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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: 1654

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: 4008

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: 318

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: 2079

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: 3058

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: 3058

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: 510

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: 510

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: 398

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: 1644

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: 1644

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: 1644

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: 1644

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: 1644

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: 334

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: 556

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: 392

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: 1053

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: 1053

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: 4393

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: 4393

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: 344

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: 512

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: 1346

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: 1346

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: 1346

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: 1346

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: 1346

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: 1346

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: 1346

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: 1346

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: 1346

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: 1346

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: 1128

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: 1128

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: 1128

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: 1025

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: 455

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: 455

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: 1993

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: 1993

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: 1993

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: 1993

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: 1993

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: 1566

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: 1993

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: 976

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: 477

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: 1168

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: 28393

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...
by winagain
Wed Feb 20, 2013 5:48 pm
Forum: Wireless Networking
Topic: ROS5.2 dropping signal on a link that is -65
Replies: 7
Views: 1491

Re: ROS5.2 dropping signal on a link that is -65

Will do, and the day that I climbed there was kinda a storm on the brew...so didn't really want to go up the tower, especially since it's the highest point in like 100km2

Thanks for reply though
by winagain
Wed Feb 20, 2013 9:32 am
Forum: Wireless Networking
Topic: ROS5.2 dropping signal on a link that is -65
Replies: 7
Views: 1491

Re: ROS5.2 dropping signal on a link that is -65

Will retest radios, needed to get site back up, so did what I could.
by winagain
Wed Feb 20, 2013 8:54 am
Forum: Wireless Networking
Topic: ROS5.2 dropping signal on a link that is -65
Replies: 7
Views: 1491

Re: ROS5.2 dropping signal on a link that is -65

Did that, no change, I then replaced all radio's at that site: 4 of em

I don't know how 4 of them go at once, it was quite hot, but within limits for the radios operating temperatures.

It seems to have stabalised now
by winagain
Fri Jan 25, 2013 8:13 pm
Forum: The User Manager
Topic: Reports on Usermanager, not printing reports, need help
Replies: 1
Views: 1841

Reports on Usermanager, not printing reports, need help

Hi, I am trying to print usage reports for my files, and billing of clients. I would like to get a report where all clients usage is printed as per usage report on ROS3.x When I go to reports I type in Title "Monthly Report" I select traffic I select Human Readable I input date range in mm/dd/yyyy f...
by winagain
Wed Jan 23, 2013 9:19 am
Forum: Wireless Networking
Topic: ROS5.2 dropping signal on a link that is -65
Replies: 7
Views: 1491

ROS5.2 dropping signal on a link that is -65

Hi, I have a link that is about 15km line of sight, signal is varies -65 to -69 but is so unstable that net is unusable. Logs MACADDRESS connected MAC disconnected MAC reassociating MAC disconneced extensive data loss. I'm using R52HN cards. Any ideas why it would do this, tried diffirent frequencie...
by winagain
Tue Jan 22, 2013 6:11 pm
Forum: General
Topic: PPPOE authentication failed
Replies: 8
Views: 4857

Re: PPPOE authentication failed

would require manual input, looking for somthing automated
by winagain
Tue Jan 22, 2013 4:05 pm
Forum: General
Topic: PPPOE authentication failed
Replies: 8
Views: 4857

Re: PPPOE authentication failed

Problem when they go over limit they cant auth, so web proxy option no good, i could do that manually for couple of clients, but looking for somthing that would only allow client pppoe for example 3 requests in 3 seconds, then added to a block list for 120 seconds, thus minimising logs, as well as c...
by winagain
Tue Jan 22, 2013 3:33 pm
Forum: General
Topic: PPPOE authentication failed
Replies: 8
Views: 4857

Re: PPPOE authentication failed

But ath requests will still be processed...looking for a way to minimise the auth requests, logs, i can handle with scripting.
by winagain
Tue Jan 22, 2013 2:03 pm
Forum: General
Topic: PPPOE authentication failed
Replies: 8
Views: 4857

Re: PPPOE authentication failed

I am looking for a solution to this problem, as I am unable to migrate to other type of service, as this is already in place, and in any case even if I put a hotspot in place, some users use broadband routers, and I would need to use pppoe for those users, and the problem would still exist, as the b...
by winagain
Tue Jan 22, 2013 11:46 am
Forum: General
Topic: PPPOE authentication failed
Replies: 8
Views: 4857

PPPOE authentication failed

Good Day all, I am having a situation where when clients exceed their usage limitations, the client is unable to authenticate the PPPOE session as meant to, however the client mikrotik keeps retrying and filling up logs, as well as increasing load on cpu when multiple clients are doing the same thin...
by winagain
Tue Jan 15, 2013 9:49 am
Forum: The User Manager
Topic: How can I print custom dated reports.
Replies: 0
Views: 1418

How can I print custom dated reports.

Since upgrading to ROS5.9 I have been unable to select a date range when printing reports. When entering the date it says format should be (mm/dd/yyyy) but when I input a date range as mm/dd/yyyy - mm/dd/yyyy it comes back with no results I can do it a single day at a time, but that doesn't help, as...
by winagain
Sun Dec 02, 2012 8:36 pm
Forum: General
Topic: RB 435G Reboots cause 1
Replies: 2
Views: 539

Re: RB 435G Reboots cause 1

Random freezing Only listed routers are affected by this issue: RB450G, RB750G, RB435G, RB493G Certain RouterBOARD products tend to become unresponsive for some amount of time, after a while becoming available on the network. Similar problem is - that only guest becomes unresponsive and after a whi...
by winagain
Sun Dec 02, 2012 8:34 pm
Forum: General
Topic: RB 435G Reboots cause 1
Replies: 2
Views: 539

RB 435G Reboots cause 1

Hi, I have a routerboard that keeps rebooting as soon as it's passing traffic. Log says reboot cause 1 ROS 5.8 Installed Simple setup 3 Wireless devices One has pppoe-client setup to dial in to main router and the other dhcp server for client to get internet on. The router keeps rebooting with cause 1
by winagain
Wed Oct 24, 2012 4:02 pm
Forum: The User Manager
Topic: Where does one specify pool name using user manager 5
Replies: 0
Views: 847

Where does one specify pool name using user manager 5

Hi, Can someone assist me, I have had to upgrade to new router, and need to know where does one specify pool name on userman 5. The old userman used to have an input field for Pool Name. Any assistance would be appreciated, as I need to get the new board live, as the old one has been damaged by ligh...
by winagain
Thu May 31, 2012 9:13 pm
Forum: The User Manager
Topic: Userman Bandwidth on Shared hotspot users
Replies: 38
Views: 27577

Re: Userman Bandwidth on Shared hotspot users

Is there is any hope of mikrotik solving this in the future?
by winagain
Thu May 31, 2012 7:34 pm
Forum: The User Manager
Topic: Userman Bandwidth on Shared hotspot users
Replies: 38
Views: 27577

Re: Userman Bandwidth on Shared hotspot users

hotspot should create a queue tree entry for each user, when another user logs on using the same username, it gets put on the sub branch of that tree entry. That way userx gets the bandwidth they pay for and no more. This should be done dynamically so that the user nor the hotspot owner should requi...
by winagain
Thu May 03, 2012 12:58 pm
Forum: The User Manager
Topic: Userman Bandwidth on Shared hotspot users
Replies: 38
Views: 27577

Re: Userman Bandwidth on Shared hotspot users

macsrwe this is actually exactly what I meant, it would be cool if user-manager had the queues done automatically. It would make life so much easier, as I now have to monitor the users that are logging in and using multiple login's and then manually have to create queues to limit them to share the b...
by winagain
Mon Feb 13, 2012 7:39 am
Forum: The User Manager
Topic: Userman Bandwidth on Shared hotspot users
Replies: 38
Views: 27577

Re: Userman Bandwidth on Shared hotspot users

The difference between the queues is that the IP assigned to the session is different. Max limit are in use and are working however when the user connects using multiple devices using the same user credentials the speed is not divided between the two concurrent connections. So every device that conn...
by winagain
Thu Feb 09, 2012 10:12 pm
Forum: The User Manager
Topic: Userman Bandwidth on Shared hotspot users
Replies: 38
Views: 27577

Re: Userman Bandwidth on Shared hotspot users

you'd think that a client logged in twice would automatically have speed stipulated in userman halved as two users are using the same subscription. This should be working out of the box in my opinion, as you have rate limits in there for a reason to manage the available bandwidth, and some clients h...
by winagain
Thu Feb 09, 2012 6:37 pm
Forum: The User Manager
Topic: Userman Bandwidth on Shared hotspot users
Replies: 38
Views: 27577

Re: Userman Bandwidth on Shared hotspot users

Still have not found a solution.

Would love to know if it's possible
by winagain
Wed Oct 05, 2011 9:02 am
Forum: The User Manager
Topic: time limit based
Replies: 10
Views: 14274

Re: time limit based

I didn't quite get a suggestion.

I have not resolved the problem, however I don't need to any more, as I don't generate prepaid units anymore, I create using unlimited profile, with the 30m uptime limit, then the system works, and disconnects on time.
by winagain
Tue Sep 13, 2011 7:24 pm
Forum: Wireless Networking
Topic: Is there a way to create a true 2.4ghz repeater
Replies: 5
Views: 1372

Re: Is there a way to create a true 2.4ghz repeater

Hi,

I already use Mikrotik WDS setup to repeat, but was looking into a generic repeater that would not require configuration at all, repeat any signal in the area, it seems that having this would be a performance problem so guess it's out.

Thanks
by winagain
Mon Sep 12, 2011 12:16 am
Forum: Wireless Networking
Topic: Is there a way to create a true 2.4ghz repeater
Replies: 5
Views: 1372

Re: Is there a way to create a true 2.4ghz repeater

Thanks for answering.

