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by Naurislv
Fri Jul 01, 2016 11:34 am
Forum: Announcements
Topic: v6.36rc [release candidate] is released, wireless-fp package is discontinued!
Replies: 295
Views: 65921

Re: v6.36rc [release candidate] is released, wireless-fp package is discontinued!

*) wap-ac - fixed performance problems with 2.4GHz wireless (additional reboot after upgrade required); After update signal become worse (wAP-ac working as repeater, main router hap AC). wAP-ac loosing connections constantly... Did you enable wireless-rep package and upgrade firmware ? If it does n...
by Naurislv
Tue Apr 12, 2016 10:28 am
Forum: RouterBOARD hardware
Topic: HAP AC
Replies: 540
Views: 135381

Re: HAP AC

Duplicate post about a hAP AC related problem that I encountered two days ago: I noticed that when all three chains were enabled on the 2.4GHz interface of the hAP AC, not all devices could associate. For example two phones, one with Android and the other with Windows Phone could not connect, even ...
by Naurislv
Thu Mar 24, 2016 2:48 pm
Forum: RouterBOARD hardware
Topic: HAP AC faulty seriers - very poor LAN performance? (switch problem)
Replies: 77
Views: 24322

Re: HAP AC faulty seriers - very poor wireless performance?

Thank you for report.

This definitely is not ok and we'd like help you to resolve this issue. Please write to support@mikrotik.com and add this forum link as reference and attach supout file of hAP ac board.
by Naurislv
Thu Mar 10, 2016 9:37 am
Forum: Announcements
Topic: v6.35rc [release candidate] is released, new wireless package!
Replies: 537
Views: 106896

Re: v6.35rc [release candidate] is released, new wireless package!

We have implemented fix which should help with wireless-rep reboot loop. Please test it if you can use rc version on your environment. Fix will be available in RouterOS v6.35rc25.
by Naurislv
Wed Feb 24, 2016 1:16 pm
Forum: Wireless Networking
Topic: RB SXT G-5HPacD "requires more rates than we support"
Replies: 6
Views: 1614

Re: RB SXT G-5HPacD "requires more rates than we support"

Thank you very much for letting us know about this issue!

Fix will be included in one of future RouterOS release such as 6.35rc14/6.35rc15.
by Naurislv
Thu Oct 22, 2015 10:43 am
Forum: RouterBOARD hardware
Topic: Routerboards experience RB922, RB953
Replies: 1
Views: 637

Re: Routerboards experience RB922, RB953

Hello, Thank you for letting us know about this issue. Please write to MikroTik support. We would like to see suppout files from devices so we would be able to analyze kernel panics you talking about. Before that please do following : 1. Netinstall boards. Without backup 2. Try another R11e-5HacD 3....
by Naurislv
Fri Sep 11, 2015 12:11 pm
Forum: Wireless Networking
Topic: cm2 tested in real life?
Replies: 2
Views: 554

Re: cm2 tested in real life?

Note that this change affects only 802.11 protocol and has no effect on Nv2.
by Naurislv
Fri Sep 11, 2015 12:05 pm
Forum: Wireless Networking
Topic: 922UAGS-5HPacT current tx power is null
Replies: 12
Views: 2557

Re: 922UAGS-5HPacT current tx power is null

At the moment our main goal is to provide best available wireless quality for both 802.11ac and 802.11n devices and we are working very hard at this point.

You shouldn't be worrying about those features, they are in our to-do-list and eventually they will be available.
by Naurislv
Thu Aug 27, 2015 5:10 pm
Forum: Wireless Networking
Topic: Wireless-cm2 / Wireless-fp Performance difference?
Replies: 3
Views: 4148

Re: Wireless-cm2 / Wireless-fp Performance difference?

