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by avenn
Wed Nov 16, 2016 11:13 pm
Forum: Virtualization
Topic: Hyper V - No operating System
Replies: 1
Views: 2317

Hyper V - No operating System

Hi,

Have tried vhdx image for CHR 6.36.4, 6.37.1 and 6.38rc on hyperV windows 10 latest updates etc

Always get print screen below. No operating system loaded
error.png
Tried gen 1 and gen 2 vm but no luck

Turned of secure boot for gen2

Any ideas?

Thanks Aidan
by avenn
Fri Oct 28, 2016 8:21 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Removing lower HT MCS values ENCOURAGES ROAMING?
Replies: 0
Views: 465

Removing lower HT MCS values ENCOURAGES ROAMING?

Hi, I`ve never removed the lower HT MCS values but I am considering removing MCS 0,1 and 2 for HT and corresponding additional spatial stream values (8,9,10 and 16,17,18) to encourage devices to roam to a more powerful AP rather than hang on to a lower powered AP. It may also aid in disconnecting th...
by avenn
Tue Oct 18, 2016 3:40 pm
Forum: General
Topic: CAPSMAN Inaccurate rx signal readings in Registration table? - FAULT?
Replies: 3
Views: 741

CAPSMAN Inaccurate rx signal readings in Registration table? - FAULT?

Hi, IMAGES ATTACHED for 4 and 17 Tx Power settings It appears as changes to interface tx power in CAPsMAN not appearing to be reflected in reported rx signal in CAPsMAN client registration table. For example: If tx power at 4dBm and rx signal of device at -65 in CAPsMAN registration table, then I wo...
by avenn
Fri Sep 30, 2016 1:50 pm
Forum: Announcements
Topic: We have a new homepage!
Replies: 29
Views: 5295

Re: We have a new homepage!

Very nice!

but dude vm links not working

keep up the good work
by avenn
Tue Sep 27, 2016 12:10 am
Forum: General
Topic: wAP AC Performance Results
Replies: 2
Views: 2447

Re: wAP AC Performance Results

Thanks Quindor, will have a play using your suggestions on thursday and report back
by avenn
Mon Sep 26, 2016 9:15 pm
Forum: General
Topic: wAP AC Performance Results
Replies: 2
Views: 2447

wAP AC Performance Results

Hi All, We are looking at using wAP AC for upcoming projects in education/schools. At the speed testing/messing stage and we thought we would share speed results so far. What do you think? Slower than we expected. We have had in the past mikrotik to mikrotik speeds at 515Mbps. These results are no w...
by avenn
Fri Aug 19, 2016 4:49 pm
Forum: General
Topic: What Encryption used for Backups?
Replies: 0
Views: 545

What Encryption used for Backups?

Hi,

Completing PCI DSS compliance documentation regarding Mikrotik routers.

I would like to know what encryption is used if enabled when backing up files?

Anybody know?

Regards

Aidan
by avenn
Thu Feb 25, 2016 12:05 pm
Forum: Announcements
Topic: MUM EUROPE 2016
Replies: 33
Views: 10206

Re: MUM EUROPE 2016

6.35 wireless background scan looks very promising - keep up the good work!
by avenn
Sun Sep 06, 2015 5:04 pm
Forum: Announcements
Topic: Newsletter 67
Replies: 25
Views: 8827

Re: Newsletter 67

Hi, Nice products with some welcome features. BUT without the basics 5ghz / dual band / ac THAT our customers want above what's being offered. Its just more lower needed additions to a VERY bloated product range. As an engineer i love Mikrotik but when a consultant or customer the latest product fea...
by avenn
Thu Aug 06, 2015 3:10 pm
Forum: Announcements
Topic: v6.30.2 bugfix release
Replies: 148
Views: 38164

