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by RogerWilco
Thu Oct 17, 2019 1:48 am
Forum: Wireless Networking
Topic: RB912/EC25 issues
Replies: 2
Views: 225

Re: RB912/EC25 issues

I was using the same gear (in a box in the shed at the moment) - the EC25-AU I had showed up as "Android" with RouterOS and Windows 10, but still worked with the RB912 (was getting around 15Mbps down via Telstra with B1). If it is showing up in the USB list, it should be fine to go - just ignore the...
by RogerWilco
Thu Oct 10, 2019 1:50 am
Forum: Wireless Networking
Topic: Extensive Data Loss
Replies: 1
Views: 277

Re: Extensive Data Loss

Similar thing happened to me - extensive data loss and deauth (2) errors, despite a decent signal.
The only thing that worked was switching to NV2 - zero disconnects since.
by RogerWilco
Sat Oct 05, 2019 5:25 am
Forum: Wireless Networking
Topic: NV3
Replies: 125
Views: 14308

Re: NV3

A real example please scampel. If we don't believe it. we are art theory
Is there some reason you refuse to accept a positive experience with MikroTik?
Is there some reason you cannot be civil and not rude to every single member on the forum?
by RogerWilco
Sat Sep 28, 2019 2:33 am
Forum: Wireless Networking
Topic: NV3
Replies: 125
Views: 14308

Re: NV3

please tell me a firmware and a protocol that I will do the lab and publish the results Just post your config. How hard is it? Would you contact Microsoft and say "look, Windows 10 isn't working. Can you send me a setup that does so I can compare it to mine?" Of course you wouldn't. Either post you...
by RogerWilco
Fri Sep 27, 2019 2:49 am
Forum: Wireless Networking
Topic: NV3
Replies: 125
Views: 14308

Re: NV3

and here ends this forum topic. always the same, any person defends the brand but nobody shows even an antenna speed test to prove it and how not always blame the bad configuration.
You've yet to post your own configuration...
by RogerWilco
Thu Sep 26, 2019 2:46 am
Forum: Announcements
Topic: Newsletter 91
Replies: 12
Views: 8722

Re: Newsletter 91

Nice one. What about one MQS with one ethernet port for POE IN and another ethernet port for POE OUT. The new ethernet port will be only used to get power from the current wire, and also can be good for do not have the device down so much time while configuring it. It will be easier to disconect th...
by RogerWilco
Wed Sep 25, 2019 5:40 am
Forum: Wireless Networking
Topic: SXT LTE --> SXT --> SXT == Winbox issue [SOLVED]
Replies: 4
Views: 415

Re: SXT LTE --> SXT --> SXT == Winbox issue [SOLVED]

Cheers, Mistry7! That did the trick.
by RogerWilco
Tue Sep 24, 2019 2:58 am
Forum: Wireless Networking
Topic: SXT LTE --> SXT --> SXT == Winbox issue [SOLVED]
Replies: 4
Views: 415

Re: SXT LTE --> SXT --> SXT == Winbox issue [SOLVED]

Here is the config for the remote SXT. Configured using QuickSet. Remote SXT done with PTP Bridge AP and the other with PTP Bridge CPE. /interface bridge add name=bridge1 /interface wireless set [ find default-name=wlan1 ] band=2ghz-onlyn country=australia disabled=no \ mode=bridge ssid=NET wireless...
by RogerWilco
Mon Sep 23, 2019 9:05 am
Forum: Wireless Networking
Topic: SXT LTE --> SXT --> SXT == Winbox issue [SOLVED]
Replies: 4
Views: 415

SXT LTE --> SXT --> SXT == Winbox issue [SOLVED]

I know this is a simple question, but I'm struggling with it. SXT LTE (192.168.88.1) with DHCP server (192.168.88.5-192.168.88.254) ---> SXT2 (192.168.88.2) ---> SXT2 (192.168.88.3) ---> Netgear routers WAN port (IP set to dynamic) This all works as expected - internet works fine and you can connect...
by RogerWilco
Sat Aug 24, 2019 7:02 am
Forum: RouterBOARD hardware
Topic: wAP R/LTE Power Connectors
Replies: 5
Views: 741

Re: wAP R/LTE Power Connectors

Looking at the PDF (https://i.mt.lv/cdn/rb_files/1556958365wAP-LTE.pdf), it doesn't mention anything fancy. You'd probably have to email support to see for sure.
by RogerWilco
Sat Aug 24, 2019 7:00 am
Forum: RouterBOARD hardware
Topic: PowerBox Pro power supply outdoor environment
Replies: 3
Views: 533

Re: PowerBox Pro power supply outdoor environment

According to the specs: https://mikrotik.com/product/RB960PGS-PB 12-57V passive PoE input + 12-57V DC input. If the 24V included power supply is inside a weatherproof box, I can't see that you'd have to much of an issue. 110F is only 43 Celsius and I have no trouble in these temps. -18 is a little c...
by RogerWilco
Sat Aug 24, 2019 6:55 am
Forum: Beginner Basics
Topic: RBM11G + R11e-LTE not working
Replies: 34
Views: 2630

Re: RBM11G + R11e-LTE not working

The only information is on these forums or in the Wiki: https://wiki.mikrotik.com/wiki/Manual:Interface/LTE
Scroll down to see an example.
by RogerWilco
Fri Aug 02, 2019 4:40 am
Forum: RouterBOARD hardware
Topic: wAP R ac LTE Antenna ?
Replies: 2
Views: 519

Re: wAP R ac LTE Antenna ?

According to the brochure they are 4 dBi (with u.FL connector). https://i.mt.lv/cdn/rb_files/wAP_ac_LTE-190611101931.pdf Looking at the Quick Quide it looks like you can use your own antennas. https://i.mt.lv/cdn/rb_files/1560237514wAP-ac%20series.pdf MiniPCIe slot usage The device is equipped with ...
by RogerWilco
Wed Jul 31, 2019 3:01 am
Forum: Beginner Basics
Topic: What LTE modules can I use?
Replies: 2
Views: 421

Re: What LTE modules can I use?

https://wiki.mikrotik.com/wiki/Manual:Peripherals

You can use LTE with the EC25. See https://wiki.mikrotik.com/wiki/Cellular ... _modems_01

MikroTik LTE modules are *far* cheaper than Sierra Wireless.
by RogerWilco
Mon Jul 29, 2019 3:23 am
Forum: General
Topic: Changing SXT LTE imei
Replies: 1
Views: 636

Re: Changing SXT LTE imei

A simple forum search would have told you the answer is no - you cannot change the IMEI.
Also, please remove your personal spam link from your posts.
by RogerWilco
Thu Jul 25, 2019 4:14 am
Forum: RouterBOARD hardware
Topic: Quectel EP06-E and wAP R ac (RBwAPGR-5HacD2HnD)
Replies: 8
Views: 1519

Re: Quectel EP06 and wAP R ac (RBwAPGR-5HacD2HnD)

Not bad if using the inbuilt antenna. I think I'll buy an EP06 modem. Cheers mate!
by RogerWilco
Mon Jul 22, 2019 3:29 am
Forum: RouterBOARD hardware
Topic: Quectel EP06-E and wAP R ac (RBwAPGR-5HacD2HnD)
Replies: 8
Views: 1519

Re: Quectel EP06 and wAP R ac (RBwAPGR-5HacD2HnD)

I'm using a MC7304 at the moment. Doesn't support B28 or CA so I'm not getting the best speeds from Telstra. Even with a MIMO antenna. Connecting with B3 (1800Mhz) only. Can you do a quick speedtest.net or fast.com check with the EP06 modem? How far away in the bush are you in QLD? I'm 26km from my ...
by RogerWilco
Mon Jul 22, 2019 3:26 am
Forum: RouterBOARD hardware
Topic: Mikrotik RBSXTR (No Modem) 9dBi 60 degree LTE Antenna
Replies: 8
Views: 1021

Re: Mikrotik RBSXTR (No Modem) 9dBi 60 degree LTE Antenna

The PDF linked in previous post shows gain pattern in the bottom two charts. The left chart shows gain as function of frequency in low frequency bands and prooves that the dish is mediocre antenna for these frequencies at best (simple dipole antenna would have gain of around 2dBi but in narrow freq...
by RogerWilco
Mon Jul 22, 2019 3:23 am
Forum: RouterBOARD hardware
Topic: Mikrotik RBSXTR (No Modem) 9dBi 60 degree LTE Antenna
Replies: 8
Views: 1021

Re: Mikrotik RBSXTR (No Modem) 9dBi 60 degree LTE Antenna

Very interesting. What do you think of it? http://www.l-com.com/tabbeditem_mobi.aspx?id=50678 Regards. Not a lot. If it is similar to this antenna which I've already got. It may be my location, but the antenna is quite useless. https://www.telcoantennas.com.au/telco-xpol-mimo-3g-4g-4gx-panel-antenn...
by RogerWilco
Sun Jul 21, 2019 7:16 am
Forum: RouterBOARD hardware
Topic: Quectel EP06-E and wAP R ac (RBwAPGR-5HacD2HnD)
Replies: 8
Views: 1519

Re: Quectel EP06 and wAP R ac (RBwAPGR-5HacD2HnD)

Nice mate! Finding a modem that works with LTE and not PPP with B28 + Telstra is perfect.
I don't suppose you could tell me where in Australia you got the card and what firmware is on it?

What speeds you getting with the modem?
by RogerWilco
Sun Jul 21, 2019 2:21 am
Forum: RouterBOARD hardware
Topic: Mikrotik RBSXTR (No Modem) 9dBi 60 degree LTE Antenna
Replies: 8
Views: 1021

Re: Mikrotik RBSXTR (No Modem) 9dBi 60 degree LTE Antenna

Not listed separately, but offered in distribution channel. Grab it if you want... Don't need to at the moment, I've just purchased the version with the modem. Just wondering if there is any more info on the antenna, etc. EDIT: found a PDF with some info: https://www.discomp.cz/download/MikroTik/Da...
by RogerWilco
Sat Jul 20, 2019 7:19 am
Forum: RouterBOARD hardware
Topic: Mikrotik RBSXTR (No Modem) 9dBi 60 degree LTE Antenna
Replies: 8
Views: 1021

Mikrotik RBSXTR (No Modem) 9dBi 60 degree LTE Antenna

@MikroTik: when will this product be added to the products page?
https://gowifi.co.nz/wireless/rbsxtr.html
by RogerWilco
Thu Jul 11, 2019 2:43 am
Forum: General
Topic: Which CAT4/CAT6 LTE
Replies: 4
Views: 708

Re: Which CAT4/CAT6 LTE

MC7304 running with RB912 in Australia for the last 3 years. No trouble with the modem at all.
Not sure if you'd want to use it for a new system since it is now obsolete. Might be worth picking one up on eBay to save taping pins on the MC74XX series?
by RogerWilco
Fri Jul 05, 2019 6:55 am
Forum: The User Manager
Topic: VB6 SOURCE CODE FOR MIKROTIC
Replies: 3
Views: 836

Re: VB6 SOURCE CODE FOR MIKROTIC

I don't think you'll get many takers. VB has been dead for well over a decade... if you want to use Visual Basic, switch to VB.NET. You can port samples easily from C# if you can find any.
by RogerWilco
Fri Jul 05, 2019 4:23 am
Forum: Announcements
Topic: Future of LTE products, user feedback requested
Replies: 86
Views: 19966

Re: Future of LTE products, user feedback requested

Been mentioned before, but a modem supporting band 28 for Australia would be ideal. B28 is used by Telstra and covers nearly the entire country.
by RogerWilco
Tue Jul 02, 2019 3:16 am
Forum: Beginner Basics
Topic: What is Dot1X?
Replies: 3
Views: 1250

Re: What is Dot1X?

According to the 6.45.1 changelog
dot1x - added support for IEEE 802.1X Port-Based Network Access Control;
by RogerWilco
Fri Jun 28, 2019 2:54 am
Forum: RouterBOARD hardware
Topic: SXTSQ Lite 2 with no clear Line of Sight
Replies: 3
Views: 862

Re: SXTSQ Lite 2 with no clear Line of Sight

Without seeing the trees,and as long as you can see through in parts, I'd say yes. My link uses to SXT Lite 2 (2.2km) and goes through the foliage of a couple of eucalyptus and wattle trees on one end and through the leaves of two pin oaks on the other.
by RogerWilco
Tue May 21, 2019 3:01 am
Forum: Beginner Basics
Topic: Low LTE speed with RBSXTR
Replies: 8
Views: 600

Re: Low LTE speed with RBSXTR

Any number of things. SXT devices are directional, are you pointing it at a tower? iPhone may be using a better band (such as B28). iPhone also supports CA.
by RogerWilco
Tue May 07, 2019 3:17 am
Forum: RouterBOARD hardware
Topic: MikroTik MQS
Replies: 8
Views: 1833

MikroTik MQS

Any word on when the MikroTik MQS Mobile Quick Setup AP device mentioned in the Mum will be out?
by RogerWilco
Sat Apr 13, 2019 3:11 am
Forum: RouterBOARD hardware
Topic: MiniPCIe Compatibility.
Replies: 1
Views: 298

Re: MiniPCIe Compatibility.