I was actually meaning the second option where a single radio could repeat signal from multiple sources.
by winagain
Sun Sep 11, 2011 10:07 pm
Forum: Wireless Networking
Topic: Is there a way to create a true 2.4ghz repeater
Replies: 5
Views: 1372

Is there a way to create a true 2.4ghz repeater

Hi

Is there a way to create a repeater that will repeat signal from multiple ssid's/radios?
by winagain
Wed Aug 31, 2011 9:52 am
Forum: The User Manager
Topic: Userman Bandwidth on Shared hotspot users
Replies: 38
Views: 27577

Re: Userman Bandwidth on Shared hotspot users

Bump

No one got a solution for this?
by winagain
Sat May 21, 2011 6:41 pm
Forum: Wireless Networking
Topic: Wifi cards keep blowing
Replies: 17
Views: 3732

Re: Wifi cards keep blowing

It would apply to any frequency where the antenna is not DC grounded.

Test using multimeter check continuity between the outer part of the connector with the inner part, and if you hear the continuous beep from multimeter, then you have DC grounded antenna.
by winagain
Wed Apr 20, 2011 6:18 pm
Forum: The User Manager
Topic: time limit based
Replies: 10
Views: 14274

Re: time limit based

/ip hotspot profile set default dns-name="" hotspot-address=0.0.0.0 html-directory=hotspot \ http-cookie-lifetime=3d http-proxy=0.0.0.0:0 login-by=cookie,http-chap \ name=default rate-limit="" smtp-server=0.0.0.0 split-user-domain=no \ use-radius=no add dns-name=internet.usage hotspot-address=192.1...
by winagain
Wed Apr 20, 2011 12:29 pm
Forum: The User Manager
Topic: time limit based
Replies: 10
Views: 14274

Re: time limit based

Thanks for the reply. I have been doing what you have suggested, but the user uptime sometimes goes past the expiry limit which has been entered. So after say 60min the system should stop the user from logging in and disconnect the user if the user is already logged it, this does not happen all the ...
by winagain
Wed Apr 20, 2011 11:14 am
Forum: The User Manager
Topic: time limit based
Replies: 10
Views: 14274

Re: time limit based

Hi, I am having the same problem. I use usermanager to control uptime, and have created batch users with a 1hr uptime limit. Yet I have had an instance where a client logged out, and time on the card that was used is only 28min, but upon client trying to reuse the card, the card is not accepted sayi...
by winagain
Tue Apr 12, 2011 11:13 pm
Forum: The User Manager
Topic: Userman Bandwidth on Shared hotspot users
Replies: 38
Views: 27577

Userman Bandwidth on Shared hotspot users

Hi, I have been using hotspot and userman for a couple of years, I would like to know how I can set shared users to share bandwidth. When 2 users are logged on the hotspot with the same username, they each get the bandwidth specified in user-manager. How can this be changes so that if 2 users are lo...
by winagain
Sun Feb 13, 2011 8:03 pm
Forum: Scripting
Topic: Limit internet use when pppoe user cross 5 gb download
Replies: 1
Views: 665

Re: Limit internet use when pppoe user cross 5 gb download

In short yes, a radius server would be your best bet.

Mikrotik has builtin radius server (user manager)

This can be used to set download limits as well as rate limits.

http://wiki.mikrotik.com/wiki/User_Manager/PPP_Example
by winagain
Thu Feb 03, 2011 10:13 am
Forum: General
Topic: Unable to send email from mikrotik
Replies: 6
Views: 1757

Re: Unable to send email from mikrotik

I tried emailing support for another problem that I was having with radius and user-manager, included the supout file, and to this day have not received a reply.

I managed to get the radius working properly without their help.

I will generate another supout, and see if I get any reponse.
by winagain
Thu Feb 03, 2011 12:57 am
Forum: General
Topic: Unable to send email from mikrotik
Replies: 6
Views: 1757

Re: Unable to send email from mikrotik

Hi, thanks for the reply. The port is used as an alternative to port 25, and does not require tls or ssl. Configuring an email client with the same username, password and other settings, and it works, although I have to select server requires authentication for smtp. I used these exact same settings...
by winagain
Wed Feb 02, 2011 11:13 am
Forum: General
Topic: router has no software key
Replies: 2
Views: 780

Re: router has no software key

I had this exact problem.

I unfortunately could not re-install ROS as instructed as Ether1 was dead, so netinstall wouldn't work.

The question is why does a working router suddenly lose it's key?
by winagain
Wed Feb 02, 2011 10:48 am
Forum: General
Topic: Unable to send email from mikrotik
Replies: 6
Views: 1757

Unable to send email from mikrotik

I would like to setup a script that automatically emails out usage stats. but I get the following error when the script tries to email it. Error sending email: Auth Failed I have checked the email settings, and all the settings seem fine, yet it still does not authenticate? ROS v3.30 I had it workin...
by winagain
Mon Jan 31, 2011 12:58 am
Forum: The User Manager
Topic: User-Manager Radius Timeout problem
Replies: 8
Views: 5559

Re: User-Manager Radius Timeout problem

It works to access the internet, but when I connect to wireless I can then not access the other routers on the network, only the main one. Whereas with individual routes I can access them, and with the the old way src-nat masquerade rule, when it was working like on the older routerboard, I can acce...
by winagain
Mon Jan 31, 2011 12:50 am
Forum: The User Manager
Topic: User-Manager Radius Timeout problem
Replies: 8
Views: 5559

Re: User-Manager Radius Timeout problem

will try that, busy with tests at the moment as no one is active on my network at this time of the morning 1am.
by winagain
Mon Jan 31, 2011 12:05 am
Forum: The User Manager
Topic: User-Manager Radius Timeout problem
Replies: 8
Views: 5559

Re: User-Manager Radius Timeout problem

Yes, and have found the reason for it not working. It came down to a firewall rule: /ip/firewall/nat/ 1 chain=srcnat action=masquerade I removed the above rule and added one with src-address, and it worked, but for every network I have to add a separate rule, never had to do this before. Discovered ...
by winagain
Sun Jan 30, 2011 9:13 pm
Forum: The User Manager
Topic: User-Manager Radius Timeout problem
Replies: 8
Views: 5559

Re: User-Manager Radius Timeout problem

I have the old router setup so I can match the settings, both, are setup exactly the same, yet new RB600 has radius timeout.

I can get it to work for pppoe, by removing hotspot, and ip addresses associated to the hotspot interfaces, then radius responds again.

What can cause this.
by winagain
Sun Jan 30, 2011 8:13 pm
Forum: The User Manager
Topic: user manager: remove session - user still active!
Replies: 2
Views: 2641

Re: user manager: remove session - user still active!

Disabling/removing a user will not affect the active session. If you are disabling a user, and they are still online and want to kick them off, you would need to do the following: Winbox: PPP -->ACTIVE-->Click User --> Click [ - ] or for Hotspot IP-->Hotspot-->Active-->Click User-->[ - ] This will t...
by winagain
Sun Jan 30, 2011 6:49 pm
Forum: The User Manager
Topic: User-Manager Radius Timeout problem
Replies: 8
Views: 5559

Re: User-Manager Radius Timeout problem

I have tried this with no success. Still does the same thing!
by winagain
Sun Jan 30, 2011 6:09 pm
Forum: The User Manager
Topic: User-Manager Radius Timeout problem
Replies: 8
Views: 5559

User-Manager Radius Timeout problem

Hi all, I have a setup that was on another router, the router is not 100% and needed replacing. I have since replaced it with another router, and taken the exact same setup to the new router. I now have a problem with radius authentication, all local radius requests from the router with userman inst...
by winagain
Sat Dec 18, 2010 8:12 pm
Forum: General
Topic: What causes a working RB600 to lose license?
Replies: 3
Views: 579

Re: What causes a working RB600 to lose license?

As I said, it was a working system with ROS3.30 no changes were made to the system (uptime: 300+ days)

Can't do a re-install Ether1 does not work from some reason. It's basically been bricked

Runs on UPS so power is not the reason and no weather when the problem occurred.

Very weird.
by winagain
Sat Dec 18, 2010 2:30 pm
Forum: General
Topic: What causes a working RB600 to lose license?
Replies: 3
Views: 579

What causes a working RB600 to lose license?

Hi, What can cause a 100% working RB600 to lose license, and when connected to console say Demo License has expired and then reboot. The Router is connected to UPS so not voltage issue, and there was no bad weather. It was online, and then the next went into reboot loop. I can't re-install the route...
by winagain
Sat Dec 18, 2010 1:35 am
Forum: General
Topic: RB600 with L6 Licence - Lost Licence
Replies: 1
Views: 443

Re: RB600 with L6 Licence - Lost Licence

Is there a way to netinstall on lan2 or lan3, it's not making a connection via lan 1! I have it connected to com1 and can go into pause the boot and select network boot etc. but don't see an option to boot from another lan port. Is there a way to install via CF, I have CF card, put the npk file on b...
by winagain
Sat Dec 18, 2010 12:32 am
Forum: General
Topic: RB600 with L6 Licence - Lost Licence
Replies: 1
Views: 443

RB600 with L6 Licence - Lost Licence

Good Day all, I have had my system up for nearly a year, and today out of the blue the system went into a reboot loop. Took down the unit plugged in serial, and now it's saying demo license expired then reboots. What can I do to resolve the problem, I have no spare board at present, as all suppliers...
by winagain
Tue Jul 27, 2010 6:37 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Simple Queues not working
Replies: 6
Views: 906

Re: Simple Queues not working

seems to work.

Thnx
by winagain
Tue Jul 27, 2010 6:36 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Simple Queues not working
Replies: 6
Views: 906

Re: Simple Queues not working

Will give that a try and let you know.