Re: v6.30.2 bugfix release

I downgraded from 6.30.2 back to 6.25 I wonder if you managed to make a supout.rif before downgrading. There are so many of us complaining about bug here, and so little actually supplying Mikrotik engineers with enough information to reproduce and fix those bugs... +1 This is a very important point...
by avenn
Mon Jul 13, 2015 9:02 pm
Forum: Announcements
Topic: 6.31 RC testing
Replies: 41
Views: 13252

Re: 6.31 RC testing

excellent news!
by avenn
Sat Jul 11, 2015 6:42 pm
Forum: Announcements
Topic: 6.30 released
Replies: 180
Views: 42410

Re: 6.30 released

After reading this thread, it seems like I will be waiting for ROS 6.30.1 before I consider upgrading any production router atleast! ;D But I really LOVE the new system of "MAIN/New Feature" Releases(6.30), and then the sub point "BUG FIX" releases(6.30.1)! This is a really great new way of releasi...
by avenn
Thu Jul 09, 2015 6:19 pm
Forum: Announcements
Topic: 6.30 released
Replies: 180
Views: 42410

Re: 6.30 released

Hi,

Netinstall wireless-cm2 on hex lite for testing. Default select of cm2 auto ticks system not routeros-mipsbe? Cannot change. This is my first netinstall on hex lite so maybe normal or change has occurred in 6.30?

Anybody have any info if this is normal (for hex) or new?

cheers

Aidan Venn
by avenn
Thu Jul 09, 2015 5:42 pm
Forum: Announcements
Topic: 6.30 released
Replies: 180
Views: 42410

Re: 6.30 released

Hi, Two questions. One for users and One for Mikrotik For Users: I know it’s an early question considering just released but has anybody tried the wireless ac improvements? I am about to roll out a new ac site and interested in feedback/problems/improvements? For Mikrotik/Normis: Is this the start o...
by avenn
Thu Jun 25, 2015 3:36 pm
Forum: Announcements
Topic: Comments about RouterOS release schedule
Replies: 35
Views: 11090

Re: Comments about RouterOS release schedule

Nice one, I'm voting "yes" too.
Yes + 1000 :D
by avenn
Thu Jun 18, 2015 2:55 pm
Forum: Announcements
Topic: Dual band AP for home use, SSID same or different?
Replies: 62
Views: 32651

Re: Dual band AP for home use, SSID same or different?

I use 2 x ssid "Fast WiFi" for 2.4 and "Superfast WiFi" for 5 Ghz. Easy to understand and encourages users on to the 5 ghz which generally performs better.

"Psychological Band Steering". Works very well so have two SSIDs called fast a
and Superfast perhaps?
by avenn
Fri Jun 12, 2015 11:15 am
Forum: Wireless Networking
Topic: ANOTHER Kernel failure when running data on 5ghz wireless n or ac - RB912UAG-2HPnD + R11e-5HacD x 2
Replies: 22
Views: 3219

Re: ANOTHER Kernel failure when running data on 5ghz wireless n or ac - RB912UAG-2HPnD + R11e-5HacD x 2

UPDATE AFTER SITE VISIT I finally got to site yesterday and the results are in! I used the "SWAP BITS UNTIL IT WORKS!" apporach I tried each step below and then ran speedtests. No step lasted more than 4 tests. Speedtest goes through a 100/100 Mbps true fibre link. Nothing in logs until after reboot...
by avenn
Fri Jun 05, 2015 7:49 pm
Forum: Wireless Networking
Topic: CapsMan devices disconnecting
Replies: 7
Views: 5848

Re: CapsMan devices disconnecting

ignore the last message - it doesn`t answer the question! antenna assignment is automatic to the card its physically plugged into. do you mean interface? You can configure these at many levels on CAPsMAN I provision my APs based on MAC address My frequency assignment is done at the interface level i...
by avenn
Fri Jun 05, 2015 7:45 pm
Forum: Wireless Networking
Topic: CapsMan devices disconnecting
Replies: 7
Views: 5848