Lately we have received couple of questions about Wireless-cm2 and Wireless-fp differences so thank you for bringing up this topic. So wireless-cm2 package is made for CAPsMANv2, of-course, but sometimes there are few updates which we put only in wireless-cm2 package, generally they are very insigni...
by Naurislv
Thu Jul 30, 2015 12:44 pm
Forum: Wireless Networking
Topic: Netmetal and NV2 low throughput
Replies: 20
Views: 4605

Re: Netmetal and NV2 low throughput

You should upgrade your system to RouterOS version 6.30.3

Up to now 6.30.2 is the current version. From where we can download 6.30.3 version?
Sorry I meant 6.30.2 not 6.30.3
by Naurislv
Thu Jul 30, 2015 9:07 am
Forum: Wireless Networking
Topic: Netmetal and NV2 low throughput
Replies: 20
Views: 4605

Re: Netmetal and NV2 low throughput

Hi! You should upgrade your system to RouterOS version 6.30.3 as well make sure you are using latest firmware, upgrade it by CLI command : /system routerboard upgrade Few wireless properties which you should change (using Nv2): 1. Distance to dynamic. 2. As one of user already recommended, user rate...
by Naurislv
Fri Jul 17, 2015 10:35 am
Forum: Wireless Networking
Topic: v6.29.1 have kernel issue..
Replies: 1
Views: 571

Re: v6.29.1 have kernel issue..

Please write to MikroTik support and include suppout.rif or autosuppout.rif file so we can analyze this Kernel Panic.

More information about MikroTik support : http://www.mikrotik.com/support.html

Thank you!
by Naurislv
Fri Jul 17, 2015 9:11 am
Forum: Wireless Networking
Topic: UNII-2, Riddle Me This, Riddle Me That
Replies: 53
Views: 9626

Re: UNII-2, Riddle Me This, Riddle Me That

Thank you guys for bringing up this topic.

We are currently working hard to work this out so no one need to worry about any of your concerns discussed here.

More information will follow!
by Naurislv
Fri Jun 26, 2015 9:33 am
Forum: Wireless Networking
Topic: Short range PTP Link with SXT 5 AC best practice
Replies: 1
Views: 1513

Re: Short range PTP Link with SXT 5 AC best practice

I am trying to setup 3 short range link (80m~200m) and i want to have highest possible BW ,with a stable link which protocol do you think i should use ? First reduce transmit power for each SXT to get -35 to -50 dBm RX signal levels at both sides so signal wouldn't be too strong. For such short ran...
by Naurislv
Wed Jun 17, 2015 11:26 am
Forum: Wireless Networking
Topic: Tablets disconnecting and reconnecting "randomly" from RouterBoard 951G 2HnD WIFI network
Replies: 12
Views: 2057

Re: Tablets disconnecting and reconnecting "randomly" from RouterBoard 951G 2HnD WIFI network

Try to increase Group Key Update to 1 hour, this may be something related to Power Saving. You can try to disable power saving on Tablet and see if that helps.

More information : http://forum.mikrotik.com/viewtopic.php?f=7&t=68782

If it doesn't help please post wireless configuration.
by Naurislv
Wed Jun 17, 2015 8:40 am
Forum: Wireless Networking
Topic: PTP with seamless APs on both ends
Replies: 1
Views: 538

Re: PTP with seamless APs on both ends

With standard configurations you cannot connect two Access Points together so you must use Station (or similar) mode at one side, but Station mode can't work as AP. For that you need WDS. Here are more information: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Wireless_distribution_system Example: http://wiki.mikro...
by Naurislv
Tue Jun 16, 2015 5:07 pm
Forum: Wireless Networking
Topic: Need help setting up OmniTIK U-5HnD with SXT's for back haul on wifi network
Replies: 2
Views: 921

Re: Need help setting up OmniTIK U-5HnD with SXT's for back haul on wifi network

Assure that I get it right - you want to connect SXTs to OmniTIK via Ethernet cables and make them work in layer 2 (bridge) ? If yes then just create bridge on Omnitik and bridge interfaces you need : /interface bridge add name=bridge /interface bridge port add interface=ether1 bridge=bridge1 /inter...
by Naurislv
Tue Jun 16, 2015 4:34 pm
Forum: Wireless Networking
Topic: Trouble with connect-list
Replies: 1
Views: 743

Re: Trouble with connect-list

If Default Authentication is checked for wireless interface then you'll be able to connect to any AP unless you create entry in connect list and uncheck Connect option. [ /interface wireless set default-authentication=yes ] If Default Authentication is unchecked for wireless interface then device wi...
by Naurislv
Fri Jun 12, 2015 2:13 pm
Forum: Wireless Networking
Topic: R52Hn - sometimes Wireless hangs
Replies: 2
Views: 478

Re: R52Hn - sometimes Wireless hangs

What do you see in logs when this happen ? Add wireless logging topic before. [ /system logging add topics=wireless prefix=debug ]
by Naurislv
Thu Jun 11, 2015 1:49 pm
Forum: Wireless Networking
Topic: No support wi-fi power saving mode for mobile clients
Replies: 2
Views: 1690

