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by gotsprings
Mon Jul 29, 2019 8:29 pm
Forum: Announcements
Topic: v6.45.2 [stable] is released!
Replies: 206
Views: 33076

Re: v6.45.2 [stable] is released!

Upgraded a cAP AC to 6.45.2 Reset Configuration Like I normally do... but this site was not a CAP install. /system reset-configuration UNIT CAME UP AS A ROUTER. wAP AC has always done this. This was the first time I have seen a cAP AC do this. Had to have tech on site connect to the local SSID to ge...
by gotsprings
Fri Jul 12, 2019 10:13 pm
Forum: Wireless Networking
Topic: wAP LTE US - Carriers?
Replies: 21
Views: 1908

Re: wAP LTE US - Carriers?

We used to use Cradlepoint but there's limited space in these device boxes, hence the move to using Routerboards since we're tunneling back to HQ anyway. The LTE card is perfect for this application. We might try a MVNO that utilizes Verizon and see if they will be more flexible in their accomodati...
by gotsprings
Thu Jul 11, 2019 9:14 pm
Forum: Wireless Networking
Topic: Equipment for the conference room
Replies: 6
Views: 776

Re: Equipment for the conference room

1 Cradlepoint CBA850LP6-NA Cellular Modem. 1 Mikrotik hAP AC2 Router. 2 Power Dsine 3501-GAC POE injectors. 2 Ruckus R510 Wireless Access points. The Cellular connection to the outside world will be the choke point. But the Ruckus Wireless Antennas are much better suited for having that many clients...
by gotsprings
Thu Jul 11, 2019 1:46 pm
Forum: RouterOS v6 RC and v7 BETA
Topic: Please add basic portScan tool ( port scanner scan )
Replies: 31
Views: 8774

Re: Please add basic portScan tool ( port scanner scan )

Bump. This sounds like what I am trying to do. I want to know if a device service is still running. Like checking a printer if 9100 is responding. In my case I have a device that responds to pings. Webserver works. But a service on 51510 stops responding as confirmed by Digital Loggers autoping agai...
by gotsprings
Wed Jul 10, 2019 4:22 am
Forum: Wireless Networking
Topic: wAP LTE US - Carriers?
Replies: 21
Views: 1908

Re: wAP LTE US - Carriers?

Yup... A static IP follows the Sim card. I have taken one Sim that was setup with a static IP and moved it between 3 modems. The only issue I could think might bite you... The APN for Verizon Static is geographic. If you went to another geographic area... You may need to change the APN. In the DC m...
by gotsprings
Tue Jul 09, 2019 3:46 am
Forum: Wireless Networking
Topic: wAP LTE US - Carriers?
Replies: 21
Views: 1908

Re: wAP LTE US - Carriers?

Yup... A static IP follows the Sim card. I have taken one Sim that was setup with a static IP and moved it between 3 modems. The only issue I could think might bite you... The APN for Verizon Static is geographic. If you went to another geographic area... You may need to change the APN. In the DC me...
by gotsprings
Mon Jul 08, 2019 9:35 pm
Forum: Wireless Networking
Topic: wAP LTE US - Carriers?
Replies: 21
Views: 1908

Re: wAP LTE US - Carriers?

I know I'm a little late to the party on this thread - I'm also trying to activate some Microtik LTE boards - this is the R11e-LTE-US boards and our Verizon rep tells us the IMEI "pattern" that Microtik is assigned isn't "registered" with Verizon so their sales and provisioning systems sees the IME...
by gotsprings
Sun Jul 07, 2019 4:49 am
Forum: Wireless Networking
Topic: received disassoc sending station leaving (8)
Replies: 52
Views: 35910

Re: received disassoc sending station leaving (8)


This time...
"We were able to reproduce the problem. (Blah blah blah). We don't currently have a Fix."
When did you get this anwser?
June 10th.
by gotsprings
Sun Jul 07, 2019 4:43 am
Forum: RouterBOARD hardware
Topic: RB4011: wlan1 disabling itself
Replies: 194
Views: 21112

Re: RB4011: wlan1 disabling itself

I miss the good old days when Mikrotik Routed...
And Ubnt did wireless...