If it isn't listed in that Wiki article, chances are MikroTik haven't tested it. A quick forum search shows this is the only question about the eM680-950.
You'd just have to buy it and see, then send a support output file when it won't work. Not ideal or cheap.
by RogerWilco
Thu Apr 11, 2019 1:59 am
Forum: Wireless Networking
Topic: LTE modem R11e-LTE antena connect
Replies: 5
Views: 588

Re: LTE modem R11e-LTE antena connect

You only need one antenna connected, the left. The right is for diversity.
by RogerWilco
Thu Apr 11, 2019 1:58 am
Forum: General
Topic: Management Mkt R11e-LTE when it's MODEM (ip passthrough)
Replies: 1
Views: 265

Re: Management Mkt R11e-LTE when it's MODEM (ip passthrough)

Hi, My questions is the followings: I have an Mkt R11e-LTE in MODEM mode (ip passthrough). The public IP of the LTE is redirected to the MTK RB, as described in the drawing. Since the MKT R11e-LTE is in MODEM mode, I lose its management. ------ MKT R11eLTE (ip passthrough) | | ------ MKT RB (Public...
by RogerWilco
Sun Apr 07, 2019 6:23 am
Forum: Useful user articles
Topic: USB Outdoor temperature sensor
Replies: 7
Views: 1898

Re: USB Outdoor temperature sensor

Another way that you might call dodgy is to just run a script to poll the temperature monitor in the RB750UP.
Not very accurate since it is measuring PCB temp so you'd need to factor that in.
by RogerWilco
Sun Apr 07, 2019 4:11 am
Forum: RouterBOARD hardware
Topic: Mikrotik and LTE cat6
Replies: 9
Views: 2564

Re: Mikrotik and LTE cat6

Those are not EU or intl. bands.

Half of the world uses bands 1, 3, 8, 20, etc.

Also, I bet you a beer that UL won't even reach 75Mbps.
FCC page doesn't have much info yet. Probably still a few months away from MikroTik telling us what is supports.
Band 28 for Australia would have been nice.
by RogerWilco
Sun Apr 07, 2019 2:26 am
Forum: RouterBOARD hardware
Topic: Mikrotik and LTE cat6
Replies: 9
Views: 2564

Re: Mikrotik and LTE cat6

Mikrotik has announced LTE CAT6 too: https://forum.mikrotik.com/viewtopic.php?f=3&t=146191&hilit=lte+mum No news on the supported bands for Europe/Intl. Also, no word on UL performance and characteristics. I bet MT went for 50Mbps for uplink, in 2019 no less. :( Search for TV7R11ELTE6 using the FCC...
by RogerWilco
Sun Apr 07, 2019 2:23 am
Forum: General
Topic: How to change SXT LTE imei?
Replies: 14
Views: 2132

Re: How to change SXT LTE imei?

upp
You have your answer: you can't. Please stop spamming this forum.
by RogerWilco
Thu Apr 04, 2019 1:49 am
Forum: Wireless Networking
Topic: LTE Carrier Aggregation
Replies: 11
Views: 1639

Re: LTE Carrier Aggregation

FCC mentions a R11e-LTE6 device. I assume that is Cat6. No idea when that would be released.
Hopefully MikroTik will continue making more modems and SXT devices and get around to updating their Wiki page.
by RogerWilco
Mon Apr 01, 2019 2:50 am
Forum: RouterBOARD hardware
Topic: R11e-LTE6
Replies: 1
Views: 802

R11e-LTE6

Any word on what bands this will support and any plans for updated SXT devices?
EDIT: looks like bands B2, B5, B7, B12, B17, B25, B26, B38, B39, B40, B41
by RogerWilco
Sun Mar 17, 2019 1:16 am
Forum: Announcements
Topic: Future of LTE products, user feedback requested
Replies: 86
Views: 19966

Re: Future of LTE products, user feedback requested

B28 for Australia would be nice.
by RogerWilco
Fri Feb 08, 2019 12:33 am
Forum: Wireless Networking
Topic: wireless Calculator [SOLVED]
Replies: 6
Views: 1113

Re: wireless Calculator [SOLVED]

I doubt the curvature of the Earth would be a problem over 2km...
It should say the link is not possible, except with a high mast. Not the other way.
by RogerWilco
Thu Feb 07, 2019 12:06 am
Forum: Wireless Networking
Topic: wireless Calculator [SOLVED]
Replies: 6
Views: 1113

Re: wireless Calculator [SOLVED]

Would you also be able to make it say a link isn't possible instead of saying the link is reliable, but a very high mast is required.
I don't think it is practical to suggest a 200m tall mast...
by RogerWilco
Thu Dec 27, 2018 1:05 am
Forum: RouterBOARD hardware
Topic: SXT LTE kit antenna [SOLVED]
Replies: 3
Views: 546

Re: SXT LTE kit antenna [SOLVED]

Probably a silly question, but the specification PDF says the SXT LTE kit has a 60 degree 9 dBi antenna... is this MIMO like the other SXT devices? LTE category 4 implies 2x2 MIMO. Note that with LTE devices, 2x2 MIMO is realized as dual polarization MIMO (polarization planes shifted by 90 degrees)...
by RogerWilco
Wed Dec 26, 2018 2:18 am
Forum: RouterBOARD hardware
Topic: SXT LTE kit antenna [SOLVED]
Replies: 3
Views: 546

SXT LTE kit antenna [SOLVED]

Probably a silly question, but the specification PDF says the SXT LTE kit has a 60 degree 9 dBi antenna... is this MIMO like the other SXT devices?
by RogerWilco
Tue Dec 04, 2018 12:42 am
Forum: Beginner Basics
Topic: SLX LTE Kit
Replies: 5
Views: 924

Re: SLX LTE Kit

The new LTE Kit models *do* support pass-through: https://wiki.mikrotik.com/wiki/Manual:Peripherals
Can't help with the rest. I'm going to buy a SXT LTE Kit soon to do something similar.
by RogerWilco
Fri Apr 27, 2018 4:48 am
Forum: RouterBOARD hardware
Topic: R11e-LTE
Replies: 3
Views: 1027

Re: R11e-LTE

Using a 24V power supply on a RBM11G My R11e-LTE-US consumes 50ma at peak. Board pulls 60ma idle and 110ma when modem is tx/rx
Thanks mate.
by RogerWilco
Fri Apr 27, 2018 2:54 am
Forum: RouterBOARD hardware
Topic: R11e-LTE
Replies: 3
Views: 1027

R11e-LTE

@MikroTik or anyone who has one of these LTE cards: what is the power consumption like compared to a Sierra Wireless card? The spec sheet is only ONE page so doesn't mention much of anything, whereas the SW spec sheet is 112 pages and very detailed... https://i.mt.lv/routerboard/files/R11e-LTE-18011...
by RogerWilco
Tue Mar 06, 2018 1:12 am
Forum: RouterBOARD hardware
Topic: RouterBoard 2.4GHz Ptp links - max distance
Replies: 2
Views: 549

RouterBoard 2.4GHz Ptp links - max distance

@MikroTik: all the hardware pages have links to this PDF: https://i.mt.lv/routerboard/files/anten ... 123306.pdf
Which has the estimated distance when choosing hardware for PtP links... problem is, there isn't a PDF for 2.4GHz gear....
by RogerWilco
Sat Mar 03, 2018 6:19 am
Forum: General
Topic: New router OS
Replies: 46
Views: 12276

Re: New router OS

One of the main things for me - and I'm sure I'm not the only one - is the total lack of support for the newer Sierra Wireless MC74xx models. I've got emails dating back 3 years from MikroTik telling me "v7 will support it". Mikrotik trying to support all the 3rd Party LTE modules will be a never e...
by RogerWilco
Fri Mar 02, 2018 12:59 am
Forum: General
Topic: New router OS
Replies: 46
Views: 12276

Re: New router OS

One of the main things for me - and I'm sure I'm not the only one - is the total lack of support for the newer Sierra Wireless MC74xx models. I've got emails dating back 3 years from MikroTik telling me "v7 will support it".
by RogerWilco
Thu Mar 01, 2018 12:58 am
Forum: Announcements
Topic: Future of LTE products, user feedback requested
Replies: 86
Views: 19966

Re: Future of LTE products, user feedback requested

99% of Australia would be happy if your modems are like the Sierra Wireless MC7430 for the Telstra network (which the MC7430 is certified). Bands: B1, B3, B5, B7, B8, B18, B19, B21, B28, B38-B41 It would probably be easier to just support SW modems since they are available world-wide, support a wide...
by RogerWilco
Thu Jan 18, 2018 9:08 am
Forum: RouterBOARD hardware
Topic: RB922 Off Grid Power
Replies: 9
Views: 1304

Re: RB922 Off Grid Power

Looks like you've just gone off the PDF sheets that state the MAX power and don't have any actual first hand knowledge... the RB912 + LTE modem draws 2-3w in use and as low as <1w when idle. What I said is not "trial and error" as you claim - this is from what I've measured over a 6 year period (as ...
by RogerWilco
Thu Jan 18, 2018 12:21 am
Forum: RouterBOARD hardware
Topic: RB922 Off Grid Power
Replies: 9
Views: 1304

Re: RB922 Off Grid Power

Panel and Battery size depends on your location and needs... Seriously.. why waste your time answering if you have nothing helpful to add.. I have never said i want to use a panel, in fact i said the exact opposite. @RogerWilco was simply being a helpful forum member and providing info that was act...
by RogerWilco
Wed Jan 17, 2018 12:42 am
Forum: RouterBOARD hardware
Topic: RB922 Off Grid Power
Replies: 9
Views: 1304

Re: RB922 Off Grid Power

@RogerWilco, Thanks for the feedback. This is a temporary install and will be moved to various locations every week or so. We did look at Solar but decided that with it being in one place for such a short time the installation and removal of a panel woudl be a pain. However for longer installs a so...
by RogerWilco
Tue Jan 16, 2018 3:35 am
Forum: General
Topic: RouterOS v7.0 beta1 - when?
Replies: 609
Views: 154927

Re: RouterOS v7.0 beta1 - when?

Hello. I have 11 Mikrotik 912 + Sierra MC7304. I too would love to have this to start testing LTE on MC7304. Thank you.
I only have 1 of each, but I'd love to be able to use LTE too.
by RogerWilco
Tue Jan 16, 2018 3:26 am
Forum: RouterBOARD hardware
Topic: RB922 Off Grid Power
Replies: 9
Views: 1304

Re: RB922 Off Grid Power

My RB912 + 4G mPCIe modem has run from solar for the last 6 years. No problems.
Is it a temporary thing or permanent?
by RogerWilco
Fri Dec 22, 2017 12:25 am
Forum: RouterBOARD hardware
Topic: Huawei 4G LTE Modul ME906E
Replies: 3
Views: 564

Re: Huawei 4G LTE Modul ME906E

Until somebody else answers that has the modem, it isn't listed here: https://wiki.mikrotik.com/wiki/Manual:Peripherals
by RogerWilco
Thu Dec 14, 2017 12:17 am
Forum: RouterBOARD hardware
Topic: what happened to 2ghz hardware?
Replies: 8
Views: 1012

Re: what happened to 2ghz hardware?

We didn't have a 2GHz OmniTik. Also we didn't have 2GHz sectors. Nothing has been removed.
Sorry for sort-of hijacking this thread...
@normis: any plans for a new 2.4GHz SXT?
by RogerWilco
Sat Sep 16, 2017 2:47 am
Forum: Announcements
Topic: Newsletter 78 with 1GBPS WIRELESS PRODUCT ANNOUNCEMENT!
Replies: 109
Views: 29302

Re: Newsletter 78 with 1GBPS WIRELESS PRODUCT ANNOUNCEMENT!