Re: No support wi-fi power saving mode for mobile clients

There is already post about similar issue. See : http://forum.mikrotik.com/viewtopic.php?f=7&t=68782 As Uldis said : "It's because RouterOS supports only legacy power saving and WMM Powersaving support will be added some time later." Copy paste from that post : "The workaround for this scenario is t...
by Naurislv
Thu Jun 11, 2015 12:39 pm
Forum: Wireless Networking
Topic: Reported 'supported MCSs' for R11e-5HacD miniPCI-express seems to be incorrect?
Replies: 1
Views: 418

Re: Reported 'supported MCSs' for R11e-5HacD miniPCI-express seems to be incorrect?

At the moment RouterOS is reporting wrong interface-type value. To know which chipset wireless interface has, you must visit our RouterBoard.com product page. http://routerboard.com/R11e-5HacD As you mentioned - 2 chain wireless card can't use 3 SS. Winbox just showing all available options, you can...
by Naurislv
Thu Jun 11, 2015 10:43 am
Forum: Wireless Networking
Topic: Help debugging wireless link
Replies: 13
Views: 1718

Re: Help debugging wireless link

Receive signal strength is measured in dBm it's signal you are receiving from other side. Transmit signal strength is measured in dBm it's signal other side is receiving from your device (reported by other device). SNR - Signal-to-Noise ration is calculated = Received signal strength - Noise floor. ...
by Naurislv
Wed Jun 10, 2015 2:53 pm
Forum: Wireless Networking
Topic: RB951 wifi DHCP config
Replies: 3
Views: 1435

Re: RB951 wifi DHCP config

1. Reset configuration by CLI command [ /system reset-configuration no-defaults=yes ] 2. After reboot copy this configuration in terminal : /interface bridge add name=bridge /interface wireless set [ find default-name=wlan1 ] band=2ghz-onlyn frequency=auto l2mtu=2290 mode=ap-bridge wireless-protocol...
by Naurislv
Wed Jun 10, 2015 9:58 am
Forum: Wireless Networking
Topic: Using a RouterBOARD433 and R52 for reduncancy?
Replies: 2
Views: 399

Re: Using a RouterBOARD433 and R52 for reduncancy?

So you want to use one of wireless interface while other two are working as backup right ?
by Naurislv
Wed Jun 10, 2015 9:24 am
Forum: Wireless Networking
Topic: how many mAP 2n devices can connect to each other?
Replies: 3
Views: 635

Re: how many mAP 2n devices can connect to each other?

From specifications you can't get more than 0.5 A from mAP PoE out. There shouldn't be any problems!
by Naurislv
Wed Jun 10, 2015 9:19 am
Forum: Wireless Networking
Topic: RB951 wifi DHCP config
Replies: 3
Views: 1435

Re: RB951 wifi DHCP config

For that purpose you need to reconfigure your AP. Create transparent bridge with Ethernet and Wireless interfaces in it. In Quick set it's WISP AP option.
by Naurislv
Wed Jun 10, 2015 8:52 am
Forum: Wireless Networking
Topic: how many mAP 2n devices can connect to each other?
Replies: 3
Views: 635

Re: how many mAP 2n devices can connect to each other?

mAP : http://routerboard.com/RBmAP2n http://i.mt.lv/routerboard/files/mAP-141015141141.pdf From specifications, you'll get 48V * 0.5 A = 24W from PoE out. Max power consumption form mAP is 2W. So in ideal conditions it would be 12 mAPs (with max power consumption) but in real life conditions as you ...
by Naurislv
Fri Jun 05, 2015 9:09 am
Forum: Wireless Networking
Topic: RB951G-2HnD Bad wireless speed
Replies: 4
Views: 1152

Re: RB951G-2HnD Bad wireless speed

Signal levels are important, but more important parameter is SNR which tells us if there Noise isn't too much. So as Jarda suggested, try different channels. If noise is too high switch to 20 Mhz channel and try again. Enable wireless-fp / wireless-cm2 pacakge! Try to change position of 951G. Signal...
by Naurislv
Fri Jun 05, 2015 9:02 am
Forum: Wireless Networking
Topic: How to access remote Device Metal 5SHPn
Replies: 34
Views: 3864

Re: How to access remote Device Metal 5SHPn

Then interface must be in L2 bridging. My apologies.