Re: CapsMan devices disconnecting

Each wireless interface within range of another (unless using a proprietary zero hand of solution like meru or ubiquiti) needs to use different non overlapping channels. Even if two interface are on same AP. http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_of_WLAN_channels 2.4Ghz use channel 1 or 6 or 11 On One AP...
by avenn
Thu Jun 04, 2015 8:29 pm
Forum: Wireless Networking
Topic: CapsMan devices disconnecting
Replies: 7
Views: 5848

Re: CapsMan devices disconnecting

"extensive data loss" = interference usually.

do as per previous post
by avenn
Thu Jun 04, 2015 8:28 pm
Forum: Wireless Networking
Topic: CapsMan devices disconnecting
Replies: 7
Views: 5848

Re: CapsMan devices disconnecting

Hi, It appears as though you are using same channel for both APs?. use separate for each through higher level interface config in CAPsMAN. turn of extension channels - not enough on 2.4 for 2 Aps - could cause interference. Check interference with freq scan How close are the APs? You generally need ...
by avenn
Thu Jun 04, 2015 8:21 pm
Forum: Wireless Networking
Topic: ANOTHER Kernel failure when running data on 5ghz wireless n or ac - RB912UAG-2HPnD + R11e-5HacD x 2
Replies: 22
Views: 3219

ANOTHER Kernel failure when running data on 5ghz wireless n or ac - RB912UAG-2HPnD + R11e-5HacD x 2

Hi, My Setup: 2 x RB912UAG-2HPnD + R11e-5HacD Access Points - Running then as CAPs through CAPsMANv2 All devices on ROS 6.29.1 and firmware 3.22 5ghz set to 802.11ac with Ce on 5180 Mhz 20Mhz channels WPA2-PSK client test device: mainly iphone5 but any device used causes issues. This happens on ROS ...
by avenn
Fri May 22, 2015 10:21 pm
Forum: General
Topic: v6.29 will be released this week!
Replies: 65
Views: 13434

Re: v6.29 will be released this week!

After receiving all your feedback we are planning to fix those main issues and we plan for v6.29 release in the middle of next week. If you discover any new problem please post it here and report to support@mikrotik.com I think many will support me - we are ready to wait two or three weeks (or even...
by avenn
Fri May 15, 2015 12:57 pm
Forum: Wireless Networking
Topic: ADD additional USB Wi-Fi Dongle to RB951
Replies: 1
Views: 895

ADD additional USB Wi-Fi Dongle to RB951

Hi,

Looking at attaching a USB wi-fi dongle (5Ghz) to a RB951 (which provides 2.4Ghz) if possible. I want it to provide 802.11n 5ghz.

Is it possible? Any suggestions?

Regards

Aidan
by avenn
Thu May 14, 2015 11:25 pm
Forum: Wireless Networking
Topic: Auto load payment start page for new/out of credit users - User Manager Payment Portal
Replies: 0
Views: 439

Auto load payment start page for new/out of credit users - User Manager Payment Portal

Hi, Currently using Ubiquiti Payment Portal but wanting to move to Mikrotik User Manager - Paypal Setting up hotspot and usermanager for the first time to allow wifi access on a caravan park once payment processed via paypal. I`ve spent time setting it up and manually can goto http://hot.hot.hot/use...
by avenn
Fri May 08, 2015 1:14 pm
Forum: General
Topic: CAPsMAN v2 ready for testing
Replies: 201
Views: 102051

Re: CAPsMAN v2 ready for testing

Any news about :

- live auto frequency selection per AP ( based on live Spectrum , without having enable/disable interface )
- auto Tx-power control ( based on own neighbour Ap's )

or is this already build in at the moment ?