@normis: any chance you'll use a different mapping company for the "New Wireless Calculator"?
Parts of regional Australia (especially my part) are not at all accurate - whole rivers and mountains are missing and the mountains that are there have zero detail...
by RogerWilco
Sun Aug 13, 2017 2:48 am
Forum: RouterBOARD hardware
Topic: New SXT sq Lite5 - RBSXTsq5nD [SOLVED]
Replies: 12
Views: 4343

Re: New SXT sq Lite5 - RBSXTsq5nD [SOLVED]

@normis: any chance of a 2.4 GHz version coming soon too?
by RogerWilco
Mon Jul 10, 2017 2:53 am
Forum: RouterBOARD hardware
Topic: Routerboard Hardware wish list
Replies: 61
Views: 12930

Re: Routerboard Hardware wish list

The simple ability to use both mPCIe and USB port on the 912 series boards is all I would like.
by RogerWilco
Sun Jun 18, 2017 2:57 am
Forum: RouterBOARD hardware
Topic: MC7710 exact procedure to get it working with Routerboard
Replies: 6
Views: 1621

Re: MC7710 exact procedure to get it working with Routerboard

Thanks for the reply. I'm interested to know how the ppp serial interface affects upload speeds. The application I am looking at is remote video surveillance access so the 4G upload speed is of interest to me. I'm not sure to be honest. The only speed test I've done without RouterOS was years ago s...
by RogerWilco
Sat Jun 17, 2017 3:09 am
Forum: RouterBOARD hardware
Topic: MC7710 exact procedure to get it working with Routerboard
Replies: 6
Views: 1621

Re: MC7710 exact procedure to get it working with Routerboard

Sorry to drag this post up but I am looking at a RB912UAG-2HPnD and I am being told that the Sierra MC7304 is unsuitable because it only does ppp and that it needs DirectIP to work with LTE speeds. From what I am reading below the MC7710 can work with DIP ? Can I expect LTE speeds with an MC7710 an...
by RogerWilco
Wed Jun 14, 2017 2:56 am
Forum: RouterBOARD hardware
Topic: WHAT IS THE DIFFERENCE BETWEEN NETMETAL 5 1.3W AND 2W?
Replies: 2
Views: 446

Re: WHAT IS THE DIFFERENCE BETWEEN NETMETAL 5 1.3W AND 2W?

PLEASE WHAT IS THE PHYSICAL DIFFERENCE BETWEEN NETMETAL5 1300MW AND NETMETAL 5 2000MW
700mW.
by RogerWilco
Fri Jun 02, 2017 8:35 am
Forum: Beginner Basics
Topic: Software for designing network diagrams
Replies: 4
Views: 1063

Re: Software for designing network diagrams

Product brochures and MS Paint work a treat.
by RogerWilco
Fri Jun 02, 2017 2:39 am
Forum: Wireless Networking
Topic: SXT-LTE Memory usage
Replies: 4
Views: 657

Re: SXT-LTE Memory usage

Yes, I know that, hence I said as much. Still useful as a comparison.
by RogerWilco
Thu Jun 01, 2017 6:37 am
Forum: Wireless Networking
Topic: SXT-LTE Memory usage
Replies: 4
Views: 657

Re: SXT-LTE Memory usage

[admin@AP] > /system resource print uptime: 1w2d1h10s version: 6.39.1 (stable) build-time: May/03/2017 08:17:10 free-memory: 40.9MiB total-memory: 64.0MiB cpu: MIPS 74Kc V4.12 cpu-count: 1 cpu-frequency: 600MHz cpu-load: 10% free-hdd-space: 111.2MiB total-hdd-space: 128.0MiB write-sect-since-reboot...
by RogerWilco
Mon May 22, 2017 6:14 am
Forum: Wireless Networking
Topic: MC7304 direct-ip mode any chance?
Replies: 4
Views: 981

Re: MC7304 direct-ip mode any chance?

You can't get any newer Sierra Wireless modems (apart from MC77xx) to work without a PPP interface. I email MikroTik support every time a new SW modem comes out and the response is always the same: "yes, it works 100% in v7". This really means "no, it only works with PPP and we've got no ETA on whe...
by RogerWilco
Fri May 19, 2017 8:44 am
Forum: Wireless Networking
Topic: MC7304 direct-ip mode any chance?
Replies: 4
Views: 981

Re: MC7304 direct-ip mode any chance?

You can't get any newer Sierra Wireless modems (apart from MC77xx) to work without a PPP interface. I email MikroTik support every time a new SW modem comes out and the response is always the same: "yes, it works 100% in v7". This really means "no, it only works with PPP and we've got no ETA on when...
by RogerWilco
Fri May 19, 2017 7:24 am
Forum: Beginner Basics
Topic: Can't connect to remote SMB v2/v3 server. SMB v1 works.
Replies: 8
Views: 4703

Re: Can't connect to remote SMB v2/v3 server. SMB v1 works.

This problem is caused by the "Secure Negotiate" feature that was added to SMB 3.0 for Windows Server 2012 and Windows 8. This feature depends upon the correct signing of error responses by all SMBv2 servers, including servers that support only protocol versions 2.0 and 2.1. Some third-party file s...
by RogerWilco
Tue May 16, 2017 6:45 am
Forum: General
Topic: RouterOS v7.0 beta1 - when?
Replies: 609
Views: 154927

Re: RouterOS v7.0 beta1 - when?

I too would love to have this to start testing LTE on MC7304.
+ 8.8 million for the MC7304.
by RogerWilco
Sat Mar 18, 2017 1:38 am
Forum: RouterBOARD hardware
Topic: Compatibility Report: Sierra MC7354 Mini-pcie LTE
Replies: 35
Views: 8853

Re: Compatibility Report: Sierra MC7354 Mini-pcie LTE

@RogerWilco, what speeds are you getting for up and down using the PPP on the 7304?
At the moment with a crappy antenna, 7.5mbps. With antenna properly aligned and MIMO, caps out at about 22-25mbps with PPP.
by RogerWilco
Tue Mar 14, 2017 1:29 am
Forum: RouterBOARD hardware
Topic: Compatibility Report: Sierra MC7354 Mini-pcie LTE
Replies: 35
Views: 8853

Re: Compatibility Report: Sierra MC7354 Mini-pcie LTE

I recognize this thread has been dormant for a while but we recently purchased some sierra mc7354b's to use in our RB912UAG-2HPND. We've been able to get working using ppp but the LTE interface is not automatically loading. We're using the most recent firmware (SWI9X15C_05.05.66.00). We are set to ...
by RogerWilco
Tue Mar 14, 2017 1:25 am
Forum: RouterBOARD hardware
Topic: Which RB products feature system speaker?
Replies: 2
Views: 525

Re: Which RB products feature system speaker?

The RB912 does, at least on startup. Haven't heard it beep any other time.
by RogerWilco
Wed Mar 01, 2017 12:25 am
Forum: RouterBOARD hardware
Topic: MUM Europe 2017: new hardware incoming!
Replies: 86
Views: 20739

Re: MUM Europe 2017: new hardware incoming?

My ideal hardware would be the 912 series supporting the USB port and mPCIe with LTE modem at the same time.
by RogerWilco
Thu Jan 26, 2017 12:44 am
Forum: General
Topic: MC7304 get info while running
Replies: 2
Views: 656

Re: MC7304 get info while running

I've got the same modem and with PPP connection there is no way without disabling internet 1st.
by RogerWilco
Tue Jan 24, 2017 12:14 am
Forum: General
Topic: RB411 + MC8705 - no usb2 port ?
Replies: 2
Views: 538

Re: RB411 + MC8705 - no usb2 port ?

Did you try setting "ignore-directip-modem"? I thought the MC8705 was 3G and doesn't support the LTE interface.
by RogerWilco
Sat Nov 26, 2016 2:08 am
Forum: RouterBOARD hardware
Topic: SXT LTE wont find any networks. Broken?
Replies: 24
Views: 9596

Re: SXT LTE wont find any networks. Broken?

Hello, have a question, is it possible to change IMEI on Mikrotik SXT LTE? it is necessary to refer to Mikrotik as a smartphone.
No, it is illegal to change the IMEI on mobile devices - SXT LTE, phones, modems - everything. You can "repair" them legally though.
by RogerWilco
Mon Nov 07, 2016 11:54 pm
Forum: RouterBOARD hardware
Topic: MC7710 exact procedure to get it working with Routerboard
Replies: 6
Views: 1621

Re: MC7710 exact procedure to get it working with Routerboard

I've got the MC7304 but since no one else has replied yet...

Does it work with PPP?
Why can't you flash "properly"?
by RogerWilco
Wed Sep 28, 2016 3:10 am
Forum: RouterBOARD hardware
Topic: RB912UAG-2HPnD/BaseBox 2 storage size
Replies: 2
Views: 576

Re: RB912UAG-2HPnD storage size

Not sure about the Basebox 2 unit but the 912 does have 128mb storage space.

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by RogerWilco
Fri Aug 26, 2016 2:32 am
Forum: General
Topic: RouterOS v7.0 beta1 - when?
Replies: 609
Views: 154927

Re: RouterOS v7.0 beta1 - when?

I bought an MC7355 6+ months ago to use as a cell modem. Your page claims it will be in v7, but that still hasn't come out yet. When can I expect to be able to use it? It doesn't even show up in the USB list, let alone the "/interface lte" menu. Thanks. I bought MC7304 and I have the same problem T...
by RogerWilco
Thu Jul 21, 2016 5:05 am
Forum: RouterBOARD hardware
Topic: ZTE ZM8620 or Sierra EM7455 Compatibility
Replies: 17
Views: 5790

Re: ZTE ZM8620 or Sierra EM7455 Compatibility

Would ppp prevent me from using LTE?
No, the speed will be capped at about 25Mbps.
kristaps wrote:We have tested MC7455 locally and  it works with RouterOS  6.36 in ppp serial mode. In routeros v7 this card will have mbim support.
I don't suppose you've tested the new MC7430 too?
by RogerWilco
Sat Jul 09, 2016 3:14 am
Forum: Wireless Networking
Topic: Rb912uag modem mpciexpress change band
Replies: 2
Views: 492

Re: Rb912uag modem mpciexpress change band

If you mean choosing the band than that is up to the modem, not MikroTik.
by RogerWilco
Thu Jul 07, 2016 4:58 am
Forum: RouterBOARD hardware
Topic: CCR, "enterprise ready", seriously???
Replies: 35
Views: 5795

Re: CCR, "enterprise ready", seriously???

@savage:I can understand your frustration, but it sounds like you have moved away from being constructive, to ranting. You word that as is if he JUST started to rant mate ;) When I have something that breaks, the 1st thing I do is go to the community forums and list of bunch of stuff that is of no ...
by RogerWilco
Tue Jul 05, 2016 3:27 am
Forum: General
Topic: Power usages graphing?
Replies: 2
Views: 827

Re: Power usages graphing?

Would also be useful for DC powered devices that run from solar power (like my 912).
by RogerWilco
Sun Jul 03, 2016 3:12 am
Forum: RouterBOARD hardware
Topic: RouterOS and two SIM
Replies: 2
Views: 1459

Re: RouterOS and two SIM

The RB953GS-5HnT-RP has two SIM slots: http://routerboard.com/RB953GS-5HnT-RP
There doesn't appear to be anything documentation on how to use boards with dual-SIM slots.
by RogerWilco
Sun Jun 26, 2016 2:51 am
Forum: RouterBOARD hardware
Topic: Cell towers not created equal
Replies: 2
Views: 767

Re: Cell towers not created equal

No, I don't think you can with Sierra Wireless modems either.

I don't know what modem MikroTik uses in the SXT LTE device...
by RogerWilco
Tue Apr 26, 2016 7:43 am
Forum: RouterBOARD hardware
Topic: It does not work modem sierra mc 7710
Replies: 1
Views: 719

Re: It does not work modem sierra mc 7710

Have you tried disabling LTE and using PPP to see if you can connect to the modem that way? Via the supported hardware list: http://wiki.mikrotik.com/wiki/Supported_Hardware Sierra Wireless MC7710/MC7700 [97] v5.25 and v6.0 If modem uses firmware 3.5 it should be upgraded to 3.5.23.2 firmware releas...
by RogerWilco
Thu Apr 14, 2016 2:42 am
Forum: RouterBOARD hardware
Topic: LTE solution (outdoor) with band 20 (800 MHz) support ?
Replies: 9
Views: 2143

Re: LTE solution (outdoor) with band 20 (800 MHz) support ?

No idea about the Basebox, sorry.

You can pair USB modems or mPCIe modems to most RouterBoards. I've paired the Sierra Wireless/Netgear 312U and 320U to a RB711 and currently use the 320U and SW MC7304 with the RB912.
by RogerWilco
Wed Apr 13, 2016 3:09 am
Forum: RouterBOARD hardware
Topic: LTE solution (outdoor) with band 20 (800 MHz) support ?
Replies: 9
Views: 2143

Re: LTE solution (outdoor) with band 20 (800 MHz) support ?

Since SXT LTE only supports band 3 and 7, is there a viable solution for LTE on band 20 (800MHz) ? Can I add LTE USB stick to some of the Mikrotik outdoor devices ? Or, would m-PCIe solution be better ? If yes, with what to proceed ? You can use any support USB modem or mPCIe modem. Just find one t...
by RogerWilco
Sun Apr 03, 2016 3:32 am
Forum: General
Topic: Netgear 341U -- Gobi 3000 / Sierra Wireless "Gobi 9x15 Multimode 3G/4G LTE Modem (IP passthrough mode)"?
Replies: 27
Views: 3477

Re: Netgear 341U -- Gobi 3000 / Sierra Wireless "Gobi 9x15 Multimode 3G/4G LTE Modem (IP passthrough mode)"?