It's when one tried to do the other that things start to fall apart.
by gotsprings
Fri Jul 05, 2019 3:11 am
Forum: Wireless Networking
Topic: received disassoc sending station leaving (8)
Replies: 52
Views: 35910

Re: received disassoc sending station leaving (8)

I got a good capture of Caps-man not allowing connections. Wrote up a what how and when for Mikrotik. They actually investigated it. All my prior interactions with Mikrotik about wireless have been pointless. One suggestion email per month with no resolution. This time... "We were able to reproduce ...
by gotsprings
Fri Jul 05, 2019 2:40 am
Forum: Announcements
Topic: Future of LTE products, user feedback requested
Replies: 83
Views: 18104

Re: Future of LTE products, user feedback requested

Need a gigabit interface and Sierra wireless modem.
by gotsprings
Mon Jul 01, 2019 7:30 pm
Forum: Scripting
Topic: Script to clear all firewall connections
Replies: 2
Views: 394

Re: Script to clear all firewall connections

This
/ip firewall connection remove [find]
I have this exact command in my netwatch when it checks if the Primary ISP's DNS server is there AFTER RECURSIVE ROUTING.

So it CLEARS all connections whether flipping too or away from the Primary ISP.
by gotsprings
Mon Jul 01, 2019 7:13 pm
Forum: Scripting
Topic: Monitoring a Port help?
Replies: 1
Views: 259

Monitoring a Port help?

I have a device that locks up. Send pings to it and it still replies. Bring up its webserver... that works too. So I need a script to look at a specific service port TCP 51510 I would like to make something like this... :if ([/ping 172.16.16.16 count=5] > 3) do={ :log info "It's Up" } else={ :log in...
by gotsprings
Mon Jul 01, 2019 1:44 pm
Forum: Wireless Networking
Topic: 2.4 4-way handshake timeout
Replies: 10
Views: 1057

Re: 2.4 4-way handshake timeout

Amazon seems to have a steady flow of Ruckus at ~50% off retail.
by gotsprings
Mon Jun 17, 2019 6:59 am
Forum: General
Topic: RouterBoard Webserver Stop Responding
Replies: 5
Views: 426

Re: RouterBoard Webserver Stop Responding

Support got back to me a few weeks later. They duplicated the problem by logging into the webserver from more than one IP. No fix yet.

Work around... Disable and reenable webserver under /IP services.
by gotsprings
Sun Jun 16, 2019 3:14 pm
Forum: Wireless Networking
Topic: Is Mikrotik Wireless support a different department?
Replies: 4
Views: 573

Re: Is Mikrotik Wireless support a different department?

Could you please provide your ticket number? Now that the issue has been clearly identified and reproduced... What sort of time table can we expect for a fix? I am sure installers and integrators would love to see some sort of progress reports. The people I answer too are pretty annoyed, looking at...
by gotsprings
Thu Jun 13, 2019 5:53 am
Forum: Wireless Networking
Topic: 2.4 4-way handshake timeout
Replies: 10
Views: 1057

Re: 2.4 4-way handshake timeout

I had exactly the same story on a big event with 12 sxt sq lite 2, it was awe full, i tried basically everything, for 5 hours, then i just moved to another brand then it worked... I was also using CAPsMAN. I am interested to know why that can happen Thank you Because some vendors can deal with inte...
by gotsprings
Mon Jun 10, 2019 1:02 pm
Forum: Wireless Networking
Topic: 2.4 4-way handshake timeout
Replies: 10
Views: 1057

Re: 2.4 4-way handshake timeout

Got email from Mikrotik. Explained the problem and how to reproduce it.

They did... And don't currently have a fix.

So high density with interference... If you see 4-way handshake time out in Caps-man...

Don't fight it. Don't mess with support. Just buy the Ruckus radio and move on.
by gotsprings
Mon Jun 10, 2019 12:54 pm
Forum: General
Topic: GoogleFiber
Replies: 16
Views: 1117

Re: GoogleFiber

Gave up weeks ago and seteled for DMZ mode.