Thanks
by winagain
Tue Jul 27, 2010 3:48 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Simple Queues not working
Replies: 6
Views: 906

Re: Simple Queues not working

Hi, sorry did not mention that it was enabled. Seems that when max limit is not specified, it's not working. When I enter a value in max limit upload and download...then it works fine. Wierd 3.10 it was working 3.30 have to specify max limit??? Not sure why Don't want limits, just to change priority...
by winagain
Tue Jul 27, 2010 3:08 pm
Forum: Wireless Networking
Topic: Why does a 433AH suck on solar?
Replies: 10
Views: 1523

Re: Why does a 433AH suck on solar?

why not just install a voltage regulator, you can get in 12v,24v 36v and 48v I had a similar problem in Botswana, where my repeater stations that are on solar were going above 30v especially at around 11:45-13:40. Once I installed a voltage regulator I have had no further problems. You can get units...
by winagain
Tue Jul 27, 2010 1:27 am
Forum: General
Topic: Program to manage clients,WPA2 PSK,PPPoE and HotSpot Radius
Replies: 12
Views: 2057

Re: Program to manage clients,WPA2 PSK,PPPoE and HotSpot Rad

I know of a good one, but it's not free.

It's radiusmanager from dmasoftlabs.

Very easy interface.
by winagain
Tue Jul 27, 2010 1:23 am
Forum: General
Topic: Simple Queues not working
Replies: 6
Views: 906

Simple Queues not working

Hi, I have a simple setup, 3 Wireless each on on diffirent SSID, with all of em on a single bridge each wireless is 120deg. Hotspot setup on the bridge, with ip range 192.168.11.1/24 Everything is working except my rules to prioritise traffic. I have mangle rules to mark connections and packets acco...
by winagain
Tue Jun 22, 2010 11:33 am
Forum: Wireless Networking
Topic: Hotspot bypass for repeater stations
Replies: 2
Views: 897

Re: Hotspot bypass for repeater stations

IP bindings worked like a charm thanks.

Will try the vlan option, see how that goes.

Thanks very much!
by winagain
Tue Jun 22, 2010 1:04 am
Forum: Wireless Networking
Topic: Hotspot bypass for repeater stations
Replies: 2
Views: 897

Hotspot bypass for repeater stations

Hi, Can anyone help with allowing access to repeater stations via winbox. everything is working 100% except I can't login to the wds clients, as hotspot does not allow access as they are not logged in. I need to know how to exclude them from the hotspot authentication process, or permanently allow j...
by winagain
Tue Apr 27, 2010 10:28 pm
Forum: Scripting
Topic: Need Help with scripting
Replies: 3
Views: 1018

Re: Need Help with scripting

I have been to the wiki, but don't want the full billing solution, and I don't know how to addapt the script.
by winagain
Sun Apr 11, 2010 9:53 pm
Forum: Scripting
Topic: Need Help with scripting
Replies: 3
Views: 1018

Need Help with scripting

Hi All, I need help with getting a script, I have no scripting knowlege. I would like to send an email to users from usermanager on a daily basis that informs them on their total usage for the month to date. I have an Idea, on how it should be, but have no idea on how to implement on mikrotik script...
by winagain
Fri Apr 09, 2010 10:38 am
Forum: General
Topic: Automated Billing Solutions
Replies: 18
Views: 3756

Re: Automated Billing Solutions

Hi, There are a few options to choose from, 1. Open Source Linux PC loaded with apache, mysql, php and free radius Does the job, elbeit difficult to use. 2. Open Source + Closed Source (Radius Manager Now in Ver3.7) Linux PC loaded with apache, mysql, php and free radius, but uses a web based GUI th...
by winagain
Thu Apr 01, 2010 11:02 pm
Forum: The User Manager
Topic: Usermanager - ppp status page
Replies: 0
Views: 782

Usermanager - ppp status page

Hi,

Is there any way to create a page that would be able to display the status of a users account.

A Page simalar to the hotspot status page would be great, but how would one do this?
[EDIT]

Sorry people for wasting your time

http://routerip/user
or
http://dnsname/user
by winagain
Thu Dec 17, 2009 11:50 am
Forum: Wireless Networking
Topic: Wifi cards keep blowing
Replies: 17
Views: 3732

Re: Wifi cards keep blowing

Have you tried to check for continuity on the omni's from the center pin to the outer shell? I am willing to bet that your 12dB omni is an open instead of a DC grounded antenna. I see someone is requesting a picture. I will try and get one of the modified T connector to make this clearer. What is h...
by winagain
Tue Dec 15, 2009 12:14 pm
Forum: Wireless Networking
Topic: Wifi cards keep blowing
Replies: 17
Views: 3732

Re: Wifi cards keep blowing

Yes, you are correct. If there is NO continuity then the antenna is NOT DC grounded. If I were then to open up the antenna on the top whip section I should then theoretically just short out the tip inner rod to outer metal. I have seen this on how to make omni's tutorials on the net, as I have made...
by winagain
Mon Dec 14, 2009 9:12 am
Forum: Wireless Networking
Topic: Wifi cards keep blowing
Replies: 17
Views: 3732

Re: Wifi cards keep blowing

Hi, Have have just measured one that has never been in use, when connecting the leads, I get no diffirence in reading, display remains on 1, but if I connect to leads to each other, I get a variable of .xxOhms Measuring continuity shows that there is no short, and if it were dc grounded like you exp...
by winagain
Sat Dec 12, 2009 1:29 pm
Forum: Wireless Networking
Topic: Wifi cards keep blowing
Replies: 17
Views: 3732

Re: Wifi cards keep blowing

Yeah I have,

But still getting blown cards,

Going to try the earth wire down the side of omni, but that apparently reduces perfomance, but will try anyway.
by winagain
Fri Dec 11, 2009 10:05 pm
Forum: Wireless Networking
Topic: Wifi cards keep blowing
Replies: 17
Views: 3732

Wifi cards keep blowing

Hi, I am having an issue with my omni connected to R52 wifi card, where if there is rain, wind or lightning in the general area, the card keeps blowing.

The omni is a 12db
Rb433
Lightning arestor in place, and grounded.
Wifi card Mikrotik R52
by winagain
Sun Nov 29, 2009 11:26 am
Forum: Beginner Basics
Topic: unable to connect to mikrotik unless connected via hotspot
Replies: 5
Views: 1092

Re: unable to connect to mikrotik unless connected via hotspot

Hi, Did'nt find a work araound, but did reconfigure the whole router again. Making sure I configured the router correctly as per wiki. After reconfiguring I had problems with ppp clients authenticating, but just changed the ip of the pppoe server, and all worked again. I have only had these issues s...
by winagain
Tue Oct 20, 2009 12:28 am
Forum: Beginner Basics
Topic: unable to connect to mikrotik unless connected via hotspot
Replies: 5
Views: 1092

unable to connect to mikrotik unless connected via hotspot

Hi all, I am having a wierd problem where I can't connect to my router via winbox, unless i connect via the hotspot. My setup is PPPoE server on each port running radius through usermanager. Hotspot setup on 1 interface also using usermanager for authentication. access to the internet is set via a s...
by winagain
Fri Jul 31, 2009 10:54 am
Forum: The User Manager
Topic: Does Hotspot support Server Side Includes
Replies: 4
Views: 1238

Re: Does Hotspot support Server Side Includes

I don't think you understand what I mean,

Does mikrotik hotspot web server, support SSI, if it does it should be able fetch content from another web server and display on it's own page as if it were locally hosted.
by winagain
Thu Jul 30, 2009 1:29 pm
Forum: The User Manager
Topic: Does Hotspot support Server Side Includes
Replies: 4
Views: 1238

Does Hotspot support Server Side Includes

Hi, Was just wondering if hotspot page support server side includes, so that I can put dynamically updatable information from our webserver on the hotspot login page. I would like to put news update section on the page that will be able to inform users of scheduled maintenance etc. Thus keeping the ...
by winagain
Fri May 08, 2009 5:13 pm
Forum: The User Manager
Topic: Userman Radius Timeout if multiple IP's are used (Solved)
Replies: 5
Views: 5029

Re: Userman Radius Timeout if multiple IP's are used (Solved)

post your setup.

I still have not solved the issue, although I did find a work around, but still get double the accounting.
by winagain
Tue Mar 24, 2009 1:31 am
Forum: Wireless Networking
Topic: Wireless cards die after a week or so
Replies: 6
Views: 1015

Re: Wireless cards die after a week or so

Hi again, Thanks for the link, same exact issue, as it has only happened when there was rain in the area...now that I come to think of it. No lightning, just rain, so must be ESD issue. Pitty the Manufacturer does not put a warning label on the antenna. It's wierd though, all my home made antenna's ...
by winagain
Mon Mar 23, 2009 9:03 pm
Forum: Wireless Networking
Topic: Wireless cards die after a week or so
Replies: 6
Views: 1015

Re: Wireless cards die after a week or so

Hi Thanks for the quick response I am located in Botswana, I am at least 1km from the nearest GSM cell tower, I am started out using R52-H card, that is no longer working correctly, then started using SR2, which is now also not transmitting at it's full tx power even though it is set at default. I a...
by winagain
Mon Mar 23, 2009 7:31 pm
Forum: Wireless Networking
Topic: Wireless cards die after a week or so
Replies: 6
Views: 1015

Wireless cards die after a week or so

Good Day, I would like to find out what could be causing wireless cards to die, after about a week or so? It does not completly die, the card is still usable, but with only a fraction of it's transmit power. Everytime I replace the card, I can get -75 signal, but after about a week of operation my s...
by winagain
Wed Mar 18, 2009 8:16 am
Forum: The User Manager
Topic: Radius Time out!!!
Replies: 10
Views: 3589

Re: Radius Time out!!!

thanx
by winagain
Tue Mar 17, 2009 8:38 pm
Forum: The User Manager
Topic: Radius Time out!!!
Replies: 10
Views: 3589

Re: Radius Time out!!!

If I could pm you I would, don't think this forum allows pm. Have the file ready for you. [EDIT] In the mean time I will try setting up another 433 with a simlar setup, if it works, then I will just put that up on the tower, and if I get the same, it must be a mikrotik bug, I doubt it is a setup iss...
by winagain
Tue Mar 17, 2009 7:42 pm
Forum: The User Manager
Topic: Radius Time out!!!
Replies: 10
Views: 3589

Re: Radius Time out!!!