The 312U and the 320U both work.

Have you tried turning off the IP-passthrough stuff and seeing if you can connect with a PPP interface to start with?
by RogerWilco
Thu Mar 10, 2016 1:17 am
Forum: RouterBOARD hardware
Topic: Any plans for an AC mini-pci card?
Replies: 10
Views: 1547

Re: Any plans for an AC mini-pci card?

There isn't really much of a use for mini-PCI cards nowadays when you've got mPCIe ones. You may be able to get an adapter from eBay though.
by RogerWilco
Thu Mar 10, 2016 1:16 am
Forum: RouterBOARD hardware
Topic: Any RouterBoard with 4G LTE sim card slot available?
Replies: 11
Views: 25562

Re: Any RouterBoard with 4G LTE sim card slot available?

Where is the SIM slot? On the board just above the mPCIe slot. RB912UAG + Huawei ME909u-521 The Huawei ME909u-521 has been used by others and appears to work... What is the difference between European and American in 4G modems? Frequency bands. You'll need to check to make sure the modem supports t...
by RogerWilco
Sun Nov 15, 2015 1:06 am
Forum: General
Topic: Mikrotik 3G as Bridge to Router?
Replies: 9
Views: 2469

Re: Mikrotik 3G as Bridge to Router?

Thanks. This gives me something to think about. Unfortunately I cannot get I static ip for my LTE connection so I'll need something a bit different.
http://www.scribd.com/doc/82742398/Solar-Relay-v2

I've switched to 4G now, but haven't updated guide. Works a treat.
by RogerWilco
Sat Oct 17, 2015 2:09 am
Forum: RouterBOARD hardware
Topic: New Routerboard sector antenna/device
Replies: 31
Views: 4261

Re: Re:

Ok. Interesting. Waiting for specifications...

looks like rb922 with some kind of sectorial

i hope some 2.4ghz sectorial products
I hope for a 2.4 GHz version too.
by RogerWilco
Mon Oct 12, 2015 5:24 am
Forum: RouterBOARD hardware
Topic: New Routerboard sector antenna/device
Replies: 31
Views: 4261

Re: New Routerboard sector antenna/device

Has anyone else noticed MK doesn't like 2.4 GHz with their antennas?
by RogerWilco
Sat Sep 05, 2015 2:37 am
Forum: General
Topic: Windows 10 and netinstall
Replies: 19
Views: 15610

Re: Windows 10 and netinstall

I'll have to give up on Win10. To many problems. Winbox behaving strange,
Works perfectly for me.
by RogerWilco
Thu Aug 20, 2015 3:27 am
Forum: Beginner Basics
Topic: Dual 3G USB Router
Replies: 4
Views: 680

Re: Dual 3G USB Router

Just use a MikroTik router that has two USB ports?
by RogerWilco
Fri Apr 24, 2015 10:37 am
Forum: General
Topic: Sierra Wireless AirCard 320U - LTE mode
Replies: 21
Views: 7566

Re: Sierra Wireless AirCard 320U - LTE mode

We spent quite a bit of time working with Mikrotik to get this fixed for 6.28 We don't see the 50% reduction in pperformance in lte mode though.... it is important to have up to date firmware on the 320U this can be updated with the windows utility. Did another test and it's all working fine now. N...
by RogerWilco
Thu Apr 23, 2015 3:11 am
Forum: General
Topic: Sierra Wireless AirCard 320U - LTE mode
Replies: 21
Views: 7566

Re: Sierra Wireless AirCard 320U - LTE mode

Hey There, I'm struggling incredibly hard to actually get this to work. How did you manage to get direct IP functionality working with the 320u? I'm using firmware 6.29rc9 Cheers! I just downloaded 6.28 and then made sure the router firmware was up to date. That was it. Once it connected, I added a...
by RogerWilco
Tue Apr 21, 2015 4:26 am
Forum: General
Topic: Sierra Wireless AirCard 320U - LTE mode
Replies: 21
Views: 7566

Re: Sierra Wireless AirCard 320U - LTE mode

Thanks MikroTik, with 6.28 DirectIP now works with the Sierra Wireless 320U.

Slight issue though: you get 50% less speed than PPP.
by RogerWilco
Tue Apr 14, 2015 3:43 am
Forum: RouterBOARD hardware
Topic: Adding a 3G/4G modem to the RB433AH
Replies: 1
Views: 573

Re: Adding a 3G/4G modem to the RB433AH

Not really. The RB433AH has mPCI slots, not mPCI Express which modems use.

I'd suggest replacing the board if possible with a more newer model that has a USB port and a mPCIe port.
by RogerWilco
Wed Apr 01, 2015 1:50 am
Forum: General
Topic: [Feature Req.] Enable access to microSD card of 3G usb mode
Replies: 8
Views: 4064

Re: [Feature Req.] Enable access to microSD card of 3G usb mode

The MicoSD slot in the Sierra Wireless 320U modem works with RouterOS.
by RogerWilco
Fri Mar 20, 2015 12:21 am
Forum: RouterBOARD hardware
Topic: 3G/LTE modem for Routerboard
Replies: 6
Views: 4348

Re: 3G/LTE modem for Routerboard

There are plenty of posts on these forums about the ME909u mPCIe modem - have a search.
You'll need to put the SIM onto the RouterBoard.
by RogerWilco
Fri Mar 06, 2015 12:11 am
Forum: General
Topic: Sierra Wireless AirCard 320U - LTE mode
Replies: 21
Views: 7566

Re: Sierra Wireless AirCard 320U - LTE mode

I realise that this thread is a bit old but its right on topic. I'm not sure how to action this, but I believe that this person has identified a potential cause for the LTE mode being inoperable for the Sierra 320U: http://whrl.pl/RdrGwn John on Whirlpool is somewhat of a modem expert! I can't see ...
by RogerWilco
Sun Mar 01, 2015 2:34 am
Forum: General
Topic: MC7304 SIERRA WIRELESS
Replies: 4
Views: 3643

Re: MC7304 SIERRA WIRELESS

Yes, it should work with PPP but not with the LTE interface until v7.

If you are in Australia, I'd wait until MC7430 modem is out in 2nd half of this year that support B28 + the other Telstra 4G bands and NextG.

Source: authorized MikroTik reseller in Australia
by RogerWilco
Wed Feb 11, 2015 5:06 am
Forum: General
Topic: 4g modem MF823 and SMS
Replies: 3
Views: 2030

Re: 4g modem MF823 and SMS

In WinBox, System->Ports, click the firmware button, the check the box "Ignore DirectIP modem". Reboot the router and then give it a go. I don't have that modem or used it so I can't help you set the PPP interface up for that. You can also go back to DirectIP if PPP doesn't work. Remember though, th...
by RogerWilco
Wed Feb 11, 2015 1:38 am
Forum: Wireless Networking
Topic: Huawei E5186 Router
Replies: 2
Views: 1422

Re: Huawei E5186 Router

Personally, I'd go for either the RB912UAG-2HPnD or RB922UAGS-5HPacD.
by RogerWilco
Fri Feb 06, 2015 1:16 am
Forum: Wireless Networking
Topic: Huawei E5186 Router
Replies: 2
Views: 1422

Re: Huawei E5186 Router

Any router can replace that but you will need a LTE modem.
by RogerWilco
Wed Feb 04, 2015 1:09 am
Forum: General
Topic: 4g modem MF823 and SMS
Replies: 3
Views: 2030

Re: 4g modem MF823 and SMS

Does SMS need a serial interface like AT commands do? If this is the case, you probably can't send a SMS with the LTE interface.
Can you send a SMS by disabling DirectIP and connecting via PPP interface?
by RogerWilco
Fri Jan 16, 2015 1:02 am
Forum: General
Topic: Routerboard 951 - poor usb power output
Replies: 15
Views: 4985

Re: Routerboard 951 - poor usb power output

Thanks. I saw that link, but was not sure what that table meant. I have a RB951G-2HnD, so "yes" means it will supply full 1A current, needed for the drive?. Regardless of the actual RouterBOARDs power consumption or DC power supply, the max output for USB 2.0 is 500mA which I believe the RouterBOAR...
by RogerWilco
Fri Jan 16, 2015 12:59 am
Forum: General
Topic: Huawei ME909U-521 serial/ppp
Replies: 2
Views: 1704

Re: Huawei ME909U-521 serial/ppp

You need to disable Direct-IP drivers if it is showing up as an LTE device.
System->Ports->Firmware.
by RogerWilco
Sat Jan 03, 2015 12:19 am
Forum: RouterBOARD hardware
Topic: Mikrotik RB711-UA reset
Replies: 1
Views: 560

Re: Mikrotik RB711-UA reset

You can use the reset button on the board to do this.
by RogerWilco
Wed Dec 31, 2014 11:47 pm
Forum: Wireless Networking
Topic: Two wireless networks with one wireless card
Replies: 8
Views: 1331

Re: Two wireless networks with one wireless card

If you already have a 912, why not to put there additional card?
Time really, not other reason. I think I will do that when the MikroTik distributor opens after New Year and order one. Thanks for the help Jarda.
by RogerWilco
Wed Dec 31, 2014 4:15 am
Forum: Wireless Networking
Topic: Two wireless networks with one wireless card
Replies: 8
Views: 1331

Re: Two wireless networks with one wireless card

Thanks Jarda. My set up is only for my household, so traffic won't ben an issue.

So you're saying it IS possible to share the one radio to do what I want Jarda?
by RogerWilco
Wed Dec 31, 2014 12:11 am
Forum: Wireless Networking
Topic: Two wireless networks with one wireless card
Replies: 8
Views: 1331

Re: Two wireless networks with one wireless card

Thanks Jarda.

WDS works well for me so I'll keep that. I think I'll just get another radio card and have that dedicated to connecting to the hotspot.
by RogerWilco
Tue Dec 30, 2014 11:59 pm
Forum: RouterBOARD hardware
Topic: LTE-A mini-PCIe modems
Replies: 4
Views: 1150

Re: LTE-A mini-PCIe modems

The question is though; will you be able to utilize 300mbps with your ISP? Telstra in Australia with 1800+700MHz can't do that and it would eat your download limit in seconds. It would be better to have a stable connection than the fastest possible. Having said that, I plan to use a hotspot since th...
by RogerWilco
Tue Dec 30, 2014 1:26 am
Forum: Wireless Networking
Topic: Two wireless networks with one wireless card
Replies: 8
Views: 1331

Two wireless networks with one wireless card

I know this is a newbie question but I cannot find what I am after. I have a transparent WDS bridge with my RB912 which somewhat follows the Wiki article: http://wiki.mikrotik.com/wiki/Transparently_Bridge_two_Networks My question is; is it possible to use a Virtual-AP on the 912 to connect to a nea...
by RogerWilco
Mon Dec 29, 2014 12:58 am
Forum: RouterBOARD hardware
Topic: LTE-A mini-PCIe modems
Replies: 4
Views: 1150

Re: LTE-A mini-PCIe modems

You'd have to check the compatibility list and try for yourself. I don't think there are any.

Your best bet would be to use a hotspot thing that ISPs seem to like today and connect to it wirelessly from MK. That way you'll avoid MK not supporting the modem or needing any drivers.
by RogerWilco
Sat Dec 27, 2014 1:29 am
Forum: General
Topic: MS in embedded system/Computer Science
Replies: 1
Views: 525

Re: MS in embedded system/Computer Science

This has zero to do with MikroTik.

Why not look at NSW or other state university websites to see yourself what courses you could enrol in?
by RogerWilco
Fri Dec 26, 2014 1:39 am
Forum: RouterBOARD hardware
Topic: Mikrotik USB Port with WiFi USB Dongle
Replies: 13
Views: 17678

Re: Mikrotik USB Port with WiFi USB Dongle

I need to set a MiniPci LTE to get internet in the routerborad using the MiniPCIe. And I need also, 2,4Ghz and 5Ghz WIFi at the same time. But there is no routerborad with two radios. Im using RB912UAG-5HPnD. Not possible with that board. Once you plug in a mPCIe the USB port is useless. You can on...
by RogerWilco
Thu Dec 25, 2014 1:21 am
Forum: General
Topic: Protecting Tower Equipment from "Salt"
Replies: 5
Views: 1189

Re: Protecting Tower Equipment from "Salt"

The salty air near the ocean seems to be able to corrode even stainless steel over time If it is any less the 316 grade then even stainless steel will corrode in salt environments. I don't have the NetMetal, but I can't see how caulking with something like silicon would hurt. Or wrap the area aroun...
by RogerWilco
Wed Dec 24, 2014 2:22 am
Forum: RouterBOARD hardware
Topic: RB912UAG-2HPnD + R11e-5HACD and USB port device
Replies: 15
Views: 3729

Re: RB912UAG-2HPnD + R11e-5HACD and USB port device

I emailed support: the answer is no, the USB port is inactive too with the 912UAG.

