
Sat Apr 07, 2018 12:06 am
Forum: General
Topic: running script after hotspot login
Replies: 0
Views: 245

running script after hotspot login

So Im trying to make a script hat after the user logs in here IP address gets added inot he firewall/address list. I cant seem to find or figure out wthat i use to get there current IP address at login Im guessing I need a global variable to assign the ip to just not sure the cmd to get the ip #dela...
by electravis
Tue Feb 20, 2018 9:00 pm
Forum: Scripting
Topic: script to write to file
Replies: 1
Views: 539

script to write to file

So I am trying tomake a script that will write to a file all of the hostpot user info. From what I can tell I would have to do a print detail, print stats, and print status to get all the info i need and then merge them together in database somewhere. If I use the API this is possible but API can no...
by electravis
Tue Jan 16, 2018 4:35 pm
Forum: General
Topic: https hotspot
Replies: 0
Views: 247

https hotspot

Reaching out to everyone hoping for a solution or answer that makes sense. Maybe i just dont understand the https hotspot and trying to do something you cant. So I add my godaddy cert to the tik. I then go to hotspot select the hotspot make it https and select the godaddy cert. I next go to services...
by electravis
Fri Dec 01, 2017 8:04 pm
Forum: General
Topic: TR069 help
Replies: 3
Views: 987

Re: TR069 help

So I had same issue. What you need to do is make sure when you are doing your file configuration in free acs. You are giving it the name with .alter at the end. it shoudl then show under jobs with the name xxxx.alter . Hope this helps.
by electravis
Tue Nov 28, 2017 3:08 am
Forum: General
Topic: drop https requests then force a redirect
Replies: 3
Views: 564

Re: drop https requests then force a redirect

Yes its not so much the get to the login https screen as it is to force the guest into seeing the post auth page with advertisements after login. Most of the cells use a dumbed down version to get to the login screen and then after login immediately shut down and never do the redirect to the post au...
by electravis
Tue Nov 28, 2017 3:03 am
Forum: General
Topic: TR069 with FreeACS
Replies: 57
Views: 51659

Re: TR069 with FreeACS

So got it working probably stupid oversight on my part but after rereading and reading what normis had posted elsewhere figured it out. Under files scripts you need to make sure you are saving it with the name ext .alter. After I figured that out FreeAcs s working like a champ for what I needed.
by electravis
Tue Nov 28, 2017 3:01 am
Forum: General
Topic: ACS and scripting
Replies: 2
Views: 302

Re: ACS and scripting

So got it working probably stupid oversight on my part but after rereading and reading what normis had posted elsewhere figured it out. Under files scripts you need to make sure you are saving it with the name ext .alter. After I figured that out FreeAcs s working like a champ for what I needed.
by electravis
Tue Nov 28, 2017 3:01 am
Forum: General
Topic: ACS and scripting
Replies: 2
Views: 302

Re: ACS and scripting

So got it working probably stupid oversight on my part but after rereading and reading what normis had posted elsewhere figured it out. Under files scripts you need to make sure you are saving it with the name ext .alter. After I figured that out FreeAcs s working like a champ for what I needed.
by electravis
Mon Nov 27, 2017 6:37 pm
Forum: General
Topic: ACS and scripting
Replies: 2
Views: 302

ACS and scripting

I am trying to get the FreeACS working with TR069 client protocol on the mikrotik. Every time I try and send a TR069_Script job to the mikrotik it resets the mikrotik to default. All I am trying to do at this point is just get it to rename the identity is there something I am missing? I save this /s...
by electravis
Wed Nov 22, 2017 9:01 pm
Forum: General
Topic: TR069 with FreeACS
Replies: 57
Views: 51659

Re: TR069 with FreeACS

First thanks for the how to thekitchen. I was able to get it up and running with the latest mysql and ubuntu. Problem that I am having is I am trying to run a script from what I understand this is what i do. First I make a real simple .alter file with system identity set name=test12345 in theory thi...
by electravis
Tue Nov 21, 2017 6:55 pm
Forum: The Dude
Topic: Mass command execution
Replies: 6
Views: 2281

Re: Mass command execution

Has anyone had any lukc with this. I have followed the links and read up on stuff but have had no luck trying to update say the ssid on 5 aps through the dude in one click. I found this but am not sure how to create the tool "And you could also use the Dude to invoke a tool (read: executable or a UR...
by electravis
Thu Oct 26, 2017 11:52 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Hotspot static DNS not working
Replies: 0
Views: 356

Hotspot static DNS not working

So I may have this all wrong but I thought that if i set a static dns enter that this is used first prior to resolving out over the world. So example I have a static dns that point back to the controller 10.0.0.1 if i set the name to say test.net it will actually resolve out to the test.net web site...
by electravis
Thu Oct 19, 2017 9:56 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Hospot bridge mac is being add to the arp of the clients ip
Replies: 1
Views: 443

Hospot bridge mac is being add to the arp of the clients ip

We are implementing a chrome cast solution called Sonifi Staycast at a few of our properties. The problem I am having is with the hotspot. If I put the cleint in pass through mode then the sonfi server sees there arp request with the correct mac address of the device. If I have the device login thro...
by electravis
Thu Oct 05, 2017 7:16 pm
Forum: General
Topic: drop https requests then force a redirect
Replies: 3
Views: 564

drop https requests then force a redirect

Im trying to see if this is even possible. So what I am trying to get arouns is the error you get when trying to do a redirect on an https request. As far as I can tell its not possible. However is this maybe possible but not sure where to start. Can I create some type of firewall rule the rejects, ...
by electravis
Fri Sep 29, 2017 5:52 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Trying to understand BTEST and why I get different reading
Replies: 1
Views: 475

Trying to understand BTEST and why I get different reading

I was trying to test some throughput one day at a site and noticed that all my btest from IDF to MDF would come up at 500mx900m. I was testing from a 1100 just had an IP on it not cfg to a CCR 1036 full up hotspot with lott of mangle rules and firewall rules. Thinking I may had a config issue in my ...
by electravis
Tue Aug 08, 2017 11:47 pm
Forum: General
Topic: SSL errors with hotspot redirect.
Replies: 1
Views: 688

SSL errors with hotspot redirect.

So I think I have beaten this to death googled all I can google and read all I can I hope someone has an answer for me. I am doing a hotspot with https: redirect. What I have working is captive portal and default chrome browser will redirect to my login screen with no ssl errors works fine. As soon ...
by electravis
Tue Jul 25, 2017 11:04 pm
Forum: General
Topic: bandwidth testing
Replies: 4
Views: 1584

Re: bandwidth testing

Thanks for the input on the upload and download speeds. It sounds like from you experience I have done all I can to increase the performance and have it at the best it will go.
As a side not I purchase a 70$ dlink router just to make sure it didnt work better and got maybe 120 meg on the download.
by electravis
Fri Jul 21, 2017 6:27 pm
Forum: General
Topic: bandwidth testing
Replies: 4
Views: 1584

bandwidth testing

I am trying to determine what I can truly expect for bandwidth on a few router boards. Each of the tests i have done show different outcomes and then lead me to different theories as to why. My setup is a 1100 dude edition as a head end router. I can do a btest to 1100 from pc using btest program. I...
by electravis
Tue Jun 27, 2017 11:32 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Missing Advertise
Replies: 1
Views: 352

Missing Advertise

I want to make sure Im not missing anything. Back a few revs ago there used to be hotspot user profile advertise option. Went to go look to play with it todya on latest ros and its gone. Google search was not helpful either. Has this been removed from newer ros or moved?

Thanks
by electravis
Wed May 24, 2017 5:46 pm
Forum: General
Topic: hotspot with no internet
Replies: 0
Views: 269

hotspot with no internet

I am revisiting some code I did a year or so ago trying ot see if there is a better less breakable way to do this. I want to have a hotspot redirect to a local login page even when there is no internet. Currently I have a static dns entry that a script enables " .*\.* " however if stuff does not com...
by electravis
Tue Aug 02, 2016 12:25 am
Forum: General
Topic: mac cookies
Replies: 1
Views: 695

mac cookies

I am running router os with 2 hotspots on it different IP ranges folders and vlans. If I have mac cookie turned on then it allows you to login toone hotspot and then switch over to the other without having to login. Is there anything simple I am missing? 
by electravis
Wed Jul 27, 2016 7:27 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Max number of users
Replies: 2
Views: 472

Max number of users

So I am trying to determine what the max number of user connected to a hotspot could be. Yes I know there is a lot that can go into this primary the cpu and what you have the hotspot all doing. Does anyone know of a windows application that can load and run multiple web requests out off none stop? i...
by electravis
Fri Jun 03, 2016 11:53 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Hotspot Advertise
Replies: 0
Views: 801

Hotspot Advertise

I am trying to setup a Advertise on my hotspot which does not see to be working. I didnt find many links on setting it up other then enable it and set your values. So i am not sure if i have missed something or have something turned off that needs to be on. I also notice I try to print out detail bu...
by electravis
Fri Mar 04, 2016 4:59 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Bandwidth testing
Replies: 1
Views: 442

Re: Bandwidth testing

Just an updated I upgraded to the latest FW and I am now getting 800 meg speed tests much better.
by electravis
Fri Mar 04, 2016 4:13 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Bandwidth testing
Replies: 1
Views: 442

Bandwidth testing

So I hope someone can help me here I have looked all over and could not find a very good answer to this. I have 2 RB1100 connected to each other with cat6. I do a UDP BW test from one to the other and then get up to about 900 meg. I do a tcp test between the two I get 377meg one way or 277meg x 277m...
by electravis
Fri Mar 04, 2016 12:11 am
Forum: Wireless Networking
Topic: Mikrotik band steering
Replies: 5
Views: 3229

Re: Mikrotik band steering

So any updates to this any word. Unifi is about to roll out with there version of it.
by electravis
Mon Feb 01, 2016 11:33 pm
Forum: General
Topic: DNS Redirect
Replies: 1
Views: 398

DNS Redirect

I am trying ot get it when someone types in say helpme.com it redirects them to a page of my choice. I thought doing a static DNS would work but I can only do it by IP address so it can not go to hlepme.com/help.html?

