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by winagain
Tue May 21, 2019 9:38 pm
Forum: The User Manager
Topic: Usermanager 100% CPU when saving anything
Replies: 0
Views: 283

Usermanager 100% CPU when saving anything

Hi, I have a routerboard 2011 that I use mainly for nat and user manager. Problem I am having is that User Manager is very slow, when inputing text into the location field as a test, it's taking about 1minute to save, and CPU jumps to 100% use. How can I resolve this, I have cleared logs, sessions, ...
by winagain
Tue Oct 23, 2018 1:03 pm
Forum: General
Topic: WINBOX GUI need a bit of touch up
Replies: 29
Views: 3253

Re: WINBOX GUI need a bit of touch up

I second the addition of scroll bar, as on a resolution of 1366x768 the main Wireless/Wireless Tab is cut off just after default authenticate, making default forward un-selectable.
when a custom scan list is applied
by winagain
Wed Sep 12, 2018 3:57 pm
Forum: Scripting
Topic: Need help creating a script - deleting sessions that are older than xx days
Replies: 0
Views: 227

Need help creating a script - deleting sessions that are older than xx days

Good Day, I would like create a script that does the following 1. find sessions that are older than 30 days 2. export those found sessions to a file 3. upload that file to an ftp server 4. delete found sessions so that my user manager database does not get so large again. Is this even possible?
by winagain
Wed Sep 12, 2018 3:49 pm
Forum: The User Manager
Topic: Possibility of deleting user manager sessions older than 3 months
Replies: 1
Views: 707

Possibility of deleting user manager sessions older than 3 months

Hi, I am having an issue with my User Manager sessions filling up my database and slowing down the system. Doing anything in the user manager interface sets 100% CPU. I have been able to resolve by deleting old sessions and logs. I am looking for a solution that would automate this process. I would ...
by winagain
Tue Aug 22, 2017 2:35 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Marking MS Update packets
Replies: 3
Views: 2531

Re: Marking MS Update packets

This solution is a little broad. I am trying to mark using layer7 "User-Agent:.Microsoft-Delivery-Optimization" Then marking packets, then creating queue to set maximum bandwidth allowed by Windows 10 updates. Busy testing now, will need to test for some time, but so far it seems to be working ip fi...
by winagain
Mon Aug 21, 2017 11:11 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Marking MS Update packets
Replies: 3
Views: 2531

Marking MS Update packets

Is there a way to mark Windows 10 update packets on the fly, allowing to perform QOS on them? Many of my clients complain that MS updates are bogging down their available bandwidth, and when they want to do something. Every case has been on Windows 10 machines, and I would like to mitigate this so t...
by winagain
Mon Aug 21, 2017 10:54 pm
Forum: General
Topic: PPPOE Server deletes itself on reboot
Replies: 1
Views: 415

Re: PPPOE Server deletes itself on reboot

Problem resolved by doing a ROS update, to latest stable
by winagain
Wed Aug 16, 2017 5:11 pm
Forum: General
Topic: PPPOE Server deletes itself on reboot
Replies: 1
Views: 415

PPPOE Server deletes itself on reboot

Hi, Please can someone help I have an issue where PPOE servers Winbox->PPP->PPPOE SERVER-> service on interface This disappears on reboot, and I have to recreate it, what could be the cause ROSv6.9 I am going to work around by adding a script to recreate it on startup for now, but this is a work aro...
by winagain
Mon Mar 20, 2017 2:35 pm
Forum: RouterBOARD hardware
Topic: Looking for repair manual on RB-435G
Replies: 0
Views: 290

Looking for repair manual on RB-435G

I have a number of the RB-435G units, that have been struck by lightning. I would like to attempt a repair, as I am sure there is not too much damage on 2 of the units. the 2 just seem to be a power issue, as their led lights just blink, so presume it's just a transistor that is damaged, possibly ev...
by winagain
Mon Feb 20, 2017 7:59 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Mikrotik & Lightning
Replies: 13
Views: 1155

Re: Mikrotik & Lightning

Salt is an obvious improvement...but hadnt thought of that :)