Hi, the wiki that you posted is for hotspot, not pppoe. The one that I used was http://wiki.mikrotik.com/wiki/User_Manager/PPP_Example The address might not be complete because it is from a print out that I made. Yes I have multiple mikrotik's authenticating on this unit, so I have to use one of the...
by winagain
Tue Mar 17, 2009 6:28 pm
Forum: The User Manager
Topic: Radius Time out!!!
Replies: 10
Views: 3589

Re: Radius Time out!!!

If you mean do I have an entry for radius in /radius for 127.0.0.1, then the answer would be no. I have set the /radius ip to the ether1 address, which is 192.168.30.221, Like I have done in other ROS versions. I followed the wiki when initially learning how to set this up. The reason I mentioned th...
by winagain
Tue Mar 17, 2009 1:35 pm
Forum: The User Manager
Topic: Radius Time out!!!
Replies: 10
Views: 3589

Re: Radius Time out!!!

Radius timeout vallue is set to 3000

Edit

My Original post when the error occured the first time

forum.mikrotik.com/viewtopic.php?f=10&t=22658&p=148059#p148059
by winagain
Tue Mar 17, 2009 1:33 pm
Forum: The User Manager
Topic: Radius Time Out
Replies: 9
Views: 7163

Re: Radius Time Out

Hi Hi the system started working two weeks later, when I disabled the second /radius ppp setup. I did not change anything else, and now one of the wireless cards died, had to replace, without changing anything other than setting up ssid, etc, and making sure the ip address was assigned to the correc...
by winagain
Tue Mar 17, 2009 10:50 am
Forum: The User Manager
Topic: Radius Time out!!!
Replies: 10
Views: 3589

Radius Time out!!!

Hi All, I am having problem with radius timeout on usermanager, it did this when I first setup userman as well. I setup radius manager the first time with ip addresses assigned to all my interfaces, and it came with error of radius time out, so I added another router in the setup, this registered tw...
by winagain
Sun Feb 15, 2009 11:18 pm
Forum: Wireless Networking
Topic: Experiencing problems with RB600 and senao clients
Replies: 3
Views: 1137

Re: Experiencing problems with RB600 and senao clients

Hi Sorry for late response, have not recieved any notification of this reply for some unknown reason. Yes, the Atheros card is in the RB600, we have resorted to removing all senao clients, and installing mikrotik. My question now would be why would our one RB533 that uses prism based cards work 100%...
by winagain
Thu Jan 15, 2009 4:13 pm
Forum: The User Manager
Topic: Radius Time Out
Replies: 9
Views: 7163

Re: Radius Time Out

thanks, for checking, will have to go through my setup and see, and if still no success start the setup all over again :-(
by winagain
Thu Jan 08, 2009 8:45 am
Forum: The User Manager
Topic: Radius Time Out
Replies: 9
Views: 7163

Re: Radius Time Out

Hi Thanks, The setup is as follows: Ether1 - PPPOE Clients authenticating on userman Ether2 - PPPOE Clients authenticating on userman Ether3 - PPPOE-OUT - DSL MODEM WLAN1 - PPPOE & HOTSPOT Authenticating on userman WLAN2 - PPPOE Authenticating on userman WLAN3 - Hotspot Authenticating on userman Tha...
by winagain
Wed Jan 07, 2009 7:08 pm
Forum: The User Manager
Topic: Radius Time Out
Replies: 9
Views: 7163

Re: Radius Time Out

Hi If I assign only one ip address on the router userman works great, but then can't have hotspot on the same system because it assigns ip address as well. So I was forced to use the workaround to get it to work. For some unknown reason radius times out if multiple adapters are assigned ip addresses...
by winagain
Tue Jan 06, 2009 11:15 pm
Forum: The User Manager
Topic: Radius Time Out
Replies: 9
Views: 7163

Re: Radius Time Out

Hi, I am having a similar issue, ROS 2.9.51 pppoe works great, then bought a new RB433 and it had 3.10 installed. Setup the 433 exactly the same as the old router, radius time out. After long struggle, found that if I only have one interface with an IP address setup, userman authenticates no problem...
by winagain
Tue Jan 06, 2009 9:16 pm
Forum: The User Manager
Topic: Userman Radius Timeout if multiple IP's are used (Solved)
Replies: 5
Views: 5029

Userman Radius Timeout if multiple IP's are used (Solved)

Hi All, I am experiencing problems with userman on ROS V3.10. I can setup userman and it will work if only one interface has an IP address, as soon as a second interface is assigned an IP address it no longer sees the router in userman. Log error is user xxxxxxxxx authentication failed radius time o...
by winagain
Wed Sep 24, 2008 7:24 pm
Forum: Wireless Networking
Topic: WDS MESH MAX STATIONS
Replies: 2
Views: 1294

WDS MESH MAX STATIONS

Hi Good day, I would just like to find out if there is a limit on how many wds stations there can be in a mesh setup. Basically If I would like to cover a town with lets say 10 ap's about 2km apart with omni's, which would allow users to connect via wireless to our network, then from roam the street...
by winagain
Fri Sep 19, 2008 11:00 am
Forum: Wireless Networking
Topic: poor upload (horrible upload) (incl. screenshot)
Replies: 12
Views: 2203

Re: poor upload (horrible upload) (incl. screenshot)

Hi, we were having the same issue, what we did was change from using 802.11b/g to only using 802.11b, which solved the issue. We still have the clients display as 11/1 mbits, but thier link is stable, and throughput goes up to 6-7mbits. where prior to the change throughput was down to 64kbits Anyway...
by winagain
Sat Sep 13, 2008 11:58 pm
Forum: Wireless Networking
Topic: What is the record for point to multi point links
Replies: 8
Views: 2252

Re: What is the record for point to multi point links

umm http://forum.mikrotik.com/viewtopic.php?f=7&t=16548 ? Hi is the link you posted not for Point to Point Link? I actually asked for Point to Multipoint. I have no interest in breaking that record, don't have the means $$ to get to a location where it is possible. Very interested what the current ...
by winagain
Sat Sep 13, 2008 11:48 pm
Forum: Wireless Networking
Topic: navigate only to one internet page
Replies: 4
Views: 1041

Re: navigate only to one internet page

one could also forward all traffic using NAT, to go to a specific IP. Use a dstnat rule, to forward all ip addresses except one that you don't use, to a specific ip address. on port 80 That way any website requested using port 80 would redirect to your selected web page, this would however not allow...
by winagain
Sat Sep 13, 2008 11:18 pm
Forum: Wireless Networking
Topic: Help with AP units ??
Replies: 9
Views: 1470

Re: Help with AP units ??

Good Day, I noticed that you want to use WDS between mikrotik and Dlink router. If I am correct (which I may not be) the mikrotik WDS system only works with other mikrotik products. We have similar setup but only using mikrotik for WDS and it is working 100%. I have tried to setup WDS using 3rd part...
by winagain
Sat Sep 13, 2008 11:12 pm
Forum: Wireless Networking
Topic: wds problem
Replies: 4
Views: 936

Re: wds problem

Good Day, You do not mention how far the two sites are appart, but do mention that you are not getting signal. I must admit that WDS was hard for the first setup, we are using the roamable mesh setup, and it is working greate. setup that we used is as follow on both client and main ap (only one ante...
by winagain
Thu Sep 11, 2008 5:28 am
Forum: Wireless Networking
Topic: Multiple Radius servers on one mikrotik
Replies: 2
Views: 6304

Multiple Radius servers on one mikrotik

Good Day, I would like to know how we can use two radius servers to authenticate clients on a single mikrotik. Basically we have just set up WDS and are having problems with radius not authenticating some clients. Clients should be authenticated by either radius server 1 or radius server 2. Both ser...
by winagain
Sat Sep 06, 2008 10:08 pm
Forum: Wireless Networking
Topic: Need help with wiki for Mesh setup
Replies: 0
Views: 859

Need help with wiki for Mesh setup

Good Day, I have tried to implement a mesh setup as in the wiki http://forum.mikrotik.com/posting.php?mode=post&f=7 but I have not been able to get it working. I have tried the setup as in wiki on our three mikrotiks. I get signal from the base station through 2nd mikrotik, but am unable to connect ...
by winagain
Thu Aug 28, 2008 10:37 am
Forum: Wireless Networking
Topic: What is the record for point to multi point links
Replies: 8
Views: 2252

Re: What is the record for point to multi point links

Hi, I have a link up for point to multipoint, 22Miles(35km) on two clients, and I think if we get a client at 40km we will still have quit good signal. We have quite an advantage in our area, as we are based in the Kalahari, with little to no interference. Only problem all our high sites have to be ...
by winagain
Wed Aug 20, 2008 10:33 am
Forum: Wireless Networking
Topic: What is the record for point to multi point links
Replies: 8
Views: 2252

Re: What is the record for point to multi point links

Hi,

Looking distance record

Interested because I would like to see if I can break the record.
by winagain
Tue Aug 19, 2008 10:31 pm
Forum: Wireless Networking
Topic: What is the record for point to multi point links
Replies: 8
Views: 2252

What is the record for point to multi point links

Hi,

Was just checking out some point to point records. What would point to multi point link record be?
by winagain
Tue Aug 19, 2008 10:10 pm
Forum: Wireless Networking
Topic: Experiencing problems with RB600 and senao clients
Replies: 3
Views: 1137

Experiencing problems with RB600 and senao clients

Hi, Was just wondering if anyone else is having the same problem as I am. We have Mikrotik RB600 working fine between all Mikrotik Clients, but we have some senao clients connected to the system, and find that even with excellent signal their transmition rates fall well bellow 1mbit, thus they are u...
by winagain
Sun Jul 20, 2008 12:25 am
Forum: General
Topic: 2ghz-10mhz
Replies: 1
Views: 1404

Re: 2ghz-10mhz

Hi, I doubt that you would need frequency licence, as the 2Ghz 10mhz still falls within ISM band. I do however know that if you plan to resell access in SA you would need a VANS licence. Which can be obtained from ICASA. The VANS licence however is quite expensive considering that in my country (Bot...
by winagain
Sun Jul 20, 2008 12:15 am
Forum: General
Topic: PPPoE server with hotspot login
Replies: 1
Views: 891

Re: PPPoE server with hotspot login

if you would like to create a hotspot you can use winbox to setup. click ip->hotspot->setup select interface you would like hotspot on -> next ip address of hotspot (should automatically come up with one)->next IP pool for hotspot (also should automatically have one)->next Select Certificate - choos...
by winagain
Sat Jul 19, 2008 11:59 pm
Forum: General
Topic: 25min internet works then page cannot be displayed
Replies: 2
Views: 690

Re: 25min internet works then page cannot be displayed

Thanks for the reply

there is nothing in the logs that indicate there is anything wrong. Except when the customer disconnects from pppoe session. but that is only appearing when customer disconnects and reconnects to get pages to display again.
by winagain
Sat Jul 19, 2008 3:54 pm
Forum: General
Topic: 25min internet works then page cannot be displayed
Replies: 2
Views: 690

25min internet works then page cannot be displayed

Hi all, I have my mikrotik setup, but one client is experiencing problems. He can connect and browse, download etc, but after a random period of time, seems to drop all packets from that particular client. we are using pppoe with usermanager ROS 2.9.51 no problems with any other clients. Maximum upt...
by winagain
Mon Apr 28, 2008 9:34 pm
Forum: General
Topic: need help with filter rule + redirect to web page for reason
Replies: 2
Views: 714

Re: need help with filter rule + redirect to web page for reason

Thanks, for the reply,

If it is possible could you point me to a wiki, or explain how to do it with mikrotik?