Any creative thoughts on this one?
by electravis
Wed Dec 23, 2015 12:31 am
Forum: General
Topic: Bandwidth allocation Q
Replies: 1
Views: 610

Re: Bandwidth allocation Q

Hoping someone can help me here. i think I got most of what I need from qtree working. However my main q has max limit of 10 meg. If I have 2 queues under it q-A has priority 2 with a 7M Limit AT q-b has priority 5 with 5M Limit AT. I would think with the above q-A would get full 7M and q-B would ge...
by electravis
Wed Dec 23, 2015 12:21 am
Forum: General
Topic: Hotspot login/redirect page without internet
Replies: 27
Views: 14142

Re: Hotspot login/redirect page without internet

Ok so what we did is if there is no internet the user gets redirected to a std html page dished out by the tik. Seems to work for all devices we have tested. First we have a static DNS entry that is disabled 0 XR .*\..* 10.200.20.1 10s Next we have a a netwatch rule that will either disable it if in...
by electravis
Thu Dec 10, 2015 10:49 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Bandwidth allocation Q
Replies: 1
Views: 610

Bandwidth allocation Q

So here is what I am trying to do. I have a 30x5 line from ISP. I then have 4 networks running on my mikrotik. I want to be able to say that at any time each of my 4 networks will have a guaranteed 6x1 speed. However if networks 1-3 are not using there bandwidth then network 4 would have full access...
by electravis
Fri Sep 04, 2015 11:41 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Bonding with ALB
Replies: 5
Views: 945

Re: Bonding with ALB

Thanks APE.
I will try it again with two different devices that maybe what I am missing as I am only testing with 1 device.

Also I am connecting an RB750UP at the idf and a crs125-24g-1s-RM at the mdf
by electravis
Wed Aug 19, 2015 3:24 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Bonding with ALB
Replies: 5
Views: 945

Re: Bonding with ALB

Any thoughts on the bonding?
by electravis
Thu Aug 13, 2015 6:33 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Bonding with ALB
Replies: 5
Views: 945

Re: Bonding with ALB

Tried layer 2/3 on the bond same result. Tried 3/4 and it caused a broadcast storm.
by electravis
Wed Aug 12, 2015 7:18 pm
Forum: General
Topic: User bandwidth in dhcp server
Replies: 3
Views: 611

Re: User bandwidth in dhcp server

Found it. Under tools do a tourch on the bridge and it will show you everyones bandwidth
by electravis
Wed Aug 12, 2015 7:10 pm
Forum: General
Topic: User bandwidth in dhcp server
Replies: 3
Views: 611

Re: User bandwidth in dhcp server

Unfortunately not they have several dummy switches through out the office.
by electravis
Wed Aug 12, 2015 5:08 pm
Forum: General
Topic: User bandwidth in dhcp server
Replies: 3
Views: 611

User bandwidth in dhcp server

I know in hotspots you can see how much bw each user is using. However is there a way to see the same type of info when the mikrotik is only acting as a dhcp server no hotspot enabled?
by electravis
Wed Aug 12, 2015 4:57 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Bonding with ALB
Replies: 5
Views: 945

Bonding with ALB

Ok so I have tried bonding every way till Sunday I think and still have issues. My setup is as follows. I have my mdf in one building and idf in another. I currently can only use P2P over the phone pairs to make a connection. Each line can get me about 50 megs. I want to bond this two P2P lines so I...
by electravis
Wed Jul 29, 2015 11:42 pm
Forum: Virtualization
Topic: Metarouter and Multi core
Replies: 1
Views: 1541

Metarouter and Multi core

I was just seeing if they have made it so meta router can run on the multi core line RB1100 AHx2 I still get system resource errors and have latest router board installed on it?

Thanks
by electravis
Fri Jul 17, 2015 6:31 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Bonding ports toghter not getting speed
Replies: 4
Views: 789

Re: Bonding ports toghter not getting speed

Ok yeah I see what you mean the cpu maxxes with the tcp but not udp. I thought was some sort of overhead issues. As for my script put the same bonding on two router boards and connect port 4 and 5 together or whatever ones you want. Rember the ports you use cant be in a bridge you add the bonding po...
by electravis
Thu Jul 16, 2015 5:54 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Bonding ports toghter not getting speed
Replies: 4
Views: 789

Bonding ports toghter not getting speed

Ok so i just bonded two ports on a 750 up. I do a bandwidth test from the router board. If i select udp I get about 180 meg across the line. However if I do a tcp test I get about 50 meg across the line. I have to be missing something otherwise why would I even bond two lines together?
by electravis
Wed Jul 08, 2015 11:53 pm
Forum: Virtualization
Topic: installing packages
Replies: 5
Views: 3529

Re: installing packages

Sorry here is the full error and I updated to latest packages. updated packages root@OpenWrt:/# opkg install http://openwrt.pantele.com.ua/trunk/metarouter/pack ages/Packages.gz Downloading http://openwrt.pantele.com.ua/trunk/metarouter/packages/Packages.gz. Still get this error Downloading http://o...
by electravis
Wed Jul 08, 2015 11:39 pm
Forum: General
Topic: VPN port forwarding possible?
Replies: 4
Views: 1010

Re: VPN port forwarding possible?

Thanks Van9018 thats what I was afraid of
by electravis
Wed Jul 08, 2015 12:31 am
Forum: Virtualization
Topic: installing packages
Replies: 5
Views: 3529

Re: installing packages

Yes was missing a dns address thanks for the tip now however I get this error Downloading http://openwrt.pantele.com.ua/trunk/metarouter/packages/apache_2.2.14-1_meta Collected errors: * pkg_hash_fetch_best_installation_candidate: Packages for apache found, but incompatib configured * opkg_install_c...
by electravis
Tue Jul 07, 2015 11:00 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Bandwidth management on the fly
Replies: 1
Views: 463

Bandwidth management on the fly

I want to have two different BW Qs setup when they first login they get a 1x1 connection then if they want to opt into something they can they get to a 3x3 connection. I can not see how to get them to be able to change there BW on the fly if the chose to opted in. Any thoughts?
by electravis
Tue Jul 07, 2015 10:53 pm
Forum: General
Topic: VPN port forwarding possible?
Replies: 4
Views: 1010

Re: VPN port forwarding possible?

No port 80 defined in ip services. Is there anything special i need to do for it to go over the vpn from an external address?
by electravis
Fri Jun 26, 2015 12:32 am
Forum: Virtualization
Topic: installing packages
Replies: 5
Views: 3529

installing packages

I can not for the life of me install the packages on my ddwrt system keeps getting errors. Any help root@OpenWrt:/# opkg install http://openwrt.pantele.com.ua/trunk/metarouter/pack ages/apache_2.2.14-1_metarouter.ipk Downloading http://openwrt.pantele.com.ua/trunk/metarouter/packages/apache_2.2.14- ...
by electravis
Thu Jun 25, 2015 11:29 pm
Forum: Virtualization
Topic: port forward to metarouter
Replies: 4
Views: 2082

Re: port forward to metarouter

That was it thanks again
by electravis
Thu Jun 25, 2015 10:15 pm
Forum: General
Topic: VPN port forwarding possible?
Replies: 4
Views: 1010

VPN port forwarding possible?

So I am trying to see if this is possible or not and if it is then how to do it. I have a VPN server doing L2TP connections. Each remote connection is another mikrotik. I can manage the tiks remotely when connected to the mane vpn server network. However I want to be able to manage this tiks behind ...
by electravis
Thu Jun 25, 2015 6:18 pm
Forum: Virtualization
Topic: port forward to metarouter
Replies: 4
Views: 2082

Re: port forward to metarouter

I think I already had that or is it somewhere else? Copyright (C) 2006 OpenWrt.org config interface loopback option ifname lo option proto static option ipaddr 127.0.0.1 option netmask 255.0.0.0 config interface lan option ifname eth0 option type bridge option proto static option ipaddr 192.168.80.2...
by electravis
Tue Jun 23, 2015 11:42 pm
Forum: Virtualization
Topic: port forward to metarouter
Replies: 4
Views: 2082

port forward to metarouter

Ok so I setup ddwrt on a meta router. I can get to the ssh local over the tik through putty so i am good to that point. However i can not get to ssh when coming in remotely. I tired port forwarding and even chaging the ssh port in case 22 was still be caught through the miktoiks interface but no goo...
by electravis
Wed Jun 10, 2015 11:08 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Hotspot login/redirect page without internet
Replies: 27
Views: 14142

Re: Hotspot login/redirect page without internet

The one thing I found that was missing was adding a ttl for the static DNS. If you do not add one it will set it to 1 day which when your hotspot comes back online will mess you up.
by electravis
Wed Jun 10, 2015 10:51 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Hotspot redirection
Replies: 1
Views: 384

Re: Hotspot redirection

Figured it out there was another post i found http://forum.mikrotik.com/viewtopic.php?t=86552 i also added to that one to be sure to add ttl if you leave it at 1 day can really mess you up.
by electravis
Wed Jun 10, 2015 4:21 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Hotspot redirection
Replies: 1
Views: 384

Hotspot redirection

I am trying to do the following

When the internet is offline have them user redirect to an internal page on the mikrotik. My problem is it will only work when there is a internet connection. It gets hung up on resoling the users original url.
Any help
Thank
by electravis
Fri May 08, 2015 9:22 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Disable status page
Replies: 1
Views: 610

Disable status page

How can I disable the open status page? I do not want this window to appear?
by electravis
Mon Apr 27, 2015 8:42 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Firewall rule
Replies: 8
Views: 1152

Re: Firewall rule

So I tried /ip firewall address-list

add address=1.1.1.1 list=Trusted
add address=1.1.1.2 list=Trusted
add address=1.1.1.3 list=Trusted

/ip firewall filter
add chain=input src-address-list=Trusted

And i still can get in from any ip address

Is there a block rule i need to do as well?
by electravis
Mon Apr 27, 2015 7:43 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Looking for contractor
Replies: 2
Views: 583

Looking for contractor

I am looking for a Mikrotik contractor with Radius and Linux experience. We need help setting up a radius server database which guest users can authenticate to. Really need them to be in the eastern time zone but definitely in the U.S.