@MikroTik: would one of these work: mPCIe to dual USB adapter work in allowing more than one USB device?
by RogerWilco
Tue Dec 23, 2014 1:07 am
Forum: General
Topic: 3G PCIe vs. 3G USB
Replies: 5
Views: 1143

Re: 3G PCIe vs. 3G USB

Why does Mikrotik not build a Routerboard with a built in 3g radio? Network support for one. Different telcos use different bands and to be a good product, the modem would need to support nearly EVERY 3G/4G band in the world. Note a mPCIe modem will use less power, work better at much higher temper...
by RogerWilco
Thu Nov 20, 2014 12:15 am
Forum: RouterBOARD hardware
Topic: RB912UAG-2HPnD + R11e-5HACD and USB port device
Replies: 15
Views: 3729

Re: RB912UAG-2HPnD + R11e-5HACD and USB port device

@MikroTik: does the RB922UAGS-5HPacD suffer the same problem?
by RogerWilco
Tue Nov 18, 2014 11:49 pm
Forum: General
Topic: LTE ME909u-521 Mini-PCIe
Replies: 53
Views: 35132

Re: LTE ME909u-521 Mini-PCIe

Hi, I have a problem with ME909u-521 Mini-PCIe card and RB912UAG... for 4G internet access. Everything seems configured , ping the google.fr pass from the interface of the mikrotik but not from my computer have you a idea ? Thank. ME909u-521 Mini-PCIe : 11.235.07.00.00 RouterOS : 6.21.1 Did you and...
by RogerWilco
Wed Nov 12, 2014 1:19 am
Forum: RouterBOARD hardware
Topic: RB912UAG-2HPnD + R11e-5HACD and USB port device
Replies: 15
Views: 3729

Re: RB912UAG-2HPnD + R11e-5HACD and USB port device

So the next question is, does the RB953GS-5HnT have a USB hub so that one can run 2 miniPCIe modems AND a USB device at the same time? http://routerboard.com/RB953GS-5HnT edit: answer was in the pdf: One powered USB 2.0 port, cannot be used simultaneously with J404 miniPCIe slot for 3G modem (softw...
by RogerWilco
Sun Nov 09, 2014 12:58 am
Forum: RouterBOARD hardware
Topic: RB912UAG-2HPnD + R11e-5HACD and USB port device
Replies: 15
Views: 3729

Re: RB912UAG-2HPnD + R11e-5HACD and USB port device

The mini-pci express slot offers several connectivities: PCI express, USB 2.0, SMBus, SIM card, LEDs and power. Modem cards use the USB lanes, so essentially the USB port will get "hijacked" by them. Wireless cards on the other hand use the PCI express lanes, leaving the USB port available. So if o...
by RogerWilco
Sat Nov 08, 2014 1:22 am
Forum: RouterBOARD hardware
Topic: RB912UAG-2HPnD + R11e-5HACD and USB port device
Replies: 15
Views: 3729

Re: RB912UAG-2HPnD + R11e-5HACD and USB port device

Any word on this Normis?
by RogerWilco
Sat Nov 08, 2014 1:21 am
Forum: Wireless Networking
Topic: MikroTik Router for LTE Category 6
Replies: 0
Views: 924

Re: MikroTik Router for LTE Category 6

It depends on the modem. mPCIe from Huawei or Sierra Wireless are your best bet.
by RogerWilco
Tue Nov 04, 2014 2:55 am
Forum: RouterBOARD hardware
Topic: RB912UAG-2HPnD + R11e-5HACD and USB port device
Replies: 15
Views: 3729

Re: RB912UAG-2HPnD + R11e-5HACD and USB port device

USB will be disabled only if you use a modem in the miniPCIe slot. in your case it is a 802.11 wireless card, not a modem So if you have a 4G modem in the mPCIe slot the USB port becomes essentially useless? Yes, this is specified in the quick guide and other information pages http://i.mt.lv/router...
by RogerWilco
Mon Nov 03, 2014 2:09 am
Forum: RouterBOARD hardware
Topic: RB912UAG-2HPnD + R11e-5HACD and USB port device
Replies: 15
Views: 3729

Re: RB912UAG-2HPnD + R11e-5HACD and USB port device

USB will be disabled only if you use a modem in the miniPCIe slot. in your case it is a 802.11 wireless card, not a modem
So if you have a 4G modem in the mPCIe slot the USB port becomes essentially useless?
by RogerWilco
Sat Oct 11, 2014 2:20 am
Forum: Beginner Basics
Topic: which router for LTE
Replies: 1
Views: 533

Re: which router for LTE

I want to buy a RouterOS router into which I can put a LTE (1800MHz) sim card. Which ones are good for that? I believe I need to buy additional MicroPCI cards that I can then put into the router. Is this a industrial grade solution? Any router with the mPCIe slot and SIM slot will work fine. Not re...
by RogerWilco
Sat Oct 11, 2014 2:10 am
Forum: RouterBOARD hardware
Topic: Sierra Wireless MC7710 LTE - which DL speed do you get?
Replies: 12
Views: 3965

Re: Sierra Wireless MC7710 LTE - which DL speed do you get?

No worries. Let me know how you get on.
I have the SW 320U modem so I'm not sure if all Sierra Wireless modems support it. If you run that command your modem will show what it does support.

Just remember though if you force it to LTE only (06) and the 4G signal drops, it won't connect to 3G.
by RogerWilco
Mon Sep 29, 2014 3:35 am
Forum: General
Topic: Compatible Motherboards list update?
Replies: 12
Views: 3320

Re: Compatible Motherboards list update?

Well, then remove this list.
Because on mikrotik site things which are not maintained by mikrotik, at least looks strange.
It's on the Wiki. Why is that strange?
by RogerWilco
Sun Sep 28, 2014 3:21 am
Forum: General
Topic: Compatible Motherboards list update?
Replies: 12
Views: 3320

Re: Compatible Motherboards list update?

Another anti-MikroTik user. There are hundreds of different motherboards on the market from more than a dozen different manufactures, not including OEM versions. How can MikroTik possibly test them all? Why not use a trial or contact the reseller you bought a licence from for a refund if you cannot ...
by RogerWilco
Wed Sep 24, 2014 2:57 am
Forum: General
Topic: Microsoft's XBOX One STRICT NAT type
Replies: 2
Views: 1604

Re: Microsoft's XBOX One STRICT NAT type

Very informative post. I like the part where you post what you have tried and ask for help.
by RogerWilco
Sun Sep 21, 2014 2:27 am
Forum: General
Topic: Sierra Wireless MC7710 GPS with RouterOS 6.5
Replies: 19
Views: 9676

Re: Sierra Wireless MC7710 GPS with RouterOS 6.5

Have you tried the modem in a PC? May just be the 7710 that is damaged?
by RogerWilco
Fri Sep 19, 2014 2:26 am
Forum: Wireless Networking
Topic: LTE/4G max bandwidth
Replies: 7
Views: 3088

Re: LTE/4G max bandwidth

I get from 12 to 16.8mbps with a 320U with PPP.
You need to use the LTE interface to get the full speed available.
by RogerWilco
Sat Sep 13, 2014 5:41 am
Forum: RouterBOARD hardware
Topic: Cat 4 LTE/3G Mini PCIe card compatibility for RB912UAG-2HPnD
Replies: 7
Views: 2838

Re: Cat 4 LTE/3G Mini PCIe card compatibility for RB912UAG-2

Thanks for your reply Roger, Are they Cat4? I was under the impression that they were Cat3... Yep, you're right sorry. Cat 3. The question is though will you be able to get 150mbps down? Even with Telstra 4G across the ditch I can't get anywhere near that speed. I'd just go for a Sierra Wireless mo...
by RogerWilco
Thu Sep 11, 2014 2:53 am
Forum: General
Topic: working with MC7710
Replies: 6
Views: 1162

Re: working with MC7710

There are a few posts on this: http://forum.mikrotik.com/viewtopic.php?f=3&t=86192&hilit=MC7710 http://forum.mikrotik.com/viewtopic.php?f=1&t=79806&hilit=7710%5C http://forum.mikrotik.com/viewtopic.php?f=3&t=63799&hilit=7710%5C http://forum.mikrotik.com/viewtopic.php?f=2&t=88884&hilit=MC7710 I think...
by RogerWilco
Wed Sep 10, 2014 9:36 am
Forum: Wireless Networking
Topic: 300 meter linktest with trees as obstruction
Replies: 19
Views: 2704

Re: 300 meter linktest with trees as obstruction

No worries, mate.

In a week or so, I'm going to try and align the antennas better and see what happens then.
The link is also WDS with non-MIMO antennas.
by RogerWilco
Wed Sep 10, 2014 9:19 am
Forum: Wireless Networking
Topic: 300 meter linktest with trees as obstruction
Replies: 19
Views: 2704

Re: 300 meter linktest with trees as obstruction

@Plisken: you referring to me? Ping is below. Very stable link. 100% uptime for months at a time. The only time the link drops is when a bird sits on the enclosure in front of the antenna (the small shit pile under the antenna suggests they do). Microsoft Windows [Version 6.3.9600] (c) 2013 Microsof...
by RogerWilco
Wed Sep 10, 2014 3:41 am
Forum: Wireless Networking
Topic: 300 meter linktest with trees as obstruction
Replies: 19
Views: 2704

Re: 300 meter linktest with trees as obstruction

I have a 3KM link with a SXT Lite2 on one end and a 912 on the other with an 11.3 dB antenna. Settings are wireless-N @ 2.4GHz. Goes through about 20M of thick bush - you can't see anything through it + the neither end are particularly aligned well. For the home end I just stood behind it whilst squ...
by RogerWilco
Wed Sep 10, 2014 3:37 am
Forum: RouterBOARD hardware
Topic: Cat 4 LTE/3G Mini PCIe card compatibility for RB912UAG-2HPnD
Replies: 7
Views: 2838

Re: Cat 4 LTE/3G Mini PCIe card compatibility for RB912UAG-2

May I ask why you can't use a Sierra Wireless or Huawei mPCIe LTE card that is known to work already?
by RogerWilco
Wed Sep 10, 2014 3:35 am
Forum: General
Topic: working with MC7710
Replies: 6
Views: 1162

Re: working with MC7710

Are you using PPP or LTE interface?
The band as in what it connects to?

The MC8xxx series are not LTE modems and works lightly differently.
by RogerWilco
Tue Sep 09, 2014 3:52 am
Forum: General
Topic: working with MC7710
Replies: 6
Views: 1162

Re: working with MC7710

There are a couple of posts on the forms about this card.
Don't you have to set it to mPCIe?
by RogerWilco
Tue Aug 26, 2014 2:14 am
Forum: Wireless Networking
Topic: 3G modems interfaces - LTE and ppp
Replies: 6
Views: 6984

Re: 3G modems interfaces - LTE and ppp

Have you added a DHCP client to the LTE interface and have masquerading turned on?
I'm not sure what you mean when you say 3G modems works as a router and it "unload modem itself".
LTE and PPP connection to a USB modem work pretty much the same.
by RogerWilco
Sat Aug 16, 2014 3:47 am
Forum: Wireless Networking
Topic: USB Router for Huawei E3276s-150
Replies: 1
Views: 1125

Re: USB Router for Huawei E3276s-150

Look for a model under Wireless for home and office section on routerboard.com.
Search the forums first to see if the modem is even supported. If not, MikroTik may be able to add support for it.
by RogerWilco
Wed Aug 13, 2014 7:12 am
Forum: General
Topic: 3G/4G Modem Setup In USA
Replies: 9
Views: 2536

Re: 3G/4G Modem Setup In USA

No worries and thanks for the karma!
You can get around 12-14mbps with the 320U currently.
by RogerWilco
Wed Aug 13, 2014 3:03 am
Forum: General
Topic: 3G/4G Modem Setup In USA
Replies: 9
Views: 2536

Re: 3G/4G Modem Setup In USA

The ones n eBay are legit I believe. People in Australia buy them quite often from eBay and they are unlocked.