+100000
by avenn
Tue Apr 28, 2015 6:34 pm
Forum: General
Topic: New features and routerOS v6
Replies: 8
Views: 3143

Re: FastTrack - New feature in 6.29

This really bothers me. This should not be added in any 6.x releases. This is not a "small" new feature as it probably required serious changes to the firewall coding. Stuff like this needs to be fully tested before hitting the actual release chain. The 6.28 release broke a LOT of stuff, and now 6....
by avenn
Mon Apr 27, 2015 7:40 pm
Forum: Wireless Networking
Topic: RB922 Excellent speeds of 535 Mbps! Can you go faster?
Replies: 17
Views: 7355

Re: RB922 Excellent speeds of 535 Mbps! Can you go faster?

Yep! in the real world and with TCP I will get nothing like it! Buts it's interesting and fun to have a mess about.
by avenn
Mon Apr 27, 2015 11:23 am
Forum: Wireless Networking
Topic: RB922 Excellent speeds of 535 Mbps! Can you go faster?
Replies: 17
Views: 7355

Re: RB922 Excellent speeds of 535 Mbps! Can you go faster?

test lab. Just playing about to see what i get!
by avenn
Sat Apr 25, 2015 10:49 pm
Forum: Wireless Networking
Topic: RB922 Excellent speeds of 535 Mbps! Can you go faster?
Replies: 17
Views: 7355

RB922 Excellent speeds of 535 Mbps! Can you go faster?

I just installed some Mikrotik RB922s with 2.4 Mini PCI and 5 ac built in as wireless APs. I had a play about with bandwidth tester and got excellent speeds of 535 Mbps. See image. Running on CAPsMANv2 but for test switched to standalone. Key Info: 80 wide channel - Ceee FW:3.22 ROS 6.28 3 metres ap...
by avenn
Fri Apr 24, 2015 7:01 pm
Forum: Wireless Networking
Topic: CAPsMAN CPU performance for five cAPs(2n)
Replies: 5
Views: 1469

Re: CAPsMAN CPU performance for five cAPs(2n)

Hi

How longs a piece of string? :D

I use a 2011 with CAPsMAN forwarding (NAT, general firewall, 2 data paths/SSIDs/sec configs and queuing) for a similar setup.

Works well.

Please consider what your using the 2011 for as these decisions all impact on 2011 performance utilisation.

Regards

Aidan
by avenn
Fri Apr 17, 2015 6:36 pm
Forum: Wireless Networking
Topic: Scanlist and registration table with frame + hw-frame details NEEDED in CAPsMAN
Replies: 0
Views: 347

Scanlist and registration table with frame + hw-frame details NEEDED in CAPsMAN

Hello, Feature update please: When will scanlist and registration table with frame + hw-frame details be implemented in CAPsMANv2. We need to be able to adpat more to layer 1 and monitor layer 2 as you can when AP standalone. The lack of these features is a signiifacnt regression especially for a la...
by avenn
Fri Apr 17, 2015 6:32 pm
Forum: General
Topic: CAPsMAN v2 ready for testing
Replies: 201
Views: 102051

Re: CAPsMAN v2 ready for testing

Hello, Feature update please: When will scanlist and registration table with frame + hw-frame details be implemented in CAPsMANv2. We need to be able to adpat more to layer 1 and monitor layer 2 as you can when AP standalone. The lack of these features is a signiifacnt regression especially for a la...
by avenn
Fri Apr 17, 2015 6:26 pm
Forum: General
Topic: v6.28 will be released this week!
Replies: 72
Views: 19021

Re: v6.28 will be released this week!

We have plans to release v6.28 during this week.
Really this week?
Better late than with bugs!
+1
by avenn
Mon Apr 13, 2015 11:52 am
Forum: Announcements
Topic: v6.28 final RC testing
Replies: 92
Views: 31464

Re: v6.28 final RC testing

Clauu

+1000
by avenn
Sat Apr 11, 2015 10:39 pm
Forum: Wireless Networking
Topic: CapsMan, Advanced wireless settings ?
Replies: 1
Views: 852

Re: CapsMan, Advanced wireless settings ?