I can go into more detail if any one replies.
by electravis
Fri Apr 24, 2015 9:19 pm
Forum: General
Topic: HotSpot over VPN
Replies: 3
Views: 1573

HotSpot over VPN

So want to see if anyone has any thoughts or ideas on the following: I want to have aps out in the filed connected to an ISP either by themseleves or behind a router that I have no control over. I then want them to VPN tunnel back to my hotspot gateway to be able to authenticate. After they authenti...
by electravis
Fri Apr 24, 2015 6:29 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Firewall rule
Replies: 8
Views: 1152

Firewall rule

I want to create a firewall rule that only allows certain external IP addresses to get to my firewall. The ips would not be in any range so I am not sure how to enter that into my src:address

Thanks
by electravis
Mon Mar 30, 2015 6:24 pm
Forum: General
Topic: RouterBoard settings not taking
Replies: 2
Views: 570

Re: RouterBoard settings not taking

Yes the reset works from the command line. The reset button finally worked after holding the button in turn power off leaving the reset button pushed in applying power and waiting for it to double beep finally reset consistently.
by electravis
Mon Mar 30, 2015 4:32 pm
Forum: General
Topic: multi hotspot authentication not working
Replies: 0
Views: 336

multi hotspot authentication not working

Ok so i have two hotspots setup on my Gateway with different ip ranges. My problem is if I connect to one hotspot and login. I then connect to the other hotspot and shoul dbe directed to a different login page. However it still sees me as logged in from the first hotspot and automatically lets me ba...
by electravis
Mon Mar 23, 2015 7:02 pm
Forum: General
Topic: RouterBoard settings not taking
Replies: 2
Views: 570

RouterBoard settings not taking

I am trying to reset my router board with the reset button. Which currently is not working. I go into system/routerboard/settings. I then change it to enable reset. The setting will not take. I just reboot it without a reset and the option set back to no also tried changing boot delay and it will no...
by electravis
Mon Mar 23, 2015 6:12 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Reset button
Replies: 7
Views: 978

Re: Reset button

Finally got it to take. I think the issue was I was using an RSC from a master router cfg trying to load it on this other router. Once I manually loaded the rsc then saved it off again from this router. i was then able to get it to take the rsc file and work.
by electravis
Mon Mar 23, 2015 4:43 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Reset button
Replies: 7
Views: 978

Re: Reset button

Hello Normis I did it the way you said. I doubled checked my rsc file and there are values in it. I open netinstall get the routerboard to show up in there. I start off with everything unchecked. I check Configure script and select my rsc file. I click install wont work unitl I select a package. I s...
by electravis
Mon Mar 23, 2015 4:34 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Reset button
Replies: 7
Views: 978

Re: Reset button

So I got to the point where the boards makes its sucess sound for several minutes. However after reboot. The rsc cfg is not on the mikrotik.
by electravis
Mon Mar 23, 2015 4:09 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Reset button
Replies: 7
Views: 978

Re: Reset button

So I got my rsc file I just cant figure out how to tell it to load it n the netinstall program. I went through the instructions but could not find anything.

Thanks
by electravis
Mon Mar 23, 2015 3:03 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Reset button
Replies: 7
Views: 978

Reset button

Is there anyway that when you hit the reset button you can have the routerboard default back to some previous setting you want vs all the way back to factory default?
by electravis
Mon Mar 23, 2015 3:01 pm
Forum: Wireless Networking
Topic: WiFi through put
Replies: 7
Views: 1355

Re: WiFi through put

Through put has been tested on both TCP and UDP. Now I finally found a laptop that would get me the speed I would expect. I have no idea why it works and the others don't other then just something with the WiFI card setting that is not obvious to me.

Thanks
by electravis
Wed Mar 18, 2015 10:18 pm
Forum: General
Topic: User profile Queues
Replies: 0
Views: 356

User profile Queues

Ok so I have two users and user profiles setup. Each user could have 1000++ people logged in as it. I need to setup two different queues for the two user profiles. What i dont want is each user to create a temp simple queue. As I can have 2000++ queues and from past experience with more then 10 queu...
by electravis
Wed Mar 18, 2015 10:12 pm
Forum: Wireless Networking
Topic: WiFi through put
Replies: 7
Views: 1355

Re: WiFi through put

it is internal using btest to a mikrotik switch
by electravis
Wed Mar 18, 2015 4:55 pm
Forum: Wireless Networking
Topic: WiFi through put
Replies: 7
Views: 1355

Re: WiFi through put

No the upload and download tests are done independently.
by electravis
Wed Mar 18, 2015 4:15 pm
Forum: Scripting
Topic: script to add Ip address
Replies: 20
Views: 3386

Re: script to add Ip address

here is the firewall filter rule

chain=forward action=drop dst-address-list=external-ip
out-interface=ether1 log=no log-prefix=""

hope that helps
by electravis
Tue Mar 17, 2015 11:22 pm
Forum: Wireless Networking
Topic: WiFi through put
Replies: 7
Views: 1355

WiFi through put

So I may have a very basic question but cant find an answer. We will just use 802.11N for this and the test was done with 3 different types of access point models and 3 different computers. So I connect up to the AP at 150 meg. With this speed I would expect in a clean environment to get 75x75 meg c...
by electravis
Wed Mar 11, 2015 5:12 pm
Forum: Scripting
Topic: script to add Ip address
Replies: 20
Views: 3386

Re: script to add Ip address

got it working here is my script if anyone wants # Set needed variables :global extinterface "ether1" :global ExtIpListName "external-ip" :global extgw "" :global extip "" :global oldextip "" # Grab the current IP address on that interface. :local extip2 [/ip route get [/ip route find gateway=ether1...
by electravis
Wed Mar 11, 2015 3:15 pm
Forum: Scripting
Topic: script to add Ip address
Replies: 20
Views: 3386

Re: script to add Ip address

Ok i have it almost up and running. I just not sure how to get this portion to work correctly not sure what brackets to use for the /24

/ip firewall address-list add list=$ExtIpListName address=$extip/24
by electravis
Tue Mar 10, 2015 6:49 pm
Forum: Scripting
Topic: script to add Ip address
Replies: 20
Views: 3386

Re: script to add Ip address

Ok so it looks like its only garbing the first number of the network address. it will grab the entire number of the ip address. i have updated all router fw and os in case but still same issue any thoughts?
by electravis
Tue Mar 10, 2015 6:36 pm
Forum: Scripting
Topic: script to add Ip address
Replies: 20
Views: 3386

Re: script to add Ip address

Thanks again do you or anyone have an idea why I am not pulling the network address? I used the value network but does not work.

Thaks
by electravis
Tue Mar 10, 2015 4:52 pm
Forum: Scripting
Topic: script to add Ip address
Replies: 20
Views: 3386

Re: script to add Ip address

Thats exactly what I am trying to do. With your code below however if someone plugs this into a network with a lan range of some thing that is not to the standard then there would be a problem with the rule. lets pretend thats the only problem. This is why i would want it to check there network addr...
by electravis
Tue Mar 10, 2015 4:15 pm
Forum: Scripting
Topic: script to add Ip address
Replies: 20
Views: 3386

Re: script to add Ip address

This would be for several tiks that may show up anywhere on anyone's network anywhere. I think I may have the begins of what I need but a little help this code looks like it will give me what I want but I cant get it to give me the network address. I can only get it to give me the ip address I have ...
by electravis
Mon Mar 09, 2015 8:43 pm
Forum: Scripting
Topic: script to add Ip address
Replies: 20
Views: 3386

Re: script to add Ip address

Ok so still no go. This is what I want to try and do. I have a mikrotik that sits behind a simple dlink network with servers and such. Without any of the firewall drop rules if I type in the IP of one of my servers on the dlink i can get to it from behind the tik which is what I do not want to be ab...
by electravis
Mon Mar 09, 2015 7:33 pm
Forum: Scripting
Topic: script to add Ip address
Replies: 20
Views: 3386

Re: script to add Ip address

If i do ""e.g. drop all packets coming from the WAN interface that target the router itself (i.e. all "input" packets), and drop all packets from the WAN interface that target an IP in the local network."" Then I also lose all internet traffic unless I did it wrong. I just added In. Interface ether ...
by electravis
Mon Mar 09, 2015 6:40 pm
Forum: Scripting
Topic: script to add Ip address
Replies: 20
Views: 3386

script to add Ip address

Ok so here is what I hope to do in a script. 1. My wan pulls a dhcp address say 192.168.1.50. 2. I want to then add a rule in my firewall based on this ip. So that it ass a rule that it drops all packets from dst address 192.168.1.0/24 Then say it moves to a new location and pulls another address 19...
by electravis
Thu Mar 05, 2015 9:48 pm
Forum: General
Topic: PCQ Errors and Dropped Packets
Replies: 0
Views: 376

PCQ Errors and Dropped Packets

I have been getting complaints from my client about speed issues. There are typical over 1000 active users that I share the BW across 3 100x10 modems. I have very basic PCQ in place which I am sure is no longer enough for this growing customer. I have noticed huge amounts of dropped packets in the Q...
by electravis
Wed Feb 25, 2015 5:18 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Google analytis walled garden not working
Replies: 5
Views: 1510

Re: Google analytis walled garden not working

Ok just wanted to post in case anyone else ever has the problem.
I added http://www.gstatic.com/ to Walled Garden IP List
I then removed www.google-analytics.com from Walled Garden IP List and placed it into the Walled Garden.
by electravis
Tue Feb 24, 2015 11:08 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Google analytis walled garden not working
Replies: 5
Views: 1510

Re: Google analytis walled garden not working

Yes I have wire sharked the connection and cant see anything to add to the walled garden. I have also added http://www.gstatic.com/generate_204 to the walled garden but still have issues. As I said as soon as I disable this url www.google-analytics.com in my walled garden I have no problems connecti...
by electravis
Fri Feb 20, 2015 7:42 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Google analytis walled garden not working
Replies: 5
Views: 1510

Google analytis walled garden not working

Ok so I have found this very odd issue not sure if anyone can help. On our hotspots we run Google analytic code for the login page for various reasons. This means I have to add two items into my walled garden for it to work www.google-analytics.com and ssl.google-analytics.com. Everything has been w...
by electravis
Tue Dec 23, 2014 10:20 pm
Forum: Scripting
Topic: Mikrotik API and VPN not working
Replies: 3
Views: 1154

Re: Mikrotik API and VPN not working

Thanks that was it I had missed a line in my php that refrened ip server varibales. Once I changed that to my vpn address it worked like a champ.
by electravis
Mon Dec 22, 2014 9:44 pm
Forum: Scripting
Topic: Mikrotik API and VPN not working
Replies: 3
Views: 1154