Will def make use of that.
by winagain
Mon Feb 20, 2017 7:51 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Mikrotik & Lightning
Replies: 13
Views: 1155

Re: Mikrotik & Lightning

Yes ...have to go deap with our grounding rods. We attempt to get to moist soil but not always possible, at which point we increase mesh and depth of rods as far as we can. I have also had good success with grounding using old vehicle coolers (radiator) burried as deap as we can go. Its not the most...
by winagain
Mon Feb 20, 2017 7:43 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Mikrotik & Lightning
Replies: 13
Views: 1155

Re: Mikrotik & Lightning

Ah! We do something similar, I thought you meant a physical mat at the base of tower, not grounding mesh in ground. :)
by winagain
Mon Feb 20, 2017 7:29 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Mikrotik & Lightning
Replies: 13
Views: 1155

Re: Mikrotik & Lightning

The mat you refer to is that the same as what one would use on workshop bench, anti static mat.

Could you post a pic of what you are refering to?
by winagain
Mon Feb 20, 2017 6:17 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Mikrotik & Lightning
Replies: 13
Views: 1155

Mikrotik & Lightning

Hi, For the past couple of years we have lost routers due to lightning on an annual basis. We are in a region with no natural high sites, and obviously our towers become the best grounding and attract lightning. I was wondering if you guys could share your experiences on protecting against lightning...
by winagain
Fri Dec 02, 2016 10:30 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Problem with simple queues
Replies: 0
Views: 271

Problem with simple queues

Hi, I am having a problem with simple queues. It's not limiting the traffic on the download, only on the upload I setup this test queue name="queue1" target=192.168.1.2/32 parent=none packet-marks="" priority=8/8 queue=default-small/default-small limit-at=0/0 max-limit=1M/1M burst-limit=0/0 burst-th...
by winagain
Wed Nov 16, 2016 7:30 am
Forum: RouterBOARD hardware
Topic: Unable to connect to router via winbox, telnet or ssh
Replies: 1
Views: 432

Unable to connect to router via winbox, telnet or ssh

Hi, I am having a weird problem The one router works fine, but from time to time I have issue connecting to the router via winbox, or any other means. Router is still opperational in that traffic passes through the router. I am just not able to connect to it to manage it. Problem always starts when ...
by winagain
Fri Oct 14, 2016 10:39 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Winbox not going full screen properly
Replies: 0
Views: 324

Winbox not going full screen properly

Hi all, I have an issue where winbox does not open full screen properly I have tried going into c:\users\username\appdata\roaming\mikrotik\ deleted content. Winbox cache and everything is deleted but still won't go full screen properly. Any ideas how I can resolve this, quite irritating to have only...
by winagain
Sat Jul 23, 2016 9:56 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Mikrotik 435G SPI causing 100% CPU
Replies: 2
Views: 881

Re: Mikrotik 435G SPI causing 100% CPU

I re-installed and setup router again problem seems to have resolved that way. But not ideal as I defaulted the router.

So was def somthing in the setup.

I would try remove all logs etc to free up space...suspect its somthing to do with space available.
by winagain
Thu Jul 14, 2016 10:50 am
Forum: General
Topic: Mikrotik 435G SPI causing 100% CPU
Replies: 2
Views: 881

Mikrotik 435G SPI causing 100% CPU

Hi, I have been searching as to what can cause SPI to sit at 100% Before upgrade to current ROS version 6.31 it was doing it on Flash, which is apparently read/write to Flash. There should be no reason for such high CPU as there is only19 clients connected to 3 wifi, using simple hotspot setup with ...
by winagain
Tue May 03, 2016 5:22 pm
Forum: The Dude
Topic: help with setting up pppoe users bandwidth graph
Replies: 23
Views: 3468

