Daily Archives: October 17, 2017


RouterOS includes a tool to show CPU usage that is similar to CPU information displayed by Window’s Task Manager. The processes can be viewed here, but they have to stopped under their normal settings. For example, if I saw that the firewall was consuming most of my CPU, I would […]

Packet Sniffer

Packet Captures are one of the best and primary troubleshooting tools in networking. RouterOS includes three different ways ( 4 if you include CALEA) that you can capture packets. There is the Packet Sniffer tool that is used for everything except wireless packets. There is the Wireless Sniffer specifically for […]