Mikrotik API and VPN not working

So I have several Mikrotik routers in the field that then VPN back to a mikrotik. My problem is the API always wants to be run on the VPN mikrotkik and not the Mikrotik in the field. The only way I can get it to work is to port forward the API port to the mikrotiks in the field. This will not work o...
by electravis
Mon Dec 22, 2014 9:43 pm
Forum: Forwarding Protocols
Topic: Mikrotik API not working through mikrotik VPN
Replies: 0
Views: 553

Mikrotik API not working through mikrotik VPN

So I have several Mikrotik routers in the field that then VPN back to a mikrotik. My problem is the API always wants to be run on the VPN mikrotkik and not the Mikrotik in the field. The only way I can get it to work is to port forward the API port to the mikrotiks in the field. This will not work o...
by electravis
Wed Nov 12, 2014 10:43 pm
Forum: RouterBOARD hardware
Topic: R11e-5Hacd not working with RB912
Replies: 3
Views: 1036

Re: R11e-5Hacd not working with RB912

so simple thank you it worked
by electravis
Wed Nov 12, 2014 9:56 pm
Forum: RouterBOARD hardware
Topic: R11e-5Hacd not working with RB912
Replies: 3
Views: 1036

R11e-5Hacd not working with RB912

I just purchased two of your new R11e-5Hacd radios and plugged them into my RB912UAG-2HPnD and the RB912 does not see this board it will see other boards I plug in. I have tried both updating the router os and router firmware but still will not see the new board.
by electravis
Mon Nov 03, 2014 11:20 pm
Forum: Scripting
Topic: API behind a router
Replies: 3
Views: 928

Re: API behind a router

Ok since I already had this remote routers vpn back to a office mikrotik. I put a test webserver in the vpn mix. I stillhave the same problem though. For my API code to work I have to port forward the API port down to my vpn IP address. My guess is my VPN server mikrotik is doing something with the ...
by electravis
Wed Oct 29, 2014 7:52 pm
Forum: Scripting
Topic: API behind a router
Replies: 3
Views: 928

API behind a router

So I have some APIs in php that create my users with what ever they enter for a user name and room number. This all runs off of my linux server and runs well as long as the mikrotik is the head end router. As soon as I put it behind another router I have to port forward the api port down to this mik...
by electravis
Tue Jul 08, 2014 6:00 am
Forum: General
Topic: limit user connections
Replies: 0
Views: 483

limit user connections

I have several hotspots that recently CPU has hit 100% due to users using 100++ open connection in my firewall. If I put the user in bypass or they auhenticate then whatever it was that was trying to get out gets out and all is well again. Most of these seem to be weather aps and facebook games that...
by electravis
Fri Jun 20, 2014 10:29 pm
Forum: Scripting
Topic: count from in the API
Replies: 1
Views: 747

count from in the API

I am trying to see if there is some way to run the following from an api

ip hotspot active>> print where idle-time < 00:03:00

Whatever I try I get invalid sytax errors

thanks
by electravis
Thu Jun 12, 2014 7:11 pm
Forum: General
Topic: SNTP issues
Replies: 2
Views: 679

SNTP issues

So I came across this interesting problem the other day. I have SIP phones running at my office. In there cfg file where they are supposed to get the SNTP addreess. Sometime ago i noticed the time no longer correct. After much frustration I found the phones were pulling the SNTP address off the mikr...
by electravis
Wed May 28, 2014 11:46 pm
Forum: The User Manager
Topic: User Manager Problem
Replies: 21
Views: 11215

Re: User Manager Problem

So I have been trying to get User manager with hotspot working for sometime. Mikrotik support got a little further but I am still having great difficulties. I am trying to run both user manager and radius server on the same box. With a paid for solution. My first problem is even if i create a test u...
by electravis
Tue May 20, 2014 5:23 am
Forum: The User Manager
Topic: payment integration - signup.html missing
Replies: 6
Views: 2140

Re: payment integration - signup.html missing

Anyone have any help. I too have this same issue everything works great but cant get my payment options to show up.
by electravis
Fri May 16, 2014 5:51 pm
Forum: The User Manager
Topic: User Manager alternative
Replies: 16
Views: 8748

Re: User Manager alternative

I am going to try and use this software. Accessmanager.in I just want to make sure the following before I create a test server.

1. Can a user create there own user name and password to login with.
2. Is there a pay for use option and if so what else do I need to set it up?

Thanks
by electravis
Mon Mar 17, 2014 4:37 pm
Forum: General
Topic: User Manager package and paid for use
Replies: 1
Views: 599

Re: User Manager package and paid for use

Anyone ???
by electravis
Fri Mar 07, 2014 10:35 pm
Forum: General
Topic: User Manager package and paid for use
Replies: 1
Views: 599

User Manager package and paid for use

Ok so I am trying to setup my mikrotik to be able to take payments right now I guess paypal would be the simplest and go from there. I have my Radius all setup and working I can have a test user and login with him. However I want to have a login page come up and give the user an option to pay for us...
by electravis
Fri Jan 03, 2014 7:30 pm
Forum: General
Topic: CPU MAXING OUT
Replies: 2
Views: 798

Re: CPU MAXING OUT

Well we are pulling apart the configs 1x1 so far for the DNS cpu maxing out we somehow had proxy-arp enabled on the hotspot we set it back to arp and that one is now working fine. When we figure out the L7 i will post back thanks.
by electravis
Thu Jan 02, 2014 4:08 pm
Forum: The User Manager
Topic: Memory Leak Router OS 6.7
Replies: 12
Views: 4063

Re: Memory Leak Router OS 6.7

I dont want to sound stupid but how is this going to help me. What am I looking for?

Thanks
by electravis
Tue Dec 31, 2013 5:27 am
Forum: The User Manager
Topic: Memory Leak Router OS 6.7
Replies: 12
Views: 4063

Re: Memory Leak Router OS 6.7

I have sent several emails to support now and have had noting back.... I have over 2000 thousand aps in the field all with potential problem... I have still not heard anything and am still having my aps reboot because of the following error dec/27/2013 01:25:58 system,error,critical System rebooted ...
by electravis
Fri Dec 27, 2013 4:21 pm
Forum: General
Topic: CPU MAXING OUT
Replies: 2
Views: 798

CPU MAXING OUT

So I have probably about 150 mikrotiks gateway in the field. They all run great however every so often one or two like to max there cpu out. I have no idea why this would happen or where to look for this specific issue as it only seems to happen on certain GW and there configs look the same as the r...
by electravis
Fri Nov 22, 2013 4:40 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Web proxy maxxing cpu
Replies: 3
Views: 692

Re: Web proxy maxxing cpu

I figured it out at some point we had checked under user profile transparent proxy not sure why we did that. As soon as I unchecked it the web proxy went back down to nothing.
by electravis
Wed Nov 20, 2013 11:48 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Router/bridge/vlan
Replies: 0
Views: 320

Router/bridge/vlan

Ok so here is what I am trying to figure out. I have two tags 10 and 20 coming into my 450G ports 2-5 are currently bridged and each tag goes to a separate hotspot on the 450G. All is well. Now I want to do the following. Still have tag10 traffic go to my hotspot say ports 2-4 bridged. Then i want t...
by electravis
Wed Nov 20, 2013 11:32 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Web proxy maxxing cpu
Replies: 3
Views: 692

Re: Web proxy maxxing cpu

We have a hotspot running. The guest gets redirect to our login page to login. If I watch my cpu I see web proxy going up. However I do not have web proxy turned on. The only proxy is for the web redirection after authentincting they should not do any proxy anymore but they still do. If i turn my ho...
by electravis
Tue Nov 12, 2013 4:15 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Web proxy maxxing cpu
Replies: 3
Views: 692

Web proxy maxxing cpu

Ok so to be able to do web redirection webproxy must be running? However even after authenticating all traffic is still going through the web proxy which is then killing my cpu for 150++ authenticated users. Is there anyway to get around this?
by electravis
Wed Nov 06, 2013 11:33 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Send DHCP request over VPN
Replies: 6
Views: 2563

Re: Send DHCP request over VPN

Thanks for the info this will be very helpful but what if I want to have the remote side B pull dhcp from side A and see computers on side A IP range 100.0? Can I set up two pools 192.168.100.0 - 126 and 192.168.100.127-255? Also under the relay what would I put for the interface the tunnel? Thanks ...
by electravis
Thu Oct 31, 2013 5:11 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Send DHCP request over VPN
Replies: 6
Views: 2563

Send DHCP request over VPN

I am trying to figure out how to setup and send DHCP requests over a VPN connection and what VPN connection to use. All i want to do is have my remote office mikrotik router vpn to my main office and then any computers that plug into my remote office router pull an IP address from my main office rou...
by electravis
Tue Oct 29, 2013 11:18 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Graphs
Replies: 0
Views: 267

Graphs

Not sure where to post this so I will start here. I am trying to find a way if I can grab the live data graph from the web interface under /webfig/#Interfaces.Interface1 at the bottom of this page is a real time graph. That I want to place on a different webpage? Anyone??


Thanks
by electravis
Thu Oct 17, 2013 5:20 pm
Forum: Wireless Networking
Topic: registered to other device in network
Replies: 4
Views: 2515

registered to other device in network

I am trying to find out what the message disconnected, registered to other device in network means?

Thanks
by electravis
Mon Jun 17, 2013 7:22 pm
Forum: The Dude
Topic: CPU usage on mikrotik
Replies: 0
Views: 877

CPU usage on mikrotik

I am trying to get the CPU function to work on the dude. The dude is insatlled on the mikrotik GW. My problem is it will not register the cpu load at all and generate error I have used the default settings to no avail Type: Function Agent: default Available:if(cpu_usage()>0, 1, -1) Error:if(cpu_usag...
by electravis
Fri Jun 14, 2013 7:43 pm
Forum: The Dude
Topic: The Dudue CPU Probe not working
Replies: 1
Views: 1547

The Dudue CPU Probe not working

I am trying to setup the Dude to send an email when the cpu process gets over 80% however I can not even get the dude to say my cpu probe is online. Any help?/ This is running on a RB 493G

thanks
by electravis
Wed Jun 12, 2013 7:20 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Email notification when CPU hits certain percent
Replies: 5
Views: 1091

Re: Email notification when CPU hits certain percent

Yes if I can have a script that sends me an email when cpu hit over 80% and what that percent is would be great.
by electravis
Wed Jun 05, 2013 4:08 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Email notification when CPU hits certain percent
Replies: 5
Views: 1091

Email notification when CPU hits certain percent

Is there a way to have the mikrotik send out an email when the CPU load hits a certain percent?
by electravis
Wed May 22, 2013 10:10 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Load balancing with a hotspot lots of problems
Replies: 8
Views: 1020

Re: Load balancing with a hotspot lots of problems

Thanks for all your help!!!!!
by electravis
Wed May 22, 2013 8:25 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Load balancing with a hotspot lots of problems
Replies: 8
Views: 1020

Re: Load balancing with a hotspot lots of problems

Thanks I had been playing around with it and just set dst-address-type to be off and started to work for me. Is there a reason to put dst-address-type=!local or can I just leave it not set?