Re: help with setting up pppoe users bandwidth graph

Hi Thanks for the reply . Yes OID changes when client pppoe session is terminated. I don't know how to get a static oid for the sessions. There was a instruction set somewhere on google, but can't find it now. What info do you need, it's a standard usermanager + pppoe server setup. I would like dude...
by winagain
Sat Apr 23, 2016 10:55 pm
Forum: The Dude
Topic: help with setting up pppoe users bandwidth graph
Replies: 23
Views: 3468

help with setting up pppoe users bandwidth graph

Hi, I am able to setup a bandwidth graph for pppoe users, but when user gets new session, the graph no longer works and have to add new data source again. How can I set it up that when user connects it automatically recognizes the user. Please help have searched google and the forums and can't find ...
by winagain
Sat Apr 16, 2016 12:30 am
Forum: General
Topic: Is it possible to exempt some sites from pppoe accounting
Replies: 0
Views: 298

Is it possible to exempt some sites from pppoe accounting

Hi all,

Just want to know if I want to offer free access to some sites, is it possible to do so using pppoe as an authentication and accounting?

I know under hotspot you can add walled garden, but is there is similar solution for pppoe?
by winagain
Fri Sep 11, 2015 12:06 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Extending life of some of the older RB433/RB600's
Replies: 2
Views: 421

Extending life of some of the older RB433/RB600's

I have found that after some time the Router Boards RB433 and RB600 and some 411's that have the green capacitors, leak their electrolyte. I have found that replacing these capacitors even after board dies, brings them back to life. Just a note for some that have these boards, and want to breath som...
by winagain
Sat Sep 05, 2015 1:15 am
Forum: General
Topic: Need help with setting up VLAN
Replies: 17
Views: 1135

Re: Need help with setting up VLAN

I can give you access.

but dont want to publish public ip and so on here.
by winagain
Sat Sep 05, 2015 1:05 am
Forum: General
Topic: Need help with setting up VLAN
Replies: 17
Views: 1135

Re: Need help with setting up VLAN

Just an update, just got back from the office. I took a new RB800. Tried your config without forwarding traffic anywhere. Setup VLAN 246 attached to ether1 no tagging VLAN 1087 attached to ether1 tagging enabled Applied public ip to VLAN246 (not to bridge) Applied private IP 192.168.150.1/24 to VLAN...
by winagain
Sat Sep 05, 2015 12:21 am
Forum: General
Topic: Need help with setting up VLAN
Replies: 17
Views: 1135

Re: Need help with setting up VLAN

I have tried the above recommendations. If the vlan id=246 and eth1 are not on the same bridge port, it's not working. Link only works if they are in the same bridge The router only requires the internet incoming via vlan id 246, which then forwards on to another mikrotik at a remote site, which the...
by winagain
Fri Sep 04, 2015 6:29 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Need help with setting up VLAN
Replies: 17
Views: 1135

Re: Need help with setting up VLAN

Thanks, I figured that it was something with the config, I hope that it will work once I have had a chance to modify, don't want to do it during office hours as there will be quite an impact on clients. Will let you know in about 12 hours, that will put us near midnight, and I'd be able to try the s...
by winagain
Fri Sep 04, 2015 6:24 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Need help with setting up VLAN
Replies: 17
Views: 1135

Re: Need help with setting up VLAN

Have edited the export above to show compact export.
by winagain
Fri Sep 04, 2015 6:18 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Need help with setting up VLAN
Replies: 17
Views: 1135

Re: Need help with setting up VLAN

I will give you instructions a go when it will impact users the least.


How do I export non-verbose?

I only know how to export file="name" or export compact file="name" to get all the configs of the routers.
by winagain
Fri Sep 04, 2015 5:57 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Need help with setting up VLAN
Replies: 17
Views: 1135

Re: Need help with setting up VLAN

Eth1 is Vlan 246 - What my internet comes in on - this was untagged(add service dag=enabled/disabled) They want it to be tagged, but when tagging is enabled it does not work anymore, they say it's somthing to do with incompatibility between my equipment and theirs So they want the tagging on the mai...
by winagain
Fri Sep 04, 2015 5:43 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Need help with setting up VLAN
Replies: 17
Views: 1135

Re: Need help with setting up VLAN

Here is an export:

I know that the vlan 1087 setup is incorrect just been trying everything to see if it will work

I never worked with VLAN's untill switching to this provider.

Oh! The link is a fiber link...comming in, to a fiber converter, then to ether1 on router.