Found Google service at this location to be "questionable" at best.
by gotsprings
Thu Jun 06, 2019 1:51 am
Forum: Wireless Networking
Topic: Is Mikrotik Wireless support a different department?
Replies: 4
Views: 573

Re: Is Mikrotik Wireless support a different department?

Could you please provide your ticket number? My most recent one... 2019052522002091 Generated MAY 25th... has not received a single response yet. I provided the rif file in the initial email. I then provided a copy paste of the log as the problem was being observed. Here is the thread that went wit...
by gotsprings
Wed Jun 05, 2019 3:23 pm
Forum: Wireless Networking
Topic: Is Mikrotik Wireless support a different department?
Replies: 4
Views: 573

Is Mikrotik Wireless support a different department?

If I have a problem with Mikrotik wireless... I send support files to support and hear nothing. Weeks and even months go by. The last time I got a reply on a wireless issue... I got one email per month with "suggestions". I type suggestions... Because they were NOT solutions. It was, "try this"... I...
by gotsprings
Wed Jun 05, 2019 3:11 pm
Forum: Wireless Networking
Topic: 2.4 4-way handshake timeout
Replies: 10
Views: 1057

Re: 2.4 4-way handshake timeout

For anyone keeping score... Still no email from Mikrotik support.
by gotsprings
Tue Jun 04, 2019 8:23 pm
Forum: Wireless Networking
Topic: 2.4 4-way handshake timeout
Replies: 10
Views: 1057

Re: 2.4 4-way handshake timeout

Did the Ruckus work? I've never seem something like this, are you sure there is no jammer nearby? Jammers don't show in any of the WiFi protocol scans.
I struggle to recall an install in the last 10 years that it hasn't.
by gotsprings
Mon Jun 03, 2019 12:37 am
Forum: RouterBOARD hardware
Topic: RB4011 wireless performance?
Replies: 26
Views: 3263

Re: RB4011 wireless performance?

Mikrotik wireless is THE REASON I get complaints. They can route and I love the routing. But the switches and more specifically the wireless is not up to it. Cheap is great... And it can fit some (I mean basic installs), but as a professional... I can't play around with thing for weeks. Hard limits ...
by gotsprings
Mon Jun 03, 2019 12:27 am
Forum: RouterBOARD hardware
Topic: RB4011: wlan1 disabling itself
Replies: 194
Views: 21112

Re: RB4011: wlan1 disabling itself

Mikrotik can route... Much Like a Sony TV looks incredible.

But a Sony speaker is a piece of $h!+.
by gotsprings
Mon Jun 03, 2019 12:07 am
Forum: Wireless Networking
Topic: Mikrotik RB4011iGS+5HacQ2HnD and WiFi 802.11AC crash interface
Replies: 27
Views: 3040

Re: Mikrotik RB4011iGS+5HacQ2HnD and WiFi 802.11AC crash interface

While I have about 150 Mikrotiks out there as wireless devices... I just can't do it anymore. Just a waste of my time trying to get support to figure out what wrong with their gear. Much like I would never expect a Sony speaker to be worth a $h!+... Mikrotik wireless has let me down too many times a...
by gotsprings
Sun Jun 02, 2019 11:54 pm
Forum: Wireless Networking
Topic: Mikrotik WLAN & CAPsMAN - Bad download perfomance
Replies: 47
Views: 4694

Re: Mikrotik WLAN & CAPsMAN - Bad download perfomance

Done a bunch of Caps-man installs at this point. Found a lot of "hard limits"... That Mikrotik wireless is "crippled by". As long as I stayed with in the lines... Most installs went ok. Have better than 300 Meg's WAN to LAN. No Mikrotik wireless. Really busy wireless airtime. No Mikrotik wireless. I...
by gotsprings
Sun Jun 02, 2019 11:42 pm
Forum: Wireless Networking
Topic: wAP LTE experience
Replies: 5
Views: 659

Re: wAP LTE experience

Used one. Tried on several Wireless providers. Issues with remote access on any of them...

Gave up and tried mofi.