I am a mikrotik user, but not advanced enough, I know what I would like it to do but not quite sure exactly how to go about it!
by winagain
Mon Apr 28, 2008 7:39 pm
Forum: General
Topic: need help with filter rule + redirect to web page for reason
Replies: 2
Views: 714

need help with filter rule + redirect to web page for reason

Hi All,

I would like to add filter rule, that when triggered, filters the traffic, and redirects to a web page, which would give a reason for being cut off.

If this is possible, please let me know, and a quick guide if possible.
by winagain
Wed Apr 02, 2008 12:05 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Mikrotik Router Blocking MSN Messanger
Replies: 6
Views: 1353

Re: Mikrotik Router Blocking MSN Messanger

Thanks again for the reply, but this has not worked for me, I have tried various MTU settings with MSS on yes and on no. have just tried your settings again, and still no change, even if I kick clients, and they reconnect. They still can't access MSN when using PPPOE, and now even hotspot is also no...
by winagain
Mon Mar 31, 2008 11:06 am
Forum: General
Topic: Mikrotik Router Blocking MSN Messanger
Replies: 6
Views: 1353

Re: Mikrotik Router Blocking MSN Messanger

Thanks for all the replies, I have changed the pppoe MSS to yes, no and default and clients can still not access MSN. I have also tried changing the MTU/MRU settings and still have no success. The problem only occurs with PPPOE connections. I don't know what to change anymore. We have many diffirent...
by winagain
Tue Mar 25, 2008 12:28 am
Forum: Wireless Networking
Topic: can on link two lan segments with vwlans
Replies: 0
Views: 683

can on link two lan segments with vwlans

Hi I would like to know if one can bridge 2 wlans by using vwlans. Basically 1 wlan is pointing one direction and the other is pointing total opposite direction, but I would like to have the ability to play lan with the person on the other segment. can i create two vlan links and add them to a bridg...
by winagain
Mon Mar 17, 2008 11:39 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Satelite ISP
Replies: 9
Views: 2106

Re: Satelite ISP

start a new topic and send me a link or post the link in this topic, then I can help you out, don't want to go off topic here.
by winagain
Thu Mar 13, 2008 9:30 am
Forum: General
Topic: Mikrotik Router Blocking MSN Messanger
Replies: 6
Views: 1353

Re: Mikrotik Router Blocking MSN Messanger

Thanks for reply,

All interfaces are already on 1500 MTU, if you have any other suggestions they will be greatly appreciated.

Thanks
by winagain
Tue Mar 11, 2008 9:36 am
Forum: General
Topic: Satelite ISP
Replies: 9
Views: 2106

Re: Satelite ISP

Hi thavinci, I am based in a neigboring country Botswana, and we have successfully used VSAT to connect to ISP in itally. One thing I might add is that your latency will increase using VSAT to connect, and it is not cheaper that using an ISP in RSA. Cost is high, you will be looking at around R10000...
by winagain
Tue Mar 11, 2008 9:01 am
Forum: General
Topic: Mikrotik Router Blocking MSN Messanger
Replies: 6
Views: 1353

Mikrotik Router Blocking MSN Messanger

Hi, All We are having a problem with clients not being able to sign into MSN at times, when clicking on troubleshoot on the MSN messanger there are no errors. Mikrotik setup: LAN 1 connected to load balancer LAN 2 No Connection LAN 3 No Connection Wlan 1 - Wireless Clients Wlan 2 - Wireless Clients ...
by winagain
Tue Feb 19, 2008 2:33 pm
Forum: The User Manager
Topic: Can't Remove Userman Logs
Replies: 29
Views: 18381

Re: Can't Remove Userman Logs

Yes you can copy paste the script into script window: Start --> Do Not Copy This :local Flag :set Flag [/tool user-manager log find] :if ([:len $Flag] > 0) do={/tool user-manager log print append file log;/tool user-manager log remove [/tool user-manager log find];} End --> Do Not Copy this Another ...
by winagain
Sat Feb 16, 2008 12:36 pm
Forum: The User Manager
Topic: Can't Remove Userman Logs
Replies: 29
Views: 18381

Re: Can't Remove Userman Logs

What I ended up doing is to backup mikrotik, clear to factory settings and re-install all my settings. Then added a script which deletes logs. CLEAR USERMAN LOG SCRIPT: :local Flag :set Flag [/tool user-manager log find] :if ([:len $Flag] > 0) do={/tool user-manager log print append file log;/tool u...
by winagain
Sun Feb 10, 2008 6:54 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Need Help with setting up mikrotik and radius manager!
Replies: 7
Views: 4019

Re: Need Help with setting up mikrotik and radius manager!

Thanks for the reply, but I was instructed by DMAsoftlabs not to change the clients.conf file. They said there is only two places that need to be changed: ACP on radiusmanager NAS and MT itself. I asked if I should add the shared secret into the clients.conf file, and they said it is not necessary. ...
by winagain
Wed Feb 06, 2008 1:50 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Need Help with setting up mikrotik and radius manager!
Replies: 7
Views: 4019

Re: Need Help with setting up mikrotik and radius manager!

radtest works, (also not using hotspot at this stage) I can actually log in when using testing123 sharedsecret, but any NAS created in radiusmanager does not work, only the default testing123 one. It takes a while after setting up the shared secret in radiusmanager for users to be able to authentica...
by winagain
Wed Feb 06, 2008 10:31 am
Forum: General
Topic: Need Help with setting up mikrotik and radius manager!
Replies: 7
Views: 4019

Re: Need Help with setting up mikrotik and radius manager!

Hi Support contacted me with a solution, but NASes created using Radius Manager do not work, only the original testing123 NAS is working. I would like to use this for both Hotspot Authentication as well as PPPOE, but currently my aim is to get PPPOE working as this is what 99% of our clients use to ...
by winagain
Wed Feb 06, 2008 12:34 am
Forum: General
Topic: Need Help with setting up mikrotik and radius manager!
Replies: 7
Views: 4019

Need Help with setting up mikrotik and radius manager!

Hi All, I have just had DMAsoftlab.com finish setup of Radius Manager, now I need mikrotik to authenticate clients, but don't know how to tell mikrotik to use radius manager as authintication device. I presume that under radius I add a radius server ppp type with ip address pointing to the radius ma...
by winagain
Wed Jan 23, 2008 4:41 pm
Forum: General
Topic: EMAIL CLIENTS THAT ARE NEAR EXPIRY
Replies: 6
Views: 919

Re: EMAIL CLIENTS THAT ARE NEAR EXPIRY

Thanks, have not even tried as yet, as our main router went down this last night. Some unknown error to our mikrotik supplier here: Had do take off the router from the tower and log in via serial cable, and it said demo time expired, so I did a re-install and luckily it remembered our level 6 licenc...
by winagain
Tue Jan 22, 2008 8:39 pm
Forum: General
Topic: EMAIL CLIENTS THAT ARE NEAR EXPIRY
Replies: 6
Views: 919

Re: EMAIL CLIENTS THAT ARE NEAR EXPIRY

will do!
by winagain
Tue Jan 22, 2008 7:48 pm
Forum: General
Topic: EMAIL CLIENTS THAT ARE NEAR EXPIRY
Replies: 6
Views: 919

Re: EMAIL CLIENTS THAT ARE NEAR EXPIRY

Thanks a million for the reply, I will be giving this a try, don't want full accounting, only a warning message to be sent.

Will extract just the required sections and hope that it works.

Much Appreciated!
by winagain
Tue Jan 22, 2008 7:24 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Can't access R532 behind a NAT router
Replies: 3
Views: 1015

Re: Can't access R532 behind a NAT router

If both port forwarding and VPN to RB532 is not working maybe the problem lies with your DSL router.

As it is fairly easy to setup to log in with port farwarding.

So I would try another DSL router see if you still have the same problem.
by winagain
Tue Jan 22, 2008 4:02 pm
Forum: Beginner Basics
Topic: How do i use MT with External Radius Server
Replies: 8
Views: 3814

Re: How do i use MT with External Radius Server

thanks, will give it a try!
by winagain
Tue Jan 22, 2008 1:56 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Can't access R532 behind a NAT router
Replies: 3
Views: 1015

Re: Can't access R532 behind a NAT router

Hi john@onalot.com If you and your RB532 are behind your NATed router, then you don't need to have VPN tunnel setup, you should just type http://routers ip address/ and you should get to the routers home page, where you can download winbox, or you could if under windows click start run...type cmd hi...
by winagain
Tue Jan 22, 2008 1:24 pm
Forum: Beginner Basics
Topic: How do i use MT with External Radius Server
Replies: 8
Views: 3814

Re: How do i use MT with External Radius Server

Greetings! Add the MT hotspot IP and radius secret to your radius server client file. Adjust your radius server firewall to pass ports 1812 and 1813 from that IP. I use the CLI, so on the MT box: /radius add service=hotspot address=xxx.xxx.xxx.xxx secret=radiussecret /radius add service=ppp address...
by winagain
Tue Jan 22, 2008 1:18 pm
Forum: General
Topic: EMAIL CLIENTS THAT ARE NEAR EXPIRY
Replies: 6
Views: 919

EMAIL CLIENTS THAT ARE NEAR EXPIRY

Hi All,

Can one set Mikrotik User Manager up to email clients when thier bandwith that they are asigned is running low?