Thanks again for all your help
by electravis
Wed May 22, 2013 4:52 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Load balancing with a hotspot lots of problems
Replies: 8
Views: 1020

Re: Load balancing with a hotspot lots of problems

For this testing I tried to make it as easy as possible so I only have one mangle rule: 0 chain=prerouting action=mark-routing new-routing-mark=11.5 passthrough=yes src-address=192.168.11.5 dst-address-type="" hotspot=auth in-interface=Hotspot_BR Here are all my nat rules Flags: X - disabled, I - in...
by electravis
Tue May 21, 2013 12:22 am
Forum: General
Topic: Load balancing with a hotspot lots of problems
Replies: 8
Views: 1020

Re: Load balancing with a hotspot lots of problems

Unfortunately this still did not work any more thoughts? I also tried moving the rule you gave me both to the top and the bottom and in between my other nat rules.

Thanks
by electravis
Mon May 20, 2013 7:11 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Load balancing with a hotspot lots of problems
Replies: 8
Views: 1020

Load balancing with a hotspot lots of problems

I have been trying to do load balancing with a hotpsot for sometime now. Each time i come up with a new way it looks to work but then everything eventually goes out the default route. My latest and simplest attempt is to send a set range of IP out WAN1 and the other set out WAN2. This works fine unt...
by electravis
Mon May 06, 2013 9:09 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Send some ip out 1 wan and others out another wan
Replies: 0
Views: 388

Send some ip out 1 wan and others out another wan

I want to be able to set a certain range of DHCP IPS to go out ISP1 and a second set of DHCP addresses to go out ISP2. Any thoughts.
by electravis
Wed Apr 03, 2013 5:18 pm
Forum: Wireless Networking
Topic: Wireless Siganl stops working
Replies: 1
Views: 491

Wireless Siganl stops working

We have an environment using about 50 of the RB711-2hnd with outdoor 16 dbi arc wireless antennas. We have the radios turned down to 300 MW and spread out on channel 1,4,8,11 to minimize cross talk. The aps will seem to run fine for some time. Then all of a sudden people are connected to the aps get...
by electravis
Fri Mar 08, 2013 11:39 pm
Forum: Forwarding Protocols
Topic: VPN connection behind router
Replies: 0
Views: 665

VPN connection behind router

Ok so I have been at this for a bit playing with routes and no luck. I have a cisco router as my head end. I then want to connect a mikrotik behind the cisco on the lan side pulling a dhcp 192.168.3.x and connect up to my mikrotik vpn server at my office internal range 192.168.0.x. This part is done...
by electravis
Mon Mar 04, 2013 8:15 pm
Forum: Wireless Networking
Topic: Wireless settings please help
Replies: 0
Views: 394

Wireless settings please help

I have been trying to determine the best settings for the wireless. For the most part all the default settings seems to usually work well. However every so often they do not excellent signal and ccq put throughput just sucks. If I put a different ap in the area such as a rucks ap the problems go awa...
by electravis
Thu Jan 31, 2013 5:41 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Alert Time Pop Up
Replies: 1
Views: 355

Re: Alert Time Pop Up

Anybody??
by electravis
Mon Jan 28, 2013 9:39 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Alert Time Pop Up
Replies: 1
Views: 355

Alert Time Pop Up

How can i configure the hotspot to ALERT users once their uptime limit is below 5minutes? and an option for them to recharge or add additional credit unit to the existing one before the hotspot log them Out.
by electravis
Mon Jan 28, 2013 5:10 pm
Forum: Wireless Networking
Topic: Wireless signal issues
Replies: 4
Views: 1990

Re: Wireless signal issues

What more info are you looking for? here is a detail print of my wireless settings R name="wlan1" mtu=1500 mac-address=D4:CA:6D:56:EC:76 arp=enabled disable-running-check=no interface-type=Atheros 11N radio-name="D4CA6D56EC76" mode=ap-bridge ssid="HOTAIR" area="" frequency-mode=manual-txpower countr...
by electravis
Thu Jan 24, 2013 7:06 pm
Forum: Wireless Networking
Topic: Wireless signal issues
Replies: 4
Views: 1990

Wireless signal issues

I have 4 high gain antenna on a pole. They are on channels 2,4,7 and 11. The snr from clients looks great 40+ snr the ccq looks great 80 or more. However the throughput sucks. I get TX at 54mbps and RX at 1mbps every so often it will jump up to 5 or 6 mbps and the user can browse for a few minutes t...
by electravis
Thu Jan 24, 2013 6:54 pm
Forum: Forwarding Protocols
Topic: Outgoing net not working
Replies: 2
Views: 844

Re: Outgoing net not working

i had found out what the issue was my entire 14 range was masquerade before the masquerade rule of 14.100 once I moved the 14.100 rule above the 14 range rule everything worked.
by electravis
Fri Jan 18, 2013 1:51 am
Forum: Forwarding Protocols
Topic: Outgoing net not working
Replies: 2
Views: 844

Outgoing net not working

I have tried setting up NAT per the mikrotik user guide however I have the following problem: I can get to my device externally with the natted address. However from internal to external it is still picking up the mikrotik wan address .230 and not the spare ip address .227 I have used the following ...
by electravis
Tue Dec 18, 2012 8:00 pm
Forum: General
Topic: How to pass traffic throuhg vpn
Replies: 2
Views: 610

Re: How to pass traffic throuhg vpn

Thanks got it working
by electravis
Tue Dec 18, 2012 6:40 pm
Forum: General
Topic: How to pass traffic throuhg vpn
Replies: 2
Views: 610

How to pass traffic throuhg vpn

Ok so I have a simple vpn up and running between two Mikrotiks. They can ping each other and I can get to the remote winbox interface on the internal vpn address. Now what I am trying to do is be able to access the web interface of my APs over this VPN. They are all on ip range 192.168.10.0/24 how d...
by electravis
Thu Nov 29, 2012 5:06 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Pass webfig username and password
Replies: 1
Views: 1286

Pass webfig username and password

Is there a parameter I can use to pass the user name and password through webfig to do auto ogin so to speak?
by electravis
Thu Nov 29, 2012 5:00 pm
Forum: General
Topic: How to add remove columns in webfig
Replies: 1
Views: 791

How to add remove columns in webfig

I am trying to figure out how to show more columns or remove columns in webfig?

Thanks
by electravis
Thu Nov 29, 2012 4:25 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Mikrotik Graphs
Replies: 1
Views: 465

Mikrotik Graphs

I am trying to see if there is anyway to password protect the graphs on a mikrotik?
by electravis
Mon Oct 29, 2012 7:32 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Router os radius sever
Replies: 1
Views: 580

Router os radius sever

I am trying to find out if you can use router os as a radius server? I have seen artciles online refrence to it but when I search the forums I see nothing. Can anyone shed some light?
by electravis
Fri Oct 26, 2012 8:21 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Static Nat Mapping with failover
Replies: 12
Views: 1640

Re: Static Nat Mapping with failover

No I dont disable on fail over because then check gateway would not work or am I worng in that thought? I tested again and this time the failover took about 2 minutes to work all the way I wanted it to. Then next test took 10 min. I have tried disabling ether 1 and rebooting but wouldnt go either. F...
by electravis
Fri Oct 26, 2012 4:55 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Static Nat Mapping with failover
Replies: 12
Views: 1640

Re: Static Nat Mapping with failover

Feklar any thoughts to my above question?

Thanks
by electravis
Thu Oct 25, 2012 10:49 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Static Nat Mapping with failover
Replies: 12
Views: 1640

Re: Static Nat Mapping with failover

Just to let you know .157 just started to respond.
by electravis
Thu Oct 25, 2012 10:44 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Static Nat Mapping with failover
Replies: 12
Views: 1640

Re: Static Nat Mapping with failover

Ok got that part working. Now my only issue is after the main wan connections fails the second back IP address .157 losses it remote access. Usually it take a minute or two before it comes back however now it does not look like it wants to respond anymore. I can still surf out from the address i jus...
by electravis
Thu Oct 25, 2012 8:30 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Static Nat Mapping with failover
Replies: 12
Views: 1640

Re: Static Nat Mapping with failover

Ok the last issue I have when I fail my main isp connection port one. The backup connection comes right up on both IPS however the Ip I am forwarding over to the internal dlink will not allow internet traffic to go out unitll I disable the nat forwarding rule for the dlink when it is going through m...
by electravis
Tue Oct 23, 2012 6:41 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Static Nat Mapping with failover
Replies: 12
Views: 1640

Re: Static Nat Mapping with failover

Any thoughts on the above
by electravis
Mon Oct 22, 2012 11:48 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Static Nat Mapping with failover
Replies: 12
Views: 1640

Re: Static Nat Mapping with failover

Ok so i thought I got it However it just fixxed the main failover portion. I still can not get failover with staict mapping to other devices behind my mikrotik to work below are the details you asked for. [admin@MikroTik] > ip address print detail Flags: X - disabled, I - invalid, D - dynamic 0 ;;; ...
by electravis
Mon Oct 22, 2012 10:34 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Static Nat Mapping with failover
Replies: 12
Views: 1640

Re: Static Nat Mapping with failover

In my testing I had turned off one of my input routing marks turned on and working fine... [admin@MikroTik] /ip firewall mangle> print detail Flags: X - disabled, I - invalid, D - dynamic 4 chain=input action=mark-connection new-connection-mark=wlan1_conn passthrough=yes in-interface=ether1 5 chain=...
by electravis
Mon Oct 22, 2012 7:22 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Static Nat Mapping with failover
Replies: 12
Views: 1640

