Mikrotik User Manager in very handy for the user management in Mikrotik, for example, a user on a hotspot.With User Manager, we can add, manage, and monitor user with ease. User Manager is an application management system within mikrotik which also serves as a radius server that can be used for:
- HotSpot users,
- PPP (PPTP / PPPoE) users,
- DHCP users,
- Wireless users,
- RouterOS users.
Well, this time we will study Mikrotik challenge Mikrotik User Manager. You should know that not all Mikrotik RouterOS already installed features User Manager. So please check first whether the user package manager already installed on your Mikrotik anything yet. If do not mean to be installed first.
Tutorial How to Install and Settings User Manager Mikrotik
User Manager checks whether the package is installed in Mikrotik.
Open Winbox, enter the menu System -> Packages
If no user-manager on the list of packages means that the user manager has not been installed
You can also check with the manager user to access directly from the browser. Open access browser
If the feature is not installed User Manager will display the message Error code 404 Not Found.
If the feature User Manager Mikrotik
you have not installed then you must install it. But first you have to upgrade your Mikrotik RouterOS according to the latest version on the web Mikrotik.com. Why should upgrade first? Because the user package manager we downloaded from the web mikrotik.com and its package only compatible with the latest RouterOS version that is in the download page Mikrotik. So to be safe first RouterOS please upgrade your proxy to the latest version. Please read the Tutorial How to Upgrade to the Latest Version RouterOS
for more details 🙂
Furthermore you please go to page mikrotik.com/download. Select the type of your Mikrotik RouterBoard -> Select your Mikrotik RouterOS version -> Download All packages. For example, as shown below:
Extract the downloaded file -> file copy user-manager.npk
Open the Files menu on Winbox Mikrotik
-> click menu paste
-> make sure the user package manager appearing in the list and uploaded files in the root directory and not in a subdirectory.
Reboot (restart) to install Mikrotik user package manager automatically.
Please check again in the menu System -> Packages whether user package manager is installed anything yet.
If it appears in the list of packages, trying to access his manager user’s browser as before. Open the browser, access http://ipmikrotik /userman
Should the login page will appear Mikrotik User Manager.
For the login is the same as its default RouterOS login username: admin and no password. If you are already logged in user dashboard will display her manager:
Current User Manager Mikrotik already installed and ready for use. For those of you who are already in a hotspot Mikrotik his manager user can use the feature to facilitate user management.