If this can be done, can someone please point me in the right direction on how to set this up

Thanks
by winagain
Tue Jan 22, 2008 1:06 pm
Forum: Beginner Basics
Topic: ROUTER OS LICENSE
Replies: 2
Views: 1069

Re: ROUTER OS LICENSE

Thanking you kindly for the response, was just wanting to find out before purchasing a license for PC to use as radius server.

As we are currently doing authentication on routerboard 333 and have found that our pings are climbing with every new user.

Thanks again much appreciated
by winagain
Tue Jan 22, 2008 11:36 am
Forum: Beginner Basics
Topic: ROUTER OS LICENSE
Replies: 2
Views: 1069

ROUTER OS LICENSE

Hi All,

If I have licence for Mikrotik Router OS for PC, and hard drive crashed, can I contact support to get new licence or do I have to purchase new licence?

Any help on this would be greatly appreciated!

Thanks
by winagain
Mon Jan 21, 2008 9:17 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Help to make an ISP with MT
Replies: 8
Views: 1640

Re: Help to make an ISP with MT

I know that I would like to have some clients PPPOE userman to be assigned public ip address, while others are still behind NAT.

I am sure that "Chap" is looking for a similar setup, or a setup totally on public ip address'
by winagain
Mon Jan 21, 2008 8:13 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Help to make an ISP with MT
Replies: 8
Views: 1640

Re: Help to make an ISP with MT

Hi Chap, I asked a Question similar to this one, did not quite get a streight answer. Basically if you are using Userman PPPOE or Hotspot to authenticate your clients you can assign a pool of public addresses for those clients. I currently use Private IP's but intend adding a group of public ip's wi...
by winagain
Sun Jan 20, 2008 11:14 pm
Forum: The User Manager
Topic: Can't Remove Userman Logs
Replies: 29
Views: 18381

Can't Remove Userman Logs

Hi All, I am having a problem with removing userman logs, but when I issue the command /tools/user-manager/logs/print /tools/user-manager/logs/remove 1-xxx I get error time out detected! I have a total of 219000 entries, and even when I try only do 1-20 it fails. I have managed to install a script o...
by winagain
Thu Jan 17, 2008 6:29 pm
Forum: General
Topic: How to setup PPPOE without NAT with each client having pubip
Replies: 5
Views: 2553

Re: How to setup PPPOE without NAT with each client having pubip

Thanks again for the replies, will be trying both meathods, as soon as I have recieved a new testing router. As we had to use our testing one when lightning damaged one of our other routers.

Thanks again, much appreciated!
by winagain
Wed Jan 16, 2008 3:07 pm
Forum: General
Topic: How to setup PPPOE without NAT with each client having pubip
Replies: 5
Views: 2553

Re: How to setup PPPOE without NAT with each client having pubip

Thanks for the reply, much appreciated, will give it a try.

What happens with the NAT rule created for the normal NATed clients, or is that bypassed because the client has public ip address?
by winagain
Wed Jan 16, 2008 3:06 pm
Forum: General
Topic: How to setup PPPOE without NAT with each client having pubip
Replies: 5
Views: 2553

Re: How to setup PPPOE without NAT with each client having pubip

Thanks for the reply, much appreciated, will give it a try.

What happens with the NAT rule created for the normal NATed clients, or is that bypassed because the client has public ip address?
by winagain
Sun Jan 13, 2008 1:29 am
Forum: The User Manager
Topic: Two routers - Second to use firsts PPPOE Userman Authenticat
Replies: 2
Views: 1608

Re: Two routers - Second to use firsts PPPOE Userman Authenticat

Thanks for the reply,

So basically I do the same setup as for the first router on the second one...

Shared key...same as first router.
Router .... Setup to point to first routers ip address
etc.
by winagain
Mon Jan 07, 2008 7:49 pm
Forum: The User Manager
Topic: Two routers - Second to use firsts PPPOE Userman Authenticat
Replies: 2
Views: 1608

Two routers - Second to use firsts PPPOE Userman Authenticat

Good Day, Is there any example of setting up second router to use userman on the first router for PPPOE authentication? Userman works great on first router, but we would like our second router to use the first routers Radius Authentication. How would I go about doing this? Any info would be apprecia...
by winagain
Wed Jan 02, 2008 10:29 pm
Forum: General
Topic: How to setup PPPOE without NAT with each client having pubip
Replies: 5
Views: 2553

How to setup PPPOE without NAT with each client having pubip

Hi I would like to know how to setup mikrotik to use userman pppoe connection, we are currently using this, but we would like to assign each client a public ip address, is this possible. Our ideal situation is to have certain clients 5 or so that require Public IP addressing to use them, but the rem...
by winagain
Tue Dec 18, 2007 9:46 am
Forum: General
Topic: PPPOE drops comms with clients on two of our clients
Replies: 0
Views: 569

PPPOE drops comms with clients on two of our clients

Good Day, We have user-manager setup for authenticating our PPPOE connections, and two of our clients can connect but after 5min or less the client remains connected but can not download, browse or do anything. Logs show no errors, and on the Mikrotik router running version 2.9.46 (recently updated ...
by winagain
Sat Oct 06, 2007 7:58 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Failed POE port
Replies: 6
Views: 966

Re: Failed POE port

I have attached a pic of how the POE-Slave can be implemented.

Very easy to provide power to devices that do not support poe.
by winagain
Sat Oct 06, 2007 7:42 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Failed POE port
Replies: 6
Views: 966

Re: Failed POE port

POE slave works by using power supply plugged into a POE injector the power runs through the CAT5 cable, and the cable plugs into the POE-SLAVE unit, this unit removes the power on the CAT5 and has a DC male jack which u use a short DC cable to then plug into the DC jack on the router or any other A...
by winagain
Thu Oct 04, 2007 7:53 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Failed POE port
Replies: 6
Views: 966

Re: Failed POE port

You could get a POE slave connector, the slave connector is similar to a POE injector. POE---------------POE SLAVE ----LAN ..........................................|-------POWER OUT -> plugs into DC power port on router. you can order through ecconet.net they are the only stockists of this type of ...
by winagain
Thu Oct 04, 2007 12:59 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Load Balance - Wiki not working for my setup
Replies: 6
Views: 1314

Re: Load Balance - Wiki not working for my setup

To ashish

Any info on my setup,

Really need to get it working as our sat link went down, and 1 ADSL line is not enough for the clients.
by winagain
Wed Oct 03, 2007 11:00 am
Forum: General
Topic: Load Balance - Wiki not working for my setup
Replies: 6
Views: 1314

Re: Load Balance - Wiki not working for my setup

This is how I changed the wiki setup to suite my setup /ip firewall mangle add chain=prerouting in-interface=ADSL-TOP connection-state=new nth=1,1,0 \ action=mark-connection new-connection-mark=odd passthrough=yes comment="" disabled=no add chain=prerouting in-interface=ADSL-TOP connection-mark=odd ...
by winagain
Wed Oct 03, 2007 10:55 am
Forum: General
Topic: Load Balance - Wiki not working for my setup
Replies: 6
Views: 1314

Re: Load Balance - Wiki not working for my setup

/IP ADDRESS 0 192.168.200.10/24 192.168.200.0 192.168.200.255 local 1 10.0.0.1/8 10.0.0.0 10.0.0.255 ADSL-TOP 2 192.168.1.222/24 192.168.1.0 192.168.1.255 ADSL-BOTTOM 3 D 192.168.201.10/32 192.168.201.9 0.0.0.0 <pppoe-adsl> /IP FIREWALL 0 chain=srcnat action=masquerade Ethernet Adapters: Local ADSL-...
by winagain
Wed Oct 03, 2007 2:11 am
Forum: General
Topic: Load Balance - Wiki not working for my setup
Replies: 6
Views: 1314

Load Balance - Wiki not working for my setup

Hi All, I have tried to setup load balancing from the wiki, but it does not seem to want to work with my setup. We have two adsl lines, adsl line 1 ip address 192.168.1.254 adsl line 2 ip address 10.0.0.138 Both are from the same ISP each ADSL line has modem set to masquerade ADSL1 ADSL2 192.168.1.2...
by winagain
Wed Jul 11, 2007 10:30 am
Forum: General
Topic: Request help with bandwidth shaping
Replies: 4
Views: 993

Re: Request help with bandwidth shaping

Would that not make all outbound traffic pass through the pppoe connection?

As this will nat all out bound traffic to the PPPOE of the ADSL Line?
by winagain
Mon Jul 09, 2007 1:19 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Request help with bandwidth shaping
Replies: 4
Views: 993

Re: Request help with bandwidth shaping

Hi, The answers to your questions as follows: The Wan PPPOE IP is dynamically assigned by ISP, and is a public address. Yes, there is a static route, and when I click the checkbox for add default route on PPPOE connection, then internet no longer works. Yes, we do have NAT-->SRC-->Masquarade I have ...
by winagain
Wed Jul 04, 2007 1:26 am
Forum: General
Topic: Request help with bandwidth shaping
Replies: 4
Views: 993

Request help with bandwidth shaping

Hi All, I have a satellite connection as well as adsl line, I would like to have traffic shapeing setup, but wiki does not have an example for dynamic ip assigned by ADSL. The router is setup as transparent bridge, as MT box does not seem to communicate properly when setup as router. So we have pppo...
by winagain
Fri Jun 29, 2007 2:20 pm
Forum: General
Topic: SAT BACKBONE + ADSL DUAL INTERNET CONNECTION HELP REQUIRED
Replies: 1
Views: 770

Re: SAT BACKBONE + ADSL DUAL INTERNET CONNECTION HELP REQUIRED

If no one can help with the above, would someone be able to help with this SAT for normal customers, and ADSL for specific users. Lets say that Myself and other admin user want to use the ADSL service, can this be done? I am sure the first way is possible, but what I actually want to do is only have...
by winagain
Thu Jun 28, 2007 11:57 pm
Forum: Beginner Basics
Topic: What tpye 108M wireless network card can support by MT ?
Replies: 8
Views: 3405

Re: What tpye 108M wireless network card can support by MT ?

