Posted by pikpik on 27 February, 2008
- Set the first boot device to CDROM in router’s BIOS.
2. After booting from CD you will see a menu where to choose packages to install:
Welcome to MikroTik Router Software installation
Move around menu using ‘p’ and ‘n’ or arrow keys, select with ’spacebar’.
Select all with ‘a’, minimum with ‘m’. Press ‘i’ to install locally or ‘r’ to
install remote router or ‘q’ to cancel and reboot.
[X] system [ ] isdn [ ] synchronous
[X] ppp [ ] lcd [ ] telephony
[X] dhcp [ ] ntp [ ] ups
[X] advanced-tools [ ] radiolan [ ] web-proxy
[ ] arlan [ ] routerboard [ ] wireless
[ ] gps [X] routing
[ ] hotspot [X] security
Follow the instructions, select needed packages, and press ‘i’ to install the software.
3. You will be asked for 2 questions:
Warning: all data on the disk will be erased!
Press [Y] to continue or [N] to abort the installation.
Do you want to keep old configuration? [y/n]:
You should choose whether you want to keep old configuration (press [Y]) or to erase the configuration permanently (press [N]) and continue without saving it. For a fresh installation, press [N].