+1

why it was missed first time is a mystery!
by avenn
Sat Apr 11, 2015 1:53 pm
Forum: Wireless Networking
Topic: BYO Wireless Statistic Gathering/Monitoring + AP
Replies: 2
Views: 821

Re: BYO Wireless Statistic Gathering/Monitoring + AP

Hi, I am looking in to this to. But Cisco Meraki (which i have used) have seperate dedicated security radio which I think is called air marshal. I am looking at adding a radio to mikrotik to do this (cost permitting). First of all I will be looking at how meraki do it as one air marshal radio for du...
by avenn
Sat Apr 11, 2015 1:38 pm
Forum: Announcements
Topic: v6.28 final RC testing
Replies: 92
Views: 31464

Re: v6.28 final RC testing

Hello,

I`ve been following Mikrotik ROS updates for a long time and this one seems to have stalled / slowed down?

Usually when around RC20 released soon.

I hope this means far more testing and taking of time at Mikrotik?

Regards

Aidan
by avenn
Wed Apr 08, 2015 11:57 pm
Forum: RouterBOARD hardware
Topic: A beautiful box for 912UAG-2HPn + R11e-5HnD not overheating?
Replies: 2
Views: 948

Re: A beautiful box for 912UAG-2HPn + R11e-5HnD not overheating?

Hello, i have the same cosmetic issue. I am looking at using the in spots from rf elements and their new internal antenna that will enable dual band. Here is the link to the new antennas.http://www.rfelements.com/assets/sheets/AntennaOmni242-53_Datasheet.pdf I have just ordered some and hopefully th...
by avenn
Fri Jan 30, 2015 1:20 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Newsletter 63
Replies: 20
Views: 6694

Re: Newsletter 63

honzam wrote: And a lot of people still waiting for dualband homeAP as rb951G :) Thanks payday wrote: ... and dualband, dualradio businessAP This is imperative! The Mikrotik technology is available but needs packaging / branding correctly. I have also just seen a webinar from ruckus about its Xclaim...
by avenn
Fri Jan 23, 2015 10:30 pm
Forum: General
Topic: CAPsMAN v2 ready for testing
Replies: 201
Views: 102051

Re: CAPsMAN v2 ready for testing

Plus 1 for czolos suggestions
by avenn
Tue Jan 20, 2015 1:11 pm
Forum: General
Topic: RouterOS v6.25
Replies: 110
Views: 32165

Re: RouterOS v6.25

Hi,

Any fixes/improvements for CAPsMAN2? Such as addition of scanlist?

Regards

Aidan
by avenn
Fri Jan 02, 2015 11:37 pm
Forum: General
Topic: CAPsMAN v2 ready for testing
Replies: 201
Views: 102051

Re: CAPsMAN v2 ready for testing

hi redbullsteve,

thanks for reply.

that's a shame and disappointing. I would consider this to be a regression not progression.

perhaps they will add it later and just forget to tell us!

Regards

Aidan
by avenn
Wed Dec 31, 2014 6:29 pm
Forum: Wireless Networking
Topic: CAPsMANv2 Scanlist - MISSING?
Replies: 0
Views: 579

CAPsMANv2 Scanlist - MISSING?

Hi, Currently getting to grips with CAPsMAN2. I've been experimenting with channel allocation and setting them to "auto" / blank. At the moment the auto frequency option selects any channel (1 to 11) and this can lead to AP channel overlap (using 20 MHz channels). It appears as though as long as the...
by avenn
Wed Dec 31, 2014 6:28 pm
Forum: General
Topic: CAPsMAN v2 ready for testing
Replies: 201
Views: 102051

Re: CAPsMAN v2 ready for testing

Hi, Currently getting to grips with CAPsMAN2. I've been experimenting with channel allocation and setting them to "auto" / blank. At the moment the auto frequency option selects any channel (1 to 11) and this can lead to AP channel overlap (using 20 MHz channels). It appears as though as long as the...
by avenn
Thu Dec 18, 2014 11:04 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Upgrade from 951 to 2011
Replies: 2
Views: 704

Re: Upgrade from 951 to 2011

Hi Jarda,

Will do. Thanks.