Static Nat Mapping with failover

Here is what I am trying to do. Two ISPs 192.168.10.x and 192.168.14.x I want to setup failover which I have done and is working. Now I want to have other devices behind my Mikrotik that get other static IPs in my range. So if I have a dlink behind my mikrotik at 192.168.0.50 i want to set it to NAT...
by electravis
Thu Oct 11, 2012 11:42 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Mikrotik VPN Connection
Replies: 1
Views: 484

Mikrotik VPN Connection

What I am tring to do is have a vpn connection. Mikrotik VPN server with 50++ mikrotik routers as vpn clients connecting up to the server. I have everything working the way I want expect for one thing. I would like to be able to bring up winbox and see all the Mikrotik vpn clients. My other attempt ...
by electravis
Tue Oct 09, 2012 9:16 pm
Forum: General
Topic: web-proxy maxxing running high usage
Replies: 1
Views: 769

Re: web-proxy maxxing running high usage

Just in case anyone was wondering we had to upgrade to rb 1100ahx2 in order to have enough memory.
by electravis
Thu Oct 04, 2012 4:58 pm
Forum: Forwarding Protocols
Topic: VPN Mikrotik to have irtual port pull dhcp
Replies: 0
Views: 583

VPN Mikrotik to have irtual port pull dhcp

Ok following this arcticle I have my vpn up and running http://wiki.mikrotik.com/wiki/VPN_(any_type)_between_2_Mikrotik_routers_and_no_static_IP_addresses However I want to be able to open winbox up connected to my Server MT and be able to see all my Client MT show up. I have tried a few things but ...
by electravis
Fri Sep 28, 2012 6:05 pm
Forum: RouterBOARD hardware
Topic: Mikrotik plastic ethernet ports
Replies: 19
Views: 1894

Re: Mikrotik plastic ethernet ports

I would have to say no. Out of every ten one simply falls off on me. Some have even broken during shipment. On the other had the cat 5 connector does seat much better in these then the metal ones.
by electravis
Mon Aug 20, 2012 6:00 pm
Forum: Wireless Networking
Topic: WDS link pulling an ip address
Replies: 1
Views: 479

WDS link pulling an ip address

I am trying to wds two mikrotiks togther and the wds link is getting assigned its own static IP address any reason why.
by electravis
Fri Jul 13, 2012 11:25 pm
Forum: Wireless Networking
Topic: Rate Selection
Replies: 1
Views: 865

Rate Selection

For sometime i have been battling poor CCQ nad TX rate. RX always seemed to work. It was to the point that an engenius access point was working better then my mikrotik AP. Today i went through the mikrotik and all of a sudden I changed Rate Selection from Legacy to advanced and bam all my number wen...
by electravis
Mon Jul 09, 2012 6:05 pm
Forum: Wireless Networking
Topic: Wireless table meanings and values
Replies: 2
Views: 589

Re: Wireless table meanings and values

I think I got the just of it but what would be the best worst numbers to see? Before link becomes unusable?
by electravis
Thu Jul 05, 2012 11:21 pm
Forum: Wireless Networking
Topic: Wireless table meanings and values
Replies: 2
Views: 589

Wireless table meanings and values

I have some hopefully simple questions using mikrotik rb711 and an 802.11 b/g/n access point. When I look at the registration table some numbers do not make sense and or what is a good value range? TX/RX Signal shows 0/-74 why do I see a 0 for TX on my rb4ll I just see -73? TX/RX CCQ is this even wo...
by electravis
Fri Jun 01, 2012 4:03 pm
Forum: General
Topic: web-proxy maxxing running high usage
Replies: 1
Views: 769

web-proxy maxxing running high usage

Today I noticed my cpu on mikrotik RB493G running at about 100%. I went into the profile and noticed the web-proxy running at around 40%. Currently I have about 100 people logged in and 500 in the host list. This is not out of the ordinary for this location but this is the first time I have seen my ...
by electravis
Tue May 22, 2012 10:37 pm
Forum: Wireless Networking
Topic: Trying to understand and setup a wireless backhaul
Replies: 3
Views: 1011

Trying to understand and setup a wireless backhaul

I have been looking through the forums trying to find out how to setup a dedicated backhaul link that will give me at least 100/100 such as the sxt 5-Hnd. I am using 2 router boards 433 with 5.8 FW. Wireless card I am using R52Hn but have tried others as well. Here is what I have tried and results N...
by electravis
Mon May 07, 2012 7:29 pm
Forum: Wireless Networking
Topic: Wireless N only showing 65 mbps
Replies: 2
Views: 3085

Wireless N only showing 65 mbps

I assume I am missing soemthing. I have a wireless N card with both antennas connected and the following setting for HT but I am only showing 65 mbps any thoughts? ht-ampdu-priorities=0 ht-guard-interval=any ht-supported-mcs=mcs-0,mcs-1,mcs-2,mcs-3,mcs-4,mcs-5,mcs-6,mcs-7,mcs-8,mcs- 9,mcs-10,mcs-11,...
by electravis
Sat May 05, 2012 5:48 am
Forum: Wireless Networking
Topic: wireless problems to much interferance?
Replies: 0
Views: 633

wireless problems to much interferance?

At our location we have 6 Mk aps broadcasting. As long as we have a small group of people the wireless works fine. As soon as a large number of people come in 200++ all with wireless phones, computers tablets everything goes down hill. I know the connection is fine. If I hook hardline up to the netw...
by electravis
Fri Apr 13, 2012 7:59 pm
Forum: Wireless Networking
Topic: Simple wireless car question
Replies: 1
Views: 555

Simple wireless car question

i am thinking of getting the RB711-u 1 watt radio. What would happen if I trun the radio down to 200mw is there any ramification in doing this does the radio not preform as well. Maybe not as tuned into the lower mw signal?

Thanks
by electravis
Tue Apr 10, 2012 11:46 pm
Forum: General
Topic: PCC load balance unable to remote connect to gateway
Replies: 1
Views: 544

Re: PCC load balance unable to remote connect to gateway

I finally got it to work. I have attahced a word doc on what i had to do in order to get all the functioanlty I wanted.
by electravis
Tue Apr 10, 2012 11:42 pm
Forum: General
Topic: VPN Tunnel connection
Replies: 3
Views: 1124

Re: VPN Tunnel connection

I actually got it working sort of. If i have both mikrotiks on the same network. IE my test network. They connect to each other and everything looks good. As soon as I try to move it out to my production envirnment it all fails. The setup is as follows. I have my PPTP mikrotik server on its own exte...
by electravis
Tue Apr 10, 2012 4:15 pm
Forum: General
Topic: VPN Tunnel connection
Replies: 3
Views: 1124

VPN Tunnel connection

here is what I am trying to do. I want to have two mikrotik routers set up one at my office the other at a remote location. I want to be able to connect the two routers through some type of tunnel connection. I want all internet traffic at the remote site to go out the remote isp address. The only t...
by electravis
Fri Apr 06, 2012 5:28 am
Forum: General
Topic: multiple DHCP ranges Ip of client keeps changing
Replies: 1
Views: 604

multiple DHCP ranges Ip of client keeps changing

Mikrotik is setup as a hotspot with authentication. I have been having problem lately where people have to keep reauthticating. I watched today as someone was authenticated and then for what ever reason IP address changed and they had to reauthticate. I can not pin down why the Ip would change other...
by electravis
Mon Apr 02, 2012 5:59 pm
Forum: General
Topic: PCC load balance unable to remote connect to gateway
Replies: 1
Views: 544

PCC load balance unable to remote connect to gateway

I am trying to do the load balance outlined in the following
http://wiki.mikrotik.com/wiki/Manual:PCC
Everything seems to work, but I am unable to ping or connect to my mikrotik router remotley.

Any thoughts?

Thanks
by electravis
Mon Mar 19, 2012 3:00 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Load balanceing trying to connect to device behind the gatew
Replies: 1
Views: 318

Load balanceing trying to connect to device behind the gatew

I am trying to load balance between 2 gateways. I have managed to get everything to work except. I have several access points behind the gateway I cant figure out how to connect to them remotely with the two ISPs. One minute they can be reached from ISP A then they can be reached from ISP B but not ...
by electravis
Wed Mar 14, 2012 4:51 pm
Forum: Forwarding Protocols
Topic: simple nat setup
Replies: 2
Views: 1058

Re: simple nat setup

Thanks worked great
by electravis
Wed Mar 14, 2012 4:51 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Users have to keep reauthenticating
Replies: 1
Views: 337

Users have to keep reauthenticating

I seem to be having a problem where if a users switches to a different access point they have to re authenticate again. Any thoughts on this?

Thanks
by electravis
Wed Mar 14, 2012 2:08 am
Forum: Forwarding Protocols
Topic: simple nat setup
Replies: 2
Views: 1058

simple nat setup

Here is what i am trying to do really simple I hope. I have a second IP address from my ISP that I wish to assign to a device behind my mikrotik router. So say my second ISP address is 172.20.5.10 and my lan device is 192.168.1.8. The mikrotik sits on 172.20.5.8. How can I tell the mikrotik router t...
by electravis
Wed Mar 14, 2012 2:07 am
Forum: General
Topic: Simple Nat setup
Replies: 1
Views: 380

Simple Nat setup

Here is what i am trying to do really simple I hope. I have a second IP address from my ISP that I wish to assign to a device behind my mikrotik router. So say my second ISP address is 172.20.5.10 and my lan device is 192.168.1.8. The mikrotik sits on 172.20.5.8. How can I tell the mikrotik router t...
by electravis
Fri Mar 09, 2012 12:26 am
Forum: Wireless Networking
Topic: How many concurrent wireless users can ap support
Replies: 6
Views: 2129

Re: How many concurrent wireless users can ap support

These aps are running B/G cards so my next questions are the following. 1. What is the max number of connected devices inclduing phones that are connected but not doing anything before you notice any problems. I know the max staion count is 2007 but this seems an unrealstic number. 2. What is the ma...
by electravis
Thu Mar 08, 2012 5:42 pm
Forum: Wireless Networking
Topic: How many concurrent wireless users can ap support
Replies: 6
Views: 2129

How many concurrent wireless users can ap support

I am using router board 411 and am wondering what is the max amount of wireless clients the ap can serve before speed degrigates. I have heard doing some types of qos can help support more users but I do not know where to start. Any help would be appreacted.

