How to setup Mikrotik router

Download the router software winbox and login with “admin” as username and password would be blank.

The default IP address would be

do not reset the settings to blank before update.

system -> clock -> set time

system -> identity -> change router name

system -> Packages -> check for updates

system -> Reset Configurations -> Reset

If you get disconnected and your router is not visible in winbox. Give your computer lan static ip and see if the router gets available in winbox list.

System -> User -> edit user -> Change default password which is empty

We will connect wan cable on ether5 port and connect lan cable on ether1.

select ether5 and change its name to “Wan Internet”

Setup Router with dynamic IP Addresses


Setup Router with Static IP Addresses

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How to make hotspot?

This is all folks 😉