Aidan
by avenn
Thu Dec 18, 2014 6:07 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Upgrade from 951 to 2011
Replies: 2
Views: 704

Upgrade from 951 to 2011

Hi, When upgrading from one routerboard to another I have generally started the configuration from scratch. This was also the advice on the MTCNA course. I've got projects coming up where I need to upgrade from 951s to a 2011s. The config is fairly substantial and I'm wondering what people's thought...
by avenn
Thu Dec 04, 2014 4:44 pm
Forum: General
Topic: v6.23 almost ready for FULL RELEASE - please check latest RC
Replies: 56
Views: 11913

Re: v6.23 almost ready for FULL RELEASE - please check lates

Hi All,

Having read this thread I +1 that this is a better approach than previous.

A BIG thanks to NathanA for his efforts that will benefit us all. Particular those who use the same features.

Regards

Aidan Venn
by avenn
Sun Oct 19, 2014 11:44 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Winbox v3.0 beta3 and TeamViewer/problems.
Replies: 5
Views: 1851

Re: Winbox v3.0 beta3 and TeamViewer/problems.

I to have this problem.

Also virtualbox virtual host only adapter stops neighbors discovery - solution if possible is to disable adapter.
by avenn
Wed Oct 08, 2014 11:18 pm
Forum: General
Topic: v6.20 released!
Replies: 146
Views: 58781

Re: v6.20 released!

has all the sstp and pptp issues been resolved from the 6.8 debacle?
Would like to know as well. Have held at 6.7 because I need to maintain SSTP compatibility with Windows clients.
SSTP to win7 clients is fine for me on 6.19
by avenn
Sat Oct 04, 2014 4:14 pm
Forum: General
Topic: v6.20 released!
Replies: 146
Views: 58781

Re: v6.20 released!

Random SXTac kernel failures still evident Netinstall 6.20 Nv2 PtP SXTacSA to SXTac 100 metres -49/50dBm Very simple config Very clean freg scan using airMAX Works great at first then stops responding then kernel errors. Switched to 802.11 rather than Nv2 equalled lost comma to SXTacSA. Switching ba...
by avenn
Thu Oct 02, 2014 6:13 pm
Forum: Wireless Networking
Topic: Serious SXTac Problems? Add your comments
Replies: 4
Views: 1738

Re: Serious SXTac Problems? Add your comments

Hi zyzelis,

I am on site tomorrow morning and will implement as recommended.

Yes one way to get kernel error is through freq scan. Bandwidth monitor is another.

The kernel crashes are often but irregular in timing.

sometimes 5mins between sometimes 30 mins.

will report back.

regards

Aidan
by avenn
Thu Oct 02, 2014 5:51 pm
Forum: General
Topic: v6.20 released!
Replies: 146
Views: 58781

Re: v6.20 released!

zyzelis, what exact changes do you want to see for wireless?
More stability for ac Nv2 :)

More tuning of the ac protocol

plus 1 from me
by avenn
Thu Oct 02, 2014 11:48 am
Forum: Wireless Networking
Topic: Serious SXTac Problems? Add your comments
Replies: 4
Views: 1738

Re: Serious SXTac Problems? Add your comments

Hi Zyzelis, I have copied across info from my other post regarding issue including images and support files. See below. I spoke to supplier who suggests backup config and rest - if no luck do net install. Its just that its quite a distance to travel but hey its got to be done. I might wait until 6.2...
by avenn
Thu Oct 02, 2014 12:10 am
Forum: Wireless Networking
Topic: Serious SXTac Problems? Add your comments
Replies: 4
Views: 1738

Serious SXTac Problems? Add your comments

Hi, Having had serious show stopping problems with my SXTac kit. I looked for solutions on Mikrotik forums but to my disappointment came across many experiencing the same problems with no apparent solution. The main issue appears to be random but often kernel failures. Add your comments but I sugges...
by avenn
Wed Oct 01, 2014 8:06 pm
Forum: Wireless Networking
Topic: ŚXT AC mode
Replies: 20
Views: 4418