SMS does work through the Watcher software and other routers, not sure about RouterOS though.
by RogerWilco
Sun Aug 10, 2014 5:21 am
Forum: General
Topic: 3G/4G Modem Setup In USA
Replies: 9
Views: 2536

Re: 3G/4G Modem Setup In USA

Sierra Wireless (now Netgear) gave common USB modems (320, 330U).
http://www.netgear.com/home/products/mo ... /320U.aspx

LTE interface doesn't work yet, but they are defiantly usable with MikroTik, not sure about SMS.
by RogerWilco
Sun Aug 10, 2014 3:12 am
Forum: General
Topic: Windows 8.1.1 LogIn to SMB
Replies: 9
Views: 4722

Re: Windows 8.1.1 LogIn to SMB

Microsoft is only trying to make things more secure. It is not that much of an ask for things talking to Windows to make sure the requests are signed.
by RogerWilco
Sun Aug 10, 2014 2:54 am
Forum: Beginner Basics
Topic: ZTE MF667
Replies: 21
Views: 7468

Re: ZTE MF667

Hey RogerWilco, thanks for your answer. Could you please describe the procedure to do that for me please? Actually I'm a Mac user, but I'll use my friends computer wit OS Windows. Thanks & Regards. I don't have a ZTE modem so I can't offer much help. You need to download the ZTE dialler software. I...
by RogerWilco
Fri Aug 08, 2014 3:04 am
Forum: Beginner Basics
Topic: ZTE MF667
Replies: 21
Views: 7468

Re: ZTE MF667

Hey,
any solution yet?

:)
The solution was to put the modem into a Windows PC and make the changes there, then plug it back in the router.
by RogerWilco
Thu Aug 07, 2014 2:59 am
Forum: Wireless Networking
Topic: Tracking Message Issue with Huawei 4G Modem
Replies: 0
Views: 501

Re: Tracking Message Issue with Huawei 4G Modem

What is an "eNB"?
by RogerWilco
Thu Jul 31, 2014 2:50 am
Forum: Beginner Basics
Topic: ZTE MF667
Replies: 21
Views: 7468

Re: ZTE MF667

You're welcome herbrico ;)
by RogerWilco
Thu Jul 31, 2014 2:47 am
Forum: Wireless Networking
Topic: Using Mikrotik in Antarctica?
Replies: 4
Views: 960

Re: Using Mikrotik in Antarctica?

If you don't put it outdoors it would.
by RogerWilco
Wed Jul 30, 2014 2:49 am
Forum: Wireless Networking
Topic: Huawei E3276s-150 4G Stick need help
Replies: 1
Views: 1103

Re: Huawei E3276s-150 4G Stick need help

Have you tried the Huawei website?
by RogerWilco
Wed Jul 30, 2014 2:48 am
Forum: Beginner Basics
Topic: ZTE MF667
Replies: 21
Views: 7468

Re: ZTE MF667

You'll have to send support file to MikroTik.
Before you do that though, can you put the modem in a Windows PC and use the ZTE connection software (if it exists) to issue AT commands?
by RogerWilco
Tue Jul 29, 2014 3:06 am
Forum: Beginner Basics
Topic: ZTE MF667
Replies: 21
Views: 7468

Re: ZTE MF667

I'm not sure why the info box will get the detail but accessing the channel direct won't.

Until someone else who has this modem or another ZTE posts, the only think I can suggest is to just try again with a different channel from 0 up to how many the modems has.
by RogerWilco
Mon Jul 28, 2014 8:58 am
Forum: Beginner Basics
Topic: ZTE MF667
Replies: 21
Views: 7468

Re: ZTE MF667

If it won't let you type anything then you are trying the wrong channel.
Please attach a screenshot of the ppp-out1 interface (without the info box covering it).
by RogerWilco
Mon Jul 28, 2014 3:18 am
Forum: Beginner Basics
Topic: ZTE MF667
Replies: 21
Views: 7468

Re: ZTE MF667

Go to the terminal and type:
/system serial-terminal usb1 channel=xx
Replace usb1 with the port the ZTE is plugged in to. Replace the XX with the info channel number.
by RogerWilco
Sun Jul 27, 2014 6:44 am
Forum: Beginner Basics
Topic: ZTE MF667
Replies: 21
Views: 7468

Re: ZTE MF667

The below is for Sierra Wireless modems but most share the same standard command set so ZTE modems may work with them. AT!SELRAT? will return the current radio access technology (RAT). By default, it should be set to 00 - automatic. AT!SELRAT=? will show what the modem can connect to. To force it to...
by RogerWilco
Wed Jul 23, 2014 8:00 am
Forum: General
Topic: ROS 6.3 + Sierra 320U USB LTE. how do you make it work?
Replies: 8
Views: 2901

Re: ROS 6.3 + Sierra 320U USB LTE. how do you make it work?

Where is this configuration ? In modem settings or in Mikrotik system ? Where exactly/specifically ? Open WinBox and go to System -> Ports on the left hand side. Then click the 'Firmware' button. Uncheck the box, then reboot. On ppp metod SW 320U works only in HSDPA/HSDPA+/3G mode ? Not LTE ? (sorr...
by RogerWilco
Fri Jul 18, 2014 6:24 am
Forum: General
Topic: how to block teamviewer?
Replies: 12
Views: 10211

Re: how to block teamviewer?

Why would you want to block it?
hi roger

due of company policy :) thanks guys your prompt response gonna try this if this TV wont pass through via 443.

thanks
Ahh, right. Thought it was odd why an individual or household would want to.
by RogerWilco
Fri Jul 18, 2014 2:21 am
Forum: General
Topic: LTE mobility problems on RB912UAG-2HPnD with MC7710
Replies: 2
Views: 1852

Re: LTE mobility problems on RB912UAG-2HPnD with MC7710

Also is there any way to deactivate the GSM mode? i am using a script that from time to time it checks if the LTE interface is on GSM and if it is the script restart the LTE interface, it works but it is not an elegant solution. You can block GSM altogether via the SW modem. Not sure if that is ide...
by RogerWilco
Fri Jul 18, 2014 2:12 am
Forum: General
Topic: how to block teamviewer?
Replies: 12
Views: 10211

Re: how to block teamviewer?

Why would you want to block it?
by RogerWilco
Thu Jul 17, 2014 3:11 am
Forum: General
Topic: Block Microsoft updates over 3G network
Replies: 9
Views: 1638

Re: Block Microsoft updates over 3G network

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Windows_Se ... e_Services
Have the Windows PCs connect to a Windows Server. Only the server will download the updates then pass onto the clients.
I believe the client PCs with WSUS configured then will only try to get updates from the central server.
by RogerWilco
Tue Jul 15, 2014 2:58 am
Forum: General
Topic: YOTA modem does not work with RB751
Replies: 1
Views: 585

Re: YOTA modem does not work with RB751

good afternoon I have a question .... been testing 3G and 4G modem with mikrotik RB751, but we have a brand of modem YOTA, here in Managua, we see that in reviewing the versions 6.0 and 6.4 have been updated including some modems YOTA, but with the latest models that are distributed have not achiev...
by RogerWilco
Tue Jul 15, 2014 2:56 am
Forum: General
Topic: Looking for a suggestion for a x86 SBC for RouterOS
Replies: 10
Views: 2049

Re: Looking for a suggestion for a x86 SBC for RouterOS

Can anyone suggest a low power (watts), 2 ethernet (gigabit) port , usb based single board computer to host RouterOS. I like the Mikrotik products and I continue to install and support many in the field but I would like to experiment with an x86 based router. I don't need any wireless support. For ...
by RogerWilco
Mon Jul 14, 2014 3:11 am
Forum: Wireless Networking
Topic: Metal 9HPn frequencies in Russia
Replies: 2
Views: 729

Re: Metal 9HPn frequencies in Russia

Hello!
What about the using 9HPn in Russia? Whether someone's experience?
Interesting the number of networks and the features of frequency licenses
(The band is 902-927 MHz)
Does the Russian Government has a website for the communications depart and list these sorts of things?
by RogerWilco
Mon Jul 14, 2014 3:07 am
Forum: Wireless Networking
Topic: setup basic Point to Point using Groove 52HPn
Replies: 3
Views: 2455

Re: setup basic Point to Point using Groove 52HPn

Hi I am a total noob at setting up wireless and I have just purchased some Groove52HPn for our site to site connections. I have some questions: - Can I setup wireless connection with just these item of same type? I have read Wireless_Station_Modes Wiki but not sure about it. - If yes, where can I f...
by RogerWilco
Thu Jul 10, 2014 1:54 am
Forum: RouterBOARD hardware
Topic: Why do you remove 411UAHR RB model with COM port?
Replies: 44
Views: 5987

Re: Why do you remove 411UAHR RB model with COM port?

2. USB-UART cable. 5v TTL. Not polar, but differential. Not stable for impact noise. Very unreliable connection socket to USB. Bad quality due to China fake chips.
Don't buy a Chinese made cable? Buy from a reputable company? Seems pretty straight-forward with that issue.
by RogerWilco
Wed Jul 09, 2014 2:31 am
Forum: General
Topic: ROS 6.3 + Sierra 320U USB LTE. how do you make it work?
Replies: 8
Views: 2901

Re: ROS 6.3 + Sierra 320U USB LTE. how do you make it work?

The 320U has worked since 5.4 using PPP connection. It still doesn't work with LTE/DirectIP Vendor/product id pair should be 0x0f3d/0x68AA and DirectIP firmware loaded on the modem. . I have no idea who put that on the Wiki. It doesn't even make sense. The drivers are not in the modem and never have...
by RogerWilco
Sat Jul 05, 2014 3:02 am
Forum: RouterBOARD hardware
Topic: ZTE 636 and Mikrotik
Replies: 3
Views: 1218

Re: ZTE 636 and Mikrotik

Anyone got ZTE636 running on Mikrotik. I can't seem to make it work. Whatever data and info channel combination I try the damn thing just doesn't connect. Pin is disabled with ZTE software, username/password/apn works fine with ZTE software but not with RouterOS 6.15. Any ideas? JF. Send a support ...
by RogerWilco
Sat Jul 05, 2014 3:01 am
Forum: RouterBOARD hardware
Topic: RB450G Voltage Reads 2.6V Low
Replies: 5
Views: 1294

Re: RB450G Voltage Reads 2.6V Low

I didn't expect the volt meter on my RB450G to be fantastic but I was shocked to find it reading nearly 3V lower than my Fluke, tested at the RB's power jack while it was running. Is there any way to calibrate this thing to a known voltage? It's on a battery system and I'd at least like the running...
by RogerWilco
Fri Jul 04, 2014 8:28 am
Forum: RouterBOARD hardware
Topic: Wifi / LTE problem
Replies: 3
Views: 1745

Re: Wifi / LTE problem

I've just connected LTE dongle with active usb hub and the problem is gone. I wonder if routerboard isn't able to provide voltage for both wifi and usb port? Probably. As far as I can tell, MK support full USB 2.0 power specs but a lot of USB modems in 4G modem attempt to draw more than the 500mA s...
by RogerWilco
Fri Jul 04, 2014 8:17 am
Forum: General
Topic: USB 3G modem
Replies: 4
Views: 1842

Re: USB 3G modem

Hello We have a mikrotik routerboard RB951Ui-2HnD and I need to set up a 3G connection using an Alcatel Onetouch USB modem. The device doesn't connect through the USB even after a firmware update. Anyone know of maybe generic drivers or work around to get this up and running? You've just gone and h...
by RogerWilco
Fri Jul 04, 2014 8:14 am
Forum: Beginner Basics
Topic: Setting up RB411
Replies: 9
Views: 1634

Re: Setting up RB411

i need all the steps please? anyone?
Well, you could start by explaining what exactly you want to achieve, rather than being somewhat vague.
by RogerWilco
Wed Jul 02, 2014 3:25 am
Forum: Wireless Networking
Topic: Intel XMM 7160 4G Module Driver
Replies: 1
Views: 1470

Re: Intel XMM 7160 4G Module Driver

If you would like, you could test the HUAWEI ME906E 4G LTE NGFF M.2 with RouterBoard. You'll need an adapter to convert it to mPCIe.

That would be really helpful. The ME906E uses considerably less power than its mPCIe counterpart, which works with RB.
by RogerWilco
Sat Jun 28, 2014 3:38 am
Forum: General
Topic: Windows 8.1.1 LogIn to SMB
Replies: 9
Views: 4722

Re: Windows 8.1.1 LogIn to SMB

This problem is caused by the "Secure Negotiate" feature that was added to SMB 3.0 for Windows Server 2012 and Windows 8. This feature depends upon the correct signing of error responses by all SMBv2 servers, including servers that support only protocol versions 2.0 and 2.1. Some third-party file s...
by RogerWilco
Sat Jun 28, 2014 3:34 am
Forum: RouterBOARD hardware
Topic: Request: DC Lugs on integrated units
Replies: 5
Views: 1631

Re: Request: DC Lugs on integrated units

More WISPs are moving to DC plants at their tower sites. It would be rather convenient for integrated Mikrotik devices to come with DC lugs for easier integration into these environments. I'm referring to products like the CCRs, RB1100s, RB2011s, etc. These do have DC power jacks. What is a "DC lug...
by RogerWilco
Fri Jun 27, 2014 3:22 am
Forum: Wireless Networking
Topic: WRT54G times are back...
Replies: 17
Views: 3107

Re: WRT54G times are back...