Back to cradlepoint now.
by gotsprings
Sun Jun 02, 2019 11:39 pm
Forum: Wireless Networking
Topic: Large Apartment, no Ethernet
Replies: 28
Views: 1648

Re: Large Apartment, no Ethernet

There are mesh products you may have to look into, from other vendors.
by gotsprings
Sun Jun 02, 2019 11:36 pm
Forum: Wireless Networking
Topic: 2.4 4-way handshake timeout
Replies: 10
Views: 1057

Re: 2.4 4-way handshake timeout

Still nothing from support.
by gotsprings
Mon May 27, 2019 8:01 am
Forum: RouterBOARD hardware
Topic: hAP ac hangs with bad client (962UiGS-5HacT2HnT)
Replies: 5
Views: 563

Re: hAP ac hangs with bad client (962UiGS-5HacT2HnT)

Post your wireless settings.
by gotsprings
Mon May 27, 2019 7:59 am
Forum: RouterBOARD hardware
Topic: RB4011
Replies: 2
Views: 510

Re: RB4011

Try all the resets listed in the directions.

Last resort... Netinstall.
by gotsprings
Mon May 27, 2019 7:41 am
Forum: RouterBOARD hardware
Topic: RB4011: wlan1 disabling itself
Replies: 194
Views: 21112

Re: RB4011: wlan1 disabling itself

I ran a RB4011 at home as a wireless access point only, for about a month. While it suffered from the same... "Can't go faster than about 300M on speed tests..." (This has been the case with every Mikrotik Wireless I have tried.) I can't think of a time when the 5G was not accepting clients. I set t...
by gotsprings
Mon May 27, 2019 7:10 am
Forum: Wireless Networking
Topic: RB962UiGS-5HacT2HnT low wifi performance
Replies: 2
Views: 425

Re: RB962UiGS-5HacT2HnT low wifi performance

It would seem you are coming to the same findings I am. I can't get a single test to break 330 using Mikrotik Wireless. wAP AC, cAP AC, hAP AC, RB4011. This is a consistent thing. It's to the point now where I tell people flat out... "If your internet speed is above 250M we will not be able to use M...
by gotsprings
Sun May 26, 2019 10:58 am
Forum: Wireless Networking
Topic: 2.4 4-way handshake timeout
Replies: 10
Views: 1057

Re: 2.4 4-way handshake timeout

Took cAP out of caps-mode. Same result. Well sort of. Log file showed unicast key time out. Went back to caps mode and added an unencrypted SSID. Devices connected for about 10 seconds. Then I got a disconnected for extensive data loss. Looked up several old posts tagged with extensive data loss. Th...
by gotsprings
Sat May 25, 2019 5:47 pm
Forum: Wireless Networking
Topic: 2.4 4-way handshake timeout
Replies: 10
Views: 1057

2.4 4-way handshake timeout

This seems to have come back on me. Router OS is 6.44.3 on hEX and cAP AC devices on the 2.4 radio are disconnecting from the wifi. Log into the router and check the logs and see... (MAC of Devices) disconnect 4-way handshake timeout Devices on 5Gig radio do not show this error. Last time I reported...
by gotsprings
Thu May 02, 2019 5:10 pm
Forum: General
Topic: GoogleFiber
Replies: 16
Views: 1117

Re: GoogleFiber

Support just got back to me and set to set the chain in Mangle to OUTPUT. That seems odd. Hello, In RouterOS you can set QoS priority 3 to outgoing VLAN packets using this rule: /ip firewall mangle add chain=output out-interface=GoogleVLAN action=set-priority new-priority=3 Best regards, Follow up ...
by gotsprings
Tue Apr 30, 2019 8:12 pm
Forum: General
Topic: GoogleFiber
Replies: 16
Views: 1117

Re: GoogleFiber

Support just got back to me and set to set the chain in Mangle to OUTPUT.