Re: ŚXT AC mode

Hi, I to have same/similar problem. Kernel failure - **AP and Client SUPPORT.inf files attached** Using SXT G-5HPacD sectorial to one client using SXT G-5HPacD. switched to 802.11n - no success switched to 2omhz channels - this ACTUALLY CAUSED kernel failure 100 metres distance checked radio noise -...
by avenn
Wed Oct 01, 2014 7:32 pm
Forum: General
Topic: 6.20 release candidate special version
Replies: 36
Views: 20197

Re: 6.20 release candidate special version

Anything changed that addresses my SXT-AC Problem ?

[Ticket#2014082966000498] Kernel failure V6.19
Hi Ste,

I get the same issue. SXT-AC point to Point = random kernel failures that's now upsetting my customer.

running ver 6.19

firmware 3.17

regards

Aidan
by avenn
Wed Oct 01, 2014 7:30 pm
Forum: General
Topic: 6.20 release candidate special version
Replies: 36
Views: 20197

Re: 6.20 release candidate special version

Hi,

Any changes to 802.11ac wireless. I`m still getting random kernel failures on new SXTac point to point kit.

Regards

Aidan
by avenn
Sun Sep 28, 2014 11:47 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Winbox NOT discovering anything
Replies: 4
Views: 921

Re: Winbox NOT discovering anything - *** SOLVED ***

hi,

it appears as though it was virtualbox! now ok.

regards

aidan
by avenn
Sun Sep 28, 2014 6:12 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Winbox NOT discovering anything
Replies: 4
Views: 921

Re: Winbox NOT discovering anything

Hi Petzl,

Thanks for reply. no using port 2 on fresh reset RB's,

Regards

Aidan
by avenn
Sat Sep 27, 2014 11:07 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Winbox NOT discovering anything
Replies: 4
Views: 921

Winbox NOT discovering anything

Cannot discover any router boards new or old via IP or MAC using winbox 3 beta 3 or ver 2 Wireshark: only sends out ipv6 multicast on port 5678. No evidence of any other discovery message. Unusual? • On test network • Win 7 64bit pro sp1 - Samsung r530 laptop • Everything appears ok on laptop - web ...
by avenn
Sat Sep 13, 2014 11:48 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Load balance with failover.
Replies: 1
Views: 528

Re: Load balance with failover.

I just had similar issue. Working with this: https://www.google.co.uk/url?sa=t&source=web&rct=j&ei=3asUVKaLAY_aaObigfgH&url=http://mum.mikrotik.com/presentations/US12/tomas.pdf&cd=1&ved=0CB8QFjAA&usg=AFQjCNG2LfrF3HrEkXRGWmVgsE6O98EB4g&sig2=bDWlwHLpRtmlu-V_2xP3IQ Load balance based on bandwidth with ...
by avenn
Thu Sep 04, 2014 12:34 am
Forum: General
Topic: Which Load Balancing Option?
Replies: 1
Views: 501

Which Load Balancing Option?

Hi, I have 2 lines 1 x 75down/15up vDSL NAT to PPoE 1 x 10down/10up WISP NAT to Bridge I wish to reliably load balance with failover. I am having a good read of the options on the wiki but they are quite a lot of choices. I love to experiment but as always, IT customer wants it yesterday! ECMP load ...
by avenn
Wed Sep 03, 2014 5:30 pm
Forum: General
Topic: ver 5 wizard
Replies: 0
Views: 331

ver 5 wizard

Hi,

Quick question:

Did v5.24 come with a wizard/default config? I assume this was a v6 feature.

Regards
by avenn
Tue Aug 19, 2014 6:09 pm
Forum: General
Topic: In Winbox or CLI does ! tickbox mean NOT EQUAL TO <> ?
Replies: 2
Views: 548

In Winbox or CLI does ! tickbox mean NOT EQUAL TO <> ?