Hi, I have successfully setup SMC 108mbit wifi card, but it does not run at 108Mbit, only at 54mbit, seems MT only supports 54Mbit, not sure though. The TP-LINK 108mbit also has atheros chipset and works Also any card using atheros chipset should work, as long as you are using a PIII or above as old...
by winagain
Thu Jun 28, 2007 10:58 pm
Forum: General
Topic: SAT BACKBONE + ADSL DUAL INTERNET CONNECTION HELP REQUIRED
Replies: 1
Views: 770

SAT BACKBONE + ADSL DUAL INTERNET CONNECTION HELP REQUIRED

Hi all, I have just gotten an ADSL line installed for backup connection to internet for when satellite is down. What I would like to do is setup the router to use both internet connections concurrently, and when the other goes down the one that remains stays online. If anyone could help in this setu...
by winagain
Tue Jun 26, 2007 10:27 am
Forum: The User Manager
Topic: Active users xx Active Sessions xx not equal
Replies: 17
Views: 6083

Re: Active users xx Active Sessions xx not equal

Thanks for the reply,

I did manage to end the sessions manually, but it would be nice if Userman was able to do it automatically though.

Well hope that MT does consider including a option in later versions that end inactive sessions automatically.

Thanks again for the reply much appreciated.
by winagain
Mon Jun 25, 2007 9:34 pm
Forum: The User Manager
Topic: Active users xx Active Sessions xx not equal
Replies: 17
Views: 6083

Active users xx Active Sessions xx not equal

Hi All, I have mikrotik 2.9.43 installed and in userman active users and active sessions start off being equal, then after a while the active sessions becomes greater, having double entries. Is there a way to sort this problem out, or to remove the additional end the sessions without deleting the cl...
by winagain
Fri Jun 22, 2007 11:37 am
Forum: The User Manager
Topic: Does Userman support bandwidth throttling?
Replies: 6
Views: 2810

Re: Does Userman support bandwidth throttling?

would be nice if this feature was implemented within userman, as it would make it alot easier to setup. Throttle 1 time 2h30min throttle 1 download 128000 throttle 1 upload 128000 throttle 2 time 2h30 throttle 2 download 128000 throttle 2 upload 128000 throttle expire after hours = 8 This kind of se...
by winagain
Fri Jun 22, 2007 10:58 am
Forum: The User Manager
Topic: Does Userman support bandwidth throttling?
Replies: 6
Views: 2810

Re: Does Userman support bandwidth throttling?

thanks, we are currently using usermans limitations, but these do not limit the customer if they download too much within an hour or so. What we would like to do is implement a system where clients can download a maximum of 200mb in 1 hour if they go above this then the clients speed drops to a lowe...
by winagain
Thu Jun 21, 2007 8:44 pm
Forum: The User Manager
Topic: Does Userman support bandwidth throttling?
Replies: 6
Views: 2810

Does Userman support bandwidth throttling?

Hi All,

Just wanting to know if Userman supports Bandwidth throttling so that we can limit users who are abusing the the system.

And if not userman does mikrotik software support throttling, and can anyone provide a link to a tutorial or provide help on setting up.

Thanks
by winagain
Thu Jun 14, 2007 1:16 am
Forum: General
Topic: HOW TO THROTTLE PPPOE CLIENTS
Replies: 1
Views: 705

HOW TO THROTTLE PPPOE CLIENTS

Hi, I would like to know if MT has the ability to throttle users bandwidth availability if they exceed a certain amount of download in a specified period of time. Our current setup is Userman PPPOE server with 3 wlans 2 lans all on 192.168.x.x range, we use masquerading. All we would like to do is k...
by winagain
Thu Jun 14, 2007 1:10 am
Forum: General
Topic: Is there a way to send pppoe dial in failure notice to clien
Replies: 0
Views: 445

Is there a way to send pppoe dial in failure notice to clien

Hi, Is there a way to send reason for PPPOE dial in failure notice to a clients computer. Say if the client has reached their download limit, and Mikrotik no longer authenticates the user due to limit reached. Is there a way to get a message to the clients dialer, or is there a 3rd party dialer that...
by winagain
Tue Jun 12, 2007 10:15 pm
Forum: Wireless Networking
Topic: PII PC Not finding Atheros Card
Replies: 10
Views: 1419

Re: PII PC Not finding Atheros Card

The wireless card that i am using is an SMC with atheros chipset....108mbits

SMC WPCIT-G I think it is...not very sure....don't have the box anymore.
by winagain
Tue Jun 12, 2007 1:12 pm
Forum: Wireless Networking
Topic: PII PC Not finding Atheros Card
Replies: 10
Views: 1419

Re: PII PC Not finding Atheros Card

[stephen@stephen] system resource> print uptime: 2d13h19m51s version: "2.9.43" free-memory: 357396kB total-memory: 378968kB cpu: "Intel(R)" cpu-frequency: 2394MHz cpu-load: 0 free-hdd-space: 4896892kB total-hdd-space: 4957220kB write-sect-since-reboot: 159128 write-sect-total: 363008 Works fine on ...
by winagain
Tue Jun 12, 2007 11:39 am
Forum: Wireless Networking
Topic: PII PC Not finding Atheros Card
Replies: 10
Views: 1419

Re: PII PC Not finding Atheros Card

Hi Thanks for reply,

I hope that is the case as I do have a PIII that I can test on.

Thanks.
by winagain
Tue Jun 12, 2007 10:21 am
Forum: Wireless Networking
Topic: PII PC Not finding Atheros Card
Replies: 10
Views: 1419

Re: PII PC Not finding Atheros Card

Ok, thanks will do. Thanks for the help
by winagain
Tue Jun 12, 2007 9:43 am
Forum: Wireless Networking
Topic: PII PC Not finding Atheros Card
Replies: 10
Views: 1419

PII PC Not finding Atheros Card

Hi All, I have currently a test machine with ROS installed, when I remove HDD and migrate to PII the Atheros PCI card is not found, but on returning both Wireless PCI card and HDD to the P4 it works fine. I would like to use the PII for the router and the P4 for another use, but am unable to get the...
by winagain
Sat Jun 09, 2007 4:28 pm
Forum: Beginner Basics
Topic: problem with mac address
Replies: 4
Views: 2316

Re: problem with mac address

Try clone mac address from host on ap.

Did u create a user with mac filter on the account?

If you did, remove the filter and try dial in again
by winagain
Fri Jun 08, 2007 6:21 pm
Forum: The User Manager
Topic: !!!Usermanage Limits not working!!! Urgent
Replies: 12
Views: 3924

Re: !!!Usermanage Limits not working!!! Urgent

After removing the static queues, the dynamic ones created by userman are now working.

Thanks, much appreciated.

did not know that was the case with dynamic and static queues. :-)
by winagain
Fri Jun 08, 2007 11:37 am
Forum: The User Manager
Topic: !!!Usermanage Limits not working!!! Urgent
Replies: 12
Views: 3924

Re: !!!Usermanage Limits not working!!! Urgent

thanks for the reply,

The only static queue that we have is one that is on the backbone connection, not to limit traffic but to monitor traffic, so that we know how much traffic we are using per month.

I suppose that we can remove that, I will have a look see if that helps.

Thanks
by winagain
Thu Jun 07, 2007 6:18 pm
Forum: Beginner Basics
Topic: How 2 use winbox to connect 2 a PC installed with MT-OS ???
Replies: 6
Views: 2630

Re: How 2 use winbox to connect 2 a PC installed with MT-OS ???

A PC board can also be run on a twelve volt power supply, using an inverter, depending on your region either 220v or 110v. Built into a waterproof case. Does exactly the same thing as routerboard. The only advantage of having a routerboard that I have noticed is power consumtion is less, and is more...
by winagain
Thu Jun 07, 2007 1:24 pm
Forum: Beginner Basics
Topic: I need Help please!!
Replies: 4
Views: 1981

Re: I need Help please!!

Oh! Somthing that I missed. We are situated in the Kalahari in Botswana, and temp here somtime reaches 50 deg C in shade, and MT router has no problem although some thermal fade on signal. But we don't get internet cos our Satellite router bombs out...so we sit with only lan. If I understand correct...
by winagain
Thu Jun 07, 2007 1:18 pm
Forum: Beginner Basics
Topic: I need Help please!!
Replies: 4
Views: 1981

Re: I need Help please!!

You should be able to get at least 36mbit using 54mbit cards, and connect using Nstream if you only have one station that you want to connect. You will need to have two antenna's on each end though. to maximise speed and through put. Theoretically it is possible. Depending on how much you want to in...
by winagain
Thu Jun 07, 2007 11:40 am
Forum: Beginner Basics
Topic: How 2 use winbox to connect 2 a PC installed with MT-OS ???
Replies: 6
Views: 2630

Re: How 2 use winbox to connect 2 a PC installed with MT-OS ???

Hi Kvan64 It is like the router board, even without ip address you should still be able to access the system. log on to computer with ROS installed, and key in /interface print if you have a device listed check to see that it is enabled. If it is enabled and you still have problems try another card,...
by winagain
Thu Jun 07, 2007 11:33 am
Forum: Beginner Basics
Topic: problem with mac address
Replies: 4
Views: 2316

Re: problem with mac address

Hi, I had a similar problem with our test system, only one client could connect through the ap, all others would hang on dialing the pppoe connection. Untill the first client connected disconnects and then the other client would be able to connect. Seems that some access point only allow 1 pppoe tun...
by winagain
Thu Jun 07, 2007 11:27 am
Forum: Beginner Basics
Topic: I need Help please!!
Replies: 4
Views: 1981

Re: I need Help please!!