That seems odd.
Hello,

In RouterOS you can set QoS priority 3 to outgoing VLAN packets using this rule:

/ip firewall mangle
add chain=output out-interface=GoogleVLAN action=set-priority new-priority=3

Best regards,
by gotsprings
Sun Apr 28, 2019 10:10 pm
Forum: General
Topic: GoogleFiber
Replies: 16
Views: 1117

Re: GoogleFiber

That is correct, you got an IP without that line active so you could also omit that line.
but I think we are discussing a 3011 here, right?
Correct
by gotsprings
Sun Apr 28, 2019 10:09 pm
Forum: General
Topic: GoogleFiber
Replies: 16
Views: 1117

Re: GoogleFiber

Also check if your ethernet interface negotiates to the correct speed and duplex.
Status shows as Unknown.
by gotsprings
Sat Apr 27, 2019 2:09 pm
Forum: General
Topic: GoogleFiber
Replies: 16
Views: 1117

Re: GoogleFiber

That is correct, you got an IP without that line active so you could also omit that line.

Can't test because I am not even on the same continent. ;-)
Thanks for the help.

Will get someone on site to check it.
by gotsprings
Sat Apr 27, 2019 1:48 pm
Forum: General
Topic: GoogleFiber
Replies: 16
Views: 1117

Re: GoogleFiber

So in Mangle they want this? /ip firewall mangle add chain=forward out-interface=GoogleVLAN action=set-priority \ new-priority=3 comment="All other traffic with priority 3" I added it and released the DHCP-Client and got a new address. Now if I could get a bandwidth test server to let me connect.
by gotsprings
Sat Apr 27, 2019 1:26 pm
Forum: General
Topic: GoogleFiber
Replies: 16
Views: 1117

GoogleFiber

First install with GoogleFiber. After looking into several documents I found that Small Business accounts ABSOLUTELY could remove the Google Router and go straight to their own router. The install I was working on was residential so Google refused to "click that switch" or help me get around the nee...
by gotsprings
Fri Apr 26, 2019 3:01 pm
Forum: RouterBOARD hardware
Topic: Sierra MC7455 solutions?
Replies: 4
Views: 564

Re: Sierra MC7455 solutions?

Using the WAP-R with T-Mobile and Verizon... Never saw better than about 11M. I have tucked tail and given in. At 579 dollars US... the CBA850 is my standard once again. Its not worth my time for the performance hits and issues I had with the MoFi. Won't "play with the WAP-R" anymore, until they get...
by gotsprings
Mon Apr 22, 2019 1:36 pm
Forum: General
Topic: RouterBoard Webserver Stop Responding
Replies: 5
Views: 426

Re: RouterBoard Webserver Stop Responding

rebooted the RB3011 running 6.44 and the webserver is working again.

Support...

Could you please take a look at the file I sent.
by gotsprings
Sat Apr 20, 2019 2:24 pm
Forum: General
Topic: DNS Failover
Replies: 8
Views: 1088

Re: DNS Failover

Set the Mikrotik to use a DNS other than piehole... Like 8.8.8.8, 1.1.1.1.

Then in your DHCP server... Set the DNS value under network to be piehole, Mikrotik.

If piehole doesn't work... The client will ask the Mikrotik.
by gotsprings
Fri Apr 19, 2019 10:19 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Make external IP address accessible on secondary port
Replies: 8
Views: 474

Re: Make external IP address accessible on secondary port

Dumb switch and both routers being independent won't go well with the requirement to control other router's bandwidth (on first router, as I undertand it).
Which should be done per router.

But let's face it... This could / should all be done on one router.
by gotsprings
Fri Apr 19, 2019 3:08 pm
Forum: General
Topic: LTE failover just doesn't work properly
Replies: 2
Views: 266

Re: LTE failover just doesn't work properly

I use recursive routing and ping one if the DNS servers with netwatch. When it goes down... I use the connections flush method. Works perfectly.
by gotsprings
Fri Apr 19, 2019 2:51 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Make external IP address accessible on secondary port
Replies: 8
Views: 474

Re: Make external IP address accessible on secondary port

Put a dumb switch infront of the two Mikrotiks. $30 or less.
by gotsprings
Fri Apr 19, 2019 2:30 pm
Forum: General
Topic: RouterBoard Webserver Stop Responding
Replies: 5
Views: 426

Re: RouterBoard Webserver Stop Responding

Sent a support file to Mikrotik about 8 days ago.

What gives?
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