Same on the other end
by winagain
Fri Sep 04, 2015 4:41 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Need help with setting up VLAN
Replies: 17
Views: 1135

Re: Need help with setting up VLAN

Provider needs my original working vlan with ID246 tagged, but when tagging is enable it's not functioning.

They are using cisco routers, what would I need to do to get it working. Quite frustrated at this stage and have no idea what to do or where to turn.
by winagain
Fri Sep 04, 2015 1:30 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Need help with setting up VLAN
Replies: 17
Views: 1135

Need help with setting up VLAN

I have the following setup: VLAN1 (WORKING) add arp=enabled disabled=no interface=ether1 l2mtu=1522 mtu=1500 name=\ MAIN-VLAN use-service-tag=no vlan-id=246 Its added to a trunk-bridge with ports ether1 and main-vlan id 246 as above IP Address is assigned to the VLAN = public ip address provided by ...
by winagain
Tue Sep 01, 2015 3:45 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Is there a way to keep records of sites visited and bandwidth used for clients
Replies: 5
Views: 920

Re: Is there a way to keep records of sites visited and bandwidth used for clients

I have enable ip flow, but not showing on ntop.

I have setup targets, but am unsure what port to use so left it at default on mikrotik.

Is there any specific actions that need taking on the ntop side?
by winagain
Tue Sep 01, 2015 2:24 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Is there a way to keep records of sites visited and bandwidth used for clients
Replies: 5
Views: 920

Re: Is there a way to keep records of sites visited and bandwidth used for clients

IP acounting has the info, but not very readable, and I would like to be able to make a print out should a client query their usage, so this would not work.

I have ntop installed, but how do I get the flows from the mikrotik into ntop?
by winagain
Mon Aug 31, 2015 12:25 am
Forum: General
Topic: Is there a way to keep records of sites visited and bandwidth used for clients
Replies: 5
Views: 920

Is there a way to keep records of sites visited and bandwidth used for clients

Hi, Just wondering if there is a way to keep record of where bandwidth is used. I am using user manager to manage clients and their bandwidth usage, I am now having an issue with certain clients wanting to know where their bandwidth has gone. I have no idea whether mikrotik is capable of doing this....
by winagain
Sun May 24, 2015 5:25 pm
Forum: The User Manager
Topic: Help with opening up download limits after hours
Replies: 1
Views: 897

Help with opening up download limits after hours

Hi, I need to know if it's possible to have limits during certain periods ie 6am-12pm thereafter remove download limits, and not add to accounting untill following morning. so from 00:00:01-05:59:59 I would like to have a free download period, which is not added to users monthly usage. Is a setup li...
by winagain
Wed Mar 25, 2015 11:11 am
Forum: General
Topic: RB435G x 2 out of box (Not Booting)
Replies: 1
Views: 379

Re: RB435G x 2 out of box (Not Booting)

BOOTED! YAY!

Problem was power supply was using a 12v 2A PSU, but the 435 doesn't seem to like it.

Booted with POE 24v 1A and it booted fine.

Seriously was about to pull my hair out.
by winagain
Wed Mar 25, 2015 10:48 am
Forum: General
Topic: RB435G x 2 out of box (Not Booting)
Replies: 1
Views: 379

RB435G x 2 out of box (Not Booting)

Hi, I have just had major damage to my systems and needed to use my two RB435 that are spare to get my network running again. Problem is both boards out of box don't boot. This is as far as they go connected to serial cable. RouterBOOT booter 3.10 RouterBoard 435G CPU frequency: 680 MHz Memory size:...
by winagain
Thu Mar 12, 2015 11:33 am
Forum: The User Manager
Topic: Unable to edit a profile setup
Replies: 9
Views: 1682

Re: Unable to edit a profile setup

Sorted thanks.

Cleared cache and force refresh and it's now loaded properly
by winagain
Wed Mar 11, 2015 5:21 pm
Forum: The User Manager
Topic: Unable to edit a profile setup
Replies: 9
Views: 1682

Re: Unable to edit a profile setup

Logged in via the local ip address
http://192.168.1.70/userman
by winagain
Wed Mar 11, 2015 1:55 pm
Forum: The User Manager
Topic: Unable to edit a profile setup
Replies: 9
Views: 1682

Re: Unable to edit a profile setup

No Diffirent on Chrom either.