Hi Nett2k We have successfully got Point to Multipoint link of 23.9km We use the following equipment: Senao Routerboard 532 3 X 120 deg sector antennae 1m of LMR400 between routerboard and antenna's Atheros mPCI 802.11b adapters with 200mW output Client Stations use Senao Wireless AP 802.11b running...
by winagain
Thu Jun 07, 2007 10:53 am
Forum: The User Manager
Topic: !!!Usermanage Limits not working!!! Urgent
Replies: 12
Views: 3924

Re: !!!Usermanage Limits not working!!! Urgent

12 D name="<pppoe-thakadu>" dst-address=0.0.0.0/0 interface=<pppoe-thakadu> parent=none direction=both priority=8 queue=default-small/default-small limit-at=64000/128000 max-limit=64000/128000 burst-limit=128000/256000 burst-threshold=128000/256000 burst-time=10s/10s total-queue=default-small 13 D n...
by winagain
Wed Jun 06, 2007 9:55 pm
Forum: The User Manager
Topic: !!!Usermanage Limits not working!!! Urgent
Replies: 12
Views: 3924

!!!Usermanage Limits not working!!! Urgent

Hi, We have a situation where our clients get unlimited access, we have setup rate limits within userman for each user. Lets say user 1 is limited to 64k upload and 128k download with burst rate of 128k upload and 256k download, with a burst time of 10s The user would still be able to get maximum th...
by winagain
Mon Jun 04, 2007 9:30 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Need help with routing and games
Replies: 2
Views: 766

Re: Need help with routing and games

Thanks, We did solve it eventually. We connected the AP that recieves wireless signal to the edimax router on one of the lan ports and set edimax router to wisp mode, and we are now able to browse the network, and connect to the internet at the same time. MIKROTIK---AP set as client--->edimax lan po...
by winagain
Thu May 31, 2007 11:10 pm
Forum: Wireless Networking
Topic: Require Drivers for Wireless Card
Replies: 2
Views: 672

Re: Require Drivers for Wireless Card

Thanks.

Atheros or Prism II card it is then.

Seem to keep buying the wrong things....probably should research before buying :-)
by winagain
Thu May 31, 2007 8:39 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Need help with routing and games
Replies: 2
Views: 766

Need help with routing and games

Hi All We have a small wisp, and would like to use the wireless feature of the mikrotik board to link two game locations. Both ends use edimax wireless 4port routers. We are unable to view the server on the other site. We are also unable to view network computer at the two locations due to the route...
by winagain
Thu May 31, 2007 1:16 pm
Forum: Wireless Networking
Topic: Require Drivers for Wireless Card
Replies: 2
Views: 672

Require Drivers for Wireless Card

Hi, I have setup a computer with ROS, and have a SMC WPCI-G wireless card, it has a realtek chipset. Was just wondering if there is support for realtek chipsets, if not is there a driver that I can download to get it to work with mikrotik. If anyone knows how I could set this kind of wireless card u...
by winagain
Wed May 23, 2007 11:39 am
Forum: General
Topic: Level 6 Upgrade resulted in loss of connection
Replies: 2
Views: 652

Level 4 was previous licence

It did not change anything, but seemed to disable all routes. Not physically disable, they just did not work. After removing the routes, and seting up routes again all was fine.

The upgrate was from level 4 to level 6. in MT2.9.42
by winagain
Wed May 23, 2007 11:24 am
Forum: General
Topic: Level 6 Upgrade resulted in loss of connection
Replies: 2
Views: 652

Level 6 Upgrade resulted in loss of connection

Hi All, When upgrading to level 6 licence we lost connection to the internet, it seems to have lost the routing table, I have now removed all static routes and re-setup the router and all is well. Could anyone tell me why this would happen on licence upgrade??? I am also posting just in case someone...
by winagain
Thu May 10, 2007 6:36 pm
Forum: The User Manager
Topic: current license allows only 10 active sessions????
Replies: 10
Views: 4168

Thanks for the quick reply

Just want to say thanks for the reply, I will have to use pppoe with queues untill i have got the new licence key
by winagain
Thu May 10, 2007 2:23 pm
Forum: The User Manager
Topic: current license allows only 10 active sessions????
Replies: 10
Views: 4168

Is there a workaround

Hi ,

Is there a work around by creating another server for another 10 clients, or is 10 the limit.

This is again on level 4 licence

Hope that there is a workaround.
by winagain
Thu May 10, 2007 2:19 pm
Forum: The User Manager
Topic: current license allows only 10 active sessions????
Replies: 10
Views: 4168

Thanks for the link

Hi took a look, and noticed that only ros v3 and unlimited offer more users.

Looks like we will have to upgrade to level 6 licence

thanks
by winagain
Wed May 09, 2007 9:06 pm
Forum: The User Manager
Topic: current license allows only 10 active sessions????
Replies: 10
Views: 4168

current license allows only 10 active sessions????

Good Day, We have level 4 licence on mikrotik ros version 2.9.42, and when the 11 user tries to connect, they get disconnected, and log says current licese allows only 10 users. What can be done to remidy this, as we do have level 4 licence and this allows 200 pppoe connections. Please help, quite u...
by winagain
Wed May 02, 2007 12:54 pm
Forum: General
Topic: How do you open ports for P2P
Replies: 7
Views: 2136

Yes, I do

I did add dst-nat chain, as I did for my web server, but as we have a satellite link, we are also connected to the sat router, which apparently blocks p2p by default. unfortunatly I do not know how to opperate the sat router, so I will not be able to open the ports. We are going to be getting ADSL s...
by winagain
Wed May 02, 2007 2:34 am
Forum: General
Topic: Need help setting up Ros to route to web server on lan.
Replies: 7
Views: 1843

ADSL SPEED

Hi again I don't think my site will require such speed at this stage, as it is a relativly small site, and no downloads are made available. Basically I am planning on doing this as a learning curve, and when available technology actually reaches us here at the far end of the earth :D. Basically when...
by winagain
Tue May 01, 2007 8:28 pm
Forum: General
Topic: How do you open ports for P2P
Replies: 7
Views: 2136

ISP DOES NOT BLOCK P2P

Hi The isp says they do not block any ports from thier side, so then I would need to unblock on our linkstar router. Have no Idea how to do that though will have to find another forum for that as it is not mikrotik Then open up ports on that for trafic through to mikrotik and then open up ports on m...
by winagain
Tue May 01, 2007 8:26 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Need help setting up Ros to route to web server on lan.
Replies: 7
Views: 1843

The intended use is not for public viewing.

Hi thanks for the reply So you basically saying that it is pointless having the server there in the first place. Thanks though....I'll through in the towel untill ADSL gets to us...End of this Month ....then we will have better connection for server as well as online gaming :D !!! Thanks all that re...
by winagain
Tue May 01, 2007 12:55 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Need help setting up Ros to route to web server on lan.
Replies: 7
Views: 1843

Still not working

Just to mention our back bone is run from Vsat, and we have been issued a Dynamic Public IP.

It does not change often but does change.

Our Setup

INTERNET--->ISP--->SAT--->VSAT ROUTER--->MIKROTIK ROS--->WEBSERVER

mikrotik ros ether1 ip is 10.77.204.193 and the web server is 192.168.3.5
by winagain
Tue May 01, 2007 12:26 pm
Forum: General
Topic: How do you open ports for P2P
Replies: 7
Views: 2136

OK will do

I have tried some of the ports that you mentioned, I am able to download on P2P but not at the rate my normal downloads, even when there is many seeds. I have checked to see if the diffirent ports make a diffirence, but my computer can't keep a connection with the trackers, thus slowing the download...
by winagain
Tue May 01, 2007 12:12 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Need help setting up Ros to route to web server on lan.
Replies: 7
Views: 1843

Ip Addresses for setup

Hi, Thanx for the quick reply

I will try out now, and get back to you.
by winagain
Mon Apr 30, 2007 1:39 am
Forum: General
Topic: ppoe disconnect and connect automaticly
Replies: 2
Views: 918

PPPOE DISCONNECTS THEN RECONNECTS

I had the same problem just after configuring clients. Check to see that the limit bytes in and limits bytes out in your pppoe secrets tab under PPP are not checked and have vallues. This sets the limit for each pppoe session, and With the information that you provided this is the only thing that I ...
by winagain
Mon Apr 30, 2007 1:17 am
Forum: General
Topic: How do you open ports for P2P
Replies: 7
Views: 2136

How do you open ports for P2P

Hi all, Just looking for info on how to open ports for P2P I have read the manual, but have still not been able to setup port forwading to all clients. Clients connect using PPPOE connection, to the router, and when using P2P software does not seem to be able to connect using these ports. Any inform...
by winagain
Mon Apr 30, 2007 1:11 am
Forum: General
Topic: Need help setting up Ros to route to web server on lan.
Replies: 7
Views: 1843

Need help setting up Ros to route to web server on lan.

Hi all, I have the following setup. Ether1 IP : 10.77.204.xxx Wlan 1 : 192.168.1.xxx Wlan 2 : 192.168.2.xxx Wlan 3 : 192.168.3.xxx Nat setup : Src nat --> masquarade PPPOE server with static local ip's for clients Queues work fine and everything is working clients can access internet...no problem. W...
by winagain
Sat Jul 15, 2006 10:49 pm
Forum: General
Topic: FTP Problem on client pc's cant access FTP
Replies: 1
Views: 696

FTP Problem on client pc's cant access FTP

PROBLEM ON CLIENT PC'S CANT ACCESS FTP I have setup a ppoe server and everything is working well except the FTP sessions. It says connecting, then immediatly terminates the session, you barley get enough time to view the information in the status bar, then it says your connection to the host was te...