Thanks
by electravis
Thu Jan 19, 2012 12:04 am
Forum: General
Topic: DHCP Addresses keep reassining
Replies: 1
Views: 742

DHCP Addresses keep reassining

I continue to see the follwoing message in my logs abnd was wonder what if anything can be done to stop this from happeneing. If a user switches beteewn two aps you will see the follwoing in the router log file 16:52:54 dhcp,info dhcp1 deassigned 192.168.11.221 from 00:13:CE:84:77:73 16:52:59 dhcp,i...
by electravis
Sat Dec 17, 2011 12:26 am
Forum: Wireless Networking
Topic: Basic wireless questions
Replies: 8
Views: 1508

Re: Basic wireless questions

We are going to be install different antenna to see if it improves as it could very well just be a signal issue. I just wanted to make sure I didnt miss anything obvious is the setup of my mikrotik ap.

Any last thoughts would be great.

Thanks
by electravis
Thu Dec 15, 2011 8:14 pm
Forum: Wireless Networking
Topic: Basic wireless questions
Replies: 8
Views: 1508

Re: Basic wireless questions

it is a b/g Dbii Networks F20-PRO card
by electravis
Thu Dec 15, 2011 5:40 pm
Forum: Wireless Networking
Topic: Basic wireless questions
Replies: 8
Views: 1508

Re: Basic wireless questions

The clients are just laptop computers. Connecting maybe 100 ft away in different rooms. Here is a dump of current client info as you can see client 0 has a tx rate of 36mbps while the other two have only 1mbps 0 interface=wlan1 mac-address=00:24:2C:9D:6F:69 ap=no wds=no bridge=no rx-rate="36.0Mbps" ...
by electravis
Thu Dec 15, 2011 4:39 pm
Forum: Wireless Networking
Topic: Basic wireless questions
Replies: 8
Views: 1508

Basic wireless questions

When I am looking at the registration list for connected clients . I have TX/RX Rate there are a lot of times i see the TX rate at 1mbps which the client is barley able to surf. The RX rate is always at least 11mbps if not more. Why is my TX rate so low and is there a setting I can use to adjust thi...
by electravis
Mon Dec 05, 2011 10:08 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Wireless B/G questions
Replies: 4
Views: 669

Re: Wireless B/G questions

That is what I was affarid of. Is there anyway to tell how a client is connecting on the mikrotik ap either B or G?
by electravis
Mon Dec 05, 2011 8:09 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Wireless B/G questions
Replies: 4
Views: 669

Wireless B/G questions

I have two questions for the wireless on a mikrotik. 1. How can I tell if the client is connected on a B or G signal? 2. Currently when someone that has a B only card connects to a B/G AP it brings down the preformance of the AP to B speeds for everyone even the G clinets. Is there anyway around thi...
by electravis
Wed Aug 31, 2011 12:01 am
Forum: General
Topic: Fimware upgrade went terrible wrong
Replies: 1
Views: 418

Fimware upgrade went terrible wrong

During a FW upgrade of a mikrotik it lost power. I have since been unable to get back into it. I have tried the serial port, neigboorhood viewer, winbox and the reset switch on the board all of which have failed. My only concern is I am not doing the serial port correctly. ANy help would be great. T...
by electravis
Fri Aug 05, 2011 7:05 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Remove user from host list
Replies: 2
Views: 484

Re: Remove user from host list

Thanks that did the trick..
by electravis
Fri Aug 05, 2011 6:12 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Mikrotik aps keep droping offline
Replies: 1
Views: 316

Mikrotik aps keep droping offline

OK so here is a new one for me. I have two mikrotik aps 411u connected to a mikrotik 493ah router. The aps are working fine however after being seen by the router for several minutes they go offline according to the router example: can no longer ping to them, or winbox into them. Yet I can still bro...
by electravis
Fri Aug 05, 2011 5:51 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Remove user from host list
Replies: 2
Views: 484

Remove user from host list

I am trying to find a way to remove a user from the hosts list by IP address in the terminal window. So I can make a script to check for this IP address every so often and remove it . The only way I can currently do this is by ID which changes all the time.

Thanks,
by electravis
Tue Jul 19, 2011 5:26 am
Forum: General
Topic: Dynamic DHCP address wont bypass login
Replies: 3
Views: 625

Re: Dynamic DHCP address wont bypass login

Just to verify. Disable under IP/hotspot/servers.

Thanks..
by electravis
Tue Jul 19, 2011 4:33 am
Forum: General
Topic: Dynamic DHCP address wont bypass login
Replies: 3
Views: 625

Dynamic DHCP address wont bypass login

I have a mikrotik running as a hotspot server. Say I want to turn off our login page for the day becuse of server maint. I would typicall go to IP/hotspot/IP bindings and just put the entire dhcp range in bypass mode. Which works fine unless someone comes in with a static IP address which then gets ...
by electravis
Mon Jun 27, 2011 10:53 pm
Forum: General
Topic: N-Stream Question
Replies: 3
Views: 522

Re: N-Stream Question

From what I understood of nstream I could get up to 108x108mbps? Which I guess if I could get a hold of two N radios woud now do the same thing but not as cumbersome and I could set them up as a P2P connection? Would this be the same as nstream speeds? I am trying to get the fatest throughtput as po...
by electravis
Fri Jun 24, 2011 8:59 pm
Forum: General
Topic: N-Stream Question
Replies: 3
Views: 522

N-Stream Question

I am currently trying to setup an nstream connection. The problem I am running into is the following MY RX and TX are not coming in at the same rate. RX rate show 24mbps and TX shows 48mbps. On the other ap it is the opposite TX rate show 24mbps and RX shows 48mbps. Should I not see the same or clos...
by electravis
Sat Jun 04, 2011 7:26 am
Forum: General
Topic: Static lan ips pulling addiotnal IP addresses
Replies: 9
Views: 1222

Re: Static lan ips pulling addiotnal IP addresses

The 24.x addresses are my remote server communicating to the devices behind my mikrotik. I also do not want to disable nat I my hotspot. So that if someone connects locally with a IP not in my range it will still allow them to conect or is that some other option? Also tonight I have noticed the foll...
by electravis
Mon May 09, 2011 4:20 pm
Forum: General
Topic: wireless errors
Replies: 0
Views: 439

wireless errors

I am getting several errors in my logs with a mikrotik AP I have not noticed these errors at other locations. I have looked to try and find the different error codes but have not be able to. Can anyone shed light on what is happening here, or how I can fix the errors Thanks 10:44:21 wireless,info CC...
by electravis
Sat May 07, 2011 11:10 pm
Forum: Scripting
Topic: wireless errors
Replies: 1
Views: 1225

wireless errors

I am getting several errors in my logs with a mikrotik AP I have not noticed these errors at other locations. I have looked to try and find the different error codes but have not be able to. Can anyone shed light on what is happening here, or how I can fix the errors Thanks 10:44:21 wireless,info CC...
by electravis
Wed Apr 27, 2011 9:32 pm
Forum: Scripting
Topic: Signal Strength on wireless
Replies: 1
Views: 955

Signal Strength on wireless

How can I tell if my wireless is set to max output? I have my wireless set to the following but no where can I find a MW setting. 0 R name="wlan1" mtu=1500 mac-address=00:0C:42:69:26:C3 arp=enabled disable-running-check=no interface-type=Atheros AR5413 radio-name="000C426926C3" mode=ap-bridge ssid="...
by electravis
Tue Apr 26, 2011 5:08 pm
Forum: Scripting
Topic: transfer file to mikrotik and run as script
Replies: 9
Views: 22909

transfer file to mikrotik and run as script

I am not sure if this is possible or not but I am trying to do the following.
I have a file on an ftp server that has scripts in it. I want the mikrotik to download this file and then execute the scripts within the file.
by electravis
Tue Apr 26, 2011 3:57 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Static lan ips pulling addiotnal IP addresses
Replies: 9
Views: 1222

Re: Static lan ips pulling addiotnal IP addresses

Could that also explain the following. When we monitor our devices behind a mikrotik. The IP on the monitoring machine shows up in the table with the mac of the monitored device and then gets a dhcp address? This only happens on a handful of my mikrotiks and I can not reproduce it in my office to tr...
by electravis
Mon Apr 25, 2011 11:12 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Static lan ips pulling addiotnal IP addresses
Replies: 9
Views: 1222

Re: Static lan ips pulling addiotnal IP addresses

Yes but would that explain why a 192.168.10.10 would all of a sudden show up with 192.168.10.1 when 192.168.10.x is not in the dhcp pool? Unfortunately it is not happening at the moment so I can not take a snapshot of what I see.
by electravis
Mon Apr 25, 2011 10:35 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Static lan ips pulling addiotnal IP addresses
Replies: 9
Views: 1222

Re: Static lan ips pulling addiotnal IP addresses

Below is the output for firwall and IP. Also I am not sure if this is the issue but my bridge did nor have an admin mac assigned to it not did it have any protocol mode on it. I have since set these as well see output below. Do you think these could have helped or hurt the problem or caused a new pr...
by electravis
Mon Apr 25, 2011 9:43 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Static lan ips pulling addiotnal IP addresses
Replies: 9
Views: 1222

Static lan ips pulling addiotnal IP addresses

I have a mikrotik router with several devices behind it. There addresses range from 192.168.10.10 -192.168.10.20. All of my lan ports are bridged on the mikrotik, and it is only handing out DHCP 192.168.11.x addresses. My problem is that the 10.x addresses will start showing up in the GW with both 1...
by electravis
Thu Apr 21, 2011 9:20 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Port forwarding to external address not working
Replies: 2
Views: 549

Re: Port forwarding to external address not working

Worked like a champ. Thanks!!!
by electravis
Thu Apr 21, 2011 4:43 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Port forwarding to external address not working
Replies: 2
Views: 549

Port forwarding to external address not working

Here is my setup. I have several devices attached to my mikrotik that have nat ports 60000 - 60007 used. 1 port for each device. Say Wan IP is 2.2.2.2 I then have a second location with the same exact setup. Just different WAN IP address say 3.3.3.3 My problem is when I try to get to 3.3.3.3:60000 d...
by electravis
Thu Apr 14, 2011 6:19 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Simple P2P file share blocking
Replies: 5
Views: 859

Re: Simple P2P file share blocking

I am still able to download files through bit torrents with this option on. Any other thoughts?
by electravis
Thu Apr 14, 2011 5:01 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Simple P2P file share blocking
Replies: 5
Views: 859

Simple P2P file share blocking

I know this has been posted several times but I am just looking for a simple way to block all P2P file sharing traffic whether its a bit torrent or if its a program such as lime wire. Thanks for any suggestions..
by electravis
Wed Feb 23, 2011 10:20 pm
Forum: General
Topic: ISP failover
Replies: 8
Views: 3459

ISP failover

I have been trying some time to get some form of failover between isps to work. I have tried all the different scripts on the mikrotik page I could find and all come back to the same problem. I have ISP A on port 1 and ISP B on port 2. In my routes I have ISP A distance 1 and ISP B distance 2. Even ...
by electravis
Tue Feb 22, 2011 9:12 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Wireless P2P connection
Replies: 1
Views: 433

Wireless P2P connection

I am trying to setup two mikrotik aps to do a P2P connection. I have setup both aps accroding to the manual below. One is set to bridge mode and the other to station mode. The aps connect to each other and I can communicate with both of them however I can not pass any other traffic over them. Comput...
by electravis
Sat Jan 08, 2011 12:13 am
Forum: General
Topic: load balance
Replies: 1
Views: 332

load balance

I am trying to do load balance over multiple ISPs, and just want to make sure the following will work.