Hi All, I am looking at using a firewall filter rule that drops if destination address <> DOES NOT EQUAL a network. My grey matter vaguely recalls the ! tickbox when ticked means just this. For example it might be something like: add action=drop chain=input dst-address=!192.168.45.0/24 Can you help ...
by avenn
Mon Aug 04, 2014 7:58 pm
Forum: Wireless Networking
Topic: SXT .ac any Good?
Replies: 1
Views: 769

SXT .ac any Good?

Hi, Looking at getting SXT 5GHz kit to cover residential caravan park. PtMP. The .n kit appears very reliable but no knowledge of ac kit just released which I would prefer to get (future proofing etc). Do you have any experience with it? Reliable yet? I`ve read a few posts which are concerning regar...
by avenn
Fri Jun 27, 2014 11:44 am
Forum: General
Topic: New Packet flow diagram
Replies: 103
Views: 72546

Re: New Packet flow diagram

Excellent thank you for this diagram. I have just got back from a MTCRE course in sunny England and it was causing a positive buzz! Loving it! :D

Regards

Aidan Venn
by avenn
Fri Jun 13, 2014 10:53 pm
Forum: Wireless Networking
Topic: CAPs Manager
Replies: 165
Views: 56565

Re: CAPs Manager

Hi Nick,

I tried:

[admin@CAPsMAN] /caps-man access-list> print detail
0 ;;; Deny all low signals
interface=all signal-range=-120..-60 action=reject

but no success. As per screen shot quite a few -60 to -120

Regards

Aidan
by avenn
Thu Jun 12, 2014 9:26 pm
Forum: Wireless Networking
Topic: CAPs Manager
Replies: 165
Views: 56565

Re: CAPs Manager

Thanks Nick I will try tomorrow.
by avenn
Tue Jun 10, 2014 11:40 pm
Forum: Wireless Networking
Topic: CAPs Manager
Replies: 165
Views: 56565

Re: CAPs Manager

Hi! I have a problem with force disconnect clients that have signal range outside specified. I have a 2 rules, for one client. When client in -65..-30 range - its connect successfully, and I need disconnect them after he get to -120..-66 range. But it didnt work :? Maybe its an error in my access r...
by avenn
Sun Jun 08, 2014 1:01 am
Forum: Wireless Networking
Topic: client to client disabled not working? - CAPsMAN v6.13
Replies: 0
Views: 788

client to client disabled not working? - CAPsMAN v6.13

Hi, Using CAPsMAN v6.13 1 x 2011 CAPsMAN 1 x 912 CAP 2.4/5GHz 2x2x2 manager forwading mode=yes I have disabled client to client [admin@MikroTik] /caps-man datapath> print detail 0 name="datapath1" client-to-client-forwarding=no bridge=bridge2 but can still see and browse other wireless clients. Perh...
by avenn
Sat May 17, 2014 9:55 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Dual Frequency, Channel, Operation Internal AP
Replies: 1
Views: 725

Dual Frequency, Channel, Operation Internal AP

Hello, I`m looking to put together an internal 802.11n Mikrotik AP, which has: • Dual frequency (2.4GHZ & 5GHZ - the easy bit?) • 2 tx x 2 rx x 2 sd capability and for it to be able to operate on both frequencies simultaneously I read in newsletter 55 "Now, for example, you can take BaseBox2, instal...
by avenn
Sat May 17, 2014 9:26 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Dual Frequency, Channel, Operation Internal AP
Replies: 0
Views: 437

Dual Frequency, Channel, Operation Internal AP

Hello, I`m looking to put together an internal 802.11n Mikrotik AP, which has: • Dual frequency (2.4GHZ & 5GHZ - the easy bit?) • 2 tx x 2 rx x 2 sd capability and for it to be able to operate on both frequencies simultaneously I read in newsletter 55 "Now, for example, you can take BaseBox2, instal...