So what are results ?
by Naurislv
Wed Jun 03, 2015 3:50 pm
Forum: Wireless Networking
Topic: How to access remote Device Metal 5SHPn
Replies: 34
Views: 3864

Re: How to access remote Device Metal 5SHPn

I see that you still haven't enabled wireless-fp / wireless-cm2 package. Why do you use station-bridge as I see it's not slaved by bridge, better use station. Use nv2 instead of any. So what are latency and throughput after that ? Please post [ /interface wireless monitor 0 ] from station. If there ...
by Naurislv
Wed Jun 03, 2015 8:21 am
Forum: Wireless Networking
Topic: MT 6.xx wireless-fp and Nstreme not working
Replies: 6
Views: 1165

Re: MT 6.xx wireless-fp and Nstreme not working

It wouldn't be exactly from scratch with Export file I suggested, however if it's not possible let's find other way to solve this issue.

I would like to see wireless settings of these boards.

Please export wireless configurations from both devices and post them here [ /in wireless export ]
by Naurislv
Wed Jun 03, 2015 8:15 am
Forum: Wireless Networking
Topic: Issues with defining and using channels
Replies: 6
Views: 2257

Re: Issues with defining and using channels

No I'am not saying that you shouldn't use width field of channels, you can set there 5/10 Mhz etc. channel widths. Yes you can think of this field as Center channel width, however it will match with Extension channel width.
by Naurislv
Wed Jun 03, 2015 7:48 am
Forum: Wireless Networking
Topic: MT 6.xx wireless-fp and Nstreme not working
Replies: 6
Views: 1165

Re: MT 6.xx wireless-fp and Nstreme not working

With which board you are having this issue ? Well there shouldn't be any problems. However you should try reset configurations : [ /system reset-configuration no-defaults=yes ] and then configure from scratch. Before reset make export file so after it you will be able easily get back configuration :...
by Naurislv
Wed Jun 03, 2015 7:32 am
Forum: Wireless Networking
Topic: Issues with defining and using channels
Replies: 6
Views: 2257

Re: Issues with defining and using channels

It's because your are trying to use 40 Mhz channel width with extension channel Ce and of-course it's not standard.

If you want 20/40Mhz Ce Channel Width entry should look like:

/interface wireless channels
add band=5ghz-onlyn extension-channel=Ce frequency=5180 list=N name=38Ce width=20
by Naurislv
Tue Jun 02, 2015 3:40 pm
Forum: Wireless Networking
Topic: Access point position
Replies: 5
Views: 750

Re: Access point position

Make sure there isn't metallic objects, thin walls and other same frequency sources around. Every client should have clear line of sight with AP, in real environment it's almost impossible however it should be objective. Don't place your AP too high.

This board is made to stand horizontal.
by Naurislv
Tue Jun 02, 2015 12:53 pm
Forum: Wireless Networking
Topic: Slow 2.4ghz, no MIMO for download?
Replies: 2
Views: 956

Re: Slow 2.4ghz, no MIMO for download?

Please post wireless and interface settings from RB2011UiAS-2HnD-IN and RB951G-2HnD. How do you test download speed ? What results do you get when you use speedtest.net tool ? Try to re-install device with Netinstall to RouterOS 6.29.1 and configure from scratch (you can use export file to do that)....
by Naurislv
Tue Jun 02, 2015 9:28 am
Forum: Wireless Networking
Topic: Issues with defining and using channels
Replies: 6
Views: 2257

Re: Issues with defining and using channels

I think you are trying to make Advanced channels which by default is not available. More information : http://wiki.mikrotik.com/wiki/Manual:Wireless_Advanced_Channels If I didn't get you right, please post [ /interface wireless print advanced ] output of your current settings and then CLI command fo...
by Naurislv
Tue Jun 02, 2015 9:16 am
Forum: Wireless Networking
Topic: How to access remote Device Metal 5SHPn
Replies: 34
Views: 3864

Re: How to access remote Device Metal 5SHPn

First things first: As Jarda recommended, please use latest RouterOS version. http://download2.mikrotik.com/routeros/6.29.1/routeros-mipsbe-6.29.1.npk Make sure you are using wireless-fp / wireless-cm2 package. Upgrade firmware : " /system routerboard upgrade " Please give us output of " /in wireles...
by Naurislv
Wed Mar 25, 2015 4:30 pm
Forum: Wireless Networking
Topic: OMNITIK Vertical Beamwidth
Replies: 3
Views: 1650