If I go to IP/Routes and add 3 routes to ISP Gateway address A and 1 route to ISP Gateway address B. Then 80% of the traffic will go out ISP A and 20% will go out ISP B?
by electravis
Tue Dec 07, 2010 10:26 pm
Forum: Forwarding Protocols
Topic: Pass through all internet trafiic to second
Replies: 5
Views: 1132

Re: Pass through all internet trafiic to second

If a computer connects to router B I want all of its internet traffic to be forwared over to router A and go out router A ISP.

I still want to be able to connect to router B over it wan address 65.15.120.120 for admin purposes.

I have attached a simple diagram.
by electravis
Wed Dec 01, 2010 11:55 pm
Forum: Forwarding Protocols
Topic: Pass through all internet trafiic to second
Replies: 5
Views: 1132

Re: Pass through all internet trafiic to second

Ok I have done that but how do I tell the traffic to go out this route vs the route for the route for orginal ISP route? If I disable the orginal route I lose my pptp connection.
Thanks
by electravis
Wed Dec 01, 2010 10:33 pm
Forum: Forwarding Protocols
Topic: Pass through all internet trafiic to second
Replies: 5
Views: 1132

Pass through all internet trafiic to second

Here is what I want to do and really need setup by step on how to do it.

I want to route all internet traffic from mikrotik A ISP address 24.27.68.70 over and out of mikrotik B ISP address 65.15.120.120.

Any help would be greatly welcomed.
by electravis
Fri Nov 26, 2010 11:06 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Mikrotik resets to previous backup file?
Replies: 0
Views: 398

Mikrotik resets to previous backup file?

I have been noticing that my Mikrotik routers seem to default back to a previous backup files on the system. Usually I will notice that my ntp settings have gone back to default. I have also noticed that my Speed Queues go back to default as well. Both of these changes have been made recently to the...
by electravis
Fri Sep 10, 2010 7:44 pm
Forum: Beginner Basics
Topic: Setting up mikrotik as an Access Point only
Replies: 4
Views: 2844

Re: Setting up mikrotik as an Access Point only

Ok maybe stupid question but why would I set up dhcp on wlan1? I want my wlan clients to pull IP address from the gateway which is a separate mikrotik then the wlan1 mikrotik. In the end I have several mikrotiks acting as aps that all connect back to a mikrotik gateway that hands out the dhcp addres...
by electravis
Fri Sep 03, 2010 12:41 am
Forum: Beginner Basics
Topic: Setting up mikrotik as an Access Point only
Replies: 4
Views: 2844

Re: Setting up mikrotik as an Access Point only

blake I took what you sent and tried to mold it into our network setup with out any luck my wifi clients are unable to pull a dhcp. Here is what I have. For lan ports I have 3 ip ranges assigned 192.168.11.0/24 which runs the dchp through our hotspot 192.168.14.0/24 ips for different uses 192.168.10...
by electravis
Mon Aug 30, 2010 11:48 pm
Forum: Beginner Basics
Topic: Setting up mikrotik as an Access Point only
Replies: 4
Views: 2844

Setting up mikrotik as an Access Point only

Ok I can get the mikrotik 411 to work as an access point as long as I bridge both my wlan and lan connections together and then assign an internal static ip address to the lan port. My problem is I need to do client isolation. I know under interface wireless you should uncheck Default forward. Howev...
by electravis
Fri Aug 27, 2010 9:41 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Client Isolation
Replies: 6
Views: 1064

Re: Client Isolation

Try to best expaling this.. I have a mikrotik installed as a gateway all of its lan ports are bridged togther. It has very basic funtioning setup. Next I have a mikrotik setup as an AP plugged directly into the GW. I foolwed this sidrection to setup the ap .1 accessing the mikroTik AP my only differ...
by electravis
Fri Aug 27, 2010 5:20 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Client Isolation
Replies: 6
Views: 1064

Re: Client Isolation

This are laptops that are connecting to the AP. If I dont have it seup as a bridge I am unable to get the laptops to pull dhcp from the gateway. Is there something I am just missing?
by electravis
Tue Aug 24, 2010 4:08 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Client Isolation
Replies: 6
Views: 1064

Re: Client Isolation

Yes all the clients are on one wireless card. I am not authenticating wireless users is this soemthing I should be setting up? The users can not see each other in network neighborhood but if I know what there IP address is I am able to get to there machine. Also not sure if it matters or not for thi...
by electravis
Mon Aug 23, 2010 9:07 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Client Isolation
Replies: 6
Views: 1064

Client Isolation

I am trying to do client Isolation on wireless AP. I have tried tunring off Default Forward but my computers can still communicate with each other. I use other aps and when I trun on client isolation then the machines can no longer communcate with each other.
by electravis
Fri Aug 20, 2010 4:59 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Remote management of wds ap
Replies: 5
Views: 873

Re: Remote management of wds ap

Below is the output Thanks, Lan Cable pluged in [admin@MikroTik] > ip address print Flags: X - disabled, I - invalid, D - dynamic # ADDRESS NETWORK BROADCAST INTERFACE 0 192.168.10.15/24 192.168.10.0 192.168.10.255 bridge1 [admin@MikroTik] > ip route print Flags: X - disabled, A - active, D - dynami...
by electravis
Fri Aug 20, 2010 4:23 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Remote management of wds ap
Replies: 5
Views: 873

Re: Remote management of wds ap

I think I have a little different problem I can winbox into the unit b as long as I have something plugged into the lan port of unit b to make it active, I can winbox into it remotly. As soon as the lan port becomes inactive I can no longer winbox remotly into unit b.
by electravis
Fri Aug 20, 2010 12:34 am
Forum: General
Topic: Remote management of wds ap
Replies: 5
Views: 873

Remote management of wds ap

I have come across a strange occurnece and not sure what is the casue. I WDS to RB411u boards toghther. Board A plugs directly into router for internet Board B is the stand alone unit. Everything works fine except if I do not have anything plugged into the LAN port of Board B I can no longer communi...
by electravis
Thu Aug 19, 2010 10:49 pm
Forum: General
Topic: remote connection to mikrotik ap
Replies: 3
Views: 821

Re: remote connection to mikrotik ap

Ok i figured out my problem forgot to add the route into the ap. ANyway here is another question how can I view the wireless clienst that are currently connected to my ap?
by electravis
Thu Aug 19, 2010 9:16 pm
Forum: General
Topic: remote connection to mikrotik ap
Replies: 3
Views: 821

Re: remote connection to mikrotik ap

I have never had to setup filte rules befor for any of the other ap brands that I use. If I need to set this up on the mikrotik what filter rules would I use? As for the NAT I have the following setup General CHAIN: dstnat PROTOCOL: 6 (tcp) DST. PORT: 60006 Action ACTION: dst-nat TO ADDRESS: 192.168...
by electravis
Thu Aug 19, 2010 6:29 pm
Forum: General
Topic: remote connection to mikrotik ap
Replies: 3
Views: 821

remote connection to mikrotik ap

I have a routerboard 411u acting as an access point. I have it currently behind a mikrotik 493 router (also tried it with a dlink router as well) My problem is I can not get in to either the web interface or the winbox utility to remote manage this access point. Other brands of access points work ju...
by electravis
Wed Jul 28, 2010 9:44 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Layer 2 Isolation 450g
Replies: 4
Views: 890

Layer 2 Isolation 450g

I am trying to see if there is a way to do client or port isolation on the 450g. My aps have client isolation turned on but computers can still see each other when connecting to two different APs on seperate ports of the mikrotik.

Thank you,
by electravis
Thu Apr 22, 2010 12:17 am
Forum: General
Topic: client IP addresses change
Replies: 1
Views: 330

client IP addresses change

I am trying to figure out why my clients IP addresses change after they authenticate through our login page. Router os 3.31 RB450G

Thanks....
by electravis
Tue Apr 13, 2010 9:02 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Setting up a simple vpn
Replies: 2
Views: 704

Setting up a simple vpn

I am trying to create a vpn where all internet traffic from the mikrotik goes over the vpn and then out the other vpns service provider. The reason for this is we are trying to monitor all the different websites the users are going to at are remote office and then block certain websites at our vpn s...
by electravis
Mon Mar 29, 2010 11:35 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Data rate limit per user
Replies: 5
Views: 848

Re: Data rate limit per user

Simple queues is empty. When I have tried to put anything it there it tried to limit the entire interface to that speed and not just one user. Maybe better example. I have a 5 meg line and I want to insure everyone gets a peice of the pie so to speak. So I would like to limit each person to 500kbps ...
by electravis
Mon Mar 29, 2010 11:24 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Data rate limit per user
Replies: 5
Views: 848

Re: Data rate limit per user

No I do not see any simple rules being created. I assume this should be in the firewall NAT area??
by electravis
Mon Mar 29, 2010 10:42 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Data rate limit per user
Replies: 5
Views: 848

Data rate limit per user

I have a mikrotik rb493 v3.20 with level 5 software installed. I also have local authentication turned on. All users use the same User profile. I am trying to set data rate limits per user. I have tried setting it up in the user profile, but it does not seem to take any of the changes.