Managing configuration backups

  The configuration backup can be used for backing up MikroTik RouterOS configuration to a binary file, which can be stored on the router or downloaded from it using FTP or Winbox for future use. The configuration restore can be used for restoring the router’s configuration, exactly as it was at the backup creation moment,

Creating Multiple WiFi SSIDs

Part1 Part2 This feature is useful for separating access for different types of users. You can assign different bandwidth levels and passwords and instruct users to connect to the specific virtual wireless network, it will appear to wireless clients as a different SSID or a different device.

Installing Packages

RouterOS supports a lot of different features and since every installation requires a specific feature set, it is possible to add or remove certain groups of features using the package system. As a result, the user is able to control what features are available and size of installation. Packages are provided only by MikroTik and

How to use Winbox

Winbox is a small utility that allows administration of Mikrotik RouterOS using a fast and simple GUI. It is a native Win32 binary but can be run on Linux and MacOS (OSX) using Wine. All Winbox interface functions are as close as possible to Console functions, that is why there are no Winbox sections in