You're not going to get any help by just ranting nonsense. You still haven't said what issue you're having, just vague jabbering about 1997.
I don't wish to be rude, but your English is not helping either. I still can't understand half of what your are putting.
by RogerWilco
Fri Jun 27, 2014 3:18 am
Forum: Wireless Networking
Topic: Sierra MC8704 not responding on RB411
Replies: 2
Views: 986

Re: Sierra MC8704 not responding on RB411

What data channel are you using?
What does
/port print
say?
by RogerWilco
Fri Jun 27, 2014 3:16 am
Forum: Wireless Networking
Topic: What Radio Wireless is Suitable for 8KM distance?
Replies: 2
Views: 902

Re: What Radio Wireless is Suitable for 8KM distance?

Since no one has replied yet, I will.
What is the terrain like? Are you rural or in a town?

I doubt you'll get full 100mps. I've got a 2km link (one end with SXT Lite2) and don't get anywhere near that speed.
by RogerWilco
Thu Jun 26, 2014 3:28 am
Forum: Wireless Networking
Topic: WRT54G times are back...
Replies: 17
Views: 3107

Re: WRT54G times are back...

Complaining with no information doesn't send any message. Your post just comes across as someone bitter having a rant. Have you even contacted support with whatever your issue is? What do you want ? We are doing business, not R&D of MT bugs! Time is money and when we pay and loosing the customers w...
by RogerWilco
Tue Jun 24, 2014 6:50 am
Forum: General
Topic: Feature request: SMB v3 or proper v2 support
Replies: 0
Views: 1523

Feature request: SMB v3 or proper v2 support

Any plans for SMB v3 or updated v2 support so 3rd party signing does not need to be disabled for Windows 8.1 machines? This problem is caused by the "Secure Negotiate" feature that was added to SMB 3.0 for Windows Server 2012 and Windows 8. This feature depends upon the correct signing of error resp...
by RogerWilco
Tue Jun 24, 2014 3:11 am
Forum: RouterBOARD hardware
Topic: Request: DC Lugs on integrated units
Replies: 5
Views: 1631

Re: Request: DC Lugs on integrated units

More WISPs are moving to DC plants at their tower sites. It would be rather convenient for integrated Mikrotik devices to come with DC lugs for easier integration into these environments. I'm referring to products like the CCRs, RB1100s, RB2011s, etc. These do have DC power jacks. What is a "DC lug"?
by RogerWilco
Tue Jun 24, 2014 3:06 am
Forum: Wireless Networking
Topic: WRT54G times are back...
Replies: 17
Views: 3107

Re: WRT54G times are back...

Complaining with no information doesn't send any message. Your post just comes across as someone bitter having a rant.
Have you even contacted support with whatever your issue is?
by RogerWilco
Fri Jun 20, 2014 3:14 am
Forum: Beginner Basics
Topic: Huawei E3131 3G modem support
Replies: 4
Views: 2361

Re: Huawei E3131 3G modem support

Thanks for your reply and input.
Pitty that I am not able to get an exact answer. But you have helped send me in the correct direction.
Thanks
No worries. Do you have to use the E3131?
by RogerWilco
Thu Jun 19, 2014 2:37 am
Forum: Beginner Basics
Topic: Huawei E3131 3G modem support
Replies: 4
Views: 2361

Re: Huawei E3131 #G modem support

Good day, I am looking at buying a rb with the intent of putting a 3G backup. I have looked at the hardware supported list and I dono see the Huawei E3131 modem there. 1: Will this work with the mikrotik? 2: If not is there a way for me to somehow get it supported? I just wanted to check before I g...
by RogerWilco
Wed Jun 18, 2014 3:06 am
Forum: RouterBOARD hardware
Topic: RouterBoard 411U Supported 3G USB Devices
Replies: 27
Views: 11346

Re: RouterBoard 411U Supported 3G USB Devices

Something like this: http://www.alibaba.com/product-detail/3g-serial-modem_617996113.html You can get these for 59$/piece and they are stable. We don't use ac/dc adapters that come with these modems but instead bought other 7.5V ac/adapters which are higher quality. Which is the max data rate can b...
by RogerWilco
Tue Jun 17, 2014 1:51 am
Forum: RouterBOARD hardware
Topic: RB 411 UAHR AND SIERRAWIRELESS MC7305
Replies: 7
Views: 1961

Re: RB 411 UAHR AND SIERRAWIRELESS MC7305

Hello RogerWilco, can You please tell me which modems 3G and 4g have You been using? Thank You Im spanish not english excuse my english Sierra Wireless 312U modem Netgear/Sierra Wireless 320U modem Currently the 320U doesn't work correctly with DirectIP so you are limited to 14-15mbps for 4G but it...
by RogerWilco
Sun Jun 08, 2014 3:39 am
Forum: RouterBOARD hardware
Topic: RB433UAH and Arduino Uno/Mega and Ethernet shield
Replies: 18
Views: 10264

Re: RB433UAH and Arduino Uno/Mega and Ethernet shield

My apology for not experimenting with this in a while. I've been busy with another project. I am now at a point where this function would be useful. I will try to make time soon to see if I can login to the Mikrotik router through the USB port. That would probably be the simplest solution involving...
by RogerWilco
Fri Jun 06, 2014 8:22 am
Forum: General
Topic: Connecting to serial devices with a USB FTDI TTL-232 cable
Replies: 3
Views: 2053

Re: Connecting to serial devices with a USB FTDI TTL-232 cab

I use USB to serial adapter to connect serial UPS to RouterBoard. One place use FTDI usb to serial on other Prolific convert both working for connecting UPS for now not try anything else. Thanks for the reply. Is it the UPS MikroTik supports or do you talk to it via serial-terminal? If anybody has ...
by RogerWilco
Fri Jun 06, 2014 7:26 am
Forum: General
Topic: Connecting to serial devices with a USB FTDI TTL-232 cable
Replies: 3
Views: 2053

Connecting to serial devices with a USB FTDI TTL-232 cable

Would it be possible to: - connect a USB FTDI TTL-232 cable like this from Sparkfun https://www.sparkfun.com/products/9717 to a RouterBOARDs USB port OR use normal USB to serial cable - configure the port settings for the USB port that the serial device needs via System/Ports such as baud rate, pari...
by RogerWilco
Wed Jun 04, 2014 2:52 am
Forum: General
Topic: Feature Request: 2G/3G network selection manually
Replies: 4
Views: 990

Re: Feature Request: 2G/3G network selection manually

Thanks Roger for right direction got the commands for Huawei and ZTE.
No probs!
by RogerWilco
Tue Jun 03, 2014 2:35 am
Forum: General
Topic: Feature Request: 2G/3G network selection manually
Replies: 4
Views: 990

Re: Feature Request: 2G/3G network selection manually

Hi Mikrotik Team, We have many rural locations where 3G(WCDMA) network coverage is poor due to this we face so much signal and connectivity drop issues. Is it possible to add a feature for selecting manual network like GPRS/WCDMA in PPP-Client interface. Many other routers like Dlink/Tplink etc hav...
by RogerWilco
Fri May 30, 2014 3:26 am
Forum: RouterBOARD hardware
Topic: RB 411 UAHR AND SIERRAWIRELESS MC7305
Replies: 7
Views: 1961

Re: RB 411 UAHR AND SIERRAWIRELESS MC7305

Just a word of advice....don't use Mikrotik routers with any mobile solution. Not 2g, not 3g and not LTE. It's not stable, it's not production ready and they are not officially supporting any of it. Go for industrial routers. Yes, you will pay more but you will have possibly 0 problems and 0 costs ...
by RogerWilco
Tue May 20, 2014 5:32 am
Forum: RouterBOARD hardware
Topic: RouterBoard 912 3G modem will not connect
Replies: 5
Views: 1550

Re: RouterBoard 912 3G modem will not connect

In your first post though, the last log entry says the modem has connected...

My 4G USB modem does that echo thing too sometimes. I just leave it or disable then enable the PPP interface again. Not sure why it happens.
by RogerWilco
Tue May 20, 2014 5:30 am
Forum: RouterBOARD hardware
Topic: RouterBoard with 4G/LTE ?
Replies: 2
Views: 803

Re: RouterBoard with 4G/LTE ?

None. MK don't make boards with them. You need your own supported modem.
Somebody who lives in Brazil, apart from you apparently, may be able to look at supported modems and their frequencies that work with Brazilian carriers.
by RogerWilco
Wed Apr 09, 2014 3:00 am
Forum: Wireless Networking
Topic: 3G gateway with RB.912UAG and huawei e173 u2
Replies: 4
Views: 2282

Re: 3G gateway with RB.912UAG and huawei e173 u2

Is it important - plug modem in working router or start RouterOs with modem plugged in?!
Doesn't make a difference really.
by RogerWilco
Tue Apr 08, 2014 2:08 am
Forum: Wireless Networking
Topic: 3G gateway with RB.912UAG and huawei e173 u2
Replies: 4
Views: 2282

Re: 3G gateway with RB.912UAG and huawei e173 u2

Do you have NAT masquerading turned on?
Also, you are not using Peer DNS? Why not use your ISPs?
by RogerWilco
Tue Apr 08, 2014 2:05 am
Forum: RouterBOARD hardware
Topic: Netgear AC762s LTE adapter & Routerboard
Replies: 9
Views: 2695

Re: Netgear AC762s LTE adapter & Routerboard

Not sure what else could be wrong, but since it has a web config page, I'd email MikroTik and send a support output file.
Why not keep the APN that issues the public one? Does the Info button show any errors?

Just a though, what settings do you have in the modem?

Do you have NAT masquerading on?
by RogerWilco
Mon Apr 07, 2014 3:44 am
Forum: RouterBOARD hardware
Topic: Netgear AC762s LTE adapter & Routerboard
Replies: 9
Views: 2695

Re: Netgear AC762s LTE adapter & Routerboard

Try:
- Data channel = 3
- Info channel = 2
- Dialling = *99#
- Dial command = ATDT
- your username/password if required by your ISP
- Use Peer DNS
- Add default route

Once done, click the Info button on the right and see if it connects fine to get cell information.
by RogerWilco
Mon Apr 07, 2014 3:41 am
Forum: Beginner Basics
Topic: sxt lite 2 downgrade
Replies: 3
Views: 1023

Re: sxt lite 2 downgrade

now i want to downgrade to 5.15 and and 5.5...
Why would you want to? That's like saying I have Windows 8 but I'd prefer to downgrade to Windows 3.1?
by RogerWilco
Sun Apr 06, 2014 3:16 am
Forum: General
Topic: Winbox + Windows RT
Replies: 12
Views: 4021

Re: Winbox + Windows RT

I would also like to request a WinBox version for Windows RT. If you purchase the official MS USB to Ethernet adapter for the Surface, it will work on RT. The drivers are disabled by default, but are still on the Surface (you need 8.1). To get around no WinBox for now, I just use a Telnet app to co...
by RogerWilco
Sun Apr 06, 2014 3:12 am
Forum: RouterBOARD hardware
Topic: Netgear AC762s LTE adapter & Routerboard
Replies: 9
Views: 2695

Re: Netgear AC762s LTE adapter & Routerboard

It probably won't work with LTE at all. I imagine it suffers from the same LTE issue as the 320U. Your best bet will be PPP.
What are your settings for the PPP interface?
by RogerWilco
Sat Apr 05, 2014 1:30 am
Forum: RouterBOARD hardware
Topic: Netgear AC762s LTE adapter & Routerboard
Replies: 9
Views: 2695

Re: Netgear AC762s LTE adapter & Routerboard

Under Ports, if I select Ignore DirectIP modem in firmware, I can get the USB port to show up in the port list, but there is nothing listed in interfaces (Expecting to see Lte1 etc) If you have disabled DirectIP drivers, you won't see the LTE interface. A standard PPP interface should work with the...
by RogerWilco
Sat Mar 15, 2014 5:57 am
Forum: General
Topic: 3G_Modem Configuring?
Replies: 3
Views: 900

Re: 3G_Modem Configuring?

Is there a good list anywhere or does anyone know of a reasonably efficient way of determining what the active ports are for a specific 3G modem, I have had to work with about 6 different 3G modems this week and trying to find the appropriate channel numbers for the modems has been a bit of a missi...
by RogerWilco
Fri Feb 28, 2014 3:32 am
Forum: General
Topic: Sierra Wireless AirCard 320U - LTE mode
Replies: 21
Views: 7566

Re: Sierra Wireless AirCard 320U - LTE mode

Sorry I haven't bothered to follow it up. Was too hard at the time and had a lot of other things on list with higher priority.
Thanks for the reply anyway.
by RogerWilco
Sat Feb 22, 2014 2:00 am
Forum: General
Topic: Sierra Wireless AirCard 320U - LTE mode
Replies: 21
Views: 7566

Re: Sierra Wireless AirCard 320U - LTE mode

@freedomwifiau: any luck yet?
by RogerWilco
Fri Feb 14, 2014 12:58 am
Forum: Wireless Networking
Topic: SXT 5HPnD USB port
Replies: 1
Views: 949

Re: SXT 5HPnD USB port

Can a USB device (such as described above) be plugged into the USB port on something line an SXT 5HPnD and will the PC at the other end see it as the virtual comm port it would otherwise be plugged into? No, the ports aren't forwarded on like that. You could try adding remote access to the USB port...
by RogerWilco
Sun Feb 02, 2014 5:58 am
Forum: General
Topic: 3G_Modem Configuring?
Replies: 3
Views: 900

Re: 3G_Modem Configuring?