Re: OMNITIK Vertical Beamwidth

Vertical Beamwidth of Omnitik is 20 degrees.
by Naurislv
Fri Feb 20, 2015 10:30 am
Forum: Wireless Networking
Topic: RB SXT G-5HPacD and RB921UAGS-5SHPacD MultiHop TCP Bandwidth
Replies: 22
Views: 4309

Re: RB SXT G-5HPacD and RB921UAGS-5SHPacD MultiHop TCP Bandwidth

Nv2 has it's limits at the moment. I recommend you to use Nstreme instead of Nv2, as for setup I created it worked perfectly.
by Naurislv
Fri Feb 06, 2015 2:38 pm
Forum: Wireless Networking
Topic: RB SXT G-5HPacD and RB921UAGS-5SHPacD MultiHop TCP Bandwidth
Replies: 22
Views: 4309

Re: RB SXT G-5HPacD and RB921UAGS-5SHPacD MultiHop TCP Bandwidth

Thanks for indicating that. Here's my results on how much tcp-connections used => tx speed + CPU load: 1 => ~51 Mbps + ~58% 2 => ~53 Mbps + ~60% 5 => ~67 Mbps + ~75% 8 => ~80 Mbps + ~90% 13 => ~88 Mbps + ~95% 16 => ~93 Mbps + ~100% Have you tested any device/setup with tcp-connection-count=1 ? I hav...
by Naurislv
Fri Feb 06, 2015 12:23 pm
Forum: Wireless Networking
Topic: RB SXT G-5HPacD and RB921UAGS-5SHPacD MultiHop TCP Bandwidth
Replies: 22
Views: 4309

Re: RB SXT G-5HPacD and RB921UAGS-5SHPacD MultiHop TCP Bandwidth

Hello! I just repeated almost identical scenario. CCR9 --- wire > 921UAGS-5SHPacT --- wireless > 921UAGS-5SHPacT --- wire > 260GS --- wire > 922UAGS-5HPacT --- wireless > 921UAGS-5SHPacT --- wire > 911G-5HPacD --- wireless > SXT G-5HPacD --- wire > 911G-5HPacD --- wireless > 911G-5HPacD --- wire > 7...
by Naurislv
Wed Jan 21, 2015 10:54 am
Forum: Wireless Networking
Topic: Wifi roaming between 2.4Ghz and 5Ghz
Replies: 4
Views: 3490

Re: Wifi roaming between 2.4Ghz and 5Ghz

If user will have both (2ghz and 5ghz) chips in device, yes there will need no interaction from user. However how good device will roam between APs depends on device itself, some devices roam good selecting best signal, some wait until drop one of signals.
by Naurislv
Tue Jan 20, 2015 12:42 pm
Forum: Wireless Networking
Topic: Wifi roaming between 2.4Ghz and 5Ghz
Replies: 4
Views: 3490

Re: Wifi roaming between 2.4Ghz and 5Ghz

Hello! Still 5ghz is tricky for clients, because there are still much devices out there which doesn't have 5ghz chip in them. If client device is relatively new then 5ghz should suit you great and they will switch from 2.4ghz to 5ghz if signal will be better and APs will have same SSID. Yes 5ghz wou...
by Naurislv
Mon Jan 19, 2015 2:56 pm
Forum: Wireless Networking
Topic: RB951G 1000-2000ms ping after few seconds after connecting
Replies: 12
Views: 1920

Re: RB951G 1000-2000ms ping after few seconds after connecti

You should write to MikroTik support.
by Naurislv
Wed Oct 29, 2014 9:36 am
Forum: Wireless Networking
Topic: cAP 2n - Features
Replies: 1
Views: 607

Re: cAP 2n - Features

Hello,

These boards has practically same features as all other boards which have RouterOS.

Here's link where you can find brief description:

http://www.mikrotik.com/pdf/what_is_routeros.pdf
by Naurislv
Mon Aug 18, 2014 9:33 pm
Forum: Wireless Networking
Topic: Two wireless link failover
Replies: 4
Views: 1084

Re: Two wireless link failover

Hello! You don't have turn off ap2 and ap4 radios, just set different frequencies so there's will be no interference. Most important is how far is routers from each other and do you need backup, which band you should use, is there other signals that can interfere yours, is there any obstacles like m...