When clicking on Limitations, and then clicking the limitation that you want to edit, this is how it's displayed

No options to change the rate limits.

Image
by winagain
Wed Mar 11, 2015 1:45 pm
Forum: The User Manager
Topic: Unable to edit a profile setup
Replies: 9
Views: 1682

Re: Unable to edit a profile setup

I will try google chrome, as both firefox and ie are not working.
by winagain
Wed Mar 11, 2015 12:59 pm
Forum: The User Manager
Topic: Unable to edit a profile setup
Replies: 9
Views: 1682

Re: Unable to edit a profile setup

I am the only customer, and have full privileges. It was working fine on IE6&7 on my older PC, but they have since died on my and now only have access to newer browsers. login="admin" password="xxxxxxxxxxx" backup-allowed=yes time-zone=+02:00 permissions=owner signup-allowed=no paypal-allowed=no pay...
by winagain
Wed Mar 11, 2015 11:04 am
Forum: The User Manager
Topic: User Manager "Client" Cant Login By PPPoE
Replies: 1
Views: 1411

Re: User Manager "Client" Cant Login By PPPoE

Under winbox: Ensure you have servers specified under PPP->PPPOE SERVERS on the SECRETS tab PPP Authentication & Accounting -> Ensure Use radius is selected and interim update of your choosing , I use 00:30:00 Which updates every 30min. Radius - Ensure you have an entry pointing to your usermanager ...
by winagain
Wed Mar 11, 2015 10:56 am
Forum: The User Manager
Topic: Unable to edit a profile setup
Replies: 9
Views: 1682

Unable to edit a profile setup

Hi, I would like to upgrade profiles that have been in use, but when I click profiles, and click limitations, then click the profile, the rate limits are displayed but are not editable. How do I go about changing the limitations. I have tried IE8 and firefox both display the same, and come up as a n...
by winagain
Wed Dec 17, 2014 9:56 pm
Forum: The User Manager
Topic: Is there a way to exclude accounting on pppoe using userman
Replies: 0
Views: 881

Is there a way to exclude accounting on pppoe using userman

Hi, I have a question, is there a way to exclude certain sites from accounting like walled garden in hotspot. I would like to provide free access to certain sites, but user must still authenticate using their account, I just don't want those sites to be added to accounting in User Manager. Intereste...
by winagain
Wed Dec 03, 2014 12:44 pm
Forum: General
Topic: RB800 - Dropping Ethernet connectivity for 3 seconds
Replies: 0
Views: 419

RB800 - Dropping Ethernet connectivity for 3 seconds

Could someone help with a problem that I am experiencing, this router has been in use for about a year + Three days ago ether3 started going down around the same time of day around 11:00-13:00 I am unable to find a cause, is not issue as I have found in the forums about ether flapping. This is where...
by winagain
Thu Aug 14, 2014 10:18 pm
Forum: The User Manager
Topic: Userman PPPOE and HOTSPOT Auth, radius timeout
Replies: 0
Views: 1034

Userman PPPOE and HOTSPOT Auth, radius timeout

Hi just putting this out there, I have been using pppoe and hotspot auth with user manager since 2.9.50, and all has worked flawlessly, till ROS3.10 when I started having trouble with setting it up. I think today I have discovered why I keep running into problems. If I have a firewall rule srcnat ac...
by winagain
Sat Jul 19, 2014 11:28 am
Forum: Scripting
Topic: Moving Static Queue Above Dynamic Queues
Replies: 59
Views: 27211

Re: Moving Static Queue Above Dynamic Queues

I managed to get the following to work /queue simple move [find name="ITEM-TO-BE-MOVED"] 0 by doing this /queue simple print /queue simple move [find name="ITEM-TO-BE-MOVED"] 0 It now moves the simple queue to the top as it does in the terminal, I know print is not the best thing to use in scripts h...