For starters, what is the modem name and model?

1) Click Interfaces on the left side
2) Click the blue plus icon, then PPP Client
3) See images below.

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by RogerWilco
Wed Jan 29, 2014 5:18 am
Forum: RouterBOARD hardware
Topic: Low Consumption
Replies: 4
Views: 1532

Re: Low Consumption

Remember, the spec sheets only list the maximum. In the real-world, the boards use a lot less.
by RogerWilco
Sat Jan 25, 2014 3:45 am
Forum: General
Topic: Huawei E352 3G dongle works on 6rc14!
Replies: 9
Views: 5435

Re: Huawei E352 3G dongle works on 6rc14!

what exactly doesn;t work with that sierra 320u using lte interface? Maybe you need to use newer firmware. Also there is always an option to load the ppp mode by setting the ignore-direct-ip-firmware setting under port firmware menu. In the log, using the LTE interface, the modem gets stuck trying ...
by RogerWilco
Fri Jan 24, 2014 4:50 am
Forum: General
Topic: Huawei E352 3G dongle works on 6rc14!
Replies: 9
Views: 5435

Re: Huawei E352 3G dongle works on 6rc14!

Thanks, I have updated the wiki with this info. While you're at it Normis, you could remove the fibs that other fellow added about the 320U working with the LTE interface providing the modem has the drivers on it ;) hmm, could you please clarify what should be removed and why? I don't think I saw t...
by RogerWilco
Thu Jan 09, 2014 1:09 am
Forum: General
Topic: Huawei E352 3G dongle works on 6rc14!
Replies: 9
Views: 5435

Re: Huawei E352 3G dongle works on 6rc14!

Thanks, I have updated the wiki with this info.
While you're at it Normis, you could remove the fibs that other fellow added about the 320U working with the LTE interface providing the modem has the drivers on it ;)
by RogerWilco
Wed Jan 08, 2014 12:30 am
Forum: General
Topic: Huawei E352 3G dongle works on 6rc14!
Replies: 9
Views: 5435

Re: Huawei E352 3G dongle works on 6rc14!

Maybe this is the wrong place for this.. I got the Huawei E352 USB 3G dongle working. According to the Wiki page it is not supported. http://wiki.mikrotik.com/wiki/Supported_Hardware#3G_cards I only had to remove the PIN and change the Data-channel to '2'. Info-channel is '0'. The Wiki is community...
by RogerWilco
Wed Jan 08, 2014 12:28 am
Forum: General
Topic: 4G LTE cards (4gen) support request on RouterOS 6
Replies: 49
Views: 31517

Re: 4G LTE cards (4gen) support request on RouterOS 6

@MirkoTik: any plans to support USB-to-WWAN (Direct IP) Sierra Wireless/Netgear for 320U and other SW USB modems to support LTE? You can check with the latest DirectIP firmware for 320U if it is recognized as a LTE interface or not. Thanks, yes it is detected as a LTE device, however it gets stuck ...
by RogerWilco
Sat Jan 04, 2014 2:23 am
Forum: General
Topic: 4G LTE cards (4gen) support request on RouterOS 6
Replies: 49
Views: 31517

Re: 4G LTE cards (4gen) support request on RouterOS 6

@MirkoTik: any plans to support USB-to-WWAN (Direct IP) Sierra Wireless/Netgear for 320U and other SW USB modems to support LTE?
by RogerWilco
Sat Jan 04, 2014 2:20 am
Forum: Beginner Basics
Topic: Fiber Optic connectivity between two Mikrotik Routers
Replies: 7
Views: 3081

Re: Fiber Optic connectivity between two Mikrotik Routers

Fibre optic cable is very expensive...
by RogerWilco
Sat Jan 04, 2014 2:16 am
Forum: General
Topic: Sextant Routerboard Upgrade Question
Replies: 6
Views: 1174

Re: Sextant Routerboard Upgrade Question

I thought the directions were very clear... drag the package contents into the "FILE" area and the upgrade should begin. As luck has it this didn't work for me. The package contents are still just sitting there in the FILE area and the Sextant has not budged. I was very careful not to pull the pack...
by RogerWilco
Wed Jan 01, 2014 1:19 am
Forum: Beginner Basics
Topic: Preferred 3G USB dongle
Replies: 5
Views: 6285

Re: Preferred 3G USB dongle

Any reason why you want a 3G modem instead of a mPCIe? RouterOS supports the newer 3G/4G SW mPCIe module which support LTE interface. They also use less power and have better operating temperatures. I frequently use Mikrotik "integrated" solutions like RB951G, for example. This product line have no...
by RogerWilco
Tue Dec 31, 2013 1:21 am
Forum: Beginner Basics
Topic: How to configure USB port for adapter USB<->4 Port Serial
Replies: 6
Views: 5218

Re: How to configure USB port for adapter USB<->4 Port Seria

If the USB-hub is powered with extern power supply is that ok i think.
Yes, it should be. I've uses a powered USB hub with MK before fine. Your results may vary though.
by RogerWilco
Tue Dec 31, 2013 1:10 am
Forum: Beginner Basics
Topic: Preferred 3G USB dongle
Replies: 5
Views: 6285

Re: Preferred 3G USB dongle

Look on eBay - they have loads of unlocked modems. Personally, I'd go for a Sierra Wireless model such as the 320U. Just note though, that MikroTik seem to have some issues with USB-to-WWAN (was called Direct IP). This means that most Sierra Wireless USB modems won't be able to use the LTE interface...
by RogerWilco
Sat Dec 28, 2013 5:52 am
Forum: RouterBOARD hardware
Topic: RB/1000 power consumption
Replies: 2
Views: 1011

Re: RB/1000 power consumption

Hello World !!! Can someone tell me where I can find some specs for the RB/1000 ? Looks like MT killed the archive on routerboard.com. The datasheets I found just tell something like 10-28 V. Nothing about power consumtion. Does anyone know ? THX The datasheets only state the maximum, not what the ...
by RogerWilco
Thu Dec 26, 2013 12:39 am
Forum: General
Topic: Mikrotik 3G as Bridge to Router?
Replies: 9
Views: 2469

Re: Mikrotik 3G as Bridge to Router?

Can you just connect a 3G antenna to the modem to save the trouble?
by RogerWilco
Sun Dec 15, 2013 4:12 am
Forum: Wireless Networking
Topic: Want to run onitik on Solar Energy
Replies: 11
Views: 2886

Re: Want to run onitik on Solar Energy

I have a question; what happens if I only use a 12v system to run the Groove? It says I can use from 9-30 volts? There will be only like a foot of cable from the solar system to the radio. Can I use the 12v Solar system?? Will the performance of the groove be the same? Yes, you can run it from 12V ...
by RogerWilco
Tue Dec 03, 2013 1:10 am
Forum: RouterBOARD hardware
Topic: Voltage monitor, temperature and CPU FAN on RB493 (OpenWRT)
Replies: 12
Views: 4342

Re: Voltage monitor, temperature and CPU FAN on RB493 (OpenW

Thanks for your response! I disagree with you and I think that will help developers mikrotik community. Sorry, but I don't agree. It doesn't benefit the MikroTik community at all as this info is already available in RouterOS. I MK don't prevent other operating systems to be installed, but it doesn'...
by RogerWilco
Sat Nov 30, 2013 6:09 am
Forum: RouterBOARD hardware
Topic: Voltage monitor, temperature and CPU FAN on RB493 (OpenWRT)
Replies: 12
Views: 4342

Re: Voltage monitor, temperature and CPU FAN on RB493 (OpenW

I'd like to know how I can get measurement from temperature sensor and voltage monitor on OpenWRT in RB493G.
Since these forums are mainly for MikroTik hardware AND operating system, I doubt you will get much help regarding OpenWRT.
by RogerWilco
Thu Nov 21, 2013 6:46 am
Forum: RouterBOARD hardware
Topic: Support for Sierra Wireless MC7700
Replies: 4
Views: 1994

Re: Support for Sierra Wireless MC7700

Support for the MC7710 is available. I believe the MC7700 is based on the same chip so there should be no reason why it cannot work.
by RogerWilco
Wed Nov 20, 2013 6:09 am
Forum: Wireless Networking
Topic: Unbelieavably frustrated with Mikrotik
Replies: 18
Views: 3608

Re: Unbelieavably frustrated with Mikrotik

Have you contacted any MK professionals?
MikroTik equipment is dirt cheap compared to Cisco. You can not honestly expect support to be in the same class.
by RogerWilco
Sun Nov 03, 2013 5:44 am
Forum: General
Topic: Sierra Wireless AirCard 320U - LTE mode
Replies: 21
Views: 7566

Re: Sierra Wireless AirCard 320U - LTE mode

Try sending a support file to MK and they'll probably want remote access to the router to have a look.
by RogerWilco
Wed Oct 30, 2013 12:58 am
Forum: General
Topic: Sierra Wireless AirCard 320U - LTE mode
Replies: 21
Views: 7566

Re: Sierra Wireless AirCard 320U - LTE mode

So my question is, what exactly is meant by "and DirectIP firmware loaded on the modem", I have wondered the same thing too. I don't know who updated the hardware support list, but I would like to know how they got the DirectIP method to work. Netgear don't have release notes for the firmware upgra...
by RogerWilco
Sun Oct 20, 2013 8:30 am
Forum: Wireless Networking
Topic: Want to run onitik on Solar Energy
Replies: 11
Views: 2886

Re: Want to run onitik on Solar Energy

http://www.scribd.com/read/82742398/Solar-Relay-v2

My solar setup - works fine. Obviously not exactly what you are after but it has solar calculations and other power stuff.
by RogerWilco
Wed Oct 16, 2013 2:12 am
Forum: Wireless Networking
Topic: Group Key Exhange Timeout
Replies: 4
Views: 2933

Re: Group Key Exhange Timeout

but not group-ciphers=aes-ccm
In WinBox, this is ticked.
by RogerWilco
Wed Oct 16, 2013 2:07 am
Forum: RouterBOARD hardware
Topic: 711UA temperature sensor
Replies: 2
Views: 831

Re: 711UA temperature sensor

Thanks Skot.
by RogerWilco
Tue Oct 15, 2013 2:47 am
Forum: Wireless Networking
Topic: Group Key Exhange Timeout
Replies: 4
Views: 2933

Re: Group Key Exhange Timeout

Thanks. I'm already using wpa2-psk.
by RogerWilco
Tue Oct 15, 2013 2:02 am
Forum: Wireless Networking
Topic: Group Key Exhange Timeout
Replies: 4
Views: 2933

Group Key Exhange Timeout

Since upgrading to 6.1 I have been getting group key exchange timeout errors. I've now upgraded to 6.4 and the same issue is still there. The station is dropped about 10 times per day. I've searched the forums and there doesn't seem to be a definitive fix. I've tried hiding the SSID and changing fre...
by RogerWilco
Mon Oct 14, 2013 6:49 am
Forum: RouterBOARD hardware
Topic: 711UA temperature sensor
Replies: 2
Views: 831

711UA temperature sensor

Silly question, but the temperature reported by these boards; is it the CPU or the ambient air around the board?
by RogerWilco
Sun Oct 06, 2013 2:59 am
Forum: RouterBOARD hardware
Topic: Arduino talk to Routerboard
Replies: 1
Views: 1524

Re: Arduino talk to Routerboard

Looked at the API? May be useful. Do you need to connect via Ethernet?
by RogerWilco
Wed Sep 18, 2013 7:52 am
Forum: General
Topic: Winbox + Windows RT
Replies: 12
Views: 4021

Re: Winbox + Windows RT

My question is, if I purchase one now will it have 8.1 on it? And if so is it possible to downgrade it? No. If you purchase right now it will be older stock on have 8 on it. No, it is not possible to downgrade once 8.1 is on. Yes, you can use an adapter. The only thing as dlesser has pointed out is...
by RogerWilco
Wed Sep 18, 2013 7:46 am
Forum: General
Topic: NSA and routeros
Replies: 27
Views: 6211

Re: NSA and routeros

At the end of the day, if your are not doing anything illegal you have nothing to worry about.
by RogerWilco
Sat Aug 31, 2013 7:01 am
Forum: Wireless Networking
Topic: Wifi towers powering methods
Replies: 11
Views: 2665

Re: Wifi towers powering methods

Depending on the radio, you can power UBNT radios with only 12V. Airgrids and Locos for example work just fine.
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